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Naples pizza twirling wins Unesco 'intangible' status

Naples pizza twirling wins Unesco 'intangible' status

The art of 'pizzaiuolo' -- which has been handed down for generations in the southern Italian city -- was given the nod by the UN cultural body's World Heritage Committee, who met on the South Korean island of Jeju.

Pak talks in jeopardy after attack on air base

Pak talks in jeopardy after attack on air base

A rapprochement effort between India and Pakistan appeared to be in jeopardy yesterday, as security forces battled for the third day to clear out militants who attacked an Indian Air Force base and killed seven soldiers.