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12 September 2017 3:51 PM Family die falling into volcano crater

THREE members of the same family have died after falling into a 1000C volcanic crater near Naples, Italy. The Sun reports that one of the children - a boy aged 11 - is believed to have crossed a safety barrier and tumbled into the Solfatara Crater at Pozzuoli. The three who died were named as Massimiliano Carrer, 45, his wife Tiziana Zaramella, 42, and Lorenzo 40

3 September 2017 3:20 AM European World Cup qualifiers: Brilliant Isco leads Spain show of dominance over Italy

Two brilliant strikes from Isco and a late goal from Alvaro Morata gave Spain a 3-0 win over Italy, to move into the driving seat for automatic qualification to the 2018 World Cup. Real Madrid midfielder Isco, who was deployed, curled a free kick beyond the reach of veteran Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon to put Spain ahead in the 13th minute 18

2 September 2017 12:13 AM Australian man Ben Dummett dies while BASE jumping in Italy's Trentino region

A man from Western Australia has died after hitting a mountain while BASE jumping in Italy's Trentino region. Ben Dummett, 25, from Mandurah, south of Perth, had been in Europe for several months BASE jumping with friends. The experienced sky diver hit a mountain while taking part in a jump with friends on Monday. Mr Dummett had completed 300 jumps since 17

26 August 2017 10:42 PM The burqa is about control and subjugation of women. Not religion

MPs warn against burqa ban despite poll1:10 I’M BACK this week from a short break in Europe and watched from afar Pauline Hanson’s appearance in the Senate wearing a burqa. The furore about the stunt might have been silenced by the events in Barcelona that moved the news cycle on, but despite the condescension of elites, the issue remains front and centre 21

25 August 2017 7:45 AM Fourth case of measles at Perth school

A fourth child has been diagnosed with measles at Perth Waldorf School, more than a week after the health department gave an on-site vaccine to students. A Health Department spokeswoman confirmed the latest case, which comes three weeks after the highly contagious disease was first detected in an unvaccinated year 10 student who had returned from Italy 17

25 August 2017 7:36 AM Fourth Perth Waldorf School, Bibra Lake student diagnosed with measles

A fourth case of measles has been confirmed in a student from the Perth Waldorf School in Bibra Lake. The WA Health Department’s Virus Watch bulletin has confirmed the latest case, with three students contracting the disease from a high school student who developed measles after a holiday in Italy, which is in the midst of a measles epidemic. The department 48

21 August 2017 1:36 AM Sydney boy Julian Cadman died in Barcelona terror attacks

THE alleged ringleader of the Spain terror attacks had links to one of the 2004 Madrid bombers and was in Brussels shortly before bombings there last year, according to reports. Abdelbaki Es Satty is thought to have radicalised the younger members of the cell that attacked Las Ramblas and Cambrils. The suspected mastermind’s home has been searched in the wake of the two separate 68

13 August 2017 9:33 PM Wallaroos humbled by France at World Cup

DUBLIN: Australia have lost 48-0 to France to crash out of semi-final contention at the women's rugby union World Cup in Ireland. The Wallaroos are winless after conceding eight tries in their second group match in Dublin on Sunday. Hawthorn champion Luke Hodge went out a winner in his last game on Tasmanian soil as Hawthorn out-played North Melbourne 14

12 August 2017 6:23 PM Italian tourist arrested over killing of hotel worker at Egyptian resort

Cairo: An Italian tourist has been detained in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Marsa Alam on suspicion of killing a supervisor on a hotel building site, judicial sources said. The supervising engineer died after becoming involved in a brawl on Thursday when he warned the tourist not to enter a restricted area, the sources said. The Tourism Ministry said on Friday 12

6 August 2017 10:41 PM A British model says she had her wrists and ankles handcuffed before being stuffed in bag by kidnappers

Man arrested over British model kidnapped in Italy1:00 Italian police said on Saturday they had arrested a 30-year-old man suspected of abducting a British model in Milan and threatening to auction her online unless a ransom of $300,000 was paid. Pascale Davies reports. A BRITISH model who was kidnapped by sex slavers told last night how she was drugged 36