Dozens of residents and holidaymakers were told to evacuate an area on the Italian side of Mont Blanc as a glacier threatened to collapse.
A 500,000 cubic metre chunk of the Planpincieux Glacier is on the verge of breaking away because of high temperatures.
Italy's civil aviation authority accused the Irish carrier of "systematically" not complying with rules imposed to curb COVID-19 transmissions at airports.
National authorities and lawyers are embroiled in debate after migrants crossing into Italy were found to be ushered into vans, deported to several countries, and ultimately abandoned outside the EU.
Italy inaugurated a new bridge in Genoa in place of one that collapsed and killed 43 people two years ago.
The new San Giorgio bridge in Genoa was built in just 15 months — quite an achievement in Italy where such work usually takes more than a decade.
Almost two years since Italy's Genoa bridge collapsed, killing 43 people, a new structure opens in its place on Monday.
Italy commemorates the victims of the Bologna Massacre - the most deadly attack on its soil since the end of the Second World War.
He could now face trial for refusing to let a rescue ship carrying scores of migrants dock on the Italian island of Lampedusa last year.
The tenor also cast doubts over the "gravity" of the coronavirus pandemic.
Officials have said that the migrants were found and tested negative for the coronavirus.
Naples is taking opera into the town square to thank its medical workers – and bring hope to residents.
"Nothing happened there was licit', the prosecutor of Piacenza said.
There was a lot of wrangling at the EU summit over the size and terms of the coronavirus recovery fund. For once, the hard-hit southern states don’t feel like they’re losing out.
Italian coastguards and volunteers have been working for three days to cut the net from around the mammal.
A land artist is helping to cultivate support for US presidential hopeful Joe Biden after carving a picture of him in an Italian field.
Authorities blamed the incident on unlawful fishing, as they seized over 100 km of illegal fishing nets since January.
The City Council voted to rename one of its concert halls after Morricone as his soundtrack to the film Once Upon A Time in America was played.
The package, sent from Colombia, contained 500 beans that had been cut open, stuffed with cocaine powder and carefully fastened closed with dark brown tape.
Mud and water swept away the vehicles and left them blocked in a highway underpass.
The Narodni dom was a state-of-the-art cultural building. Italian fascists burnt it down in 1920 amid tensions between Italy and Yugoslavia.
The inflatable barriers are supposed to protect the city from tides as high as three metres.
In this week's Unreported Europe, Monica Pinna goes to Naples to find out how Camorra is capitalising on the social and economic crisis caused by Covid.
As the hospital in Italy's first hotspot declares itself COVID-free for the first time, authorities are taking cautious action to avoid a second wave of coronavirus.
After over a week at sea, the first individuals began disembarking the Ocean Viking aid vessel at a Sicilian port late on Monday night.
Musicians played where once the audience would have sat.