Tag Archives: Prime Ministers of Italy

28Jan/17

Former Italy PM Berlusconi to stand trial in sex bribery case

Italy’s centre-right leader Silvio Berlusconi has been ordered to stand trial on charges he bribed witnesses to silence them over accusations he paid for sex with young women.

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08Dec/16

Italy president starts talks to seek way out of political crisis

Italian President Sergio Mattarella launches talks with political leaders following a government collapse caused by the resignation of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.

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01May/15

Milan Expo exposes rifts in Italy

(REUTERS / ITALIAN PARLIAMENT TV) – A shining testament to Italy’s economic recovery – though not for everyone.

The long-awaited Milan Expo opens its doors.

A six-month exhibition of technology and know-how with a focus on sustainable food development.

Some 20 million people are expected to visit over the next six months.

But here: those who see the millions spent on it as wasteful and riddled with corruption.
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