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Prosecutors made an arrest in the case after one of the suspected killers was recorded bragging about the killing
69-year-old was a successful anti-mafia lawyer before entering politics
Crackdown on financial corruption in Vatican has angered brutal crime syndicate, says Nicola Gratteri
Activist claims to have already received and passed on important evidence to investigators and journalists
The protests began in response to the appointment of media magnate, Delyan Peevski, as head of state security
Why godfathers like to make a good impression
Judge has expressed concerns over the warrant used in his arrest
Italy says man arrested in west London after 20 years on the run was a key player in Sicily’s Cosa Nostra
First Minister Alex Salmond is left in the rough over ‘Great Dunes of Scotland’ investment
In the wake of James Gandolfini's death, we look back at the best of his character Tony Soprano's lines
Investigators send material for analysis at house that was once occupied by the infamous mobster who inspired Robert De Niro’s character in the 1990 movie
A top mafia informer has told an Italian court that Cosa Nostra planned to use drone-type flying bombs to assassinate its enemies, two decades before the United States began firing them at the Taliban.
Fake tunnels, trapdoors and dead-ends abound, suggesting only a select few actually know the correct routes down the rat-infested tunnels to the safety of the bunkers
German police are searching for thieves who may or may not be overweight and chocolate-mouthed after five tons of Nutella were stolen in the latest global food heist.
An Italian court ordered €1.3bn in mafia assets to be seized from Sicily’s “Lord of the wind” today – the largest such confiscation in the country’s history.
Italy looks set to get another stop-gap prime minister with the centre-left failing to get the backing of the anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) to form a government.