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Former PM Renzi embroiled in blame game following deadly bridge collapse

Click for full view<p>Former Italian Prime Minister and Secretary of the Italian party 'Partito Democratico' (PD / Democratic Party), Matteo Renzi, …

European News

Salvini: No VAT hike or scrapping of 'Renzi bonus' in budget

Italy’s interior minister and co-deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini has denied reports that the government's new budget plan will include raising …

Italy

Italian Politicians Accuse Salvini Of Spreading Racial Violence In Italy

7:39 PM 07/30/2018<p>Italian politicians accused Interior Minister Matteo Salvini of encouraging racial violence in Italy after an unidentified …

Conservative View

'Renzi' government jet contract scrapped in victory for Five Star

The Italian government has cancelled its lease on a jet estimated to have cost 150 million euros - and only ever used once.

Italy

New Italian government to review mutual, co-op banking reform: Conte

ROME (Reuters) - Italy’s new government will review the previous administration’s shake up of mutual and co-operative banks, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told parliament on Wednesday, without giving any details.<p>Newly appointed Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks during his first session …

Business

In The Heat Of A Moment

If you stop and think about it, quietly, rationally, one of the ways you win at the Great Game is by taking advantage of other people's silliness. …

Business

Global Economic Perspective: March

<i>By Christopher J. Molumphy, CFA Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group, David Zahn, CFA, FRM Head</i> …

Economy

Matteo Renzi resigns as leader of Democratic party after poll defeat

Interim leader says party will go into opposition and not join any coalition government<p>The former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi has formally resigned as leader of the centre-left Democratic party (PD) following its crushing defeat in this month’s parliamentary election. The newly appointed …

World News

Italy's Renzi digs in heels against Five Star deal

ROME (AFP) -<p>The outgoing leader of Italy's vanquished centre-left Democratic Party (PD), Matteo Renzi, on Monday again ruled out joining forces with the anti-establishment Five Star Movement that came first in the country's general election.<p>There has been speculation of a possible deal between the …

Europe

Matteo Renzi insists Italy's Democrats won't partner with Five Star Movement

The outgoing leader of Italy's vanquished centre-left Democratic Party (PD), Matteo Renzi, on Monday again ruled out joining forces with the …

Europe

Matteo Renzi says Democratic Party’s future is ‘up to others’

Italy<p>Matteo Renzi dominated Italian front pages, with the search underway for his replacement to head up Italy’s Democratic Party (PD). PD leaders …

Europe

Duterte to miss ASEAN summit in Sydney

Malcolm Turnbull will be wondering how many more will drop out of next weekend’s love-in in Sydney with the leaders of the Association of South-East …

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World<p>Thai rescuers on Thursday said they may be prodded into a complex extraction of 12 boys and their football coach from a flooded cave if …

Europe

In Italy, Populist Left May Take Power With Aid of Traditional Left

Democratic Party leader Matteo Renzi speaks during a press conference on the election results, in Rome, Monday, March 5, 2018. Italy's ex-Premier …

Conservative View

If you’re surprised by the outcome of the Italian elections, you haven’t been paying attention

Another year, another inconclusive Italian election. There could now be weeks of political horse-trading before a government can be formed. This is …

Opinion (UK)

Video game group ahead of Trump meeting: "Video games are plainly not the issue"

President Trump and the video game industry's trade group, the Entertainment Software Association, will be meeting on Thursday to discuss gun safety …

Politics

Renzi challenges Italy's Democrats over support for 5-Stars

ROME (AP) — Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi on Tuesday challenged members of his defeated Democrats to publicly declare if they'll support the …

Business

Saudi tech chief lauds U.S. carbon tax credit

HOUSTON -- A recently passed U.S. law supporting projects capturing carbon emissions from fossil-fuel facilities will drive development of the …

Energy

Italy's ex-Premier Matteo Renzi announces resignation as Democratic Party chief after poor results in election

Italy's ex-Premier Matteo Renzi announces resignation as Democratic Party chief after poor results in election.

Democratic Party

Matteo Renzi to resign as Democratic Party leader: reports

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi will resign as secretary-general of the Democratic Party after the party secured less than 20 percent of …

Democratic Party

Italy's Renzi quits party helm, rules out deals to form government

ROME (Reuters) - Former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi resigned on Monday as leader of the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) after a bruising election defeat, but pledged that his party would not strike deals with the anti-establishment parties that voters favoured.<p>The PD took around 19 …

Europe

AP Explains: Populist surge leaves hung Parliament in Italy

next<p>prev<p>Italian voters delivered a stinging blow to their country's pro-European political powers, with more than half of the electorate backing populist, euroskeptic parties in Sunday's election, according to near-final results.<p>The result could leave Italy with a hung Parliament and difficult …

Europe

Italy Populists Break Establishment Grip, Quest for Power Opens

Italy’s anti-establishment groups surged in Sunday’s election as voters punished the mainstream parties for years of economic decline, rising taxes …

Europe

Making Sense of Italy's Mercurial Elections

The Italian people wanted change, but they couldn’t agree on what kind of change they wanted. The results of the parliamentary elections which took …

Jewish Culture

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Sport<p>Sebastian Vettel opened a clear lead in the drivers' world championship on Sunday when he wrecked Lewis Hamilton's home-race party and claimed...<p>…

Soccer

Four takeaways from Italy’s chaotic election | The Star

Nor did Brussels help much, said Mujtaba Rahman of the Eurasia Group, a fact that undermined Matteo Renzi’s effort as prime minister to overhaul the …

Europe

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Sport<p>World number one and French Open champion Simona Halep was knocked out of Wimbledon on Saturday, losing to Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei 3-6, 6-4, 7-5...<p>…

Europe

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Business<p>Terry Davidson expects to be farming long after the US-China trade tariffs that took effect Friday become a distant memory. The Illinois …

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Italy's Matteo Renzi says his center-left party will not join any government led by League or 5-Star Movement.

ROME (AP) — Italy's Matteo Renzi says his center-left party will not join any government led by League or 5-Star Movement.

Italy

Putin denies ordering meddling, says he'll "never" extradite Russians

Russian President Vladimir Putin, interviewed by Megyn Kelly for NBC's "Meet the Press", said the 13 Russians who have been indicted by Special …

Politics