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Royal rivalry in Italian Riviera 'micronation'

Seborga - The princess showed off her tiny realm, sitting peaceful and picturesque, high above the Italian Riviera.But trouble is afoot in the self-declared micronation of Seborga, where a pretender to the "crown" is stoking passionate opposition.

US student accused of Rome policeman's murder 'beaten' in custody

Rome - An American student on trial in Italy for the murder of a Rome policeman says he was kicked, punched and spat on in custody, a leaked official transcript showed.

Pope condems 'hell' of migrant detention camps in Libya

Vatican City - Pope Francis on Wednesday condemned the "hellish" migrant detention camps in Libya on the seventh anniversary of his trip to Lampedusa, where many of those fleeing the country for Europe by sea land.

Two conjoined twins separated successfully in Italy

Rome - A hospital in Rome said on Tuesday it had successfully separated two-year-old twins joined above the nape of their necks, after three risky surgeries.

Germany lambasts 'shameful' handling of migration by EU

Apo - It is "shameful" that the European Union has still not found a solution for the care of asylum seekers five years after the migration crisis, German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, whose country holds the EU Presidency, said Tuesday.

Migrants leave Ocean Viking ship in Sicily

Porto Empedocle - Almost 200 migrants rescued by a humanitarian aid boat in the Mediterranean Sea began to leave the vessel in Sicily late on Monday after nine days stuck on the ship.

Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91 

Rome - Ennio Morricone, one of the world's best-known and most prolific film composers, died in Rome on Monday at the age of 91.

Pink ice in Italy's Alps sparks algae probe

Italy - Scientists in Italy are investigating the mysterious appearance of pink glacial ice in the Alps, caused by algae that accelerate the effects of climate change.

Italy to allow 180 migrants to leave ship: charity

Italy has authorised charity vessel Ocean Viking to disembark 180 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean in Sicily, ship operator SOS Mediterranee said on Sunday.

Italy to take in 180 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

Italy on Sunday authorised charity vessel Ocean Viking to transfer 180 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean to a ship in Sicily for quarantine, the ship's operator and the government said.

Italy says could take rescued migrants Monday

Italy is carrying out tests on 180 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean with a view to transferring them to a quarantine vessel in Sicily, an interior ministry source said Saturday.

Migrants test positive for coronavirus after arriving in Italy

Rome - Eight migrants who disembarked in Sicily this week after being rescued in the Mediterranean by a charity boat are in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus, the group Mediterranea said.

Italy seizes IS-made drugs worth one billion euros

Rome - Italian police said Wednesday they had seized a 14-tonne haul of amphetamines made by the Islamic State group in Syria, calling it the biggest seizure of such drugs in the world.

Young Italians pick cows over clubbing in Italy

Dizzasco - While her friends sleep off hangovers, 23-year-old Vanessa Peduzzi is doing a dawn check on her livestock, one of a growing number of Italian youths ditching the fast lane for a farmer's life.

Italy to guarantee 6.3-bn-euro loan for Fiat Chrysler

Milan - Italy's government said on Wednesday it would guarantee a 6.3-billion-euro ($7.1 billion) loan to Fiat Chrysler, as the automaker struggles with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Italy, Interpol launch new drive against 'Ndrangheta

Rome - Italy and Interpol on Wednesday launched a drive to stop the 'Ndrangheta, the southern Italian mafia, from cashing in on the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.

Prosecutors hid evidence in Italy cop's murder case: defence

Rome - Italian prosecutors hid evidence that a key figure in the murder of a Rome cop by two US students was a police informer, a defence lawyer told AFP Saturday.

Virus already in Italy by December, sewers show

Rome - The coronavirus was present in two large Italian cities in December, more than two months before the first case was detected, a national health institute study of waste water has found.

Italy's Conte says EU virus recovery funds will be spent wisely

Rome - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Tuesday sought to reassure Europe that forthcoming coronavirus recovery funds would be spent wisely to revive the battered economy after a crippling lockdown.

Italy's Conte says EU virus recovery funds will be spent wisely

Rome - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Tuesday sought to reassure Europe that forthcoming coronavirus recovery funds would be spent wisely to revive the battered economy after a crippling lockdown.

Italy's Conte says EU virus recovery funds will be spent wisely

Rome - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Tuesday sought to reassure Europe that forthcoming coronavirus recovery funds would be spent wisely to revive the battered economy after a crippling two-month lockdown.

Virus fence falls in Italy-Slovenia border town

Nova Gorica - As coronavirus border restrictions ease across Europe, a nettlesome fence on the Italy-Slovenia border came down Monday, reuniting a town that had been divided for months.

'Disinfecting non-stop' as Italy faces two new virus outbreaks

Rome - Yellow police tape -- a familiar sight across Italy since the coronavirus began sweeping the country in March -- reappeared at the weekend outside a Rome squat where around 15 new cases have emerged.

Doge's Palace reopens as tourists flock back to Venice

Venice - After three months of empty squares and alleys and gondoliers stranded on dry land, Venice sprang back to life on Saturday as tourists flocked back to the city for the reopening of the Doge's Palace.

Conte calls for 'courage' to save Italy at talks with EU, IMF

Rome - Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte called Saturday for a "courageous plan" when he launched virtual talks with EU and IMF leaders to rescue Italy's economy and society from the "uprecedented shock" triggered by the coronavirus pandemic.

Prosecutors question Italy PM over handling of virus crisis

Rome - Prosecutors questioned the Italian prime minister and two ministers on Friday over their handling of the coronavirus crisis, in an investigation into whether more should have been done to save lives.

Stolen Banksy work from door of Paris Bataclan found in Italy

Rome - Italian police said Wednesday they had retrieved a work by famed street artist Banksy commemorating the victims of the November 2015 Paris terror attacks stolen from the Bataclan concert hall.

Families of Italy virus victims seek 'truth and justice'

Bergamo - Fifty relatives of coronavirus victims filed complaints Wednesday over the handling of the pandemic in the first such legal group action in Italy, which has reported over 34,000 deaths.

For Italy's Muslims, lack of burial space deepens grief in pandemic

Bruzzano - Italy's Muslim community, like others, suffered many deaths as the coronavirus pandemic hit the Mediterranean country hard.Compounding the pain for the religious minority has been the grim reality of a lack of space to bury their dead.

Virus puts brakes on Salvini's far-right message in Italy

Milan - Matteo Salvini, the leader of Italy's far right, has seen his popularity drop as the coronavirus pandemic has drowned out his anti-immigrant message, but his League party remains a potent threat to the government.
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