Europe

10 EU countries 'ready' to welcome refugees stuck at sea

Decision to take in refugees stranded at sea announced on condition that Malta provides its docks for disembarkation.

10 EU countries 'ready' to welcome refugees stuck at sea

Humanitarian crises

Pope appeals to EU leaders to let stranded migrants ashore

Francis urged Italy, Malta leaders to stop bickering and rescue 49 migrants stuck on board ships in the Mediterranean.

Italy

North Korea's envoy in Italy 'in hiding': S Korean MP

Pyongyang's acting ambassador and his family are reportedly seeking asylum in a Western country.

North Korea's envoy in Italy 'in hiding': South Korean MP

Sport

Inter penalised after fans' racist attack against Napoli player

Defender Kalidou Koulibaly had monkey noises directed at him by Inter supporters throughout match at San Siro Stadium.

Inter penalised after fans' racist attack against Napoli player

The Far Right

The Indians saving Italy's traditional cheese industry

From Punjab to the Po river: How Indian farmers are adapting to life in Italy and turning their hand to making Parmesan.

The Indians saving Italy's traditional cheese industry

Opinion

Salvini's main legacy will be the legitimisation of xenophobia

Matteo Salvini's anti-immigrant rhetoric is a bigger threat to liberal democracies of Europe than his euro-scepticism.

Andrea Mammone

by Andrea Mammone

Andrea Mammone

Europe

'Salvini law' could make thousands of refugees homeless

Warnings of humanitarian and security crises in Italy as new law ends protection for vulnerable migrants.

'Salvini law' could make thousands of refugees homeless

Europe

Italy: Rise of far right fueling anti-migrant attacks

Racist politics blamed for an increase in violence against migrants and refugees in the country.

Italy

Six dead and dozens injured in Italy nightclub stampede

At least six killed, including three teenagers and a 39-year-old woman who accompanied her daughter to the club.

Teenagers die in stampede at nightclub in Italy

Italy

'Pepper spray use' causes stampede in Italy nightclub, six killed

The cause of the deadly stampede may have been the dispersal of a stinging substance, according to authorities.

'Pepper spray use' causes stampede in Italy nightclub, six killed

China

Why are countries banning Huawei?

Canada arrested the CFO of Huawei, but the Chinese tech company has been scrutinised for years for security reasons.

Why are countries banning Huawei?

Europe

Italy pressures Egypt over Giulio Regeni torture, murder

Lawyer for Giulio Regeni's family says five Egyptian policemen and secret service members are under investigation by Rome.

Europe

Police nab dozens of suspected mobsters in global operation

At least 84 suspected members of Italian 'Ndrangheta clan arrested in coordinated raids across Europe and South America.

Egypt

Egypt refuses to name suspects in Giulio Regeni killing

Prosecutors rejected Italy's appeal to name policemen suspected of PhD student's murder, citing lack of evidence.

Egypt refuses to name suspects in Giulio Regeni killing

Italy

Italy summons Egyptian ambassador over Giulio Regeni killing

The body of the 28-year-old PhD student was found in a ditch between Cairo and Alexandria in 2016

Italy summons Egyptian ambassador over Giulio Regeni killing