Zoya Akhtar's multi-star film takes shape
Feb 11, 2014
Associated Press | Monday March 10, 2014
The 44,000-capacity stadium will host four World Cup matches in June, including England vs Italy and United States vs Portugal. The Arena da Amazonia was one of six stadiums not completed by the end of last year as wanted by FIFA.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 6, 2014
Pedro Rodriguez scored the lone goal of the match in the 63rd minute. Spain will play two more friendly matches against Bolivia and El Salvador before they kick-off their World Cup campaign against the Netherlands.
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Pope Francis has played down the notion that he is a "superman" who will bring sweeping reforms to the Roman Catholic Church, stressing that its ban on contraception and opposition to gay marriage will remain in place.
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 5, 2014
China is to "declare war" on pollution, Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday at the opening of the annual meeting of parliament, with the government unveiling detailed measures to tackle what has become a hot-button social issue.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday March 4, 2014
As police patrol outside and pace the corridors of her office, anti-mafia prosecutor Alessandra Cerreti talks about her specialty - breaking the power of the clans by turning to their women.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 3, 2014
The leaders of the world's top industrialized powers turned on fellow G8 member Russia on Sunday, condemning its "clear" violation of Ukraine's sovereignty.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 2, 2014
India has to recover bank guarantee worth Rs 2,134 crore deposited in Italian banks after scrapping AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal in which allegations of corruption against then IAF Chief SP Tyagi and others are being probed by CBI.
Saturday March 1, 2014
CEO Sergio Marchionne will be hoping the similarities don't end there as he orders up sporty new Alfa Romeos and sleek Maseratis in a bid to repeat in Italy what British brands like Mini and Jaguar have since achieved under foreign ownership.
Offbeat | Agence France-Press | Thursday February 27, 2014
When even their president is being caught sneaking around behind his partner's back, it is perhaps unsurprising to find the French topping a poll for infidelity, alongside the equally hot-blooded Italians.
World | Reuters | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi won a final parliamentary vote of confidence on Tuesday after pledging to slash red tape and "revolutionise" the economy.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Hours after India decided not to prosecute two of its marines accused of killing Indian fishermen under the stringent anti-piracy SUA (Suppression of Unlawful Acts) law, Italy today said the decision was the "fruit of Italian firmness".
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 25, 2014
England's spot-kick loss to Italy at the 2012 European Championships -- with Hodgson then their manager -- was their sixth in seven shoot-outs at major tournaments. The manager now wants a sports psychologist to help his team.
World | Agence-France Presse | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi called for a "radical and immediate change" in recession-hit Italy as he outlined his new government's reform agenda before winning a crucial confidence vote in the Senate early on Tuesday.
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Sony has put up the Xperia Z2 for pre-order in Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday February 24, 2014
The Centre today withdrew the contentious anti-piracy charges in Supreme Court against the two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012.
World | Reuters | Monday February 24, 2014
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi faces his first test before a fractious national parliament when he goes before the Senate on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Saturday February 22, 2014
Matteo Renzi became Italy's youngest premier on Saturday, promising a new era of stable government after using old-school politicking to engineer the ouster of a fellow Democrat he deemed too timid to get the nation back to work.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2014
The new Italian government has described as "unjust" the detention of two of its marines for two years in connection with the killing of two Indian fishermen and vowed to bring them back.
World | Reuters | Saturday February 22, 2014
Italian centre-left leader Matteo Renzi took office on Saturday as his country's youngest Prime Minister, facing pressure to show immediate results after he forced out his predecessor over the slow pace of economic reforms.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday February 21, 2014
India has asked Italy to increase security at its embassy in Rome after the mission received a live bullet and several hate mails earlier this week.