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Italy declares emergency after Sardinia flood
At least 18 killed and several missing as flash floods submerge parts of Mediterranean island.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 06:57 GMT
Falling satellite debris to hit Earth
Italy says debris could fall on its territories and warns of minimal risk.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2013 19:57 GMT
Costa Concordia salvage operation begins
Risky operation to pull shipwrecked cruise liner upright is under way off Italian island of Giglio.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 09:09 GMT
Portugal blaze 'under control'
After a 24 hour struggle, firefighters contain the fire in Serra da Estrela National Park.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 11:27 GMT
Italy disaster chief quits over quake row
Luciano Maiami resigns after seven members of his committee are sentenced to jail for underestimating L'Aquila quake.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 18:23 GMT
Portugal seeks EU help to fight forest fires
Four water-dumping aircraft sought as dozens of fires rage in the north and centre of drought-hit country.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2012 05:15 GMT
US Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Isaac
Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama on alert as Republicans forced to reschedule start of national convention in Florida.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 10:58 GMT
Mafia suspected in south Italy school blast
Student killed and several other people injured in apparent bomb blast in Adriatic port of Brindisi.
Last updated: 19 May 2012 15:38 GMT
Climate: Putting people over money
Facing climate change, a social movement in El Salvador fights mass flooding and the toxic burning of cane fields.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2011 12:24 GMT
Italians riot over rubbish dump
Berlusconi pledges to end waste crisis after residents protest plans to build a vast garbage tip near Pompeii.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2010 14:54 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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