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Italian private equity fund Investindustrial is set to gain a controlling stake in British carmaker Aston Martin by the end of the year and aims to list the company next summer, Il Messaggero newspaper reported on Sunday.
Italian media say an Italian man who drove his car last week into pedestrians near a Christmas market had been aiming to kill.
An Italian tightrope walker has inched his way across the Tiber River in Rome.
Italian authorities have been investigating allegations that Roche Holding AG (ROG.EB) and Novartis AG (NOVN.EB) colluded by playing up the side effects of eye-disease treatment Avastin in order to increase sales of Lucentis, a similar but more expensive treatment, reports Reuters, citing judicial sources. Roche makes both Avastin and Lucentis and Novartis markets Lucentis outside of the U.S.
Plus-size model Ashley Graham has praised Italian Vogue for publishing unretouched photos of her in its latest issue.
A mayor in northern Italy has decided to turn his town’s Nativity display into a political statement about refugees.
In the southern Italian region of Puglia, the cliffs of the Gargano peninsula stretch out into the Adriatic Sea, offering breathtaking views. Its beaches are a magnet for tourists, but the area is also a key agricultural center.
BBC Culture asked Italian speakers on the streets of New York to explain the importance of the word ‘dai’ and what it says about the Italian language.
Italy's labor ministry sent officials to e-commerce giant Amazon on Thursday to check on working conditions there, the department's team of inspectors said in a statement.
Airline dismisses likelihood of disruption after pilots in Italy vote to strike, while staff in Portugal and Ireland also consider action.