Rescuers on Thursday found some 30 bodies in an avalanche-buried hotel in central Italy, local media reported.

Manchester United has become the first football club in Britain to appoint its own counter-terrorism chief, it was confirmed on Wednesday.

Central Italy trembled Wednesday, with a series of earthquakes causing widespread structural damage, halting transport systems, and chasing thousands of Italians from their homes, schools, and places of work.

An export ban has been placed on two precious items, once owned by one of the best known governors in British colonial history, Clive of India.