MILAN – Mayors from all over Italy gathered for a demonstration in support of Liliana Segre, the 89-year-old Holocaust survivor and senator for life who has recently been targeted by vicious onlin
TURIN – Two trams have collided in Turin, injuring 11 people, emergency services reported. No one was severely hurt.
FLORENCE – An earthquake tremor of magnitude 4.5 struck Tuscany early Monday morning, the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV) has recorded. There were no immediate reports of
ROME – To mark World Soil Day on Thursday, IBM unveiled “soil sculptures” outside the Roma Convention Centre aiming to raise awareness of issues of soil degradation and to encourage more sustainab
ROME – The rector of the University of Siena has condemned allegedly pro-Hitler tweets by a professor who may now lose his job, Il Messaggero reported Tuesday.
ROME – Three hikers have been found dead in the Apennines, apparently killed by mountaineering accidents, local authorities report.
VENICE – A vote to divide La Serenissima from the town of Mestre for administration has failed to reach the quorum that would make it valid, Italian media report.
ROME – 19 far-right extremists who allegedly wanted to create a new Nazi party have been arrested, police sources said.
ROME – President of Italy Sergio Mattarella labelled violence against women a “public emergency” on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on Monday.
VENICE – A protest against big cruise ships, MOSE and the mayor took place ahead of Tuesday’s council meeting to deal with the fallout of historic flooding in La Serenissima, local media reported.
ROME – A viaduct on the Turin-Savona motorway collapsed after a landslide and a woman has drowned in Piedmont as the severe weather shows no sign of letting up, authorities report.
LAMPEDUSA – Five bodies have been recovered after a boat carrying migrants was shipwrecked a mile off Lampedusa, authorities report.
ROME – The organisers of the “sardines” movement have launched a manifesto calling for protests against populism, political sources report.