Matteo Salvini

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Spanish migrant rescue vessel  Open Arms: anchored off Lampedusa, Italy, with 107 migrants and 19 crew members on board. Photograph: Guglielmo Mangiapane

A boat carrying more than 100 undocumented migrants which has been waiting nearly three weeks to anchor in a European port, has rejected a Spanish off(...)

After failing to secure the dismissal of ministers opposed to his policies, Italian deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini  called for the winding up of his own government and early elections. Photograph: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images

Political crises are not unusual in Italy. So perhaps it is not surprising that the country may be facing a new election just 14 months after the form(...)

Two paramedics tend to a migrant woman on board the Open Arms vessel, which is stranded off the Italian island of  Lampedusa. Photograph: Francisco Gentico/EPA

A Spanish charity operating a migrant rescue ship stranded off the coast of Italy has rejected an offer from Spain to dock in Algeciras, saying the mo(...)

A view of  the New York Stock Exchange on August 14th. Photograph:  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Stock markets globally were glad earlier this week to see that Donald Trump wasn’t prepared to cancel Christmas. Equities, which have had a bumpy ris(...)

 Visitors to the Louvre take photos of the Mona Lisa. Photograph: Owen Franken/New York Times

The procession takes a good half-hour, from IM Pei’s glass pyramid to the presence of the world’s most famous woman. There are brief bottlenecks at th(...)

Italian deputy PM and leader of the League party Matteo Salvini: said the boats were not Rome’s problem. Photograph: Remo Casilli/Reuters

Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini said on Tuesday he was working to prevent two rescue ships operated by French and Spanish charities from brin(...)

Italy’s far-right interior minister Matteo Salvini arriving for a meeting with League party members in Rome on Monday. Photograph: Filippo Monteforte/AFP/Getty Images

League leader Matteo Salvini’s drive for early elections in Italy hit a road bump on Monday with parliamentary party leaders failing to decide when th(...)

Italian deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini in Termoli, southern Italy on Friday. Mr Salvini has summoned all League lawmakers back to Rome on Monday. Photograph: Nico Lanese/EPA

Italy’s League filed a no-confidence motion to bring down its own governing coalition on Friday, a move that the party’s populist chief, Matteo Salvi(...)

New York: Wall Street’s main indexes added to losses on Friday. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

European shares slid on Friday with Italian stocks 2.5 per cent lower on political uncertainty, while comments by US president Donald Trump that he wa(...)

Italy’s deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini: “Italians need certainties and a government capable of acting.” Photograph:  Remo Casilli

Italy’s deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, has called for “swift” elections, saying the current governing coalition no longer holds a majority in (...)

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