Voting begins on Monday
Headlining the event was Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini and Marine Le Pen of France's National Rally (RN). The two populists are eager for their Europe of Nations and Freedom (ENF) group to become the third largest party in Brussels.
Photographs by an artist renowned for disappearing into his artworks have gone on display. Chinese performance artist Liu Bolin, known as the Invisible Man, began this series in 2005.
The former Italian Prime Minister was admitted to hospital on Tuesday morning but has since said he is "fit and ready for this election campaign."
The Egyptian teenager who raised the alarm after his schoolbus was hijacked and set ablaze in Milan last week is to be granted Italian citizenship
An Egyptian is being hailed a "hero" for hiding his cellphone from bus driver and calling police in Wednesday's school bus hijack.
Sumptuous opera "La Traviata" charms La Scala with Plácido Domingo and Angel Blue
A school bus driver went on a rampage with 51 students aboard before setting the vehicle ablaze in an apparent protest over Italy's migration policy, police said.
Futuris travels to northern Italy to meet the European researchers developing better ways to recycle composite materials such as carbon and glass fibre.
The "People First" rally was a colourful parade which packed the streets. More than a thousand associations joined in the party atmosphere.
London celebrated Chinese New Year on Sunday, with crowds gathering in Trafalgar Square and lining the streets to watch a parade wind its way to Chinatown.
Juventus secured a record winning title in the Italian Super Cup on Wednesday evening amid a backdrop of controversy over where the final match was held
The opera house revived the famous production to mark the fifth anniversary of the director's death.
A widespread fire raged in the Milan suburb of Quarto Oggiaro burning a rubbish dump.
A glimpse of the best looks spotted at Green Carpet Fashion Awards
Pumpkin spice lattes are moving in on espresso's turf- Starbucks opens its first Italian location today in Milan. 6 billion espressos are consumed in Italy each year, usually quickly, cheaply and while leaning on a cafe counter. Starbucks is looking to become a part of that hallowed coffee culture.
It's after British model Chloe Ayling told Italian police she'd been lured to a photo shoot in Italy's fashion capital last summer, abducted and held captive for six days by Lukasz Herba
Design, culture and quality are some of the words that describe the Salone del Mobile Milano, the leading international and trendsetter furniture and design event.
Design festival expected to draw nearly 300,000 visitors.
Fashion, art, creativity and technology, all in one week in Milan.
Worried mother says her daughter is no longer answering the phone after making a distressed call to say the train was derailing.
Armani, DSQUARED2 and Billionaire showcased
The latest trends from Prada's black nylon to Emporio Armani's youthful tailoring
Designers like Versace, Prada and Dolce and Gabbana showed their A/W collections
Reactions differ in the wake of referenda on more autonomy in two northern Italian regions.
Lombardy and Veneto are asking for a bigger share of the tax take and spending powers in twin votes on autonomy from Rome.