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Pakistan's national carrier has been suspended from the European Union for six months, officials confirmed, after shocking reports revealed hundreds of pilots had fake licences.

Qatar-owned beIN Sports displayed blue screens rather than long-awaited Serie A matches due to a long-standing copyright dispute with Saudi Arabia, which it claims runs a pirate system named beoutq

For Italy's Muslims, lack of burial space deepens grief

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For Italy's Muslims, lack of burial space deepens grief

Compounding the pain for the religious minority has been the grim reality of a lack of space to bury their dead.

Italy expels Tunisian tied to Berlin Christmas market attack

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Italy expels Tunisian tied to Berlin Christmas market attack

Italy has expelled a Tunisian national linked to the man who carried out a deadly 2016 attack on a Berlin Christmas market.

UEFA mulls moving Champions League final away from Istanbul

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UEFA mulls moving Champions League final away from Istanbul

UEFA aims to complete its top club competition in August following scheduling chaos caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Italy probes Islamophobic threats against freed aid worker

Investigating magistrates in the northern city of Milan have opened a probe into the threats against Silvia Romano and police have stepped up patrols around her home.

Paul McLoughlin

Coronavirus could kill 100,000 Syrians in Idlib's refugee camps

Lacking hygiene products and medical care, the refugee camps of northwestern Syria could witness the most tragic scenes of the coronavirus ...

Sebastian Castelier

Coronavirus: Oman's tourism sector takes a hit

Amid growing concerns over the impact of an oil crash on Oman’s state budget, tourism professionals fear ship tourism could crumble as ...

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Italy quarantines 16 million people over coronavirus fears

Italian Prime Minister Guiseppe Conte has confirmed restrictions on movement in and out of large areas of Italy.

More virus cases linked to UAE Tour cycling

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More virus cases linked to UAE Tour cycling

Six people linked to thr recently-cancelled UAE tour have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus spreading around the world.

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UEFA fines Turkey over players' military salutes

Turkey's football association has been fined by UEFA over the actions of more than 20 players during a game in October.

Iran to allow women to attend World Cup qualifier

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Iran to allow women to attend World Cup qualifier

Iran has confirmed women will be able to attend a World Cup qualifier after a woman who was sentenced to jail for trying to enter a stadium ...

Qatar unveils 'Arab inspired' logo for 2022 World Cup

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Qatar unveils 'Arab inspired' logo for 2022 World Cup

Qatar unveils its logo for the World Cup to take place in Doha in 2022, which has taken inspiration from the Arabic language and local ...

UN expert calls for 'moratorium' on spy tech sales

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UN expert calls for 'moratorium' on spy tech sales

A UN expert called Tuesday for "an immediate moratorium" on sales of surveillance technology until rules are established to stop companies ...

Netanyahu praises UAE for inviting Israel into Dubai Expo

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Netanyahu praises UAE for inviting Israel into Dubai Expo

The UAE is pushing ahead with normalisation with Israel as it allows Tel Aviv to take part in Dubai expo 2020.

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Italy probes mystery death of Berlusconi sex trial witness

Italy is investigating the mysterious death of a Moroccan-born witness at Silvio Berlusconi's sex trial, with a newspaper suggesting on Saturday she may have been poisoned with a radioactive substance.

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Milan's La Scala signs €15m deal with Riyadh

In an interview on Tuesday in La Repubblica newspaper, La Scala director Alexander Pereira confirmed the historic theatre has negotiated a ...

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Outcry over Saudi funding plan for Milan's La Scala

In an interview on Tuesday in La Repubblica newspaper, La Scala director Alexander Pereira confirmed the historic theatre has negotiated a ...

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Qatar-based beIN requests Italian football teams boycott Saudi game

An Italian football game is due to be held in Saudi Arabia.

Italy cracks down on asylum seekers' opportunities to integrate

Sara Forcella and Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

Italy cracks down on asylum seekers' opportunities to integrate

Migrants who began building lives in Italy could face deportation after a two-year humanitarian protection, granted to those who successfully ...

Marta Bellingreri, Laura Battaglia and Alessio Mamo

Awaiting judgement: Meeting the IS families

Special report: Inside the al-Shaham camp, where women and children are held indefinitely because of the crimes committed by their husbands, ...

Pyramids FC: Meet Cairo's new mega-club

Uri Levy

Pyramids FC: Meet Cairo's new mega-club

How can a brand new Egyptian team be in the same spending leagues as AC Milan, Marseille, Porto and a host of Chinese clubs? Meet ...

Saudi Arabia sashays along its first Arab Fashion Week

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Saudi Arabia sashays along its first Arab Fashion Week

Jean Paul Gaultier and Roberto Cavalli are in Saudi Arabia - headlining Riyadh's first ever Arab Fashion Week, a women-only event that opened to ...

Italy breaks Tunisian human-trafficking ring: police

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Italy breaks Tunisian human-trafficking ring: police

Italian police broke up a gang including suspects who sympathised with militants, officials said Tuesday.

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