Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Southern Europe. Italy covers an area of 301,338 km and has a largely temperate climate; due to its shape, it is often referred to in Italy as lo Stivale.
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Atlantia, Italy's motorway operator with global ambitions under scrutiny
Italian group Atlantia, whose operation of half of Italy's motorways is under risk following the collapse of a bridge in Genoa killing at least 39 people, is a major operator of toll roads and airports which is expanding rapidly internationally to become one of the world's leading operators of...
Genoa residents left shattered after collapse of Morandi Bridge
When huge slabs of Genoa's most famous bridge suddenly crashed to the ground carrying cars and trucks with them, people living in the shadow of the crumbling structure thought they were in the grips of a natural disaster.
Five Star Movement founder reportedly mocked warnings of collapse of Morandi Bridge
Beppe Grillo, the outspoken comedian and co-founder of the Five Star Movement, one of two parties in Italy's current coalition government, reportedly dismissed warnings about the collapse of the Morandi Bridge as "a little fairy tale."
Everything you need to know about Ferragosto
Why is August 15th a holiday? The Local looks at the history behind Ferragosto, and how you can celebrate the day like an Italian.
Genoa bridge collapse a disaster 'waiting to happen'
Genoa's Morandi motorway bridge, a 200-metre (650-foot) portion of which collapsed on Tuesday killing dozens of people, has been riddled with structural problems since its construction in the 1960s, which has led to expensive maintenance and severe criticism from engineering...
Genoa bridge collapse: in pictures
Dozens died when the Morandi motorway bridge that connects Genoa to most of the rest of northern Italy collapsed during a storm around noon on Tuesday.