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Italy set to pass new law to fight food waste

The Italian parliament is due to pass new laws cutting red tape for shops or supermarkets who wish to donate food - making it Europe's second country after France to introduce new legislation<p>Italy is poised to pass a new law to ensure it is "easier to donate than to waste" food, making it the …

Agriculture

Macedonian police say will return migrants to Greece

SKOPJE (Reuters) - The Macedonian police are taking steps to return to Greece a group of migrants who evaded a border fence and crossed in to Macedonian territory on Monday, a police spokeswoman said.<p>Migrants are stopped by Greek riot police as they look for a way to cross the Greek-Macedonian …

Greece

Monumental piers found in sunken harbor city of Corinth

Underwater excavations of the ancient city of Corinth have uncovered monumental piers and evidence that the sunken port of Lechaion functioned as a …

Migrants stranded in Greece becoming desperate | The Star

DIAVATA MIGRANT CAMP, GREECE—As Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras puts it, Greece is now “a warehouse of souls.”<p>In the freshly shovelled earth, lines of …

Greek-Macedonian border breached by migrants, as three drown crossing river

Hundreds of migrants have managed to breach the Greek-Macedonian border, further along from where the main crossing is closed.<p>As many attempted to get across a swollen river, tragedy struck: Macedonian police say two men and a woman drowned.<p>Officials say they are now taking steps to return the …

Refugees

Hundreds of migrants march out of Greek camp, cross to Macedonia

MOIN, Macedonia (Reuters) - Hundreds of migrants marched out of a Greek transit camp, hiked for hours along muddy paths and forded a rain-swollen river to get around a border fence and cross into Macedonia, where they were detained on Monday, authorities said.<p>Migrants wade across a river near the …

European Union

Egypt just slashed the value of its currency by 13%

Economists have said that Monday's devaluation was necessary to spare the treasury from spending desperately needed foreign currency to prop up the Egyptian pound.<p>Many Egyptians are worried however that a devaluation would cause a surge in prices. Egypt's economy has yet to recover from years of …

Second body found after Gaza tunnel collapse

GAZA CITY — A second Gazan was found dead Sunday after the collapse of a tunnel on the Egypt border, the interior ministry in the Islamist Hamas-run …

Israel

Egypt Military Spending: Parliament Clears French Loan For Navy, Air Force Technology Amid ISIS Fight

Egypt’s Parliament has cleared a $3.76 billion loan from France to buy new weapons and military equipment, Defense News reported Sunday. The country …

IDF vehicle comes under fire on Egypt border

An Israeli army vehicle traveling along the border with Egypt came under fire early Monday morning. No soldiers were reported injured.<p>The unarmored …

Sinai Peninsula

Egyptian Teens Convicted of Blasphemy for Video Mocking ISIS

A leading rights group on Monday called on Egyptian authorities to quash blasphemy sentences handed down to four teens and their teacher for a video they made mocking ISIS.<p>An Egyptian court convicted the four Christian teenagers for contempt of Islam on February 25 after they appeared in the video …

This Mexican island populated entirely with decomposing dolls is TERRIFYING

Source: Wikimedia<p>A court has heard how a couple who murdered a young woman and burned her body were afflicted by 'folie à deux' — here's what it …

The wife of 'El Chapo' Guzmán still believes in her husband's innocence

CULIACÁN, MEXICO — She arrived on time, driving an unarmored car. There were no bodyguards in sight, although it was difficult to tell whether the men we saw walking around the hotel earlier were her security guards.<p>It was an unusual appearance for the wife of the most powerful drug lord in the …

16th century church resurfaces from reservoir in Mexico

A 16th century church has resurfaced from a reservoir in Mexico. The Catholic church, known as the Temple of Santiago or the Temple of Quechula, was …

16th century

Drug Cartels Are Taking Over the Tortilla Business in Mexico | VICE News

Samuel ran down the steep dirt track lined with blue and pink houses desperate to escape. The 20-year-old took long strides and ran from one side to the other in a zigzag. He begged for someone to open the door of a house so he could hide, but nobody did. That mid-morning, the poor and violent …

What Is This Enormous Gloopy 'Sea Monster' Found In Mexico?

If you’re heading down to a Mexican beach for Spring Break or a holiday this month, be warned – "The Blob" is back.<p>This grayish 4-meter (13-foot) …

Italy's navy rescues 700 migrants from six boats, four found dead

ROME (Reuters) - More than 700 migrants were rescued from six leaky boats in the sea between Tunisia and Sicily on Tuesday and four were found dead, the Italian navy said.<p>Migrants climb aboard a lifeboat during a rescue operation of 219 migrants by Italian naval vessel Bettica (not seen) in this …

European Union

Italy condemned for its role in abduction of Egyptian imam in 2003

European court of human rights decision comes as former CIA official Sabrina de Sousa is in custody in Portugal over part in ‘extraordinary rendition’ of Abu Omar<p>Italy has been condemned by the European court of human rights for its role in the 2003 abduction of a radical Egyptian imam by the CIA, …

Italy: US ambassador summoned over Berlusconi spying reports

Italy’s foreign ministry has summoned the US ambassador, over reports that American intelligence services tapped the phones of former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi and his aides.<p>It is claimed the NSA spied on Berlusconi when his government was under pressure at the height of the eurozone debt …

Thanks to Italy, the US Is Launching Drone Strikes Against the Islamic State in Libya | VICE News

The US now has the go-ahead to launch drone strikes from Italian soil, according to recent reports. This news comes just days after a rash of almost 50 US airstrikes pounded the hell out of a bunch of Islamic State targets, including training camps in Libya.<p>It probably won't come as a huge shock …

Italy Prime Minister: 'I'm rooting for Hillary Clinton'

During a news conference with foreign media to mark his second year in office, Renzi was asked if he could work with Republican candidate Donald Trump should he win this year's election.<p>"As Italian prime minister, it's obvious that I would work well with whoever is president of the United States," …

Hillary Clinton