Once upon a time, the food of Venice was considered the finest in Europe, “specialising in wild boar, peacock, venison, elaborate salads and architectural pastries”.
Since April this year 5,000 unaccompanied children have arrived in the small Sicilian town of Augusta, fleeing war and poverty in north Africa.
Does the political return of Berlusconi represent a realistic danger for Western democracy?
Comedian Beppe Grillo's Five-Star Movement is a serious disruption to the usual way of doing politics.
Digital populism in Italy.
The success of the Pirate Party and Italian comedian Beppe Grillo is symptomatic of our times.
Even after the fall of Silvio Berlusconi, Italians are in little doubt just how bad a state their co
Maintaining financial-sector stability is a priority says the international financial organisation.
The beleaguered Italian prime minister has said he will step down as leader.