Life expectancy has fallen in Italy, with northerners outliving those in the south

Life expectancy has fallen in Italy, with northerners outliving those in the south

Where you're born in Italy has a huge impact on how long you can expect to live.

Italians look cheerful – so why do they claim to be unhappy?

Italians look cheerful – so why do they claim to be unhappy?

Italy’s Masterchef judge reported for cooking pigeon

Italy’s Masterchef judge reported for cooking pigeon

Probe sheds light on Italy childbirth deaths

Probe sheds light on Italy childbirth deaths

Workers’ corruption and waste cost Italy €3bn

Workers’ corruption and waste cost Italy €3bn

OECD slams Italy over unskilled youth

OECD slams Italy over unskilled youth

Italians’ happiness levels plummet

Italians’ happiness levels plummet

Smiley-happy Italians grin more online: study

Smiley-happy Italians grin more online: study

Italy roots out 13,000 suspected tax cheats

Italy roots out 13,000 suspected tax cheats

Italy among world’s top arms exporters

Italy among world’s top arms exporters

Amnesty slams Italy for migrant care

Amnesty slams Italy for migrant care

Italy’s reforms will revive economy: OECD

Italy’s reforms will revive economy: OECD

Italians upbeat about health in 2014

Italians upbeat about health in 2014

Bosses put Italy’s corruption bill at €300bn

Bosses put Italy’s corruption bill at €300bn

Italy tax burden higher than Norway: OECD

Italy tax burden higher than Norway: OECD

UN praises Italy’s speedy internet progress

UN praises Italy’s speedy internet progress

Italy tumbles in world prosperity ranking

Italy tumbles in world prosperity ranking

‘Forget the baby bonus, we need investment’

‘Forget the baby bonus, we need investment’

Births in Southern Italy at lowest rate since 1861

Births in Southern Italy at lowest rate since 1861

Doing business in Italy is getting harder

Doing business in Italy is getting harder

Italy’s high tax ‘burden’ stalls economic rebound

Italy’s high tax ‘burden’ stalls economic rebound

Italy’s poor south risks ‘desertification’

Italy’s poor south risks ‘desertification’

Robots could take half of jobs in Italy

Robots could take half of jobs in Italy

Italians more confident about money matters

Italians more confident about money matters

1.4m Italian children in absolute poverty

1.4m Italian children in absolute poverty

Italians are getting more depressed: report

Italians are getting more depressed: report

Italy lost 12,000 firms in three months

Italy lost 12,000 firms in three months

Italy university course drop-out rate hits 40%

Italy university course drop-out rate hits 40%

Almost all Italians think corruption is rife

Almost all Italians think corruption is rife

Naples has ‘worst quality of life in Italy’

Naples has ‘worst quality of life in Italy’

Italian cities among world’s worst for traffic

Italian cities among world’s worst for traffic

Doing business is easier in Rwanda than Italy

Doing business is easier in Rwanda than Italy

Vatican bank disloses earnings for first time

Vatican bank disloses earnings for first time

Italians are Europe’s worst tax-dodgers

Italians are Europe’s worst tax-dodgers

Surge in the number of jobless foreigners in Italy

Surge in the number of jobless foreigners in Italy

Italian economy has ‘hit bottom’ – report

Italian economy has ‘hit bottom’ – report

Italy’s ‘crazy’ judicial system in ‘critical state’

Italy’s ‘crazy’ judicial system in ‘critical state’

Italy’s roads are getting safer: EU

Italy’s roads are getting safer: EU

Young Italians are far happier than older ones

Young Italians are far happier than older ones

Italy’s ‘rigid’ education system stifles job market

Italy’s ‘rigid’ education system stifles job market

Unruly Italy is EU’s most disobedient country

Unruly Italy is EU’s most disobedient country

Italians best at ripping off the EU: report

Italians best at ripping off the EU: report

The Dutch eat more healthily than Italians

The Dutch eat more healthily than Italians