San Giuliano di Puglia earthquake

San Giuliano di Puglia earthquake

Italians grieve for 26 little angels

THE people of San Giuliano di Puglia yesterday buried the 26 "angels" killed when their school collapsed on top of them after a moving funeral attended by the Italian president.

Criminal charges threat as anger rises over school deaths

INVESTIGATORS arrived yesterday at the site of an Italian school destroyed by an earthquake with the loss of 26 childrens’ lives and warned manslaughter or negligence charges could follow.

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Aftershocks rock village

THE residents of earthquake-hit southern Italian village San Giuliano di Puglia spent the night outdoors or in tents, as aftershocks continued this morning in the wake of the disaster that killed 26 children and three adults after a school collapsed.

2 boys pulled alive from quake rubble

TWO boys were today pulled alive from the rubble of an Italian school hit by an earthquake which killed at least 26 people - including a whole class of young children.

Parents scrambled on the rubble praying their child was still alive

IT WAS a scramble for hope in desperate circumstances, the race against time made worse with the moans of the dying and injured.

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