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Italy's League chief sees government program completed Wednesday

Italy's League chief sees government program completed Wednesday

In it, the parties said they planned to ask the European Central Bank to forgive 250 billion euros ($296 billion) of Italian debt purchased under the euro zone central bank's quantitative easing (QE) program. "The European Union would not be complete without the Italian nation", Juncker said. 5-Star has moderated its position considerably in the a year ago, rowing back on a previous plan to hold a referendum on Italy's membership of the currency bloc.


Law enforcement to focus on seat belt use

Law enforcement to focus on seat belt use

Xenia High School, the victor of the 2018 Spring High School Seat Belt Challenge, will be awarded with a check in the amount of $500, sponsored by All State Agent, Scott Pauley. A campaign kickoff press event will be held at St. John Health System in Tulsa on Monday, May 21 at 11 am. Motor vehicle occupants who buckle up increase their chances of surviving a crash by as much as 75 percent.


Messi and FC Barcelona heavy-weights in SA

Messi and FC Barcelona heavy-weights in SA

Security was high at the airport as they were shepherded into their transport and headed for their hotel. Barcelona will play an worldwide friendly against Mamelodi Sundowns , the champions of South Africa's Premier Soccer League, in Johannesburg on May 16 to mark 100 years since the birth of former president Nelson Mandela, the club announced on Thursday.


WB Panchayat elections: Re-polling underway in 568 booths

WB Panchayat elections: Re-polling underway in 568 booths

In Monday's panchayat poll violence that swept across Bengal, 13 people died and around 50 were injured. Counting of votes for the panchayat polls will be held on May 17. "This might be highest ever number of booths for re-polling since 1980 when the first rural polls were held in the state". Tension erupted in Raiganj in North Dinajpur district where mutilated body of a polling officer Rajkumar Roy was recovered from the rail tack.


Top lawyer at Novartis to step down amid Michael Cohen scandal

Top lawyer at Novartis to step down amid Michael Cohen scandal

On May 2, Rudy Giuliani, the former NY mayor who joined Trump's personal legal team in April, said Trump had reimbursed Cohen for the payment. The agency's former director Walter Shaub has argued this week Trump must disclose whether he held debts exceeding $10,000 - including his debt to Cohen for the hush money payment - or risk breaking federal law.


Pope Francis Decries 'Spiral of Violence' in Middle East

Pope Francis Decries 'Spiral of Violence' in Middle East

Monday's demonstration had coincided with Israel's 70th anniversary - an event Palestinians refer to as "The Catastrophe" - and the relocation of Washington's Israel embassy to Jerusalem, which also took place Monday. "The living presence of Christ to safeguard, defend and expand in us is the lamp that lights our footsteps, a light that guides our choices, a flame that warms our hearts in going to encounter the Lord, making us able to help those who journey with us" toward eternity, the pope ...