Virginia Raggi to seek second term as Rome mayor

Raggi's announcement follows months of speculation. Virginia Raggi, the current mayor of Rome, has announced her intention to seek a second term in office, reports Italian news agency ANSA. Raggi re...

Brexit: UK Government launches public information campaign

The UK Government has launched a public information campaign across Europe to help UK nationals prepare for the end of the UK’s transition period on 31 December. UK nationals living in Italy will rec...

Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy announces his political program for Italy's future

Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy has announced his intention to launch his personal political programme to improve and secure Italy’s future.  He did so through a video message on Facebook (see bel...

Reopen Italy's churches for Easter says Salvini

"Science alone is not enough: the Good Lord is also needed." Italy's churches should be opened for Easter Masses, while respecting social distancing measures and limiting numbers, says Matteo Salvini...

Rome honorary citizenship for Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre

Honour comes as Rome commemorates International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Rome is to bestow honorary citizenship on Liliana Segre, the 89-year-old Italian life senator and Holocaust survivor, follow...

US vice president Mike Pence in Rome

Pence to meet pope, president and prime minister in Rome. US vice president Mike Pence arrives in Italy on the morning of Friday 24 January, landing at Ciampino airport in Rome. Donald Trump's sec...

Brexit: outrage over Auschwitz cartoon by Rome city artist

Rome-based artist Marione in hot water after depicting EU as Auschwitz. Rome mayor Virginia Raggi has distanced herself from a cartoon depicting a jubilant fair-haired man waving a Union Jack as he f...

Sardine rally in Rome: transport plan

Rome street closures for Sardine rally on 14 December. Rome will close numerous streets in the S. Giovanni area of the city for a demonstration of the Sardine movement on Saturday 14 December. The...

Rome mayor lampoons Salvini with video

Raggi versus Salvini: "Look, he's talking to himself"Rome mayor Virginia Raggi posted a video mocking Matteo Salvini, the leader of the right-wing Lega party, who was walking around the Campidoglio on...

Rome mayor condemns threats against Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre

Rome mayor accompanied 145 school students to Auschwitz this week. Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi has described as "inexcusable" the threats made against 89-year-old Italian life senator and Holocaust s...

8 out of 10 Romans would not vote for Raggi again

Opinion poll puts Giorgia Meloni as favourite for next Rome mayor.Eight Romans out of ten would not vote for the current mayor of Rome Virginia Raggi in the local elections in 2021, according to an op...

Rome budget councillor probed over travel expenses

Investigation into Lemmetti's transport expenses between Rome and Livorno. Gianni Lemmetti, the city councillor in charge of Rome's budget, is under investigation by the audit court in relation to...

Salvini stages sit-in against Rome mayor

Lega calls for Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi to resign. A sit-in against Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi has been organised by the right-wing Lega party at city hall on Friday 4 October at 11.00. Under...

Mike Pompeo in Rome for talks

US Secretary of State holds talks with Mattarella, Conte and Pope Francis. The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in Rome's Ciampino airport on 1 October, on his first official visit to Italy....

Brexit: What Italians think of the UK

“The partnership must remain strong after Brexit.” An opinion survey in the run-up to Brexit confirms the affinity between Italians and the United Kingdom and highlights what over eight out of ten It...
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