Daniele Galliano hopes the incentives will increase the number of inhabitants - currently just 394
Previously unheard audio shows Italian authorities telling the sinking migrants to 'call Malta' - despite there being an Italian naval vessel just a few miles away
Parliament approves expansion of existing laws protecting homeowners fearing for their lives
Italy leading controversial efforts to prevent refugees from crossing the Mediterranean Sea
Several NGOs working on the front lines of the refugee crisis reject claims as ‘baseless’ as Mediterranean death toll passes record 1,000 in 2017 so far
‘NGOs are being blamed for our presence, when authorities should be blamed for their absence’
The one country in the EU where most young people who want a permanent job can get one is the UK, which has by far the lowest rate of temporary employment for the young
Mr Pavarotti's family says the two men's values would have been 'entirely incompatible'
Sergio Pirozzi says he has resorted to chasing tourists away from disaster sites himself
George Lombardi says President, who publicly supported Ms Knox, is hurt by her ingratitude
The Italian wine we enjoy here comes at a price. More than 40,000 women – favoured because of their smaller, nimble hands – toil in vineyards in conditions that have been described as ‘modern slavery’
She credited her longevity to her diet and being single
Many more transport stoppages planned for the rest of April
The UK’s financial system is already attractive to gangsters, says Nicola Gratteri
New location on the island of Salina, north of Sicily, will train up Italian pizza-makers with the aim of bringing them to work at branches in the UK
A neighbour said the four suspects were 'extremely well behaved boys'