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Italy's Renzi wins confidence vote to pass budget in Senate - Reuters
Italy's Renzi wins confidence vote to pass budget in Senate
Renzi has been pushing for the European Union to allow more spending he says is needed to help Italy, the euro zone's third-biggest economy, emerge from recession and reduce record unemployment. In exchange, he is promising liberalization in areas ...
Italy's Senate passes 2015 budget
Italy's Northern League launches southern push
Salvini's moves come at a time when voter participation has hit record lows in Italy. Abstentions reached 60 percent during regional elections in November in the northern region of Emilie-Romagna, which saw the Northern League come in ahead of Silvio ...
New York Times
For Family Sued by Nanny, a Vacation Becomes Legal Limbo
New York Times
The family vacation in Italy began in August and lasted three weeks. A family photo tells the story, all smiling faces, four children and their parents perched at the prow of a boat in the Marina di Portofino. The vacation ended Sept. 6, but their time ...
Italian coast guard rescues about 200 Syrian migrants
As a major European gateway, Italy is a destination for large numbers of migrants, mainly from Africa. Since 2013, migrants arriving in Italy by sea have tripled. Over the past weeks, Italian officials had to intervene about a dozen times to rescue ...
Italian coast guard rescues close to 200 Syrian migrants
20 Traditional Christmas Dishes From All Around Italy
What do Italians eat on Christmas? The answer is that there's no dish in particular that can be found on every single Italian holiday table. Each region has its own traditional dish for Christmas dinner: the cuisine reflects the characteristics and ...
Times of India
Marines case: Italian Ambassador Mancini leaves for home
A day after the order by the apex court, Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni was quoted by the Italian news agency ANSA having told Parliamentarians in Rome that the ministry could recall Mancini but added that this did not mean Italy wish to cut ...
Blow to India-Italy ties?
Rome recalls ambassador to Delhi over marines' issue
Companies battle for control of Italy's national fiber network
Telecom companies are vying for control of a small company that rents out fiberoptic cables in Milan in a competition that could determine who gets to build and control Italy's high speed telecommunications network. Telecom Italia, Vodafone and Wind ...
Chef Massimo Bottura: I May Move Italy's Osteria Francescana to London
A Life in Italy. "Lara devoted her life to Charlie. She needs some time also for herself in a place like London, with art and music. I can't say when this might happen. We are just talking. She found fertile soil when she started planting the seeds of ...
New on DVD: 'The Trip to Italy'
'The Trip to Italy' (NR • 1:48) • In a hilarious sequel to a great round-trip comedy from 2010, British comedian Steve Coogan and Welsh mimic Rob Brydon try to out-quip each other on a restaurant-and-hotel tour of Italy. The food and scenery are ...
DVD previews: 'Trip to Italy,' 'Good Lie'
Italy bid for 2024 Olympics greeted with derision
But his announcement was immediately greeted with scorn and criticism, with many saying Italy was in no fit state financially to hold one of the world's biggest sporting events and that the projects would pour money into the hands of the mafia, which ...
2024 Olympics: Italy PM Matteo Renzi confirms Rome bid
Italy: One-day general strike against Renzi's Jobs Act
PM urges weary Italy to try to win Olympic Games bid