# italy - Today’s News
Let’s face it – life is different in the summertime.
# italy - Wednesday 28 August, 2013
The Italian Coast Guard intercepted two refugee boats off the coast of Syracuse, but found a newborn child on board one.
# italy - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
She had lost a 26-shot rally with the American.
# italy - Tuesday 20 August, 2013
The Italian star gave his famous car to a teammate.
# italy - Tuesday 13 August, 2013
The 39-year-old woman went into labour shortly after take-off on Sunday.
# italy - Thursday 1 August, 2013
The former Italian prime minister is likely to face house arrest or community service because of his age after the court upheld his conviction for tax fraud.
# italy - Wednesday 31 July, 2013
The dramatic footage shows the tornado whipping debris around outside a building, causing millions of euros worth of damage.
# italy - Tuesday 30 July, 2013
A national day of mourning has been declared in the country.
# italy - Monday 29 July, 2013
The bus plunged off a motorway flyover near the town of Avellino. The Department of Foreign Affairs says there are no indications of any Irish citizens hurt in the crash.
# italy - Saturday 27 July, 2013
Kyenge, who was born in Democratic Republic of Congo but has lived in Italy for 30 years, has faced several incidents of racism since taking her post.
# italy - Saturday 20 July, 2013
The longest sentence went to the crisis coordinator who was sentenced to two years and 10 months in jail.
# italy - Sunday 14 July, 2013
Robert Calderoli later said he was making a joke, and meant no offence to the minister, Cecile Kyenge.
# italy - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
Everyone’s talking about Youth Defence, property developers and Edward Snowden…
The opening day of the trial was cut short after just a few minutes because of a national lawyers’ strike.
# italy - Sunday 7 July, 2013
Pope Francis has called for structural renewal in the Catholic church to keep up with the times – but also advised priests and nuns to shun costly trappings so they can use more resources to help the poor.
# italy - Monday 1 July, 2013
Now that the dust has settled on Brazil’s win, we pick out those who impressed most over the past two weeks.
# italy - Monday 24 June, 2013
The former prime minister is unlikely to serve any time, given his age – but the ruling is a major political blow.
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
From Mediaset fraud to wiretap appeal to Ruby Gate – the former Italian PM has been nothing if not controversial.
# italy - Saturday 22 June, 2013
There was a dramatic end in Pretoria with the Scots winning by a single point thanks to Alasdair Strokosch.
# italy - Thursday 20 June, 2013
The Azzurri had to come from two goals down to earn their place in the Confederations Cup semi-finals late last night.
# italy - Wednesday 19 June, 2013
Italy’s constitutional court has rejected a claim by former premier Silvio Berlusconi which he had hoped would block a trial against him which could see him booted out of politics.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have appealed, and the sentence will be suspended in the meantime.
# italy - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
The Iberians reclaimed their title after a 4-2 win over Italy in Israel.
# italy - Monday 17 June, 2013
Eight heads of government, and two EU presidents make up the G8 leaders who are gathering in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow.
A gathering of some of the world’s most powerful people is happening up the road in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow. But what’s it all about?
# italy - Sunday 16 June, 2013
Here’s a list of all the topics that have been discussed in the last 38 summits. Has it been worth it?
# italy - Friday 14 June, 2013
Why wouldn’t you want to watch a tournament involving Spain, Brazil and Italy?
# italy - Sunday 9 June, 2013
Italy’s biggest prison is launching a not-for-profit brand linked to LVMH luxury giant – and inmates get paid.
# italy - Tuesday 28 May, 2013
Beppe Grillo’s ‘Five Star Movement’ has lost many of the votes it won in the general election earlier this year.
# italy - Friday 24 May, 2013
Aurelio De Laurentiis celebrated his birthday by signing up the Spaniard on a two-year deal.
# italy - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
Francesco Schettino faces 20 years if convicted.
# italy - Monday 20 May, 2013
A shrine in Italy will put the body of the popular saint on display for the millions of pilgrims who visit the site every year.
# italy - Monday 13 May, 2013
The hearing is one of the last in a trial that began two years ago and revolves around alleged raunchy ‘bunga bunga’ parties’.
# italy - Saturday 11 May, 2013
The ‘Everyone for Silvio’ rally was held to support the former premier, after a court upheld a five-year ban from public office.
# italy - Thursday 9 May, 2013
The bodies of the two men were found riddled with about 30 bullets, in an operation dubbed “Argo” by Italian and Canadian police.
The fashion designer was also an Olympic track athlete and prisoner of war during World War II.
# italy - Wednesday 8 May, 2013
The former Italiam Premier is now expected to appeal the ruling in Italy’s highest court.
# italy - Monday 6 May, 2013
The handlers were caught red-handed on secret recordings – in some cases violently breaking cases open.
Giulio Andreotti — nicknamed “The Untouchable” and “The Black Pope” — was a divisive figure in Italian politics, with close ties to the Vatican and rumoured mafia links.
# italy - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
The Chamber of Deputies has passed a motion of confidence in the broad coalition led by new premier Enrico Letta.