Brescia

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The court said even though the defendants took advantage of the woman’s drunken state to have forced sex, aggravating circumstances were not applicable because she had voluntarily consumed alcohol. File photograph: Getty Images

Italy’s top court has been widely condemned after it ruled that aggravated circumstances cannot be applied to a rape sentence if the victim voluntaril(...)

 England’s Ian Poulter  during a Pro-Am event prior to the start of the Italian Open at Gardagolf Country Club in Brescia. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Ian Poulter believes his game is in good shape as he seeks to belatedly complete a hat-trick of Italian Open titles. Poulter won his first European T(...)

Shane Lowry’s  tied-15th place finish at Wentworth moved him up three places in the latest world rankings to 82nd. Photograph: Reuters

Shane Lowry’s decision to fly west rather than east, favouring the Memorial Tournament in Ohio on the PGA Tour this week over the Italian Open on the (...)

Train circulation between Milan and the nearby city of Brescia was halted after the accident. Photograph: EPA

At least three people were killed and 13 seriously injured on Thursday when a train carrying some 250 people along a busy commuter route derailed nea(...)

 Vittorio Colao, chief executive officer, Vodafone Group. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

If you happen to work in one of Vodafone’s overseas offices, Vittorio Colao is not someone you want to bump into too often. “When I don’t show up fo(...)