L'Aquila


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Noun1.L'Aquila - the provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central ItalyL'Aquila - the provincial capital of the Abruzzi region in central Italy
Abruzzi, Abruzzi e Molise - a mountainous region of central Italy on the Adriatic
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Outside the half-collapsed building, part of the University of L'Aquila, tearful young people huddled together, some in their slippers, after being roused from sleep by the quake.
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L'Aquila introduced the 'Aluminium Pouch' as an innovative and practical packaging means for their wide range of preserved Mediterranean vegetables including wild mushrooms, artichokes, sun dried plus semi dried tomatoes, grilled vegetables, sauces and pesto.
Italian researchers at the University of Rome and the University of L'Aquila found the virus in seven patients with a relatively rare form of lymphoma cancer called mycosis fungoides, after first isolating it from a cell line derived from another mycosis fungoides patient.
L'AQUILA, (Italy) -- After suffering from a devastating 5.9-magnitude earthquake in April of 2009, the city of L'Aquila in the central region of Abruzzo in Italy had risen from the ashes of that sorrowful natural catastrophe, which left around 308 dead and caused significant damage to the infrastructure.
That hasn't stopped Italian prosecutors from filing manslaughter charges against a group of experts for allegedly failing to provide adequate warning of the April 2009 temblor that killed 309 people in and around L'Aquila.
Aso also announced that Japan will provide 500,000 euros to help build a concert hall in L'Aquila as part of reconstruction efforts in the central Italian city, which was hit by a devastating earthquake in April.
SARAH Brown told of her shock yesterday at seeing the devastation caused by the earthquake in L'Aquila.
L'aquila, July 9 (ANI): US president Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh cozied up to each other at a summit of the G8-G5 groupings at L'Aquila in Italy on Thursday.
A heavy security presence is surrounding the converted police barracks where talks are taking place, with about 15,000 police officers and soldiers deployed in L'Aquila and Rome.
The last body was pulled out of the four-story structure in the city of L'Aquila just after dawn, and family members maintained their vigil up until the end, said.
RUGBY fans from the North East are showing their support for victims of the L'Aquila earthquake.

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