Travellers warned about Italy’s bird-brained laws

Travellers warned about Italy’s bird-brained laws

Foreigners in Italy beware: playing bingo, snacking while sitting on the steps of a monument and feeding pigeons at Venice's St Mark's Square may seem innocent enough, but they carry hefty fines if caught.

Battle of the biscuit giants: Barilla takes on Nutella with new ‘ethical’ chocolate spread

Battle of the biscuit giants: Barilla takes on Nutella with new ‘ethical’ chocolate spread

Matteo Renzi insists Italy’s Democrats won’t partner with Five Star Movement

Matteo Renzi insists Italy’s Democrats won’t partner with Five Star Movement

Video: This is Italy’s avalanche hotel one week after the disaster

Video: This is Italy’s avalanche hotel one week after the disaster

Renzi to EU: If you build walls against migrants, don’t expect Italian money

Renzi to EU: If you build walls against migrants, don’t expect Italian money

Italian man ‘kept dead mum’s body in freezer for months’

Italian man ‘kept dead mum’s body in freezer for months’

Why Milan could be Europe’s post-Brexit financial hub

Why Milan could be Europe’s post-Brexit financial hub

Tourist fined after drone crashes in St Mark’s Square

Tourist fined after drone crashes in St Mark’s Square

Conte theatrics a boon for Italy, and Chelsea fans

Conte theatrics a boon for Italy, and Chelsea fans

Five Euro moments Italian football fans can’t forget

Five Euro moments Italian football fans can’t forget

Did a Nazi official save Ponte Vecchio from destruction?

Did a Nazi official save Ponte Vecchio from destruction?

Frenchman’s ‘fish soup’ pizza beats Italy to world cup crown

Frenchman’s ‘fish soup’ pizza beats Italy to world cup crown

Former Italy coach Cesare Maldini dies at 84

Former Italy coach Cesare Maldini dies at 84

Cheesed-off Italians swap banks for Parmesan bonds

Cheesed-off Italians swap banks for Parmesan bonds

Asylum seekers strut their stuff on Italian catwalk

Asylum seekers strut their stuff on Italian catwalk

Star Wars fans rejoice as force awakens in Italy

Star Wars fans rejoice as force awakens in Italy

LVMH takes minority stake in Italy’s Repossi

LVMH takes minority stake in Italy’s Repossi

France’s Michelin to close Italy factory

France’s Michelin to close Italy factory

Italian cheese gang rob €785k of parmesan

Italian cheese gang rob €785k of parmesan

Italy’s premier to get lavish new set of wings

Italy’s premier to get lavish new set of wings

Pompeii’s tasteless taps spark online revolt

Pompeii’s tasteless taps spark online revolt

Depp and Netflix are the talk of Venice film fest

Depp and Netflix are the talk of Venice film fest

BBC reporter ensnares Pisa’s up-skirt voyeur

BBC reporter ensnares Pisa’s up-skirt voyeur

Mario Balotelli’s return home divides fans

Mario Balotelli’s return home divides fans

British woman found dead in Tuscan pool

British woman found dead in Tuscan pool

AS Roma unveil ambitious new stadium

AS Roma unveil ambitious new stadium

Bonaventura called up for Italy versus Croatia

Bonaventura called up for Italy versus Croatia

Italy’s ex-foreign minister wins cancer battle

Italy’s ex-foreign minister wins cancer battle

Italian picked as EU’s Middle East envoy

Italian picked as EU’s Middle East envoy

Italy angry over Oscars snub for film ‘maestro’

Italy angry over Oscars snub for film ‘maestro’

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Homeless to get haircut and shave at the Vatican

Why migrant smugglers are using ‘ghost ships’

Why migrant smugglers are using ‘ghost ships’

Third of Italians back anti-immigrant party

Third of Italians back anti-immigrant party

Rome wins cameo role in new Bond film

Rome wins cameo role in new Bond film

Ferrari spin-off ‘will preserve Italian heritage’

Ferrari spin-off ‘will preserve Italian heritage’

Flood-hit Genoa to benefit from Italy friendly

Flood-hit Genoa to benefit from Italy friendly

Newly found Mussolini film screened in Italy

Newly found Mussolini film screened in Italy

Vatican ex-envoy faces trial over child abuse

Vatican ex-envoy faces trial over child abuse

Five investigated in Italy over jihadist links

Five investigated in Italy over jihadist links

Crisis-hit shops scrap traditional August break

Crisis-hit shops scrap traditional August break

Costa Concordia reaches final dock in Genoa

Costa Concordia reaches final dock in Genoa

Ancestry keeps Italy in the World Cup

Ancestry keeps Italy in the World Cup

Facebook used to traffic migrants to Italy

Facebook used to traffic migrants to Italy

Embryo mix-up: couples to get DNA tests

Embryo mix-up: couples to get DNA tests

Italy launches probe into 1970s heiress murder

Italy launches probe into 1970s heiress murder

Five arrested over Chinese-run factory fire

Five arrested over Chinese-run factory fire

Charlie Chaplin’s only novel restored in Italy

Charlie Chaplin’s only novel restored in Italy

71 percent of Rome retailers ‘dodge tax’

71 percent of Rome retailers ‘dodge tax’

Lawyers’ strike delays Costa Concordia hearing

Lawyers’ strike delays Costa Concordia hearing

Italy’s Benetton to sign Bangladesh safety deal

Italy’s Benetton to sign Bangladesh safety deal