Italian lawmakers begin talks on Berlusconi expulsion

Italian lawmakers began hearings to decide whether Silvio Berlusconi should be expelled from parliament following his criminal conviction in an unprecedented case that has stoked political tensions.

Sep 09, 2013, 23:21 PM IST

Silvio Berlusconi won’t contest 2013 Italy polls

Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi has said that he would hand his People of Freedom party over to a successor.

Oct 25, 2012, 16:12 PM IST

Berlusconi party says Monti will form govt

The prospects of a new Italian govt soon were boosted by backing from the biggest political party.

Nov 15, 2011, 19:39 PM IST