VENICE – Venice city council has placed a ban on low-cost fashion and souvenir shops opening in the San Marco and Rialto areas for the next three years, local sources report.
ROME – Silvio Berlusconi, former prime minister of Italy and current leader of the Forza Italia party, is under investigation on suspicion of collaborating with the Mafia to organise murders and b
ROME – 180 cities in Italy will see climate strikes over the course of the day as students and schoolchildren leave classrooms to protest, reports La Repubblica.
ROME – The Italian constitutional court has ruled that assisting suicide cannot be punished if it is done under certain conditions, report judicial sources.
VALLE D’AOSTA – Up to 250,000 square metres of ice may be about to fall from the Planpincieux glacier on the Grandes Jorasses peak of Mont Blanc.
ROME – For the first time, the number of new cancer cases in Italy is falling.
AMATRICE – Three years on from the devastating earthquake that killed 300 people in 2016, central Italy is continuing to suffer aftershocks, reports Il Messaggero.