ROME - Data from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite shows a heavy decline in air pollution over Italy as the nation went into lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, with the most noti
ROME – A team of Chinese medical specialists flew from Shanghai to Rome with over 30 tonnes of medical supplies to help Italy in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
ROME – Italian industrial strikes occurred sporadically over the week, as workers protested against the Italian government's decision to give employers the right to decide whether or not to close t
ROME – The total number of people who have died from Coronavirus in Italy surged to over 1000 Thursday as a total of 15,133 cases were registered including over 2,000 new cases since Wednesday, of
ROME – The Minister of Labor Nunzia Catalfo has pledged on radio that nobody will lose their jobs because of the coronavirus emergency as they will be protected by social safety nets, saying "all s
ROME - The Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has decided to tighten the lockdown across all commercial outlets except pharmacies, grocers, newsagents, and tobacconists, but stressed in a live o
ROME – Representatives from the northern regions of Lombardy, Veneto, and Piedmont, have proposed a further tightening of the lockdown in Italy, and requested the closure of all activities except f
MILAN – Italy's business capital is facing a mental challenge due to the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus, but beyond the increasing number of infections, the risk of social isolation and loss of
POMPEII – A mural called ‘Sweet Home’ appeared under a road bridge exhibiting a positive expression of social-distancing, which medical experts advise as key to preventing the spread of COVID-19.
ROME – One in five people who test positive for coronavirus are between 19 and 50 years old, according to analysis conducted by the Italian Higher Institute of Health (ISS).
ROME – In a televised address, the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte revealed a new decree on Monday that places the whole of the country under lockdown until April 3. Speaking from the Palazzo
ROME – A protest in Modena prison in which barricades were erected, objects were thrown, and furniture was broken has left six inmates dead and four in critical condition, according to prison admin
MILAN – A leaked Italian government document led to mass panic on Saturday night as hundreds of people boarded trains in Lombardy, with online video footage showing the stampede and viral photos ca
ROME – Lombardy and 14 provinces in the regions of Veneto, Piedmont, Emilia Romagna and the Marche were under quarantine from the rest of Italy Sunday under a draconian decree law Italian Prime Min
ROME – The Italian President Sergio Mattarella called on Italians to follow the advice of the government in a televised address. “What we are going through at the moment requires harmony and unity
ROME – New polling data shows the Italian government to be consolidating support, with the League having fallen to within 5 percentage points of the Democratic Party (PD), as revealed in a Ixè Inst
FOSSANA – The owner of a small drone which crashed on a motorway in Cuneo province last week has been identified while trying to find it by parking in the hard shoulder of the motorway, according t
ROME – The Italian government has declared that all schools and universities are closed until at least March 15, following the government's consultation with a scientific committee at the Palazzo C
ROME – A former Italian admiral, Matteo Bisceglia, is under investigation for the alleged rigging of defence contracts after the interception of hundreds of phone calls, according to judicial sourc