Tag: Italy

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian...

Italy's new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, closed-door policy...

Italy assigns a safe harbour to the Ocean Viking

Italy assigned Lampedusa as a safe harbour to 82 people rescued by the charity vessel Ocean Viking, the humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders said...

Photos: Captain who broke Italy’s migrant ban says ready to rescue...

A German captain who defied Italy's ban on boats bringing migrants ashore said on Tuesday she was determined to carry on rescuing migrants from...

Italian coalition wins vote in Senate, letting it take office

Italy's new government won a confidence vote in the upper house Senate on Tuesday allowing it to take office following a stormy debate, with...

New Italian Government aims for smoother relations with EU

Italy's prime minister said on Monday his new coalition combining the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the pro-Europe Democratic Party (PD) would usher in a...

AirMalta flight for Palermo delayed by over 16 hours

A scheduled AirMalta flight for Palermo which was delayed for over 16 hours was the cause of commotion at the Malta International Airport (MIA)...

Earthquake registered in southern Italy

An earthquake of the intensity of 4.5 was registered in southern Italy.Corporate Dispatch, refers to the USGS centre which explained that the tremor was...

New Italian coalition sworn in, seeks better ties with Europe

Italy's new government, combining the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and centre-left Democratic Party (PD), was sworn into office on Thursday, promising to reset Rome's often-fraught...

Giuseppe Conte unveils new cabinet

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte unveiled his new cabinet on Wednesday, uniting two rival political parties in an unlikely coalition that is expected to...

Extreme weather damages; €293.5m for EU states

The European Union’s Budgets Committee has today passed the granting of €293.5 million from the EU Solidarity Fund to support the Austria, Italy and...