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EU failing to rescue refugees from Greece -2
After the closure of the Balkan corridor in March, Greece has become host to over 53,000 migrants and refugees desperate for a way out. Many have applied to an ...
Vatican disputes US decision on Jerusalem
Before the Pope's Christmas Eve Mass, an extraordinary upheaval is taking place in the smallest state in the world. The US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's ...
Congestion upsets Venice's vaunted gondoliers
Venice's iconic gondoliers are furious about the amount of traffic on their city's waterways. They say safety is being put at risk, because the authorities are ...
Numbers of minor migrants increases
More and more minor migrants approach the coasts of Italy to escape war and poverty. Italy is just a passing point to reach their families in northern Europe, ...
Beppe Grillo
Beppe Grillo talks about Italian situation after the elections
Lampedusa one year after 3 Oct 2013 shipwreck
The island of Lampedusa has marked a year since a boat tragedy which claimed the lives of 368 men, women and children. Italy says its doing all it can to ...
Refugee crisis - the unaccompanied children of Sicily
The current refugee crisis is the biggest humanitarian challenge to face the European Union. And it is mostly unaccompanied children who are at the forefront ...
Syrian refugees revive Italian villages
Plagued by emigration and lack of opportunities, southern Italy is seeing a revival of some of its villages thanks to a project allowing Syrian refugees to ...
Thousands protest labour reforms in Italy
Two major trade unions in Italy have called for nationwide strikes over changes to the labour market, prompting huge rallies in more than 50 cities across the ...
French police on the manhunt after Paris attacks
A climate of fear has gripped the French capital after the terrorist attacks of last saturday and at least two false alarms in the past few days. Investigators ...
Hollande asks for a global coalition against Isis
"France is still here, alive and kicking" said French President Hollande to the house of Parliament, calling for unity and reaction in one of France's darkest ...
The resilience of Parisians and Paris' way of living
Most of the 129 people who died during Friday's Paris attacks were young citizens enjoying a night out with their friends. Despite the mourning for the loss of ...
Charlie Hebdo to print one million copies for next issue
The next issue of Charlie Hebdo, the French weekly magazine whose office was attacked by three armed men on Wednesday, will come out next week.Twelve people, ...
Marine Le Pen discusses France and Islam
The leader of the National Front, a far-right party in France, talks about her position after the Charlie Hebdo attack
Italian town of Gioia Tauro angered by Syrian chemical disposal
Inhabitants of Italian town Gioia Tauro are upset over the transfer of dangerous chemicals from Syria at the port. Plans for the disposal of Syrian chemical ...
Italian PM Renzi announces resignation
After attempting to resign on Monday after losing in the constitutional referendum, Matteo Renzi has officially resigned, announcing his decision with a tweet. ...
Gentiloni becomes Italy's new prime minister
After December 4, the day former PM Matteo Renzi resigned in the wake of the referendum defeat, Italy went through a tumultuous few days of political ...
Italians divided over Renzi's ability to lead
Center-left Matteo Renzi is the new prime minister in Italy. Formerly the mayor of Florence, the 39-year-old politician reached the highest level of Italian ...
Lithuania treats Ukrainian opposition members
Lithuania says it has decided to devote more cash to helping injured activists from Ukraine. Dmitro Bulatov, who says he was abducted and beaten for eight ...
Carnival keeps Venice's economy afloat
Every year thousands of people travel to Italy for the renowned Venice Carnival. It started as a street party for the lower classes but it is now keeping the ...
Norcia: The earthquake aftermath - Demo
The strongest earthquake in Italy in almost 40 years left more than 30,000 homeless in central Italy. Even though no casualties were reported, citizens of ...
Italian Minister fights for immigrant rights
Country's first black minister believes Italy needs to guarantee fundamental rights to all, including immigrants. In Italy, racism and immigration is the ...
Costa Concordia trial reopens in Italy
The trial against captain Francesco Schettino for causing a deadly shipwreck off Italy in 2012 which cost 32 lives, has begun in Grosseto, the closest city to ...
Italy struggles to cope with new wave of migrants
More than 13,000 migrants have been rescued off the Italian coast in the past week. Aid workers described the injuries as the worst they have ever seen.
EXPO 2015: "Feed the Planet" exposition opens its doors in Milan
Walk over a Brazilian tropical garden, order dutch fries or visit a supermarket of the future. These are among the many activities that visitors can do for the ...
Italy rescues 600 migrants from Mediterranean
In the last three days, Italy has rescued about 600 migrants, in cooperation with Maltese authorities. Among the rescued were 100 Somali, stranded on a ...
Libyan soldiers trained by Italian army.mov
A military training ground away from home. These are some of the hundreds of libyan civilians training at an army camp in Italy as part of a bilateral ...
Farmers endure Mafia threats over seized land
Under a law passed in 1996, Italy's government seized thousands of hectares of land from the Mafia and redistributed it for public use. In some areas, ...
Migrants missing after shipwreck near Italy
An Italian Navy ship arrives off Pozzallo, onboard, hundreds of rescued migrants hoping for a better life in the EU. But alongside it is a smaller vessel with ...
An ex night-club turned into a makeshift reception centre
A group of Malian migrants gather outside a makeshift reception centre in Ragusa. They've been here for almost a month. Without proper documents they can go no ...