Merkel backs ‘courageous’ Renzi over EU budget rules

Merkel backs ‘courageous’ Renzi over EU budget rules

"I am doing everything in my power to support him with this."

Italy’s top court upholds order to seize €49 million from League party

Italy’s top court upholds order to seize €49 million from League party

Italy’s League agrees to pay back missing millions, slowly

Italy’s League agrees to pay back missing millions, slowly

‘Italians first’: Italy’s far-right leader echoes Trump in election campaign

‘Italians first’: Italy’s far-right leader echoes Trump in election campaign

Political cheat sheet: Understanding Italy’s Northern League

Political cheat sheet: Understanding Italy’s Northern League

Anti-far right clashes in Naples trigger political storm

Anti-far right clashes in Naples trigger political storm

Italy row over self defence after burglar shot dead

Italy row over self defence after burglar shot dead

Italy’s PM vows to rebuild devastated quake region

Italy’s PM vows to rebuild devastated quake region

Over 100 aftershocks felt in central Italy on Thursday night

Over 100 aftershocks felt in central Italy on Thursday night

Italy PM ‘not satisfied’ over EU summit

Italy PM ‘not satisfied’ over EU summit

Italy joins Europe’s big league, but is it primed to fail?

Italy joins Europe’s big league, but is it primed to fail?

‘Big Three’ leaders insist EU not finished after Brexit

‘Big Three’ leaders insist EU not finished after Brexit

EU leaders to meet on Italian island for Brexit talks

EU leaders to meet on Italian island for Brexit talks

Renzi admits ‘mistake’ to bet leadership on crucial vote

Renzi admits ‘mistake’ to bet leadership on crucial vote

Italy’s top court OKs public vote on political overhaul

Italy’s top court OKs public vote on political overhaul

Renzi vows to win vote on which he staked leadership

Renzi vows to win vote on which he staked leadership

Italy finally calls time on work-shy public sector workers

Italy finally calls time on work-shy public sector workers

‘Salvini who?’: Donald Trump snubs Italy’s far-right leader

‘Salvini who?’: Donald Trump snubs Italy’s far-right leader

Activists destroy copies of far-right leader’s new book in raid

Activists destroy copies of far-right leader’s new book in raid

Renzi blasts ‘anachronistic’ Austria over border plan

Renzi blasts ‘anachronistic’ Austria over border plan

Italy denies offer to send hundreds of troops to Libya

Italy denies offer to send hundreds of troops to Libya

Italy oil and gas vote flops because of low turnout

Italy oil and gas vote flops because of low turnout

Should Italy really be getting so cosy with Iran?

Should Italy really be getting so cosy with Iran?

Renzi seeks to revive Italy’s economic clout in Iran

Renzi seeks to revive Italy’s economic clout in Iran

Italy wants common EU defense after Brussels attacks

Italy wants common EU defense after Brussels attacks

Italian unions blast palace chief for ‘working too hard’

Italian unions blast palace chief for ‘working too hard’

Renzi blasts ‘doomsayers’ as Italy finally starts growing

Renzi blasts ‘doomsayers’ as Italy finally starts growing

Italian textile magnates convicted of €70m tax fraud

Italian textile magnates convicted of €70m tax fraud

Slowdown gives Italy two trillion reasons to worry

Slowdown gives Italy two trillion reasons to worry

Italian firms seal Iran deals worth up to €17 billion

Italian firms seal Iran deals worth up to €17 billion

Italy’s banks rebound as crisis subsides…for now

Italy’s banks rebound as crisis subsides…for now

Renzi and Putin discuss Syria and energy deals

Renzi and Putin discuss Syria and energy deals

Politician sparks outrage over Isis ‘joke’ at Renzi

Politician sparks outrage over Isis ‘joke’ at Renzi

Italy moves to bail out savers hit by bank plan

Italy moves to bail out savers hit by bank plan

Italy will not join Syria bombing raid: Renzi

Italy will not join Syria bombing raid: Renzi

Court drops Renzi dinner expenses case

Court drops Renzi dinner expenses case

Italy looks to boost funds to combat terrorism

Italy looks to boost funds to combat terrorism

Italy’s jobless rate dips again in August

Italy’s jobless rate dips again in August

‘Italy can be stronger than Germany’: Renzi

‘Italy can be stronger than Germany’: Renzi

Renzi under pressure over brutal Sicily murder

Renzi under pressure over brutal Sicily murder

Renzi vows L’Aquila will be rebuilt amid protests

Renzi vows L’Aquila will be rebuilt amid protests

Bishops and politicians clash over migrants

Bishops and politicians clash over migrants

Fugitive mafia Godfather protected ‘at high level’

