Marcelo Burlon, the creative director for the brand County of Milan, has come under fire for a scathing post in which he called Madonna 'la cessa' - a slang term translating roughly to 'human toilet.'
Daily Mail. Tue, 18 Jun 2019 21:17:05 GMT.
The new Leonti has style and grace but the food, after seven months, is still uneven and very expensive for Italian food in New York.
By John Mariani, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 18 Jun 2019 14:40:00 +0000.
After yet another restaurant hit the headlines for ripping off tourists in Rome, The Local readers share their horror stories and advice on avoiding being taken for a ride while you're in Italy.
The Local. Tue, 18 Jun 2019 13:08:08 +0200.
Brexiteer Boris Johnson's succession to Theresa May as British prime minister now seems so certain, other world leaders are weighing in behind him, Newsmax's John Gizzi reports.
Newsmax. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:53:08 EDT.
Amanda Knox has accused the media of building a false narrative around her during her murder trial and appeals process, depicting her as guilty even though she was eventually acquitted.
Irish Independent. Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:42:44 +0100.
The Italian director staged sumptuously visualized operas, which often resembled Renaissance paintings brought to life. On film, he brought Shakespearean and biblical tales to the big screen.
Neda Ulaby. NPR. Sat, 15 Jun 2019 08:34:00 -0400.
The lawyer of the family of slain British student Meredith Kercher has described Amanda Knox's invitation to the Italian Criminal Justice Festival as "inappropriate."
CBC News. Sat, 15 Jun 2019 05:46:39 EDT.
BRUSSELS (AP) - European Union finance ministers say Italy's high debt contravenes EU rules and that the country should face penalties for failing to comply. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 04:52:12 -0400.
The wife of a U.S. representative pleaded guilty on Thursday to federal charges alleging misuse of $250,000 in campaign funds and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors who are also bringing charges against her husband. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:57:59 -0400.
PARIS (AP) - France's finance minister says the government didn't oppose a merger deal between carmaker Renault and Italian-American rival Fiat Chrysler. ...
Associated Press. Washington Times. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 04:34:54 -0400.
Around 40 foreign investors, including ones from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, China, India, France, Canada, Germany, Japan, Italy, Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea and Turkey were present
Tass. Thu, 06 Jun 2019 20:45:37 +0300.
Conagra Brands (CAG) concludes sale of frozen pasta business, Gelit, to an Italian investment company.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 29 May 2019 11:11:00 GMT.
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.