Tag: Italy

4-year doping ban for Juventus star Pogba

4-year doping ban for Juventus star Pogba

French football star Paul Pogba was banned for 4 years for doping. The Juventus midfielder tested positive for testosterone after a Serie A match against Udinese in August and was temporarily withdrawn from the match by Italy’s anti-doping agency NADO shortly afterwards. The 2018 world champion is threatened with an inglorious end to his career. […]

Coaching pit of the national winter sports team on the Olympic track in Italy 9 minutes ago

Coaching pit of the national winter sports team on the Olympic track in Italy 9 minutes ago

World Tobogganing Association views schedule with ‘great concern’ The Fil World Luge Association views with great concern “the highly ambitious construction schedule, which is progressing faster than any other track,” it said in a statement issued in early February. This also includes a critical homologation phase no later than March 2025 to clarify all safety […]

Inter continues to win with Arnautovic

Inter continues to win with Arnautovic

Inter Milan are unstoppable on their way to a 20th Italian football title. Coach Simone Inzaghi’s side won emphatically 4-0 at Atalanta Bergamo in the extra kick of the 21st Serie A round on Wednesday evening and after 26 of the 38 rounds they sit comfortably twelve points ahead of rivals Juventus Torino. Marko Arnautovic, […]

Economy boss only hires over 60s – there’s a serious problem behind it 3 hours ago

Economy boss only hires over 60s – there’s a serious problem behind it 3 hours ago

When Roberto Brazzale talks about the new people in his large dairy business, he has a big smile on his face. He describes the slightly different team Brazzeil has assembled as a goldmine. The Italian, who runs one of the country’s oldest dairy farms with his two brothers, is now causing a stir with an […]

Cable car accident in Italy: 30 million euros to families

Cable car accident in Italy: 30 million euros to families

The preliminary hearing in the case regarding the cable car accident that occurred on Lake Maggiore in 2021 and killed 14 people continued on Tuesday in Verbania, northern Italy. Six people are charged, including three representatives of South Tyrolean cable car manufacturer Leitner. The judge must decide whether the trial will be opened or not. […]

Fight against speed cameras: “Fleximan” and his followers destroy speed cameras in Italy

Fight against speed cameras: “Fleximan” and his followers destroy speed cameras in Italy

In Italy, the country with the most speed traps in Europe, a group known as “Fleximan” destroyed many speed control points. The actions performed with tools such as the cutting machine, or “Flex” as the craftsman calls it, received both praise and criticism. An unidentified group destroyed four speed cameras overnight in the small town […]

Italy Meloni’s culture war: this is how she wants to transform Italian society 1 hour ago Lea Hensen

Italy Meloni’s culture war: this is how she wants to transform Italian society 1 hour ago Lea Hensen

Dante would probably go back to hell if he knew the current state of Italy’s cultural heritage. This Mediterranean country has one of the richest cultural treasures in the world. For decades, Italian culture was the preserve of the left, but since the right-wing government took power in the fall of 2022, it has unleashed […]

Too much fresh snow again hinders Super-G in Val di Fassa

Too much fresh snow again hinders Super-G in Val di Fassa

Again due to the abundance of fresh snow and piste conditions, the organizers and the World Ski and Snowboard Union FIS have decided to cancel the second Women’s Ski World Cup Super-G in Val di Fassa. Racing was not possible in the Dolomites on Saturday. In this discipline, there is now another race in the […]

Italy searches for speed trap terror Fleximan

Italy searches for speed trap terror Fleximan

Flexible man is back. Or rather men. Or maybe women. Nobody knows for sure. In any case, Italy, Europe’s number one speed trap country, now has a few fewer speed cameras: Four orange boxes with cameras were unloaded on the streets of the small northern Italian town of Buccinasco in a single night. What would […]

Ex-Italian PM calls for huge urgent investment in Europe

Ex-Italian PM calls for huge urgent investment in Europe

Ex-Italian Prime Minister Draghi calls for urgent, huge investments in Europe Photo: © Global Look Press/Attili/Keystone Press Agency Read ren.tv in Former Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi announced changes in the economic world order and called for investing money in Europe as soon as possible. “These changes have many consequences, one of which is obvious: […]