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#Naples

# naples - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Parents and 11-year-old child die after falling into shallow volcano crater

“They crossed the security barriers and fell into the hole.”

# naples - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

The last child to be pulled from Italian earthquake rubble had just saved his younger brother

Two women died when the quake struck the Italian holiday island of Ischia last night.

# naples - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Eight bodies pulled from collapsed apartment block near Naples

Witnesses said a freight train passed on the neighbouring railway track just before the building collapsed.

# naples - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Aer Lingus flight from Naples forced to turn back after hitting flock of pigeons

Flight EI451 had been due to arrive back in Dublin before 3pm.

# naples - Friday 24 February, 2017

Doctor who skipped work to play tennis among staff investigated in mass absenteeism scam

The two-year investigation was conducted by police into the hospital.

# naples - Monday 18 April, 2016

Mafia boss arrested by men dressed as pizza delivery boys

Roberto Manganiello, a boss in Naples’ notorious Camorra mafia, had been on the run since 2013.

# naples - Friday 18 September, 2015

Woman bites off her husband’s mistress’ finger in brawl

Italians are just so passionate.

# naples - Monday 23 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Pope Francis had a pizza delivered right to his Popemobile yesterday Papal Pizza

# naples - Friday 20 March, 2015

Pope set to dine with gay and transgender inmates at a prison in Italy

This will happen during his visit to the Giuseppe Salvia Detention Centre.

# naples - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Dublin man dies after falling from balcony in Italy

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to his family.

# naples - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Italy prepares mass funeral for 38 killed in coach crash

A national day of mourning has been declared in the country.

# naples - Monday 29 July, 2013

38 killed as coach carrying pilgrims crashes in southern Italy Bus Tragedy This post contains videos

38 killed as coach carrying pilgrims crashes in southern Italy

The bus plunged off a motorway flyover near the town of Avellino. The Department of Foreign Affairs says there are no indications of any Irish citizens hurt in the crash.

# naples - Monday 20 May, 2013

Body of Padre Pio to be put on permanent display

A shrine in Italy will put the body of the popular saint on display for the millions of pilgrims who visit the site every year.

# naples - Friday 29 March, 2013

Photos: Exhibition examines daily lives destroyed by Vesuvius

The exhibition in the British Museum in central London seeks to shed light on the everyday lives of the people killed in Pompeii and Herculaneum in 79AD.

# naples - Friday 22 February, 2013

Final day of campaigning in Italy as uncertainty rules over election

Italy goes to the polls on Sunday and Monday but it’s still not clear who is most likely to emerge victorious.

# naples - Friday 3 August, 2012

Polish MP calls on Spain to repay centuries-old loan

Gold ducat loan taken out by King Philip in the 16th century would be worth €57.4 million in today’s gold prices – and that’s before interest.

# naples - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Police arrest Italian mob boss who hid in underground bunker

Michele Zagaria, on the run since 1995, was found in an underground bunker in Casapesenna, in his hometown province of Caserta in southern Italy.

# naples - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Berlusconi accused of persuading witness to lie

From victim to suspect: A Naples judge has turned an extortion case on its head, stating Silvio Berlusconi should be investigated for persuading a witness to lie, while the accused – a Bari businessman – is freed from custody.

# naples - Friday 17 June, 2011

Italy signs deal with Libya to stem the flow of migrants

Italy says it is bearing the brunt of the influx of refugees fleeing violence in North Africa.

# naples - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Bank is foreclosed from its own premises: homeowners win revenge after mistaken lawsuit Payback

Bank is foreclosed from its own premises: homeowners win revenge after mistaken lawsuit

A couple were brought to court for not paying a mortgage they never took out. Their revenge? Foreclose on the bank.

# naples - Friday 8 April, 2011

British family demand not to be served by hotel staff 'of colour'

Legal action taken by a waiter is halted by a judge. Waiter says he was told not to serve the family.