Libyan ceasefire breaches, oil field shutdown worry Italy

Libya`s oil chief Mustafa Sanalla warned Tuesday that his country faced 'disaster' as a nine-day blockade of oil ports by Haftar`s forces continued, causing output to plummet to 260,000 barrels a day from 1.2 million barrels previously.

Jan 29, 2020, 00:03 AM IST

Love above all in Italy's Parliament as MP proposes to girlfriend in middle of parliamentary debate

Love is definitely in the air as an Italian MP proposed marriage to his girlfriend in the middle of a parliamentary debate on post-earthquake reconstruction, even as his girlfriend watched in amazement from the public gallery above.

Nov 30, 2019, 10:07 AM IST

Men's Cricket World Cup Challenge League B set to begin from December 2

Bermuda, Hong Kong, Italy, Jersey, Kenya and Uganda will play the first 15 matches of Challenge League B between December 2 and December 12 in Muscat, Oman. 

Nov 25, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Italy win record 10th match in a row with Bosnia rout

The Italians, who were already assured of advancing, top the group with a maximum 27 points and were joined by second-placed Finland (18 points).

Nov 16, 2019, 10:25 AM IST

Sushant Singh Rajput and rumoured girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty spotted in Italy, pics go viral!

The two have not opened up on their relationship status yet rumour mills are buzzing with the news that they might be seeing each other.

Oct 18, 2019, 20:23 PM IST

Italy becomes second team to qualify for Euro 2020

This win was Italy`s seventh straight win in Group J. 

Oct 13, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Harsh penalty earns Italy 2-1 win over Finland

Italy lead Group J with 18 points from six games, six ahead of second-placed Finland who remained on course for their first-ever major tournament appearance despite the defeat.

Sep 09, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Euro 2020 qualifier: Andrea Belotti's brace helps Italy beat 10-man Armenia 3-1

Karapetyan fired Armenia in front in the 13th minute of the Group J match but was dismissed in first-half stoppage time for a second yellow card in what seemed a very harsh decision.

Sep 06, 2019, 09:59 AM IST

Italy's 5-Star Movement, opposition Democratic Party agree to form coalition government led by Giuseppe Conte

The prospect of a new administration led by Conte, an academic who is considered close to the 5-Star, has buoyed markets, which are betting that Italy will get a fiscally prudent government that will avoid confrontation with Europe.


Aug 29, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

Serie-A: Juventus venture into the unknown with Sarriball

Italy`s most successful club in domestic terms with 35 league titles including the last eight in a row, Juventus have habitually been a team who want to win without worrying about how they do it.

Aug 21, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Tensions rise after 10 jump from migrant ship stranded off Italy

The ship Open Arms, at sea for 19 days with almost 100 migrants onboard, has been waiting just off the port of Lampedusa, asking permission to bring the mostly African migrants ashore, despite an Italian ban on private rescue ships docking.


Aug 20, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Wanted to join Juventus even before Ronaldo asked, says Dutch footballer De Ligt

De Ligt, who captained his former club in their thrilling run to the Champions League semi-finals last season, said he did not feel any additional pressure after becoming one of the most expensive defenders in the world.

Jul 19, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Italy seizes air-to-air missile, guns in raids on neo-Nazis

Italian police have seized a large arsenal of weapons, including an air-to-air missile, in raids on neo-Nazi sympathisers, they said on Monday.

Jul 16, 2019, 18:44 PM IST

On-field performance unaffected by scrutiny surrounding personal life: Dutee Chand

Sprinter Dutee Chand recently became the first Indian athlete to clinch a gold medal in the women's 100-metre sprint category at the 30th Summer University Games in Italy. 

Jul 15, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

At Vatican, empty tombs add new twist to missing girl mystery

Experts were looking for the remains of Emanuela Orlandi, the daughter of a Vatican clerk who failed to return home following a music lesson in Rome.

Jul 11, 2019, 20:51 PM IST

Volcano erupts on Italian island of Stromboli, kills one person

The person, believed to be a tourist, was killed by falling stones during a walk, a rescue service official said. A second person was injured.

Jul 04, 2019, 07:44 AM IST

Six teams eye glory at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Europe Final 2019

The stage is stage is set and the prize could not be bigger for six of Europe’s cricketing nations as they bid to win the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Europe Final with a place in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Global Qualifier at stake. Germany, Denmark, Guernsey, Italy, Jersey and Norway looking to book their place and move one step closer to the ICC T20 World Cup.

Jun 14, 2019, 15:29 PM IST

Swedish female soccer players call for unity to tackle inequality

Huge crowds have attended women`s games in England, Italy and Spain recently and defender Nilla Fischer told Reuters that fans, players, sponsors and governing bodies would all have to work together to ensure better pay for female players.

Apr 05, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

No overnight solutions for China's problems: Coach Fabio Cannavaro

The 45-year-old, captain of Italy's World Cup winning side in 2006, wants his squad to accelerate in their development but also stressed that there was no quick fix on the horizon.

Mar 22, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo recalled in Portugal squad for first time since World Cup

The 34-year-old, who is Portugal`s most capped player with 154 appearances and all-time leading scorer with 85 goals, had not been included for any games in the second half of last year.

Mar 15, 2019, 20:09 PM IST