A running crisis in relations between Silvio Berlusconi's government and the Church deepened when Italy's top Catholic weekly accused him of acting like a "prince" while many Italians were struggling financially.
ROME, ITALY — "He's back again. God, have mercy on us." With those words on an Italian state-run television network, Oscar-winner and comedian Roberto Benigni declared Silvio Berlusconi's sixth run in Italy's general elections as th... Read Post
European partners urged the next Italian government on Monday to stick to Prime Minister Mario Monti's reform agenda, after his decision to resign early and Silvio Berlusconi's return to frontline politics rattled financial markets.... Read Post