Europe

Italy hosts conference to end Libya's seven-year war

The peace conference in Palermo brings together not just Libya's major opposing sides, but competing foreign powers, as well.

Libya

UN to push election plan in Italy's Libya summit

The conference on Monday will be attended by representatives from major Libyan stakeholders and international powers.

Libya rivals, key players to discuss election plan in Italy talks

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

12 killed in Sicily as death toll in Italy floods mounts

Devastating storms have destroyed 100,000 hectares of pine forest as number of people killed in flooding crosses 30.

12 killed in Sicily as death toll in Italy floods mounts

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

Weather

Italy and neighbours hit by damaging weather

Destructive storm spreads damage far and wide around the western Mediterranean.

Italy and neighbours hit by damaging weather

Europe

Brussels and Rome in standoff over Italian budget

Italian populist government leaders say they will not bow to pressure after EU rejects spending plans for 2019.

Brussels and Rome in standoff over Italian budget

Europe

Border tensions boil over as France 'dumps' migrants in Italy

Relations between Rome and Paris hit new low as rights groups accuse France of mistreating migrants at Italian borders.

Border tensions boil over as France 'dumps' migrants in Italy

Opinion

National-populism: a new global model is born

The new model brings together fake social care, exacerbated nationalism and a compensatory pro-business approach.

Lorenzo Marsili

by Lorenzo Marsili

Lorenzo Marsili

Europe

Scientists in Italy set out to discover 'dark matter'

If they're successful, physicists will be able to identify invisible objects in the universe.

Italy

Italian sentenced to 12 years for racist shooting

Luca Traini injured six Africans following the murder of an Italian woman by suspected Nigerian drug dealers.

Italian sentenced to 12 years for shooting of African migrants

Italy

Refugee football teams battle far-right racism in Italy

There are 250 refugee-led teams in Italy, with many West African players reaching success but limited by bureaucracy.

Refugee football teams battle far-right racism in Italy

Italy

Italy's pro-refugee mayor arrested

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

Italy's pro-refugee mayor Domenico Lucano arrested

Italy

Hurricane Florence aftermath: Coal ash contamination unavoidable

Other than dead fish, toxic coal ash pits are scattered across North and South Carolina.

Weather

What and where is a 'medicane'

Libya, Italy, Malta, Greece and Turkey will all feel the effects of this sub-tropical cyclone over the next three days.

What and where is a 'medicane'