Italy’s Democratic Party challenges “fake news” journalist’s appointment as national broadcaster head

Italy’s Democratic Party challenges “fake news” journalist’s appointment as national broadcaster head

The appointment Wednesday of controversial journalist Marcello Foa as head of the national Italian broadcast network Rai is being challenged by Italy’s centre-left Democratic Party, who say discrepancies in the process by which he was voted in make the appointment invalid.

Italy’s ruling party says Rome defeat was ‘painful’ blow

Italy’s ruling party says Rome defeat was ‘painful’ blow

Rebel Rome mayor threatens comeback

Rebel Rome mayor threatens comeback

Italy’s left plays blame game after elections

Italy’s left plays blame game after elections

‘Isis’ hacks Tuscany political website

‘Isis’ hacks Tuscany political website

Democratic Party in ‘Fonzie’ PM joke

Democratic Party in ‘Fonzie’ PM joke

Florence PD bombing is ‘serious intimidation’

Florence PD bombing is ‘serious intimidation’

Italy’s ruling party loses out in local elections

Italy’s ruling party loses out in local elections

Renzi wins confidence vote for ‘radical’ plans

Renzi wins confidence vote for ‘radical’ plans

Renzi takeover is a ‘blow to democracy’ for Italians

Renzi takeover is a ‘blow to democracy’ for Italians

Italy’s PM nominee Renzi races to form coalition

Italy’s PM nominee Renzi races to form coalition

Renzi’s wife shuns Rome for Tuscan home

Renzi’s wife shuns Rome for Tuscan home

Italians think Renzi takeover is ‘pointless’

Italians think Renzi takeover is ‘pointless’

Renzi outlines ambitious reform plan for Italy

Renzi outlines ambitious reform plan for Italy

Renzi to be picked as Italy’s youngest PM

Renzi to be picked as Italy’s youngest PM

A tumultuous year in Italian politics

A tumultuous year in Italian politics

Renzi now tainted with ‘cloak and dagger’ image

Renzi now tainted with ‘cloak and dagger’ image

Why Italy’s ‘palace coup’ is bad for democracy

Why Italy’s ‘palace coup’ is bad for democracy

Italian PM resigns, paving way for Renzi

Italian PM resigns, paving way for Renzi

From cycling boy scout to Italian prime minister?

From cycling boy scout to Italian prime minister?

Italy tense as Renzi calls for new government

Italy tense as Renzi calls for new government

Political tensions in Italy over possible PM switch

Political tensions in Italy over possible PM switch

Ex-leader Bersani recovering after surgery

Ex-leader Bersani recovering after surgery

Bersani in intensive care after brain operation

Bersani in intensive care after brain operation

Ex-leader Bersani suffers brain haemorrhage

Ex-leader Bersani suffers brain haemorrhage

Renzi calls for two-year benefits for jobless

Renzi calls for two-year benefits for jobless

Renzi confirmed as Italy’s new centre-left leader

Renzi confirmed as Italy’s new centre-left leader

The new face of Italian politics

The new face of Italian politics

Renzi leads youthful overhaul of centre-left

Renzi leads youthful overhaul of centre-left

Italian left’s new leader ‘inspired by Tony Blair’

Italian left’s new leader ‘inspired by Tony Blair’

Italy’s democratic party set for leadership battle

Italy’s democratic party set for leadership battle

Tuscany councillor in foreigners ‘must die’ rant

Tuscany councillor in foreigners ‘must die’ rant