Doctors across Italy will strike on December 12th in protest against spending cuts, pay freezes and temporary contracts.
Parts of northern Italy are on red alert after a weekend of freezing rain and snow that has left roads icy, trains stuck and schools closed.
Italy has one of the best healthcare systems in the world so if the unexpected does happen you’re in good hands.
From classic Alpine resorts to the more unusual (Mount Etna, anyone?), here are the top ten locations for winter sports enthusiasts in Italy.
Central Italy's set of lights shaped like a Christmas tree on Monte Ingino is the largest in the world.
Ranked among the world’s best young universities in the QS Top 50 Under 50, Linköping University (LiU) uses innovative learning techniques that prepare its students to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.
We asked you to pick your favourite Italian words. Here’s what you chose.
The most wonderful markets for the most wonderful time of the year.
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.
If you're planning to travel to Venice, it's well worth learning a bit about the local dialect before you go.
From the creamy cannoli to crunchy biscotti, Italy is home to some of the world's most mouthwatering pastries, and if you're looking for the very best of the bunch, this list could provide the answer.
"To live in Italy, one must do more than drink coffee. One must understand coffee."
Facing bankruptcy in style.
Fresh off the back of qualifying for the quarter-finals of the World Women's Handball Championship for the first time since 2001, the Swedish women's handball team have also chalked up a further success after one of their Instagram videos went viral.
Looking for a property that combines history with modernity? This house, which is an independent annexe of a 14th century fortress complex, could be your ideal Italian home.
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.
After expertly dealing with flamboyant Napoli last Friday, December 1st, and securing a spot in the Champions League last 16, Juventus can make it a perfect week by denting Serie A leaders Inter Milan's title credentials this coming Saturday.
The groundbreaking agreement follows an intense 24 hours of negotiations and includes major breakthroughs on citizenship rights and the Irish-Northern Irish border issue. Most of all, it rebuilds confidence in the negotiations.
Italian motorcycling ace Valentino Rossi has revealed he is afraid to stop racing and intends to turn to cars when his career on two wheels ends.
People across Italy are weighing in on a headteacher’s decision to stop saying prayers and remove Catholic statues at a school in Sicily.
Lombardy's regional president Roberto Maroni threatened to give Catalan secessionists greater backing in retaliation.
This week is 'Barter Week', where you can treat yourself to a few days in a hotel at no cost – all you have to do is suggest a bargain.
The single most dangerous road in Italy is a motorway east of Milan, accident statistics show.
Milan narrowly lost the bid to host the European Union's drug agency when it moves out of London after Brexit.
The pope appealed for the city's status to remain unchanged, hours before the US is expected to recognize it as Israel's capital.