Europe

'Saving lives isn't a crime': Italy slammed for 'security decree'

Rescue workers pulling desperate migrants from the Mediterranean could face huge fines after entering Italian waters.

'Saving lives isn't a crime': Italy slammed for 'security decree'

Refugees

'In my plays, I never use the word migrant'

Directors, actors and migrants raise awareness and empathy on Italian island that has witnessed several boat disasters.

Sicily's theatre scene shines spotlight on refugee tragedies

Europe

Pro-migrant former Italian mayor stands trial

Lucano is no longer allowed back to his hometown after being accused of aiding undocumented immigration.

AJ Impact

Italy on collision course with EU over debt and currency plan

The EU wants to punish Italy for its huge debt, but a new parallel currency might just push Rome further from Brussels.

Italy on collision course with EU over debt and currency plan

Europe

Model town for migration in Italy takes new turn

A town in Italy which once welcomed migrants now doesn't with League Party's rise.

Earthrise

Feeding the Billions: A New Frontier for Sustainable Eating

Zero waste restaurant and jellyfish dinners: Alternative food solutions could help alleviate an impending food crisis.

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Italy's Salvini confident about EU budget deal on debt

Deputy PM says he 'doesn't want fight with EU', but Rome faces uphill battle in paying its bills.

Italy's Salvini confident about EU budget deal on debt

Qatar

Qatar Airways to seek compensation from Boeing for MAX aircraft

Boeing MAX jets owned by Air Italy, in which Qatar Airways is a shareholder, were grounded after two deadly crashes.

Qatar Airways to seek compensation from Boeing for MAX aircraft

AJ Impact

Salvini dismisses EU debt warning, promising to cut taxes anyway

Italy's debt is more than 130 percent of total economic output, way above the EU's 60-percent limit.

Salvini dismisses EU debt warning, promising to cut taxes anyway

Italy

Italian PM says will resign if coalition squabbles persist

Giuseppe Conte, who has been holding talks with EU over Italy's debt, urges coalition partners to end bickering.

Italian PM says will resign if coalition squabbles persist

Italy

Cruise ship ploughs into tourist boat in Venice

At least five wounded as massive ship hit dock and tourist riverboat on Venice's busy Giudecca Canal.

Cruise ship out of control ploughs into tourist boat in Venice

Europe

Italy's stagnant economy hits industrial production

Italy is suffering from a high unemployment rate of 11 percent and its citizens are struggling to cope with high taxes.

Europe

Growing calls to amend Italy's citizenship laws

Two boys who were hailed as heroes for saving a hijacked bus full of children say they are still waiting on the government's promises to grant them citizenship.

Europe

Immigration crackdown: Italian aid workers lose jobs

Charities in Italy are warning that more than 4000 workers are already jobless.

Malta

Hundreds of migrants and refugees rescued off Malta, Italy

Authorities say more than 200 people were picked up by the Maltese navy, while Italian police took 54 people to shore.

Hundreds of migrants and refugees rescued off Malta, Italy