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Frecce Tricolori to fly over Rome on 4 November.Italian president Sergio Mattarella will attend the annual ceremony at Rome’s Altare della Patria to mark national unity and the armed forces at 09.00 on Friday 4 November....
Meloni government under fire over new measures.Italy's new government of far-right prime minister Giorgia Meloni is to crack down on unauthorised rave parties by introducing stiff fines and lengthy jail terms. The measu...
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Fascist sympathisers gather in Mussolini's birthplace.An estimated 2,000 people marched on Sunday in Predappio, in Italy's northern Emilia-Romagna region, where Italian fascist dictator Mussolini was born and is buried....
Knox met Sollecito while in Italy on holiday during summer.Amanda Knox and her former lover Raffaele Sollecito reunited in Italy, almost 15 years after they were arrested and wrongfully convicted of the murder of British...
All Saints’ Day, or Ognissanti, on 1 November is a public holiday in Italy.This year the national holiday - also known as Tutti i Santi - falls on a Tuesday meaning that the country's schools and public offices will be c...
Banners pro and against Mussolini appear in Rome overnight.Rome police removed two banners featuring Italian fascist dictator Benito Mussolini from a footbridge near the Colosseum where they appeared on Thursday night, o...
100 years since Mussolini's March on Rome: what really happened and why it still matters today. This week marks the centenary of the March on Rome but while Mussolini's fascist dream might be over, the chequered legacy...
2022 is Italy's hottest year in 222 years.The Ottobrata Romana, a term used to describe Rome's balmy Indian Summer weather that traditionally occurs in October, is set to continue into the month of November for the first...
Meloni set to be sworn in as premier on Saturday. Giorgia Meloni, leader of the far-right Fratelli d'Italia party, is set to become Italy's first woman prime minister after Italian president Sergio Mattarella on Friday...
For four decades the Orlandi family has sought answers to one of Italy's greatest mysteries, now the subject of new Netflix series. Netflix has released a four-part investigative series called Vatican Girl that examines...
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Economist cover features Liz Truss with pizza and spaghetti. The Welcome to Britaly cover of this week's edition of The Economist faced widespread criticism in Italy where the publication was accused of playing on outda...
No students or staff found under the rubble. The Aula Magna lecture hall at the University of Cagliari, on the Italian island of Sardinia, collapsed on Tuesday night, a couple of hours after students attended lectures t...
Mussolini photo displayed for anniversary of ministry building. A photograph of Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini was removed from Italy's ministry of economic development (MISE) on Tuesday after being displayed alongsi...
Second collapse at Poggioreale cemetery this year. Naples authorities have sealed off the Poggioreale cemetery after the collapse of a four-storey wall in the graveyard left at least a dozen coffins hanging precariously...
Italian premier Draghi offers Egonu his full support. Political leaders in Italy, including outgoing premier Mario Draghi, expressed solidarity with Paola Egonu on Sunday after the Italian volleyball star threatened to ...
Rome commemorates deportation of Jews in 1943. Rome's Jewish community commemorates today the 79th anniversary of the deportation of more than 1,000 of the city’s Jews to the Nazi extermination camp at Auschwitz. The...
Incident occurred in Ostiense area of Rome. Rome firefighters raced to a street in the Ostiense neighbourhood on Thursday morning after a city rubbish truck burst into flames. The incident took place on Via Pellegrin...
Catanzaro mayor closes schools as precaution. A 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Catanzaro in Italy's southern Calabria region in the early hours on Thursday 13 October. The earthquake occurred at 00....
Ancient Roman road is central to Italy's slow tourism plans. Italy is moving forward with the candidacy process to have the Via Appia Antica inserted in the UNESCO World Heritage List, in what is the first such bid prom...
Piazza di Siena defaced with messages written in English. Rome mayor Roberto Gualtieri has condemned as "unacceptable" the graffiti that appeared over the weekend in Piazza di Siena, the green area used for prestigious...
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