Italy Coronavirus

Covid scare: Italy won't allow travelling fans from Britain to attend Euro quarterfinal

Current rules against the coronavirus pandemic mean anyone coming into Italy from Britain has to quarantine for five days and then have a negative test.

published on : 30th June 2021

The world is healing, declares Euro Cup as mega-scale events gradually return

The tournament represents a major step forward on the path toward recovery after one of the darkest chapters in the continent’s history since World War II.

published on : 11th June 2021

Juventus' Federico Bernardeschi is latest to contract COVID-19 after Italy duty

Juventus hosts Napoli on Wednesday in a match that was meant to be played in October.

published on : 6th April 2021

Outbreak of UK virus variant detected in Italian town

The town of Corzano in the Lombardy region has been swabbing close contacts of students and teachers in a school where 24 people tested positive for Covid-19 last month. 

published on : 4th February 2021

New Year comes to COVID ward, with hope for end to nightmare

Along with the elderly, medical staff have been particularly hard hit, struggling to save patients even as their own colleagues have fallen ill with a disease almost nobody could have imagined...

published on : 1st January 2021

Italy's coronavirus cases rise for fourth straight day

Adding 19,037 COVID-19 cases on Friday, the nation raised its overall tally of confirmed infections in the pandemic to 2,028,354.

published on : 26th December 2020

'I couldn't be silent': UN whistleblower on WHO Italy's COVID-19 response report

Zambon said he never wanted to enter into a fight with the WHO but now feels he is being isolated professionally for having followed the agency's regulations to report alleged misconduct.

published on : 22nd December 2020

With near 65,000 dead so far, Italy passes UK to have worst COVID-19 toll in Europe

Italy, where the continent's pandemic began, registered 484 COVID-19 deaths in one day, one of its lowest one-day death counts in about a month.

published on : 14th December 2020