Italy’s political leaders will meet in Rome today to discuss a date for a no-confidence vote in the government.
The right-wing Northern League governs the … Read more
Italian Minister of Interior Matteo Salvini canoes after his speech in Policoro, Potenza, Italy, during his beaches tour, on 10 August 2019.
There were moments … Read more
The political situation in Italy has precipitated into crisis mode.
The heads of political groups will meet on Monday to set a date for the … Read more
The spread between Italy’s 10-year BTP bond and the German Bund leaped up to 239 basis points on Friday after League leader and Deputy Premier … Read more
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said that the leader of the ruling League party, Matteo Salvini, must explain to Italians why he wants to bring … Read more
The leader of Italy’s ruling League party, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, said on Thursday the governing coalition had broken down and the only way … Read more
There is shock in the Italian capital Rome after a member of Italy’s Carabinieri was stabbed to death while on duty.
The Italian security official … Read more
Italy should clear up whether the nationalist League party sought or received funding from Russia, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday. “Clarification is up to … Read more
Italy still has time to dissolve parliament and go to elections after the summer break, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini told daily Il Corriere della … Read more
Carola Rackete will request the courts to order closure of Matteo Salvini’s social accounts because they allegedly stoked hate against her
Sea-Watch3 skipper Carola Rackete will today file a suit to close Interior Minister Matteo Salvini’s Facebook and Twitter accounts because they allegedly stoked hate against … Read more
Italy’s Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini denied a media report that his League party had sought millions of euros from Russian investors via a secret … Read more
With Italy firmly blocking its seaports, the tiny island country of Malta has emerged as an unlikely and reluctant lifeline for migrants making the perilous … Read more
Italy: The Sea-Watch saga exposes the societal changes, polarisation at the detriment of analysis and reason
Italy’s tussle with the Sea-Watch migrant rescue ship is a textbook case of politics in the age of Matteo Salvini. For weeks the hardline minister … Read more
Carola Rackete, the ship’s captain facing jail after defying Italian law to bring 42 migrants into port has said she would do it all over … Read more