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Some 70 women and children are among hundreds of migrants brought to the shores of Sicily after being rescued in the central Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday (February…
Taxi drivers in Italy have called off their protests over delays to legislation regulating the ride-hire app Uber and other services. A deal has been reached with the government.
Protesting taxi drivers block streets in central Rome, calling for tougher regulations on competing car-share and car-hire operators.
Italy's taxi drivers have staged a sixth day of protests in major cities across the country. The aim is to force the government to crack down on burgeoning limousine business and the app-based ride hi
A top discrimination official has resigned after accusations that government funds meant to promote diversity projects and tackle racism had been earmarked for gay sex clubs masquerading as cultural c
Huge crowds have gathered in Saint Mark’s Square in Venice (February 19) to witness one of the Italian city’s carnival highlights – ‘The Flight of the Angel’.
As expected Italy's former premier Matteo Renzi has resigned as leader of the Democratic Party in the hope that he can return to politics in a stronger position before an election is due early next ye
It is one of the most renowned street celebrations in Europe, The Carnival of Viareggio famous for its parades of huge floats.
Thousands of taxi drivers in Rome, Milan and Turin turned away fares and joined protests against changes in the law they say will favour Uber.
Matteo Renzi tells his ruling Democratic Party he wants a leadership contest before any national vote
This “magic mirror” has been made by European researchers It reads your face and tells you about your health A set of cameras capture possible signs of health problems Depth sensors analyse your face
Tension flared in Italy on Saturday on the fringe of a largely-peaceful demonstration against a meeting of European far-right political groups.
There have been ugly scenes in Bologna in Italy after riot police and students clashed inside the city’s university for a second day.
The two countries strengthen ties to deal with common issues like terrorism, migrant-trafficking, tourism and energy
The Golden Palace in Rome, built by Emperor Nero is getting the virtual reality treatment.
It is no ordinary exhibition…because the precious paintings featured all belonged to an art-loving mobster!
Italy's biggest bank UniCredit is selling 13 billion euros of new shares to rebuild its capital reserves following writedowns on bad loans.
Italy’s prime minister has signed a memorandum of understanding with Libya to curb the flow of migrants to Europe.
Three Italians have been arrested on suspicion of running an arms trafficking ring.
Mauro Moretti and Michele Mario Elia were convicted over the derailment and explosion of a freight train carrying liquid petroleum gas through the Tuscan town of Viareggio in 2009.
An Italian coast guard ship, the Spanish humanitarian group Proactiva Open Arms and a Caribbean-registered supply vessel went to the aid of six rubber dinghies and three wooden vessels.
More than 30 people have been arrested in a probe into the business interests of the ‘Ndrangheta, the organised crime group based in the southern Calabria region of…
The search and rescue operation at the avalanche-hit Hotel Rigopiano is over.
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