Bergamo and Brescia named joint Italian capitals of culture for 2023

Bergamo and Brescia named joint Italian capitals of culture for 2023

The cities of Bergamo and Brescia are to put old rivalries aside and share Capital of Culture status in 2023, as a symbol of hope after both were devastated by the coronavirus outbreak.

Footballer Mario Balotelli blasts Italy’s first black senator

Footballer Mario Balotelli blasts Italy’s first black senator

‘Superpope’ Francis T-shirts to help poor, needy

‘Superpope’ Francis T-shirts to help poor, needy

‘Deal with mafia not my son’, Erdogan tells Italian judges

‘Deal with mafia not my son’, Erdogan tells Italian judges

Two-year-old hospitalized after being raised vegan

Two-year-old hospitalized after being raised vegan

Naples bids to smash world record with 2km pizza

Naples bids to smash world record with 2km pizza

Bologna schools told to reinstate Easter blessings

Bologna schools told to reinstate Easter blessings

Italian mourners bid farewell to literary giant Umberto Eco

Italian mourners bid farewell to literary giant Umberto Eco

Tourist types you’ll meet in Italy: which one are you?

Tourist types you’ll meet in Italy: which one are you?

Migrants missing after being thrown into sea

Migrants missing after being thrown into sea

Lombardy penalises migrant-hosting hotels

Lombardy penalises migrant-hosting hotels

Italy plans cuts to business taxes

Italy plans cuts to business taxes

Heatwave kills 140 pensioners in Piedmont

Heatwave kills 140 pensioners in Piedmont

Bertolacci completes AC Milan move

Bertolacci completes AC Milan move

Poisionous gas threatens swimmers on Vulcano

Poisionous gas threatens swimmers on Vulcano

Trafficker jailed for 30 years for raping migrants

Trafficker jailed for 30 years for raping migrants

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Man who ‘converted to Islam’ arrested in Sicily

Ten common mistakes Italians make in English

Ten common mistakes Italians make in English

Isis: Italy to send 280 soldiers to Iraq

Isis: Italy to send 280 soldiers to Iraq

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Daring foreigners taking over Italy trade

Prosecutors seek jail term for Berlusconi’s son

Prosecutors seek jail term for Berlusconi’s son

Gay marriage recognized for first time in Italy

Gay marriage recognized for first time in Italy

Italy’s new PM takes to Twitter on first day

Italy’s new PM takes to Twitter on first day

Italy’s hottest athletes at the Sochi Olympics

Italy’s hottest athletes at the Sochi Olympics

Italy opens probe into WWII French massacre

Italy opens probe into WWII French massacre

German made to clean child’s bridge scribbles

German made to clean child’s bridge scribbles

Italian robbers bulldoze their way to €100,000

Italian robbers bulldoze their way to €100,000

Italy’s grannies flock to Facebook

Italy’s grannies flock to Facebook

Italy freezes home tax as Berlusconi gets his way

Italy freezes home tax as Berlusconi gets his way