Italy

Italy's far-right Giorgia Meloni becomes first female Prime Minister 

Meloni, whose party traces its origins to the postwar, neo-fascist Italian Social Movement, tried to sound a unifying tone, noting that Italians had finally been able to determine their leaders.

published on : 28th September 2022

Italy advances in Nations League; England, Germany draw 3-3

Italy won Group A3 with 11 points, one more than Hungary, which went into the game in Budapest needing only a draw to reach the Nations League final four for the first time.

published on : 27th September 2022

Will Italy's women be delighted or dismayed if the nation elects its first female premier?

Brothers of Italy has roots in a neo-fascist movement that hailed the legacy of Benito Mussolini, who bestowed prizes on women who had many children.

published on : 18th September 2022

Floods in Italy kill at least 10; rescues from roofs, trees

The mayor of Barbara, Riccardo Pasqualini, said the flooding left the 1,300 residents of Barbara without drinking water and with spotty telephone service.

published on : 16th September 2022

India shines at Earth Science Olympiad held in Italy

Eight students from India have won big at the International Earth Science Olympiad 2022 (IESO) held in Italy between August 25 and 31.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Mediterranean ships find 5 dead, rescue over 1,100 migrants

Migrant arrivals in Italy are up by nearly one-quarter from 2021, with 34,013 recorded through Friday.

published on : 24th July 2022

Italy to hold September elections after PM Draghi resigns

Based on current polls, a rightist alliance led by Giorgia Meloni's post-fascist Brothers of Italy party would comfortably win a snap vote.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Italian Premier Mario Draghi resigns after government implodes

Mattarella, who had rejected a similar resignation offer last week, "took note" this time around and asked Draghi's government to remain on in a caretaker fashion, the president's office said.

published on : 21st July 2022

Draghi seeks new 'pact' of trust for Italy government to survive

"The only way forward if we want to stay together is to rebuild afresh this (government) pact with courage, selflessness, credibility," Draghi told the Senate. "Are you ready to rebuild this pact?"

published on : 20th July 2022

Belgium beats Italy to reach Women's Euro 2022 quarterfinals

Midfielder Tine de Caigny scored in the 49th minute and Belgium clung on to win.

published on : 19th July 2022

Italy's embattled PM Draghi visits Algeria; as fear of gas 'cut-off' from Russia heightens 

Algeria is set to displace Russia as the main supplier of gas to Italy after a major agreement was reached during a trip by Draghi to Algeria in April.

published on : 18th July 2022

Italy enters into political uncertainty after 5-Stars balk

Draghi immediately offered to resign after 5-Star senators boycotted the vote. But President rejected it & told him to go back to Parliament on Wednesday to see if he still had support to govern.

published on : 15th July 2022

Italian government faces danger from confidence vote

The government was at risk of collapse as the Five Star Movement, part of Mario Draghi's ruling coalition, planned to abstain on a confidence vote.

published on : 14th July 2022

Six dead, nine injured after huge chunk of Alpine glacier breaks off in Italy

Rescuers said conditions downslope from the glacier, which has been melting for decades, were still too unstable to early Monday to send back teams of people and dogs to dig into tons of debris.

published on : 4th July 2022

Harry Kane's penalty earns England draw against Germany; Italy wins

Harry Kane's late penalty earned England a 1-1 draw in Germany in their Nations League game, when Italy and Turkey registered wins.

published on : 8th June 2022

Trevisan downs Fernandez, reaches her first Grand Slam semi-final at French Open

Trevisan was a shock quarter-finalist at Roland Garros as a qualifier in 2020.

published on : 31st May 2022

FIFA World Cup playoffs: Lionel Messi leads Argentina squad for Finalissima against Italy

Paris Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi will spearhead Argentina's squad for next month's World Cup 2022 playoff against Italy.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Paulo Dybala in, Leandro Paredes out for Argentina friendly against Italy

Striker Paulo Dybala was in the Argentina squad for the friendly against Italy on June 1 at Wembley Stadium.

published on : 21st May 2022

Italy captain Giorgio Chiellini to retire from the national team

Italy captain Giorgio Chiellini plans to retire from the national team after the “Finalissima” match against Argentina in London on June 1.

published on : 26th April 2022

Verstappen and Red Bull embarrass Ferrari at Imola 

Leclerc, who started second on the grid, finished sixth after making a poor start and spinning in the closing laps while running third, allowing Lando Norris to take third for McLaren.

published on : 24th April 2022
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