A city of contrasts, these books represent the heart and the violence of this Italian city.
The latest political chaos in Italy is the result of a series of political manoeuvres by varying parties.
The Italian parliament has been dissolved following the resignation of Prime Minister Mario Draghi. What happens next, and why is Italy’s politics so fragmented?
Open one of these to enjoy the romance of azure seas, cliff-clinging villages and herbal-scented gardens in this spectacular part of Italy’s coastline.
As the European Central Bank announces its first increase in interest rates, investors are getting very nervous.
One of the first contemporary personal narratives about living with HIV in the 21st century, Fever urgently interrogates the social meanings of HIV, and how they’ve evolved in the era of treatment.
Italian aid workers charged with helping migrants travel through the country were acquitted in May 2022. But migrants are often not well received in Europe, despite a welcome of Ukrainian refugees.
Letizia Battaglia’s images of Mafia bloodshed made it impossible for people to turn a blind eye to the criminal outfit’s reign of terror.
Both the Russian and US arsenals boast thousands of nuclear weapons, located in various places around their own countries and, for the US, in Europe as well.
With the markets turning and the Russia-China axis looking ever more worrying, Rome could not risk destabilising the government.
The trial of Italy’s former interior minister is a sign of hope in a country that is fast becoming more diverse and multicultural.
Given Italian history, U.S. descendants of Italian immigrants have reason to reject their association with Columbus and stand in solidarity with indigenous groups as they reclaim their histories.
Croatia is seeking EU protection for its ancient dessert wine prošek. Prosecco makers are having none of it, however.
One citation at a time, a professor and her students are crafting a more complete picture of Dante’s women.
After enduring a devastating wave of infections, deaths and lockdowns at the start of the pandemic, Italy is putting in place tougher anti-COVID measures, including a vaccine passport.
Research shows Australians are broadly supportive of vaccine mandates. But to appear legitimate, a mandate needs to serve clearly articulated public health goals and be proportionate.
Studying the team over the past 25 years has provided clues as to why it’s plagued with issues of racism and hooliganism
The G-7 nations, which include the US and UK, form the foundation of the modern global economy.
The Renaissance San Marco convent, now a museum, is where Fra Angelico lived and painted under the patronage of Cosimo de’ Medici. It was also where Savonarola proclaimed the Bonfire of the Vanities.
The European Medicines Agency has found no link between thrombosis and the AstraZeneca vaccine, but precautionary investigations are continuing in some countries.