Italy

With Salvini gone, what's next for Italy's migration policy?

New Interior Minister Luciana Lamorgese stands out as the only non-political figure in PM Giuseppe Conte's cabinet.

With Salvini gone, what's next for Italy's migration policy?

AJ Impact

Asian shares surge on confirmation of US-China trade talks

Stocks rose across the region as investor sentiments were buoyed by a potential easing of trade tensions.

Asian shares surge on confirmation of US-China trade talks

Italy

Conte returns as Italian PM as far-right booted from power

Italian far-right's bid to seize power has collapsed with the appointment of a more moderate, pro-Europe government.

Conte returns as Italian PM as far-right booted from power

Opinion

Can Italy's Salvini be defeated?

The Five Star Movement and the Democratic Party are putting up a challenge to Salvini's League. But will it work?

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Vito Laterza

Italy

Italy's Five Star Movement approves coalition with old foe

Party base's overwhelming support for coalition with centre-left Democratic Party offsets possibility of snap elections.

Italy's Five Star Movement approves coalition with old foe

Football

North Korean footballer Han joins Italian giants Juventus

Han is the first North Korean player in the Serie A and was praised during his appearances during youth World Cups.

North Korean footballer Han joins Italian giants Juventus

Racism

'Going backwards': Lukaku decries racism in football

Inter Milan striker takes aim at football governing bodies and social media companies after suffering racist abuse.

Lukaku calls for more action on racism after Cagliari abuse

Italy

Romelu Lukaku subjected to racist abuse in Italy match

Calls for action after Belgian striker targeted with 'monkey' chants as he scored a winning penalty kick at Cagliari.

Inter Milan's Lukaku subjected to racist abuse from Cagliari fans

AJ IMPACT

Italy's new coalition allies have precious little in common

The new coalition partners loathe the far right, but the alliance could struggle with a thin parliamentary majority.

Italy's new coalition allies have precious little in common

Europe

Italy's Conte secures backing to form new coalition government

Five Star Movement and Democratic Party forge coalition deal following far-right party's failed bid to seize power.

Italy's Conte secures backing to form new coalition government

AJ Impact

Suggested end of Italy crisis gives boost to stocks

Italian stocks have rallied following suggestions of a solution to the nation's political crisis.

Hopes of Italy breakthrough ease European stocks tensions

AJ Impact

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

Americans signal readiness for broad agreement, but German and Italian leaders say much remains to be done.

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

Europe

Italy close to government deal as Conte meets party chiefs

Opposition Democratic Party 'optimistic' as the 5-Star Movement seeks to form a new coalition and avert snap election.

Italy close to government deal as Conte meets party chiefs

AJ Impact

US-EU commerce by the numbers: Planes and cars to snacks and beer

A look at trade deficit figures and details on imports and exports between Washington and Brussels as the G7 kicks off.

US-EU commerce by the numbers: Planes and cars to snacks and beer

AJ Impact

G7 dysfunction makes unified action on Hong Kong near impossible

Trade wars, Brexit and other divisions threaten unity of bloc as summit gets underway.

G7 dysfunction makes unified action on Hong Kong near impossible