Category: Italy

6 Syrian refugees found dead on migrant boat arrived in Sicilian port: UNHCR

Six Syrian refugees, including two infants as well as a child, have been discovered dead on a migrant boat that had arrived in the Sicilian port of Pozzallo.

Italy’s right-wing bloc is on path to win with clear majority in both houses: Experts

Italy's right-wing bloc is on path to score the victory with a clear majority in both houses of parliament at elections this month.

Over 1,000 migrants reaches southern shores of Italy over weekend

Italy have struggled on Sunday to relieve overcrowding in shelters following scores of vessels carrying over 1,000 migrants have reached the southern shores of Italy and two of its tiny islands over the weekend.

Heatwaves in the Netherlands results in ‘actual’ state-wide water shortage: Reports

The Netherlands has been experiencing extended periods of warm weather in recent weeks, which has resulted in an "actual" state-wide water shortage.

Belgium could face shortage, price hike of olive oil amid drought threatening olive harvest in Spain

Stores in Belgium could face shortage and a huge spike in cost price of olive oil, as the prolonged heat and drought are threatening the olive harvest in Spain and Italy this year.

Video of Nigerian street seller being attacked, killed ignites outrage in Italy

Video of a Nigerian street seller being attacked and killed in broad daylight around Italy has ignited a new fire over far-right parties' xenophobic tactics in the nation's election campaign. 

Around 300 Afghan refugees arrives in Rome using new humanitarian corridor

The first of three groups of Afghan refugees that will add a total of around 300 people have arrived in the capital city of Rome using a fresh humanitarian corridor.

Italian PM Draghi announces his resignation for second time in a week

The Prime minister of Italy, Mario Draghi(74), has announced his resignation for the second time in a week after three coalition partners withdrew their support for his government.

Number of Tunisian migrants arrived in Italy between January and May is 2,206: FTDES

Around 950 undocumented Tunisian migrants, including 354 minors, has arrived in Italy in the month of May, as per reported by an NGO in Tunisia.

Italy: Rescuers discovers 7 bodies of people killed in helicopter crash

Rescuers have traced out bodies of approximately seven people that have been killed during the helicopter crash in Italy, announces local authorities on Saturday, two days after the aircraft went missing from radar screens.

Travellers across Italy facing trouble as air traffic controller went on strike

Travellers across Italy are facing trouble as air traffic controller went on a strike as well as unions also called out workers from budget airlines on 4-hour stoppages, prompting the cancellation of hundreds of flights.

Italy-India announces to empower defence ties between both nations

The two-day India-Italy Military Cooperation Group (MCG) meeting, which has taken place in Rome from Tuesday, has finalized to empower defence ties between the two nations, an official has made a statement on Wednesday.

Antwerp: Over 1,600 people gathers on Sunday for 7th edition of the Refugee Walk

Around 1,600 people met on early hours of the Sunday morning in Antwerp for the seventh edition of the Refugee Walk. The Flemish Association Vluchtelingenwerk Vlaanderen which has organized the march has confirmed that they all together has raised over 300,000 euros.

Sweden logs record-high killings in fatal shootings took place this year: Reports

Sweden has recorded over 48 killings, among whom all were shot to death in 2022. The Swedish media have shared the following information on Friday, calling it record-high.

Hong Kong finally lift mandatory hotel quarantine for travelers from abroad

Hong Kong has finalized to lift the mandatory hotel quarantine for travellers from abroad. The authorities have made this known, finally ending more than two years of international isolation for the world's financial centre.