Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:35:08 GMT
Italy migrants: Amnesty accuses police of torture
- BBC News
A leading human rights group has accused Italian
police of using violent tactics to fingerprint migrants. Amnesty International said it had 24 accounts of ill treatment, including beatings and electric shocks. There was no immediate response to the ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:16:24 GMT
Quake hits already battered central Italy
A strong earthquake has hit the same area of central Italy
that has already been battered by a spate of recent tremors, but there were no reports of casualties or further serious damage. The US Geological Survey (USGS) initially measured the quake at 5 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:09:29 GMT
Central Italy trembles again in new 4.8 earthquake
- The Local Italy
According to Italy's
National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, over 100 quakes of at least a 2.0 magnitude were felt during the night, particularly in the Marche region. The epicentre of the strongest, which took place at 1:35am, was between ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:47:50 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:28:23 GMT
Amnesty: Italian police tortured migrants to meet EU target
police tortured asylum seekers with electric shocks and beatings, human rights group Amnesty International says. EU pressure on Italian
authorities to fingerprint every new arrival led to abuse at so-called hotspots where asylum claimants are ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:15:06 GMT
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:11:38 GMT
How Much Central Italy Heaved During its Huge Earthquake
- Gizmodo UK
A new ground displacement map shows the dramatic degree to which the Italian
landscape moved during the earthquake on 30th October, including an unfortunate mountain village that heaved over two feet. This past Sunday, a 6.5 magnitude earthquake ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:07:26 GMT
Drone video reveals extent of Italy quake damage
- The Straits Times
(Reuters) - Italy's
fire department on Wednesday (Nov 2) released aerial footage recorded by drones flying over the central Italian
towns hit by last week's earthquakes. No deaths or critical injuries were reported after the ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:48:49 GMT
Italy quake hits regional economy built on small producers
- 680 News
In this photo taken on Monday Oct. 31, 2016 cured hams hang in a damaged plant in Norcia, Italy
. The earthquake in Italy
this week has hit the local region‚Äôs economy where it hurts. The makers of prized hams and dairy businesses have seen their ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:44:07 GMT