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Seamus Gorman, chief executive of Irish company HiberGene Diagnostics: ‘The Covid-19 pandemic is the greatest challenge to humanity in our lifetimes.’ Photograph: Julien Behal

Irish company HiberGene Diagnostics has secured European approval for a highly accurate, low-cost, rapid test for coronavirus. The test promises to de(...)

Italian flags are placed on the central span  of Genoa’s new highway bridge after it was hoisted into position. Photograph: Fabio Ferrari/LaPresse/AP

On the 14th day of each month, the relatives of some of those who died in the collapse of Genoa’s Morandi bridge tie flowers to railings close to the (...)

Rescuers work among the rubble and wreckage of the Morandi motorway bridge in Genoa on Friday,  three days after a section collapsed. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty Images

Italy’s government on Friday formally launched the procedure to revoke concessions held by Autostrade per l’Italia to operate toll highways after the (...)

A general view of the collapsed Morandi Bridge the day after the disaster in Genoa, Italy. Photograph: Alessandro Di Marco/EPA

Rescue workers combed through the rubble of Italy’s bridge collapse on Wednesday as the death toll climbed to 39 and the government blamed the bridge’(...)

A general view of the collapsed Morandi Bridge in  Genoa, Italy. Photograph: Stefano Rellandini/Reuters

At least 35 people were killed when a bridge collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa, police said on Wednesday after firemen worked through the ni(...)

Silvio Berlusconi, former Italian prime minister and founder of Forza Italia, on an Italian TV show in  January. Photograph: Getty Images

With his perfectly dyed dark hair and his ivory-white teeth glistening in the lights of the television studio, Silvio Berlusconi – the octogenarian co(...)

David O’Leary celebrates scoring the winning penalty against Romania on June 25th, 1990. Photograph: Allsport UK/Allsport

It was back in 2013 that I got a text message from a pal who had just heard about me being awarded €4 million in compensation from Dubai’s Al Ahli aft(...)

In the final of the Pesto World Championships, competitors will prepare Genoese pesto with a pestle and mortar, all using the same traditional ingredients.

Northern Irish woman Clare Rainey is just one of 25 non- Italians to qualify for the Pesto World Championship, which takes place in Genoa next (...)