ROME -- Italy, Europe’s nation with the highest exposure to geological risks, is shutting down and cutting teaching posts in geology departments all across the country due to laws from the Gelmini
AMATRICE — The feisty mayor of Amatrice who become a national hero after his cool handling of the quake that
RIETI — More criminals, operating under the guise of journalists or forces of the order, have been making attempts to loot areas struck by last week’s earthquake which k
CATANZARO – In her first 10 weeks as Mayor of Nocera Terinese in the province of Catanzaro, Fernanda Giugliotti has placed the good of the city as her top priority.
AMATRICE -- Over 238 people have been pulled out alive by the fire brigade and rescue forces from the under the rubble in the towns which were so heavily destroyed by the powerful earthquake which
AMATRICE -- Three British citizens were reportedly killed by the recent earthquake which struck parts of central Italy, Il Fatto Quotidiano newspaper said on Friday.
AMATRICE -- Cases of looting have broken out in the destroyed towns of the earthquake zone, leading to calls for a stronger Carabinieri paramilitary police presence in the area.
AMATRICE -- Domenico Angelone, member of the Italian National Board of Geologists has stressed the need to put geological considerations at the heart of territorial planning, having visiting the e
VENICE -- The multi-billion euro MOSE engineering project designed to protect the city of Venice from flooding is still undergoi
AMATRICE -- Airbnb hosts have opened up their homes to those affected by the earthquake which recently struck central Italy, with the period of “free accommodation” due to last until at least Sept
AMATRICE -- A sum of 2 million euros reportedly allocated to the consolidation of the hospital building in this central Italian t
AMATRICE -- Many young children have been found dead under the rubble in the towns most affected by the earthquake which hit central Italy, whe
ROME -- “Italy is behind the times when it comes to building anti-seismic buildings- we only prepare once there has been an earthquake,” said Enzo Boschi, leading geophysicist and seismologist, on
FERENTINO -- A young immigrant travelled 400 km on the A1 motorway strapped to the bottom of an articulated lorry, traffic police said.
RAGUSA — An Indian man accused of trying to kidnap a 5-year-old girl in Ragusa has been transferred to an Centre for Identification and Expulsion (CIE) in the Sicilian c
FOGGIA -- Veronica Padoan, daughter of the Minister of Economy and Finance, joined a protest against the exploitation of low paid African agricultural workers in the southern region of Apulia.
CATANIA — A group of four Egyptians were injured in the Catanian commune of San Cono after taking severe beatings to their heads and bodies from a group of three Italian
FLORENCE — A 13-year-old Egyptian boy who has travelled to Italy on a people smugglers' boat to find a cure for his terminally ill brother has arrived in the Tuscan capi
PALINURO — Operations have been resumed to recover the body of Silvio Anzola, a diver who for the last few days has been trapped in an underground passage of the Scalet