Beppe Grillo

Italians to vote for referendum to amend national constitution

Italians to vote for referendum to amend national constitution

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has called the referendum which is being closely watched for further signs of anti-establishment sentiment in Europe.

Dec 04, 2016, 13:44 PM IST

Italy`s anti-establishment Five Star party ready to govern

Italy`s anti-establishment Five Star party, founded in 2009 by former comedian Beppe Grillo, is itching to govern and has a man primed for the top job.

Aug 01, 2015, 08:49 AM IST

Italy`s Grillo gets jail term for high speed train protest

The head of Italy`s anti-establishment Five Star party, Beppe Grillo, was sentenced to four months in prison for breaking a police seal on a building during a protest.

Mar 03, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Italy party says `hacker attack` on presidential poll

An Italian protest party said its website had come under a "hacker attack" that would force it to hold a new online poll among its members.

Apr 12, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

Italian protest party holds online vote for president

An Italian protest party held an online vote to select candidates to be the crisis-hit country`s next president.

Apr 11, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

Italy risks hung Parliament after cliffhanger election

With Italian vote counts almost complete, Italy seems to be headed for a political deadlock.

Feb 26, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

Italy votes in crucial eurozone election; Berlusconi heckled by topless feminists

While Europe watched and prayed for stability in the eurozone’s third largest economy, Italians on Sunday voted in what is being termed as the country’ most important election for this austerity-stricken generation.

Feb 24, 2013, 09:50 AM IST