Ylenia Gostoli

Ylenia Gostoli

Business & Economy

Could the EU's battle with Italy over its budget spark a crisis?

Italy is 'sleepwalking into instability' says European Commission vice president, but Salvini remains defiant.

Could the EU's battle with Italy over its budget spark a crisis?

Italy

As Rome camp eviction makes refugees homeless, Salvini celebrates

Baobab is one of many informal settlements in the capital and provided a lifeline to refugees who fell out the system.

As Rome camp eviction makes refugees homeless, Salvini celebrates

Italy

Thousands march in Rome to protest against 'climate of hatred'

Protesters express opposition to Italy's government, call for the withdrawal of bill making it easier to expel migrants.

Thousands march in Rome to protest against 'climate of hatred'

Italy

'Riace was destroyed': Pro-refugee village broken after mayor ban

Uncertainty abounds in the Italian hamlet rejuvenated by Domenico Lucano's visionary perspective on refugee integration.

'Riace was destroyed': Pro-refugee village broken after mayor ban

Human Rights

Thousands of Italians, migrants rally for accused 'refugee mayor'

Domenico Lucano, mayor of Riace, repopulated dying village with refugees but was accused of aiding illegal migration.

Thousands of Italians, migrants rally for accused 'refugee mayor'

Italy

Italy's pro-refugee mayor Domenico Lucano arrested

Domenico Lucano, known internationally for promoting migrant integration, charged with 'aiding illegal migration'.

Italy's pro-refugee mayor Domenico Lucano arrested

Italy

Italy's Muslims uneasy after election of far-right government

Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has threatened to shut mosques and said Islam is 'incompatible with the constitution'.

Italy's Muslims uneasy after election of far-right government

Italy

Italian government adopts hardline anti-migrant decree

Security bill dubbed the 'Salvini decree' makes it easier to expel migrants and strip their citizenship.

Italian government adopts hardline anti-migrant decree

Italy

Italy: Migrants protest expulsion from refugee centres in Naples

Authorities issue eviction notices for dozens of asylum seekers for being absent during police checks.

Italy: Migrants protest expulsion from refugee centres in Naples

Italy

Odyssey for refugees stuck on Italy ship goes on as EU talks fail

Over 150 people stuck on coastguard ship Diciotti for ninth day as Italian authorities refuse to let them disembark.

Odyssey for refugees stuck on Italy ship goes on as EU talks fail

Italy

Could the Genoa bridge collapse have been prevented?

Experts say lightning strike 'highly unlikely' to have caused Genoa bridge disaster as state of emergency is announced.

Could the Genoa bridge collapse have been prevented?

Italy

In post-election Italy, violent racist attacks becoming routine

Minorities including a one-year-old Roma child shot following far-right gains, but discrimination often unacknowledged.

In post-election Italy, violent racist attacks becoming routine