Italy

Del Toro explores fascism in dark animated ‘Pinocchio’

The movie takes place during Mussolini’s interwar world of military salutes, strict conformity and violent machismo  by ANDREW MARSZAL / pic…

3 weeks ago

Drought forces water use rethink in Spain

MADRID, Spain – Faced with a historic drought and threatened by desertification, Spain is rethinking how it spends its water…

4 months ago

Italy’s Draghi resigns after coalition implodes

ROME – Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi resigned on Thursday after efforts to bring the country’s fractious parties to heel…

5 months ago

Draghi is signaling that he’s determined to quit government

Mario Draghi (picture) has signaled that he’s determined to resign as Italy’s prime minister next week since he doesn’t have the…

5 months ago

Italy risks political collapse as Draghi urged to rebuild unity

WITH Italy on the brink of chaos, Mario Draghi (picture) has less than a week to forge some difficult compromises with the…

5 months ago

Death toll rises to nine in Italy glacier collapse

CANAZEI, Italy – The number of people killed in an avalanche in the Italian Dolomites rose to nine on Wednesday…

5 months ago

Malaysia eyes new, expanding investments from Italy

by S BIRRUNTHA/pic by Muhd Amin Naharul MALAYSIA is looking for new and expanding investments from Italy, with a particular focus…

5 months ago

Rescuers gather body parts after Italy glacier collapse

CANAZEI, Italy – Emergency services at the scene of a deadly avalanche in the Italian Dolomites recovered what body parts they…

5 months ago

Italy Declares State of Emergency on Impact from Drought

ITALY declared a state of emergency in five northern and central regions devastated by a recent drought, as a severe…

5 months ago

Thermal drones seek survivors after deadly Italy glacier collapse

CANAZEI – Rescuers used thermal drones on Monday to search for possible survivors trapped under ice after an avalanche set…

5 months ago

Court grants Muhammad Shafee temporary release of passport to travel to Italy

KUALA LUMPUR – The High Court here today granted lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah (picture) temporary release of his passport to…

5 months ago

Hold the world’s madness, Eurovision cometh

TURIN • Just in time, against a backdrop of war in Europe, comes Eurovision, the world's biggest live music event…

7 months ago

Germany takes Italy to court over Nazi compensation claims

by AFP THE HAGUE – Germany on Friday brought a case against Italy before the International Court of Justice on…

7 months ago