Italy

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

State of emergency declared in Italy after Genoa bridge collapse

State of emergency declared in Italy after Genoa bridge collapse

State of emergency declared in Italy after Genoa bridge collapse

A bridge in Genoa, Italy, collapsed on Tuesday and killed at least 39 people

Monday, July 16, 2018

Monday, July 16, 2018

Chloe Ayling: I don't want to be known as 'kidnap model' forever

Chloe Ayling: I don't want to be known as 'kidnap model' forever

Chloe Ayling tells Eamonn Holmes about her kidnap ordeal and how her captor being jailed left her feeling vindicated

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Europe's refugee crisis 'creates opportunities for people smugglers'

Europe's refugee crisis creates opportunities for people smugglers, says Amnesty rep

Europe's refugee crisis 'creates opportunities for people smugglers'

EU leaders are meeting today to discuss how to handle the ongoing refugee crisis, among other topics like Brexit and the economy

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Spain to accept blocked migrant rescue ship

Spain to accept blocked migrant rescue ship

The rescue ship was denied entry into both Italy and Malta earlier on Monday, with the Spanish seeing it as their 'duty' to take them in.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018

George Galloway discussed the Irish border, European elections and Donald Trump

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 2

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 2

George Galloway's show featured the Irish border, Donald Trump and elections in Europe

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

The Italian doctor travelling to patients on a horse

The Italian doctor travelling to patients on a horse

The Italian doctor travelling to patients on a horse

Roberto Anfosso has been riding a horse to visit patients for 10 years

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Police discover Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf in home of alleged drive-by shooter

Police discover Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf in home of alleged drive-by shooter

Police discover Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf in home of alleged drive-by shooter

Luca Traini is accused of a two-hour drive-by shooting, which wounded one woman and five men

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Police arrest man for 'murdering family with poison as he said they were unclean'

Police arrest man for 'murdering family with poison because they were unclean'

Police arrest man for allegedly murdering 'unclean' family with poison

Mattia Del Zotto allegedly killed his paternal grandparents and his aunt with rat poison

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Pandora removes 'sexist' Christmas advert from metro station

Jewellery firm Pandora removes sexist 'iron or apron' Christmas advert from metro station

Pandora removes 'sexist' Christmas advert from metro station

The advert asked onlookers whether they thought an iron, an apron, pyjamas or a Pandora bracelet would make a woman happy

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Italian players and fans were left devastated by their failure to beat Sweden on Monday

World Cup 2022: Ikea trolls Italian football team after qualifier humiliation

Ikea trolls Italian football team after World Cup humiliation

Furniture giant sends a tweet about a garden bench which mocks Italy's former coach Gian Piero Ventura

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

World Cup: Swedish fans attempt to calm Italian supporters with music following failure to qualify

World Cup: Swedish fans attempt to calm Italian supporters with music following failure to qualify

Swedish fans tell Italy to 'look on the bright side' after World Cup failure

Swedish fans started to sing 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life'

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Brexit: EU frustration growing amid reported failure to break negotiation deadlock

Brexit: EU frustration growing amid reported failure to break negotiation deadlock

EU frustration growing amid reported failure to break Brexit talks deadlock

The latest round of negotiations in Brussels has reportedly made very little progress

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

EU sources claim Theresa May 'took dictation' from Commission in Florence speech - reports

EU sources claim Theresa May 'took dictation' from Commission in Florence speech

EU sources claim Theresa May 'took dictation' from Commission in Florence speech

The Prime Minister gave a keynote address on Brexit in the Italian city to break the negotiation deadlock last week

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Jason Marshall fled to Italy after the murder

Gay serial killer Jason Marshall jailed for torturing and killing Peter Fasoli after dating site hook-up

Gay serial killer jailed for torturing victim to death after dating site hook-up

Marshall tortured and suffocated his victim in a gay sex session filmed on a webcam, after dressing up in officer's uniform for the encounter

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

'Electrifying like a low energy light bulb' - Many left disappointed after Theresa May's Brexit speech

Theresa May Brexit speech: Critics tear into Prime Minister again over 'completely impractical' Florence address

Critics tear into Theresa May again over 'completely impractical' Brexit speech

Theresa May's Brexit speech in Florence has been branded a waste of time by some Twitter users

Brexit: Theresa May €20bn offer 'not quite the sweet spot for the EU', says professor

Brexit: Theresa May €20bn offer 'probably won't be enough for the EU', says professor

Brexit: Theresa May €20bn offer 'probably won't be enough for the EU'

The Prime Minister is to give a key speech to break the negotiation impasse in Florence later on Friday.

