Covid-19: Italy's Christmas cribs pay tribute to hero doctors and nurses

Italy honours its doctors and nurses in Christmas crib tradition.Christmas Nativity scenes are a hugely popular tradition in Italy, and this year they have some new figures. Doctors and nurses - hero...

Covid-19, the new variant is in Italy

  The first case to reach Italy has been identified in a patient in Rome.  The Ministry of Health has announced that the new covid-19 mutation spreading through the UK was confirmed in a subject...

Covid-19: Italy bans UK flights over new coronavirus strain fears

Italy joins Austria, Belgium and Netherlands in banning UK flights. Italy has banned air travel from the UK, until 6 January 2021, due to concerns over the new strain of coronavirus, the foreign mini...

Covid-19 in Italy: what you can and can't do during the Christmas lockdown

People living in Italy will face many restrictions due to the covid-19 pandemic during the upcoming Christmas holidays.  Here is a list of the most significant things you can and cannot do in Italy ov...

Italy is the first country in the world for lethality from Covid-19

Italy is the first country in the world for lethality from Covid-19. This was revealed by Johns Hopkins University after analysing data of the mortality rate per 100,000 inhabitants. Another study,...

Covid-19: Italy declares 'red zone' lockdown over Christmas and New Year

Italy is to become a 'red zone' for much of the Christmas holiday period, with the country effectively placed under a national lockdown into the new year. The Italian government has declared the maxi...

Covid-19: Italy accused of 'violating human rights' during first pandemic wave

During the first wave of the covid-19 pandemic, many "violations of human rights" in socio- medical residence facilities were perpetrated in Italy.  The statement made by Amnesty International has ini...

Covid in Italy: Carabinieri twins killed by coronavirus

In March he had lost his twin brother Nicola to covid-19 and now the virus has killed him too. Lieutenant Michelangelo Sansipersico, 56, serving in the judicial police section at the Prosecutor's Off...

Italy set to start covid-19 vaccine campaign by end of 2020

Italy is set to begin vaccinating against covid-19 between Christmas Day and the new year, pending approval from the EMA. Italy expects to begin its covid-19 vaccination campaign between Christmas an...

Italy set to record over 700,000 deaths this year, highest since 1944

Italy set to register highest annual death toll since world war two. Italy is on track to record more than 700,000 deaths this year, the highest level since 1944 during world war two, according to es...

Covid-19 in Italy: Alarm over Christmas crowds

Rome sealed off Trevi Fountain due to crowds of Christmas shoppers. The sight of large crowds of people doing their Christmas shopping and socialising in major Italian cities is cause for alarm, says...

Covid-19: Italy debates relaxing Christmas travel ban between towns

Government divided over travel ban on three Christmas holiday dates. The Italian premier Giuseppe Conte has opened a discussion on the possibility of relaxing Italy's travel ban on Christmas Day, St...

Covid-19: Italy's new travel rules for Christmas

Italy introduces blanket quarantine over Christmas season to discourage travel in a bid to avert a new spike of covid-19. Italy's latest emergency decree includes strict travel rules over the Christm...

Italy's interior minister tests positive for covid-19

News came through during cabinet meeting this evening. Italy's interior minister Luciana Lamorgese has tested positive for covid-19, reports Italian news agency ANSA. The minister reportedly recei...

Italy: Rome high school students take their art history lessons in Baroque churches

Covid-19: Italy's high schools may be closed but its art-filled churches remain open. A handful of lucky high school students in Rome have been attending their lessons against the magnificent backdro...

Covid-19: Italy's police to monitor crowds from the sky

Police to use drones and helicopters to monitor the movement of people of the Immacolata long weekend. Police in Italy are to use helicopters and drones to monitor the movements of people over this h...

Covid-19: Italy bans travel over Christmas holidays

Italy prohibits travel between regions from 21 December to 6 January. Italy has banned non-essential travel between regions from 21 December until 6 January as part of a new decree aimed at averting...

The unseen effects of covid-19 on children in Italy

Pediatricians describe what coronavirus took away from children in Italy We have read and listened to it more than once these past months, and not without relief: children are less affected by covid-...

Covid-19: Delta and Alitalia to offer 'quarantine-free' flights between US and Italy

New travel corridor to eliminate quarantine requirement on covid-tested flights connecting Atlanta and Rome. Delta Air Lines and Alitalia are to operate covid-tested, "quarantine free" flights betwee...

50 thousand people have died in Italy since the beginning of the covid-19 pandemic

According to the daily bulletin of the Italian Ministry of Health 22,930 new cases of coronavirus have been registered in Italy in the last 24 hours, about 5,400 less than yesterday (28,337 new positi...
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