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National anger grows as Italy bridge collapse kills 37

National anger grows as Italy bridge collapse kills 37

Rescuers recovered three bodies overnight, fire official Emanuele Gissi told AFP , after scouring the scene of devastation under floodlights. "We must not allow another tragedy like this to happen again", he added. The company that operates and maintains the highway, along with many other roads in Italy, said in a statement Tuesday that "stabilization" work was ongoing at time of the collapse.


Caspian Sea states sign landmark convention

Caspian Sea states sign landmark convention

According to the Convention, the main area of the water surface of the Caspian Sea remains in the common use of the parties, and the bottom and subsoil are divided by neighboring states into plots by agreement between them on the basis of global law.


Canada, Australia Dominate 2018 List Of World's Most Liveable Cities

Canada, Australia Dominate 2018 List Of World's Most Liveable Cities

Vienna overtook Melbourne as the top-ranked city in the world for liveability, scoring a near flawless score of 99.1 per cent. Osaka in Japan was in third position, followed by Calgary in Canada and Sydney in Australia. The rest of the top 10 was made up of Vancouver in Canada, Toronto in Canada, Tokyo in Japan, Copenhagen in Denmark and Adelaide in Australia. War-ravaged Syria's capital Damascus is on the bottom of the list which comprises 140 cities globally.


USA ambassador urges Britain to ditch support for Iran nuclear deal

USA ambassador urges Britain to ditch support for Iran nuclear deal

Iran will soon receive a second batch of enriched uranium up to 20 percent that Russian Federation kept under a nuclear agreement signed between the Persian nation and six world powers. In an article in the Sunday Telegraph , he said: "It is time to move on from the flawed 2015 deal". Asked if British companies could expect Britain to stand its ground over deal, a British minister, Alistair Burt, told reporters last week, "They can expect us to do that, yes".


Bridge Collapses Near Italian City Of Genoa

Bridge Collapses Near Italian City Of Genoa

Italian fire services said the bridge, in an industrial area in west Genoa, fell down at 5 a.m. A long section of the towering Ponte Morandi suspension bridge completely collapsed in Genoa, Italy, on Tuesday, sending cars and trucks that had been driving on the A10 highway crashing down below.