Tag Archives: Silvio Berlusconi

Judges

Up the road in Trani today a judge Angela Schiralli will give her decision on whether to remand a group of named executives of Standard and Poor and Fitch rating agency accused of manipulating the markets thereby causing the Sovereign … Continue reading

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Xylella nel Salento

Or Xylella fastidiosa to give it it’s full name. Three days ago I was asked on this blog what I knew about this disease affecting olive trees in the Salento region of Puglia . Not much I replied though there had … Continue reading

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La Ruota della Fortuna

The wheel of Fortune. What an apply named programme to talk about the latest twist in Italian politics. Sorry readers but yes I am sitting on a beach in Penang Malaysia enjoying some evening sunshine at 6 p.m. The temperature … Continue reading

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Bunga Bunga and Away

I read today in my Friday copy of The Bangkok Post (the papers take a long time to reach Chiang Rai) that Il Cavaliere had finally been thrown out of parliament after months of so called negotiations and couldn’t not … Continue reading

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