Rome – As many as 793 people died in Italy from Coronavirus in the 24 hours to Saturday, more than 500 of them in Lombardy, taking the death toll on the peninsula to nearly 5,000, civil protection
ROME – An aggressive mutation in the Covid-19 virus could have spawned Lombardy’s sky-rocketing death toll from the epidemic, a leading Milan virologist said Saturday.
ROME – Tough new restrictions limiting Italians’ movement came into effect Saturday with all parks and playgrounds closed, a ban on visiting second homes at the week-end, closure of bars in train s
MILAN – Francesco Le Foche, head of the immuno-infectious disease hospital in Rome, has said that the Champions League match between Valencia and Atalanta held on Feb 19 at the San Siro stadium in
ROME – In the biggest jump in the death toll since the coronavirus epidemic began, 627 people died in one day in Italy, with the total now amounting to 4,032, according to the daily news release fr
ROME – The President of the Lombardy, Attilio Fontana, has asked the Italian Prime Minister Guieseppe Conte for a decree to use the army to enforce the lockdown in Italy.
ROME – With world economies on the brink of recession, nations entering lockdown mode, and individuals practicing social-distancing, the short-term impact of COVID-19 is already observable, but the
ROME – Italy’s schools will stay closed in April and restrictive measures to try and defeat the Coronavirus epidemic will remain in place, Italian Prime Minister
ROME -- As many as 475 people died from Coronavirus in Italy over the 24 hours to Wednesday in the biggest daily jump in the death toll so far, civil defence off
ROME - The governor of Lombardy, Attillio Fontana, has said that new authoritarian measures will have to be adopted that use telecommunication companies to more closely monitor people's movements,
ROME – The Italian governor of Veneto, Luca Zaia, has taken measures into his own hands to suppress the spread of COVID-19, by increasing the use of swab tests in the region to 11,300 per day, from
ROME – Over 2000 Italian doctors and nurses have been infected by coronavirus, as the figures rose by 313 on Sunday, according to the figures the Italian Higher Institute of Health bulletin.
ROME - The government has launched the ‘Cura Italia’ decree, or the 'Cure Italy' decree, worth 25 billion euros, which will aid Italian doctors, workers, families, and businesses.
ROME -- Deaths in Italy from Coronavirus surged through the 2,000 mark Monday as officials clutched for scant comfort from a dip in contagions based on partial r
ROME — As many as 368 people were registered as dying from Coronavirus in Italy over the 24 hours to Sunday, taking the total death toll to 1800 authorities said.
BERGAMO – Northern cities in Italy are reaching a point of no return for their health services, as each day in Bergamo 85 people are admitted to intensive care compared to two or three that leave.
ROME -- The number of people infected with coronavirus in Italy streaked to over 20,000 Saturday with as many as 2,795 Italians diagnosed over the past 24 hours
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