Jeremy Corbyn claims the Conservative party is in 'disarray', says Labour is 'political mainstream'

Jeremy Corbyn: Boris Johnson Brexit mutiny wouldn't happen in Labour

Jeremy Corbyn: Boris Johnson mutiny wouldn't happen in Labour

The Labour leader claimed his party represents the majority of British people in an interview with the Guardian

Theresa May to reportedly offer 20 billion euros to break Brexit deadlock

Theresa May 'to offer €20 billion to break Brexit deadlock'

Theresa May 'to offer €20 billion to break Brexit deadlock'

The Prime Minister is to give a key Brexit address in Florence today

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Brexit: Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold promises

Brexit: Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold promises

Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold Brexit vows

The shadow Brexit secretary gave an interview to The Guardian newspaper ahead of the Prime Minister's address on Brexit in Florence

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

The Prime Minister is to address the current state of negotiations and restate the Government's wish for a good EU relationship

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Brexit: 'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out' says Peter Bone MP

Brexit: 'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out' says Peter Bone MP

'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out'

Peter Bone MP claimed the elite members of the European Union were doing what they could to protect their institution in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Sean Spicer finally gets to meet the Pope after being cut from White House delegation

Sean Spicer finally gets to meet the Pope after being cut from White House delegation

Sean Spicer gets to meet the Pope after being cut from White House delegation

The former White House press secretary had been cut from a delegation to meet the leader of the church in May

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The man was found near Sevilla

British fugitive arrested for stealing huge trove of ancient artefacts

British fugitive arrested for stealing huge trove of ancient artefacts

Man identified by initials W.T.V. arrested near Sevilla with stash of Roman coins and other ancient objects

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Man guilty of possession charge in Manchester airport pipe bomb plot

Nadeem Muhammad convicted over Manchester airport pipe bomb plot

Man convicted over Manchester airport pipe bomb plot

Nadeem Muhammad was convicted of possession of explosives with intent to endanger life at Manchester Crown Court

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

The Pope hangs up sign telling people they're not allowed to whine

The Pope hangs up sign telling people they're not allowed to moan

The Pope hangs up sign telling people they're not allowed to moan

The Pope is said to have been given the sign by Italian psychologist and self-help author Salvo Noe

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Woman dies after being crushed in stampede at Champions League screening in Italy

Woman dies after being crushed in stampede during Real Madrid-Juventus Champions League final

Woman dies after being crushed in stampede at Champions League screening

A woman left the football match screening in Turin in a coma after being reportedly crushed against a wall

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Geologists falsely report 5.1 magnitude earthquake in Italy due to technical error

Geologists falsely report 5.1 magnitude earthquake in Italy due to technical error

Geologists falsely report 5.1 magnitude earthquake in Italy

An earthquake with a magnitude of 1.6 took place in Pieve Torina, but it was accidentally reported as a 5.1 magnitude earthquake

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trains collide in Italy leaving 16 injured

Trains collide in Italy leaving 16 injured

Trains collide in Italy leaving 16 injured

Initial investigations suggest the rash happened due to human error, as one driver didn't respect a red light

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Muslims in Italy fear backlash after London Bridge terrorist identified as Italian

Muslims in Italy fear backlash after London Bridge terrorist identified as Italian

Muslims in Italy fear backlash after London terrorist identified as Italian

Youssef Zaghba, who conducted the attack at London Bridge, had an Italian passport and his mother lives near Bologna

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Third London Bridge Attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

Third London Bridge Attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

Third London Bridge Attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

Zaghba had Moroccan-Italian nationality, according to police

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Trump blasted for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

The US President said he was pulling out of the agreement to protect US jobs

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Donald Trump meets Pope Francis at The Vatican

Donald Trump meets Pope Francis at The Vatican

Donald Trump meets Pope Francis at The Vatican

The US President has moved onto the next stop of his first overseas tour

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Priest laughs as he admits abusing children at religious institution in Italy

Laughing priest admits abusing deaf-mute children at religious institution in Italy

Laughing priest admits abusing deaf children at religious institution in Italy

'Don Piccoli' admits the abuse - but claims child encouraged him by showing him his penis

'Donald Trump had the chance to address human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia' says Amnesty International rep

'Donald Trump could have addressed human rights abuses in Saudi Arabia but failed to do so', say Amnesty

'Trump could have addressed Saudi human rights abuses but failed', say Amnesty

Allan Hogarth, Head of Advocacy and Programmes at Amnesty International UK, spoke to Paul Ross about the US President's first overseas trip

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Italian court upholds ruling that Sikhs cannot carry religious knives in public

Italian Sikhs banned from carrying religious knives in public

Italian Sikhs banned from carrying religious knives in public

A Sikh man argued that he should have been allowed to carry a kirpan in public, because it is a religious symbol rather than a weapon

Campi Flegrei supervolcano is closer to erupting than previously thought

Italian supervolcano closer to erupting than previously thought, say scientists

Italian supervolcano closer to erupting than previously thought, say scientists

Scientists have said authorities in Naples and Pozzuoli must be prepared for the possibility of an eruption in Italy

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Police have made 68 arrests in connection with a migrant camp in Isola di Capo Rizzuto, many of those arrested belonged to the Arena clan

