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Italy elections: Final rallies held as campaign ends
Centre-left and centrist parties held their final rallies in Rome, far-right Giorgia Meloni headed to Naples, while the League's Matteo Salvini protested EU chief Ursula von der Leyen
Giorgia Meloni's far right vision: Italy's first female PM?
On Sunday the Italian electorate could make history by electing Giorgia Meloni as the country's first female Prime Minister. If successful she would be the head of the most right-wing Italian government since World War Two.
Italy's 67 governments since WWII and nine other election facts
Here are some surprising snippets about Italy's snap election on Sunday.
Italy election: Who's running? How does it work? Who may win?
Italy is holding another election on 25 September. Here's all you need to know.
Italy: EU can work with democracies but has 'tools' if difficult - VDL
The European Commission president said she was willing to work with any "democratic government."
What is the legacy of Italy's outgoing prime minister Mario Draghi?
As Italians prepare to go to the polls, we take a look at what "Super Mario" managed to do in his one and a half years at the helm of the country.
Fierce local opposition in Tuscan town to floating LNG Terminal
More than half of the local residents, including the Mayor of Tuscan town, Piombino, are fiercely opposed to a floating LNG Terminal. The plan was to try and meet Italy's energy needs and reduce dependency on Russia, but is now at risk over fears of economic and environmental impact.
Giuseppe Conte: Italy's ex-PM bids to revive Five Star Movement
He served as Italy's prime minister from 2018 to 2021.
Video: How does Italy's dual electoral system work?
Italy's system favours coalitions because it combines the rules of proportional representation and first-past-the-post.
Millions stuck in limbo trying to obtain Italian citizenship
"Being Italian does not necessarily mean being white, but you can be black and Italian."
Italy divided over PM hopeful Giorgia Meloni ahead of election
Meloni heads up the Brothers of Italy party, which is part of a right-wing bloc that is leading opinion polls ahead of Sunday's election.
Aerospace: the final frontier of Italian industry
Space really is the final frontier for Italy's failing manufacturing industry, as a massive injection of capital lights the blue touch paper and launches aerospace industries around the city of Turin.
Italy set to receive largest share of EU post-covid resources
Over 230 million euros have been invested in restoring social housing units across Southern Italy, but its infrastructure is key to economic growth. Despite massive EU funding experts fear that it won't help the region close the gap on the North.
How are Italy’s EU Covid-19 Recovery funds being spent in the south?
How Italy’s future government will use its EU Covid funds has risen to top of the electoral agenda, with some political parties pledging to review the country’s national recovery plan.
Italy hosts prime ministerial debate before elections
With only thirteen days to go before Italy heads to the polls, leaders of the major parties squared off in a televised debate hosted by a large national newspaper, Corriere della Sera.
Italy elections: Which candidates are prioritising the climate crisis?
The upcoming elections are the first in Italy where climate change is a key issue.
The Afro-Italians shaking up Italy's rigid national identity
African Italians are frequently cast as outsiders in Italian society even though their history goes back decades.
Italy election: Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni rides wave of support
Giorgia Meloni could become Italy's first female prime minister, but has had to fight against criticism that her party hasn't moved far enough away from its fascist roots.
Italy digital nomad visa: Everything we know so far
Dreaming of living in Italy full-time? As more details of the digital nomad visa emerge, you could soon make your dream a reality.
Right-wing coalition on course to win Italy election, says study
The conservative bloc includes Giorgia Meloni's far-right Fratelli d'Italia, Matteo Salvini's right-wing League, Silvio Berlusconi's conservative Forza Italia and several minor centrist allies.
Italy’s beaches at the centre of heated controversy
Beach club owners, politicians and environmental campaigners are fighting over the future of Italy’s coastline.
Italy's Mattarella dissolves parliament, election set for 25 September
The decision came after PM Mario Draghi handed in his resignation as a result of key right-wing coalition allies, the Five-Star Movement, boycotting a confidence vote.
Italy's Mario Draghi braced to step down again - how did we get here?
Despite winning another confidence vote, "Super Mario" has offered to resign. But how did we get here?
Italians ask PM Draghi to remain in office despite political crisis
Draghi tendered his resignation last week after the populist 5-Star Movement refused to back the government in a parliamentary confidence vote.
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How is the EU addressing rising energy prices and record inflation?
How is the EU addressing rising energy prices and record inflation in the Eurozone? We spoke to the European Commissioner for Economy, Paolo Gentiloni, to find out.
Italy PM Mario Draghi survives confidence vote but coalition in doubt
Populist coalition partners 5-Star Movement say they want Prime Minister Mario Draghi to do more to ease Italy's cost of living crisis.