ROME (AP) - Italy's Premier Giuseppe Conte will appear in the Senate on Tuesday to deliver a much anticipated address about the political crisis that has erupted in the middle of the summer break. ...
Giada Zampano. Washington Times. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 04:16:17 -0400.
Spain yesterday repeated its offer to allow 107 migrants stranded for more than two weeks in the Mediterranean to land in a Spanish port, but it criticised Italy for barring them from coming ashore on an Italian island.
Irish Independent. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:30:00 +0100.
Simon Gautier,27, was hiking near Naples, Italy on August 9 when he fell down a cliff and into a ravine, breaking both of his legs and severing an artery, which caused him to rapidly bleed to death.
Daily Mail. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:45:38 GMT.
Now a UNESCO World Heritage site, Matera in the province of Basilicata, has become a great tourist draw and location for moviemaking.
By John Mariani, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:48:00 +0000.
The Ukrainian low cost air carrier SkyUp Airlines (Kyiv) will launch new flight from Kyiv to Turin (Italy) for a winter navigation period 2019/2020, airlines reported on its website. ...
Victoria Petrenko. Kyiv Post. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:34:10 +0000.
An administrative court in Rome ruled on Wednesday that a Spanish rescue ship carrying around 150 migrants should be allowed to enter Italian territorial waters in defiance of a ban imposed by Interior Minister Matteo Salvini.
CBC News. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 16:08:00 EDT.
Since 2016, the hard-right, anti-immigrant League party has won elections in many towns in Tuscany, a major shift in a region known as the birthplace of the Italian Communist Party.
Sylvia Poggioli. NPR. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 05:03:00 -0400.
Restaurateurs have conceded the Carlton strip doesn't have the same pull it used to, as vacancy rates soar on the once-bustling strip.
Tom Cowie. Sydney Morning Herald. Wed, 14 Aug 2019 17:59:49 +1000.
BEIJING — Italian fashion house Versace apologized Sunday in China for selling T-shirts that it said attached incorrect country names to cities, after being attacked on social media for challenging China's territorial integrity. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 11 Aug 2019 05:59:16 -0400.
Italian police have launched an investigation into a picture showing a U.S. student suspected of killing an officer in a blindfold and handcuffs soon after his arrest.
Newsmax. Sun, 28 Jul 2019 22:39:49 EDT.
Facts About Italy
The Italian Republic, located on southern Europe's Apennine Peninsula,
is a democratic republic with a bicameral Parliament, an elected
President, and an appointed Prime Minister. Italy's capital city
is Rome, and its currency is the Euro.
In 2007, Italy's estimated population was 58,148,000, and Italian is the
primary language used in Italy.
For more news and information about Italy, visit this official
Italian government website.
For detailed maps of Italy, visit this
Italy map website.