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Italian police have the situation under control after an explosion hit the centre of Rome

Explosion hits centre of Rome, reports suggest letter bomb

Explosion hits centre of Rome, reports suggest letter bomb

There are no reported fatalities in the incident, and the police have said the situation is under control

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Italian prosecutors call for Costa Concondia captain to be imprisoned as he awaits appeal ruling

Italian prosecutors call for Costa Concordia 'captain coward' to be imprisoned

Italian prosecutors call for Costa Concordia captain to be imprisoned

Francesco Schettino was captain of the ship at the time when it hit underwater rocks near the island of Giglio in 2012

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Two men jailed for carrying out Isis recruitment in Italy

Two men jailed for carrying out Isis recruitment in Italy

Two men jailed for carrying out Isis recruitment in Italy

It is believed that the two men will appeal against the decision made by the court, and attempt to claim their innocence

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Divorce granted to couple after man claims his wife is possessed by the devil

Man gets divorce after claiming his wife is possessed by the devil

Man gets divorce after claiming his wife is possessed by the devil

The woman's sister claimed that she had picked up a church pew and thrown it towards the altar with just one hand

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Patient steals ambulance for joyride in Italy

Patient steals ambulance for joyride in Italy

Patient steals ambulance for joyride in Italy

An ambulance was called for the man who was suffering from psychiatric problems in Tuscany, but he ended up driving it 150 kilometres away

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Teenager in serious condition after being hit by carnival float

Teenager in serious condition after being hit by carnival float

Teenager in serious condition after being hit by carnival float

A 19-year-old suffered trauma to the spine, a haemorrhage and suspected bone marrow injuries after being hit by a carnival float in northern Italy

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Italian region proposes veil ban in hospitals and public institutions

Italian region proposes veil ban in hospitals and public institutions

Italian region proposes veil ban in hospitals and public institutions

A region in Italy has announced a plan to ban Islamic veils from public institutions and hospitals to 'defend women's freedom' however many others have criticised the plans

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Two dead after fire breaks out at migrant camp in Italy

Two dead after fire breaks out at 'Big Ghetto' migrant camp in Italy

Two dead after fire breaks out at 'Big Ghetto' migrant camp in Italy

Two people have died after a fire broke out at a migrant camp known as the Big Ghetto in Italy on Thursday night

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Rigopiano hotel: Italian media reports manager raised avalanche concerns ahead of disaster

Rigopiano hotel: Italian media reports manager begged for help hours before avalanche

Manager of Italian hotel buried by avalanche begged for help before disaster

Following a series of earthquakes, the Rigopiano hotel in central Italy was flattened by an avalanche weighing roughly 120,000 tonnes last week

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

A number of people dead in Abruzzo hotel after earthquakes trigger avalanche in Italy

Dozens dead in Abruzzo hotel after earthquake triggers avalanche in Italy

Dozens dead in avalanche after earthquake triggers avalanche in Italy

Up to 30 people were staying in the Rigopiano hotel at the time of the avalanche

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Show based on Diego Maradona's life receives criticism

Diego Maradona: the musical receives criticism as it opens in Naples

Diego Maradona: the musical receives criticism as it opens in Naples

A performance based on the life of Diego Maradona has received criticism from the artistic community

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Notaro says the attacker broke into her home before throwing the acid on her

Former Italian beauty queen Gessica Notaro 'attacked with acid by ex-boyfriend'

Former Italian beauty queen 'attacked with acid by ex-boyfriend'

Former Miss Italy finalist could lose sight in one eye as result of attack

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Jon Holmes finds out more about the advert that appears to mock vegans

Jon Holmes finds out more about the advert that appears to mock vegans

Jon Holmes finds out more about the advert that appears to mock vegans

A TV advert created by Motta for the Italian cake Panettone has caused a backlash as it appears to make fun at people who don't eat it

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Venice's first electric eco-friendly waterbus is added to the fleet

Venice's first electric eco-friendly waterbus is added to the fleet

Venice's first electric eco-friendly waterbus is added to the fleet

The bus runs entirely on electricity and is named Scossa, which means shock. It made its first trip on Wednesday and seven months of tests

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after a coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after happy coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after coincidence

A 4-year-old migrant girl who travelled from North Africa to Italy alone is going to be reunited with her mother after a coincidence, according to reports

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

A woman has been fined €30,000 for wearing a niqab in Italy

Woman fined €30,000 for wearing a niqab in Italy

Woman fined €30,000 for wearing a niqab in Italy

The woman wore the full-body veil to a meeting of the local youth parliament in Pordenone

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Central Italy devastated after being rocked beneath two powerful earthquakes

Central Italy rocked by two powerful earthquakes

Central Italy rocked by two powerful earthquakes

Areas in an around the town of Visso were hit two earthquakes within hours of each other on Wednesday evening

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