Amatrice

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Mourners cry next to a coffin prior the funeral for victims of the earthquake that levelled the town in Amatrice. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

In some ways, the angry, grey sky was in perfect harmony with the sombre mood as the little northern Lazio town of Amatrice on Tuesday held a funeral (...)

Firefighters and rescue workers stand near the damaged Sant’Agostino church in the central Italian village of Amatrice. Photograph: Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images

The names were read out, one by one: Alberto, Clara, Giorgia, Pietro, Lucrezia, Marisol and 29 others. On Saturday, Italy paid its respects to 35 of (...)

A drone photo shows the damages following an earthquake in Saletta, central Italy. Photograph: Stefano De Nicolo/Reuters

Three days after the central Italian earthquake which has so far claimed the lives of nearly 280 people, patience amongst some of the survivors is run(...)

Rescue workers with sniffer  dogs following an earthquake in Amatrice, Italy. The dogs have a tough time dealing with dust in their noses. Photograph: Ciro De Luca/Reuters

On the day after Italy’s most recent deadly earthquake, which at the latest count has claimed 241 lives, Amatrice was given yet another ugly reminder (...)