Fugitive mafia Godfather protected ‘at high level’

Renzi defends reforms as jobless rate rises

Renzi defends reforms as jobless rate rises

Renzi pledges tax cuts ‘in pact with Italians’

Renzi pledges tax cuts ‘in pact with Italians’

Italy approves school reforms amid protest

Italy approves school reforms amid protest

‘Decisive’ Greece summit set for Sunday: Renzi

‘Decisive’ Greece summit set for Sunday: Renzi

Renzi calls for Greece talks to focus on growth

Renzi calls for Greece talks to focus on growth

Renzi calls for exit from ‘Germany-France’ format

Renzi calls for exit from ‘Germany-France’ format

Grexit could cost Italy €11 billion in interest

Grexit could cost Italy €11 billion in interest

Italy ‘out of firing line’ of Greek crisis fallout: PM

Italy ‘out of firing line’ of Greek crisis fallout: PM

‘Greek referendum is a vote on euro’: Renzi

‘Greek referendum is a vote on euro’: Renzi

UK to back Italian migration spy agency

UK to back Italian migration spy agency

Salvini snubs Pope’s call to ‘forgive’ over migrants

Salvini snubs Pope’s call to ‘forgive’ over migrants

Italy slams rebel north as migrant crisis deepens

Italy slams rebel north as migrant crisis deepens

Renzi under fire over mafia migrant scandal

Renzi under fire over mafia migrant scandal

Italy moves to battle rampant corruption

Italy moves to battle rampant corruption

Millions of Italians to get €500 pension rebate

Millions of Italians to get €500 pension rebate

Italy to pay ‘portion’ of billions owed to retirees

Italy to pay ‘portion’ of billions owed to retirees

Renzi wins first electoral law confidence vote

Renzi wins first electoral law confidence vote

Italy mulls ‘destroying’ Libya trafficking racket

Italy mulls ‘destroying’ Libya trafficking racket

Renzi faces rebellion over electoral law

Renzi faces rebellion over electoral law

Italy’s right-wing chief in bulldoze threat to Roma

Italy’s right-wing chief in bulldoze threat to Roma

Italy set to approve €10bn in spending cuts

Italy set to approve €10bn in spending cuts

Uproar as Grillo likens Renzi to crash pilot

Uproar as Grillo likens Renzi to crash pilot

Renzi and Obama to discuss Libya crisis

Renzi and Obama to discuss Libya crisis

Renzi seeks key role for Russia in Libya crisis

Renzi seeks key role for Russia in Libya crisis

Renzi seeks Putin’s help over Libya

Renzi seeks Putin’s help over Libya

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Italy sends mixed signals on Greek debt

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Italy launches search for a new president

Italian PM Renzi to join Paris rally on Sunday

Italian PM Renzi to join Paris rally on Sunday

Italy wants to help restore peace in Libya

Italy wants to help restore peace in Libya

Will Renzi really kick-start sclerotic Italy?

Will Renzi really kick-start sclerotic Italy?

