Italy Correspondent for The Independent
06 February 2015 05:46 PM
Disgraced former PM blamed for demise of the once-mighty Forza Italia
Sicilian city of Agrigento 'bled dry' by corrupt councillors who earn up to €10,000 a time for 'ghost meetings'
05 February 2015 08:52 PM
Thousands of furious residents demand the scalps of those who have been lining their own pockets
03 February 2015 12:00 AM
Rome’s exquisite city centre might sound like the perfect location to shoot action scenes for the new Bond film, Spectre – but some locals beg to differ.
02 February 2015 06:39 PM
Constant blight of rubbish and grime that has turned Europe's most beautiful capital into one of its dirtiest
30 January 2015 06:26 PM
Prime Minister wins coalition support for anti-Mafia, anti-Berlusconi candidate
Mafia's wall of silence broken: Victim of Cosa Nostra's extortion rackets in its Corleone heartland co-operates with authorities for the first time ever
27 January 2015 06:34 PM
An unnamed businessman's stand leads to the arrest of Sicilian mobsters
24 January 2015 12:00 AM
Italy’s brain drain continues. And the latest evidence of this? Figures from the health ministry showing that the overseas migration of Italian doctors is becoming a mass exodus.
23 January 2015 06:01 PM
Man ordered to have examination to see if 'condition' was deteriorating
22 January 2015 06:25 PM
Recovered haul goes on show after investigation finds stolen antiquities in Switzerland
22 January 2015 12:00 AM
To fight dirt you have to fight dirty. That’s the Rambo-esque reasoning behind the Mafia’s most notorious Godfather suggesting he be allowed out of jail early to fight Isis infiltrators in Italy.
The moment a Queen's Guard soldier lost it and drew his gun at annoying tourist
Greece crisis: The wider lesson is that it’s time to abandon this failed experiment in currencies
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Pentagon accuses Russia of 'playing with fire' over nuclear threats towards Nato
They are neither a 'state' nor 'Islamic': Why we shouldn't call them Isis, Isil or IS
Tunisia beach attack: How can British Muslims respond to the latest outrages?
- 1 Kim Jong-un shows off airport designed by architect he likely had executed
- 2 Tunisia hotel attack: Locals form 'human shield' to protect hotel from gunman Seifeddine Rezgui
- 3 German ethics council calls for incest between siblings to be legalised by Government
- 4 Fifty Shades of Grey author E.L James's Twitter Q&A didn't go exactly as planned
- 5 Facebook rainbow profile pictures likely being tracked by social network