News from italy

George Clooney is recovering after a motorcycle accident which happened in Sardinia

August 2018 |
American actor George Clooney is recovering after a motorcycle accident which happened in Sardinia where he is filming his latest TV series, “Catch-22.” A car failed to respect the right of way and hit Clooney’s scooter. The actor fell and slammed...

Italy and Malta are in a diplomatic spat over migrant arrivals

July 2018 |
Italy and Malta are in a diplomatic spat over migrant arrivals. Italy’s new Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, Matteo Salvini, has called out the Maltese government for reportedly refusing to aid a migrant rescue ship which was stranded...

Italy's new Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said that Russia should return to the G8

July 2018 |
Italy’s new Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said that Russia should return to the G8 in one of his first foreign policy statements. Commenting from the G7 summit in Canada where the leaders of Italy, France, Germany, the UK, Japan, Canada, and the...

A priest found 36,000 euros in cash inside the confession booth

July 2018 |
A priest found 36,000 euros in cash inside the confession booth of the Santa Maria delle Grazie alle Fornaci church in Rome last month. The carabinieri are investigating to determine if the cash is clean or found to be ill-gotten. If found the...

Although Italians failed to qualify for the World Cup a little bit of Italy will be represented at the games

July 2018 |
Although the Italians failed to qualify for the World Cup this year, still leaving a very bitter taste in the mouths of many, a little bit of Italy will be represented at the games. Italian sportswear company, Errea, has been in a partnership with...

A little-known actor won Best Actor at the Cannes film festival

July 2018 |
A little-known actor won Best Actor at the Cannes film festival last month for his portrayal of a cocaine-dealing dog groomer who faces down a local heavy in an urban western. Working as a caretaker at a social center for former prisoners when he...

Italy's new Prime Minister said that Inewly formed government "brought radical change"

July 2018 |
Italy’s new Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte said that Italy’s newly formed populist government “brought radical change that we are proud of.” Mr. Conte, formerly a little-known lawyer, provided a long list of problems that the government planned to...

A network suspected of financing al-Qaeda-linked jihadists has been dismantled by Italian police

June 2018 |
A network suspected of financing al-Qaeda-linked jihadists in Syria has been dismantled by Italian police. Fourteen people were arrested in Sardinia and in parts of northern Italy. Police say 10 of those detained were suspected of money laundering...

100+ migrants stranded in the Mediterranean for three days arrived in Italy

June 2018 |
More than 100 migrants who were stranded in the central Mediterranean for three days arrived in Italy last month. A diplomatic stand-off between Rome and London after the migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya ended with Rome deciding to...
Page 5 of 22