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Alberto Mucci

Refugees

Do Sweden's refugee policies work?

As the government considers new, harsher laws on refugees, we examine the impact of its existing integration policies.

Arts & Culture

Inside the booming Muslim fashion industry

Muslim fashion designers reflect on a rapidly growing industry.

Crime

Taking from the Italian Mafia to give to the poor

Father Ciotti's organisation transforms seized Mafia property for the social good - and he's become a target for it.

Drugs

Smuggling tonnes of cocaine through an Italian port

Mobsters with the powerful 'Ndrangheta syndicate develop creative new ways to sneak 'blow' past overwhelmed police.

Arts & Culture

Ciao Vespa! Italians fall out of love with iconic moped

Economic crisis and new technologies drive cultural icon of carefree Italian life off the roads.

Italy

The most powerful mafia you've never heard of

Italy's 'Ndrangheta crime syndicate is believed haul in more revenue than many Fortune 500 companies.

France

Italy's immigration tensions explode

Economic malaise has been fuelling anti-immigrant sentiment across the country in recent months.

France

Counterfeit euros: Fake it 'til you make it

A small Italian city near Naples is renowned for producing 'the best fake euros in the world'.

Business & Economy

Young Italians finding prospects on the farm

Shunning white-collar jobs, young entrepreneurs are reclaiming and rebuilding the country's agricultural sector.