Tony Blair applauds Renzi’s ‘bravery’

Tony Blair applauds Renzi’s ‘bravery’

Angry protesters pelt Renzi’s car with eggs

Angry protesters pelt Renzi’s car with eggs

Far-right leader woos recession-weary Italians

Far-right leader woos recession-weary Italians

Renzi demands respect amid row with EC chief

Renzi demands respect amid row with EC chief

Juncker slams Renzi for ‘bureaucrat’ slur

Juncker slams Renzi for ‘bureaucrat’ slur

Genoa on high alert as downpours forecast

Genoa on high alert as downpours forecast

Renzi under pressure as Italy’s jobless rate rises

Renzi under pressure as Italy’s jobless rate rises

Italy’s new mums to get €80 ‘baby bonus’

Italy’s new mums to get €80 ‘baby bonus’

Renzi feeling ‘positive’ over Ukraine solution

Renzi feeling ‘positive’ over Ukraine solution

Renzi unveils Italy’s ‘biggest ever tax cut’

Renzi unveils Italy’s ‘biggest ever tax cut’

Renzi pledges €2 billion for flood-hit Genoa

Renzi pledges €2 billion for flood-hit Genoa

Italy stands firm in support of Isis coalition

Italy stands firm in support of Isis coalition

Renzi braced for a fight as reform battle heats up

Renzi braced for a fight as reform battle heats up

Renzi under fire as father faces fraud probe

Renzi under fire as father faces fraud probe

Holiday over: PM’s critics demand results

Holiday over: PM’s critics demand results

Bono praises Renzi’s leadership in letter

Bono praises Renzi’s leadership in letter

‘Alitalia must cut jobs or face bankruptcy’: Renzi

‘Alitalia must cut jobs or face bankruptcy’: Renzi

‘Renzi must act fast to boost weak growth’: IMF

‘Renzi must act fast to boost weak growth’: IMF

Italy raises €371,400 from eBay luxury car sale

Italy raises €371,400 from eBay luxury car sale

Grillo declares ‘war’ as Berlusconi backs Renzi

Grillo declares ‘war’ as Berlusconi backs Renzi

MEP tells Kyenge to ‘go be a minister in Egypt’

MEP tells Kyenge to ‘go be a minister in Egypt’

Italy’s left bounces into lead after election victory

Italy’s left bounces into lead after election victory

Italy: Heed Brexit wake-up call and end austerity

Italy: Heed Brexit wake-up call and end austerity

Brexit would hurt Britain more than Europe: Italian PM

Brexit would hurt Britain more than Europe: Italian PM

Italy’s Renzi ‘hungry’ for change in Europe

Italy’s Renzi ‘hungry’ for change in Europe

Italy PM likens EU to ‘orchestra on the Titanic’

Italy PM likens EU to ‘orchestra on the Titanic’

EU approves Turkey refugee fund after Italy row solved

EU approves Turkey refugee fund after Italy row solved

EU austerity is putting brakes on Italy’s economy: Renzi

EU austerity is putting brakes on Italy’s economy: Renzi

Why Italy’s scrapping to be let into Europe’s big boys’ club

Why Italy’s scrapping to be let into Europe’s big boys’ club

Italy’s Renzi criticizes Franco-German dominance in EU

Italy’s Renzi criticizes Franco-German dominance in EU

Renzi vows to aid savers hit by bank rescue

Renzi vows to aid savers hit by bank rescue

Renzi gambles on EU backing bumper budget

Renzi gambles on EU backing bumper budget

Italy to recover migrant bodies as EU plan falters

Italy to recover migrant bodies as EU plan falters

Merkel confident Renzi will deliver on reforms

Merkel confident Renzi will deliver on reforms

Renzi uses Florence’s splendour to woo Merkel

Renzi uses Florence’s splendour to woo Merkel

‘EU must change economic gear’: Renzi

‘EU must change economic gear’: Renzi

Italian regional polls test Renzi’s popularity

Italian regional polls test Renzi’s popularity

Matteo Renzi denies Italy ‘flunked’ 2015 budget

Matteo Renzi denies Italy ‘flunked’ 2015 budget

Renzi seizes on markets strife in EU austerity fight

Renzi seizes on markets strife in EU austerity fight

‘Don’t treat us like school kids’: PM tells Germany

‘Don’t treat us like school kids’: PM tells Germany

PM shrugs off criticism over ‘lack of strategy’

PM shrugs off criticism over ‘lack of strategy’

‘Northern EU countries don’t take Italy seriously’

‘Northern EU countries don’t take Italy seriously’