Even if Italy can form a new coalition, its power might be curbed by Matteo Salvini’s League which controls 11 powerful parliamentary committees.
Italy's president has extended the time envisaged for a new government to be formed.
Italy's 5-Star Movement appears to have closed the door on any possibility of resurrecting the country's ruling coalition.
The League has presented a no-confidence motion in the government but the Senate rejected its request for it to be debated on Wednesday, and instead decided that Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte should address the upper house over the crisis on August 20.
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Two pylons of the bridge were wiped out in a controlled explosion to make way for a new structure to be built after it collapsed last August, killing 43 people.
Five Star Movement politicians were forced to sit down for a 40-minute high-school style exam on Tuesday.
Supporters of Italy's 5-Star Movement have resoundingly backed its leader Luigi Di Maio to carry on following a bruising defeat in European elections
Luigi Di Maio, the leader of Italy's 5-Star Movement, is seeking a confidence vote on his party's online platform after a poor result in Euro elections
The foundations of Italy's warring coalition parties are being shaken by the huge debt being faced by Rome and the urgent need for a financial bailout
Italy’s warring coalition partners are meeting today to try to decide on an urgent financial bailout for the city of Rome.
The capital's €12 billion debt must be restructured to avoid defaulting, but the League and the Five Star movement are far apart on the issue.
NBC Left Field takes a look at families who’ve already found a home in Italy and how Italians are helping them have a better life.
The government says those who take part will be signing an employment pact or a social inclusion pact, with recipients expected to retrain and get back into the work force.
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629 people rescued mainly from Libyan waters remain stranded on a vessel about halfway between Malta and Italy after Italy's new interior minister barred them from entry. Our correspondent Anelise Borges, who has been on the boat over the last week has this exclusive report.
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The rejection of a populist government in Italy could further inflame anti-EU sentiment and destabilise the Eurozone.
The anti-establishment Five-Star Movement and the far-right League, which have drawn up a coalition pact aimed at ending months of deadlock, have nominated political novice Giuseppe Conte as the man they want to enact their radical policy plans.
Over the weekend, a majority of Italians participating in an informal ballot approved a policy agenda from the two parties
Italy's far-right League, led by Matteo Salvini, is giving Italians the chance to vote on the deal it has drawn up with the 5-Star Movement
Commentators have been having a field day over attempts by Italy's unlikely coalition hopefuls to draw up a plan for government.