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On this day…in 278

On February 14 around the year 278 A.D., Valentine, a holy priest in Rome in the days of Emperor Claudius II, was executed. Under the...

On this day…in 1941

On this day, British and Australian forces enter the port at Tobruk, in Libya, and tens of thousands of Italian occupiers are taken prisoner. Italy declared...

Pizza makers in short supply in Italy

They may be short of ways of making some dough but recession-hit Italians are reportedly reluctant to become pizza makers because of long hours...

The crazy Italians want a porn-star for president

The MP's in Italy have failed to agree on a choice for the country's next president, with some casting prank ballots for porn star...

Spain soccer team return to heroes welcome

Spain's victorious football team have been feted on the streets of Madrid after flying home from the Ukraine with the Euro 2012 trophy. After beating...

‘Seize The Day’, says England’s Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard has urged England’s stars to boldly grab glory by beating Italy tonight. He wants them to be like Rome’s Julius Caesar — whose...

Balotelli may kill racial abusers at Euro’s

Italy and Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has threatened to kill anyone who racially abuses him during next month's Euro 2012 in Poland and...

Psychic results of the 2012 London Olympics

It was many years ago my grandfather told me the story of a supposed Olympic Games, held in byegone days. A noted psychic by the...

Socceroos are top 20 in the FIFA world rankings

Australia rise two places and are the top-ranked Asian country. The Socceroos are also top seed in a 10-nation draw for the final round of...

Lovely Rita looks fab on the beach

Rita Rusic has been flaunting her enviable body in a series of tiny bikinis all week, and it’s not hard to see why. The 51-year-old...

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