MILAN – A two-year investigation into the ‘Ndrangheta organised crime syndicate which culminated in 40 arrests on Tuesday managed to record a notorious “swearing in ceremony” for the first time.
ROME - The Emiglia Romagna civil protection agency has warned that severe overflowing from the water basins of several large rivers is likely.
ROME – Clashes between police and protestors in Padua and Milan have coincided with major public transport closures in Friday’s nationwide, so called “social”, strike.
GENOA –Severe weather warnings in place until Wednesday as prosecutors open a manslaughter inquiry into the deaths of an elderly couple in Leivi.
NAPLES – A lawyer was found guilty but two mafia bosses acquitted of threatening Roberto Saviano's life in a result which is "half a victory" according to Savian
NAPLES – Union leaders reached a precarious agreement on Thursday, finally re-opening the site to an estimated 1,100 waiting tourists.
BRESCIA – Prime Minister Renzi tells unions that economic reform will happen as violent protests take place outside the building.
MILAN – The former finance minister for Berlusconi’s government, Giulio Tremonti, is under investigation for allegedly taking a 2.4 million euro bribe from Finmec