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#Enrico Letta

# enrico-letta - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Taoiseach: Credit for bailout exit goes to the people

“Today is historic in the sense that we’ve come through a very difficult period,” Enda Kenny said today.

Buongiorno Enrico! Taoiseach meets with Italian prime minister today

Enrico Letta will meet with Enda Kenny at Government Buildings in Dublin later.

# enrico-letta - Friday 4 October, 2013

Three hundred people now feared dead after migrant boat disaster

Rescuers and local fishermen were overcome with emotion as they spoke of chaotic early morning scenes in the water off the Italian island of Lampedusa.

# enrico-letta - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Doctors ‘run out of coffins’ on tragic Italian island

More than 130 people drowned in the horrific tragedy as doctors say they have run out of coffins.

At least 82 asylum-seekers dead after boat capsizes off Italian island

The local mayor of Lampedusa said 82 bodies had been recovered by emergency workers, including those of two children and several women.

# enrico-letta - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Italian crisis intensifies as rebels begin deserting Berlusconi

Members of his party are considering splitting from the former premier after he urged his ministers to pull out of the Government at the weekend.

# enrico-letta - Monday 30 September, 2013

Italian PM calls confidence vote after Berlusconi pulls his ministers out of government

The crisis was sparked when scandal-hit Silvio Berlusconi’s centre-right People of Freedom (PDL) party pulled its ministers out of the barely five-month-old coalition government.

# enrico-letta - Sunday 14 July, 2013

An Italian senator has likened the country's first black minister to an orangutan

Robert Calderoli later said he was making a joke, and meant no offence to the minister, Cecile Kyenge.

# enrico-letta - Monday 17 June, 2013

Caption Competition: What are the G8 leaders chatting about?

Political ties were off the agenda as world leaders had a casual meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny earlier today.

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders G8

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders

Eight heads of government, and two EU presidents make up the G8 leaders who are gathering in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow.

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Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask

A gathering of some of the world’s most powerful people is happening up the road in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow. But what’s it all about?

# enrico-letta - Monday 10 June, 2013

FF leader stands by McGuinness as Kenny brands him 'damaging' to politics

Enda Kenny says it’s up to Fianna Fáil to decide on John McGuinness’s future – and Micheal Martin has offered full support. above reproach’.”

Buongiorno! Enda to meet Enrico, Italy's new prime minister

It’s been a busy past few days for the Taoiseach.

# enrico-letta - Monday 3 June, 2013

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PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit

A massive security effort is being organised ahead of the arrival of world leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel and David Cameron to Enniskillen later this month.

# enrico-letta - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

After two months, Italy's finally getting a new government

The Chamber of Deputies has passed a motion of confidence in the broad coalition led by new premier Enrico Letta.

# enrico-letta - Saturday 27 April, 2013

# enrico-letta - Friday 26 April, 2013

Berlusconi wants new government to 'confront' EU's austerity agenda

The 76-year-old former premier is set to join a new grand coalition – and says he’s hoping to be made the Minister for Finance.

# enrico-letta - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Italy's next PM drives to nomination meeting in his own Fiat minivan

Enrico Letta looks set to form a new government next week amid opposition in his own party and from the Five Star Movement led by ex-comedian Beppe Grillo.