ROME - Pietro Grasso, the former anti-mafia magistrate and founder of the left-wing party Liberi e Uguali (LeU), has pledged to scrap university fees in Italy, triggering a heated debate over who w
ROME - Italy should reopen its state brothels, the ‘case chiuse,’ and tax prostitution, the leader of the far-right Northern League, Matteo Salvini, has urged again on Twitter. “Regulatin
MILAN - The Prosecutors of Milan have asked that Severino Antinori, a controversial fertility doctor, be given nine years in prison, judicial sources say.
ROME - Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, has renewed his offensive against the radical Five Star Movement (M5S), calling it a sect.
TURIN - The leader of the 5 Star Movement, Luigi Di Maio, believes that Italy’s upcoming general election has already been won by his populist party.
FLORENCE - Maurizio Sguanci, the mayor of one of the five administrative districts of Florence and a representative of the Pd, has landed himself at the heart of a social-media storm after making c
ROME - The lives of 113 women in Italy were taken away by violent attacks this year, new statistics from the SOS Stalking Association reveal.
ROME - The Italian student Giulio Regeni abducted and tortured to death in Cairo in 2016 may have been killed over a 10,000 pound research grant, Italian newspapers speculated Friday from
ROME - The Premier Paolo Gentiloni met with the French president, Emmanuel Macron, Thursday to discuss plans for a stronger bilateral treaty with France.
ROME - The convicted murderer 55 year-old mafioso Stefano Ganci has died in a hospital in Palma of a heart attack, according to police sources.
ROME - The NGOs Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and SOS Mediterranee have appealed for more rescue vessels on the Mediterranean, saying “fewer rescue boats means more deaths to mourn.” The call came
ROME - "I am absolutely and intimately convinced that I can win the election” said Former Prime Minister and Forza Italia leader Silvio Berlusconi as he shared his hopes that his coalition will ear
ROME - The Archbishop of Naples, Cardinal Sepe, often makes headlines for his efforts in combating the young members of the camorra.
ROME - The latest in a series of cold-weather battles in the north of Italy, an avalanche hit an apartment building in the town of Sestriere, near Turin, late Monday.
ROME - The Miss Wheelchair World competition has concluded, but its impact, in showing that women’s bodies are not ‘wonderful’ merely through physical ability, li
ROME - The President of Lombardy, Roberto Maroni of the Northern League, plans to leave his position in order to return to Rome as a centre-right minister, making room for the consolidation of the