ALLEGHE - British mountaineer Ted Atkins has died in an accident in the Civetta mountains near his home in Alleghe this week,
ROME - Interior Minister, Matteo Salvini, has fired two heads of Italian secret services in one fell swoop, leaving the question of leadership of Italy's intelligence community unanswered.
CATANIA - After days of waiting in the port of Catania for orders, the Italian Interior Minister, Matteo Salvini, has permitted the minors on board the Diciotti to set food on Italian ground.
ROME – These are the stories of the victims killed in the tragic flash floods in Raganello in the southern region of Calabria; 23 others were saved and 11 have been injured.
ROME - Asia Argento has said to be ‘shocked and hurt’ by the New York Times’ ‘fake news’ which accuses her of having a sexual relationship with underage actor Jimmy Bennett; the Italian ‘#MeToo’ ca
ROME - The Italian coast guard's Diciotti vessel has docked in Catania with 177 migrants on board, but for the moment has not received authorisation to disembark, coastal authorities said on Tuesda
ROME – Half a million visitors are drawn every year to the natural beauty in the Raganello Valley in Calabria which claimed the lives of several young hikers during the flash-flood tragedy on Monda
ROME – Pensioner Gianni Paliotta has killed his two children and then taken his own life in the region of Esperia, in the province of Frosinone, police said on Tu
COSENZA - Floods caused by heavy rain swelling rivers in a canyon in the southern region of Calabria swept several young hikers to their deaths Monday, firefighters said.
BRINDISI - The former Emir of Qatar returns to Brindisi to thank a kind grandmother who saved him in a moment of need when he was caught short with a bursting royal bladder as long as 21 years ago.
ROME – A total of 103 people are being investigated for counterfeiting ‘Prosciutto di San Daniele’ at a slaughterhouse in Aviano in the north of Italy, where 270 hams have been seized worth a total
ROME - As the death toll for the Morandi bridge climbs to 43, the structure threatens further destruction as creaks were heard overnight, report local firefighters.
ROME – The top ten richest stock market players in Italy have been revealed; Leonardo Del Vecchio takes the leading position and Silvio Berlusconi slips from the list completely, economic commentat
ROME - The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has officially requested that the EU intervenes with the rescued persons at sea dispute, government officials said.
PALERMO – Rita Borsellino, the sister of the judge Paolo Borsellino who was killed by the mafia in 1992 has died at the age of 72 in Palermo after fighting an illness in intensive care, doctors sai
GENOA - As family and friends flood into the Genoa hospital morgue, the post-mortem identification is taking place despite many of the bodies being unrecognisable, confirm investigators.
ROME - A strong earthquake tremor measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale was felt throughout south central Italy Thursday evening, seismologists said.
ROME – Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has blamed the concessionaire for toll motorways Autostrade d’Italia for the tragedy in Genoa earlier this week and has called to revoke concession, cau
ROME - Finger-pointing has heated up as political leaders pin responsibility to private road companies, as the death toll rises to 39, report government officials.
VALLETTA - Once again European governments have ignored the NGO rescue ship, the Aquarius, as the crew request the opening of a safe port to disembark rescued persons, SOS Mediterranean officials
ROME – Italy’s Health Minister Giulia Grillo will go ahead on the announced plan and confirm that parents can self-certify their children’s vaccinations in the next academic year; however, many mem