AOSTA – A French ski instructor has been killed falling from a helicopter in the Alps, local authorities report.
TURIN – Diesel cars with European emission standards 5 or under have been prevented from travelling in the Piedmont capital Wednesday as the city is on a red alert for smog, local authorities repo
NAPLES – Interior minister Luciana Lamorgese has announced that cameras will be installed on Naples ambulances, political sources reported Monday. This follows a number of incidents of attacks on
ROME – Part of the Embassy of Pakistan in the Eternal City was transformed into a dazzling fashion catwalk this week as students of the Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design showed off their cr
MILAN – Mayors from all over Italy gathered for a demonstration in support of Liliana Segre, the 89-year-old Holocaust survivor and senator for life who has recently been targeted by vicious onlin
TURIN – Two trams have collided in Turin, injuring 11 people, emergency services reported. No one was severely hurt.
FLORENCE – An earthquake tremor of magnitude 4.5 struck Tuscany early Monday morning, the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV) has recorded. There were no immediate reports of
ROME – To mark World Soil Day on Thursday, IBM unveiled “soil sculptures” outside the Roma Convention Centre aiming to raise awareness of issues of soil degradation and to encourage more sustainab
ROME – The rector of the University of Siena has condemned allegedly pro-Hitler tweets by a professor who may now lose his job, Il Messaggero reported Tuesday.
ROME – Three hikers have been found dead in the Apennines, apparently killed by mountaineering accidents, local authorities report.
VENICE – A vote to divide La Serenissima from the town of Mestre for administration has failed to reach the quorum that would make it valid, Italian media report.
ROME – 19 far-right extremists who allegedly wanted to create a new Nazi party have been arrested, police sources said.