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Outgoing PM Conte hands over to new Italian PM Mario Draghi
Former European Central Bank Chief Mario Draghi, the man credited with largely saving the euro currency formally took the helm as Italy's premier.
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The populist 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League both signaled support for a Draghi-led government, saying they were ready to put aside bitter rivalries in the national interest.
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Last week the country's prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, resigned after ex-PM Matteo Renzi withdrew his party from the governing coalition.
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President Mattarella is to begin "consultations" with the various political parties, starting with the smallest first, to see whether a new coalition can be formed.
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Giuseppe Conte's government has survived a no-confidence vote in the Italian Senate after winning a similar vote in the lower house on Monday.
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Italy's Senate to hold confidence vote on Giuseppe Conte's government
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Guiseppe Conte is fighting for political survival after former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi pulled his party's support from the government last Wednesday.
Italy's Prime Minister to address parliament on political crisis
Conte told President Sergio Matterella in a meeting on Thursday afternoon that he plans to provide lawmakers with "the indispensable political clarification" about the crisis, the presidential palace said in a statement.
Italy's government in crisis after junior coalition partner quits
Former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who leads Italia Viva, withdrew support from the government.
Italy introduces strict travel restrictions to prevent COVID-19 spread
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Italy reels as hundreds attend funeral of black man beaten to death
21-year-old Willy Monteiro Duarte was brutally beaten to death after intervening in a fight to help a friend. Premier Giuseppe Conte and Italy’s interior minister attended the funeral.
Italy to reveal how it'll spend €209bn of EU coronavirus recovery cash
Increasing the employment rate and boosting the green economy are among the main priorities.
Watch: Italy opens new Genoa bridge two years after fatal collapse
Almost two years since Italy's Genoa bridge collapsed, killing 43 people, a new structure opens in its place on Monday.
COVID-19: Italy prosecutors question PM Conte over lockdown 'delay'
Families of COVID-19 victims claim business concerns delayed lockdowns being imposed on two Lombardy towns.
Genoa bridge completion shows 'Italy will not be beaten', says PM
The partial collapse of the bridge in August 2018 killed dozens of people - but a new bridge has since been built in its place, with the final piece being fitted on Tuesday.
Italy coronavirus shutdown: how the emergency measures work
The coronavirus decree announced by PM Giuseppe Conte covers Lombardy and surrounding provinces in northern Italy, imposing major restrictions on around a quarter of the country’s population.
Russia and Turkey push for ceasefire in Libya
German Chancellor Angela Merkel backed the ceasefire effort and announced talks would take place in Berlin.
Italy PM Conte warns Russia and Turkey are setting Libya agenda
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Italy's Salvini triumphs in Umbria as ruling alliance slumps
Far-right League leader Matteo Salvini won a crushing victory in the Italian region of Umbria, results on Monday showed, raising questions about the survival of the ruling coalition.
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French President Emmanuel Macron met with Italian President Sergio Mattarella and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte in Rome on Wednesday.
Rome to Brussels: Italian renaissance as new government takes its marks
For his first visit abroad follwing the formation of his new pro-European majority Giuseppe Conte couldn't resist the call of Brussels. The Italian prime minister met the leaders of the European institutions, starting with the president-elect of the European Commission Ursula Von Der Leyen: a woman
Italy's new government can get to work after getting senators' backing
Senators backed Prime Minister Guiseppe Conte's new government with 169 in favour and 133 against.
Members of Italy's Five-Star Movement approve coalition with PD
Members of Italy's Five Star Movement vote 79% in favour of coalition with Democratic Party
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Last ditch effort: Italy's Conte hopes for populist-left wing alliance
Populist 5-Star supporters are voting today on whether to hook up with their long-time foe, the centre-left Democratic Party.
Italian PM appeals to 5-Star members to back new government
Members of 5-Star will hold a ballot on the party's internet platform on Tuesday to decide whether the group should join forces with the Democratic Party, its traditional foe.