Synopsis of International Events of 2011

The Force of Nature and the Tragedies On March 11, 2011 one of the strongest earthquakes of the last century happened in Japan. The nation was ravaged by a brutal 9 magnitude (on the Richter scale) earthquake, followed by a tsunami with waves of 10 meters high and th...

Cristiano Ronaldo Would be Witness on Berlusconi Trial

The Portuguese soccer player of Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo is part of the 214 witnesses that will testify on the Ruby case, which involves the former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. The Milan Courthouse decreed this after accepting the long list of witnesses...

Mario Monti was Sworn in as Prime Minister of Italy

The economist Mario Monti has been officially sworn in as prime minister of Italy. President Giorgio Napolitano on Wednesday 16th November presided over the ceremony at the presidential palace hours after Monti form a new government focused on rescuing Italy from financial...