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Coded letter written by Italian nun ‘possessed by the devil’ finally translated

Coded letter written by Italian nun ‘possessed by the devil’ finally translated

A 17th century ‘letter from the devil’, written by a Sicilian nun who claimed to be possessed by Lucifer, has finally been translated thanks to the dark web, reported Daily Mail. Maria Crocifissa della Concezione wrote the coded letter at the Palma di Motechiaro convent in 1676, and claimed that the Satan had scribed it using […]

Italian priests, Canadian nun freed in Cameroon

Italian priests, Canadian nun freed in Cameroon

Two Italian priests and a Canadian nun kidnapped in April by suspected Boko Haram militants in northern Cameroon were released on Sunday, officials said. The Cameroonian presidency said the captives had been “handed over last night to Cameroonian authorities”, and thanked those who had worked for their release. Giampaolo Marta and Gianantonio Allegri, missionaries from […]

Portraits of Famous People on Fingers

Portraits of Famous People on Fingers

An Italian artist going by the name of Dito Von Tease has created “Ditology”, a project where portraits of famous people, real or fictional, are featured on human fingers. “Dito” translates to “finger” in Italian. It all started when Dito Von Tease, 33, was looking for an original avatar to use as his profile picture […]