"I will be on the pitch, as captain or coach," Silvio Berlusconi promises as he contests a ruling that bans him from running for public office.
Italy has one of the best healthcare systems in the world so if the unexpected does happen you’re in good hands.
Italian forests destroyed in wildfires this summer will take at least 15 years to regrow, according to the national farmers’ association.
It's not just one of the world’s leading business schools. It’s also a chance for students to have a truly international undergraduate experience.
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Nestled at the foot of the Dolomite mountains, St. Hubertus has just been awarded a maximum three Michelin stars.
Its graduates are also among the first in Sweden to gain employment once they've completed their studies.
Italy is counting on its wine to help it compete for tourists against France and Spain.
If you want a holiday that has it all, this small European archipelago is just the spot.
It turns out the song Italians have been singing since 1946 was only provisional.
Embarking on a job hunt in a new country, not to mention a new language, is daunting to say the least. It is possible to get a job without speaking Italian in Italy, particularly if you speak fluent English, but knowing a few phrases can go a long way.
The Italian-born singer explains why she prefers to sing in English instead of her native tongue.
The man who helped bring Italian home cooking to Britain, Antonio Carluccio, has died at the age of 80.
The Michelin Guide for Italy 2016 has been released, awarding 334 Italian eateries a coveted star rating. And the best city to eat in Italy might surprise you...
Italy’s iconic scooter is going green.
Airlines are increasingly choosing to fly over Norway on USA-bound routes, providing a windfall for air traffic operators in the Scandinavian country.
Calabria is a popular region among foreign property buyers thanks to the sunny beaches and beautiful landscapes that have earned it a reputation as 'the Caribbean of Europe'. If you want to move there, property can be surprisingly budget-friendly.
Venice's world famous carnival, which lasts until February 28th, is thought to have started in 1162 after a military victory. Abandoned for decades, it was resurrected in 1980.
An Italian priest has sparked outrage after apparently comparing lawmakers who have campaigned for abortion access in Italy to one of the country's most notorious mafia killers.
Cateno De Luca is accused of running a scheme that cost the tax man some €1.75 million.
Juventus slipped to third place in the Italian league after a surprise defeat to Sampdoria.
Italian schools can let children walk home alone without fear of legal repercussions, after the senate approved an amendment to a law that said they had to be picked up by an adult.
The pope has racked up 40 million followers on Twitter, the Vatican said on Wednesday, underlining the Catholic leader's status as one of the world's biggest social media players.
Pope Francis called on Sunday to fight indifference to poverty on what has been dubbed the first "World Day for the Poor" by the Catholic Church.
The Basilica di Santa Croce has been closed to the public after a visitor was killed by falling masonry.
The key is barley flour, which contains a substance that encourages a 'natural bypass'.
Italy doubles down on a policy that the UN says has left thousands trapped in horrific conditions in Libya.