The 53-year-old president of the Lazio region, received more than 65 percent of the votes during the primary election over the weekend. The group will now work towards re-establishing itself as a strong force against the populist government.
Candidates were out and about for the final moments of campaigning ahead of Sunday's election in Italy
The former prime minister of Italy has been reinstated as leader of the country's governing Democratic Party (PD) after being elected in a primary a week ago.
Democratic Party members re-elect Matteo Renzi as their leader, as the former PM mounts a political comeback
Former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi is attempting a political comeback by launching a bid to recapture the leadership of the centre-left Democratic party…
Leaders gathered at the opulent palace - the symbol, for many, of France's "Ancien Regime" or old order - to prepare for the upcoming commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome.
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
Matteo Renzi tells his ruling Democratic Party he wants a leadership contest before any national vote
Italy’s new prime minister Paolo Gentiloni has undergone emergency heart surgery.
Italy’s caretaker prime minister Paolo Gentiloni has won the backing of the Senate in a confidence vote allowing his government to take office, turning the political turmoil down from boil to…
Italy’s president has begun talks with political leaders to find a quick resolution to the political crisis unfolding in the country following the resignation of prime minister Matteo…
The world’s oldest operating bank Monte dei Paschi needs to raise five billion euros by the end of this month.