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Mafia killer who dissolved bodies in acid caught, was working as pizza chef

Greco is now in detention after appearing before an investigating magistrate in Lyon, who formally notified him of the Italian arrest warrant.

Greco was working in a pizza restaurant in Saint Etienne, France. (Interpol website)
Greco was working in a pizza restaurant in Saint Etienne, France. (Interpol website)
Updated on Feb 04, 2023 11:23 AM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

Don't want to meet grandparents? Don't, Italy court rules in favour of children

Italy Court On Children Meeting Grandparents: The case was filed by the grandparents and a paternal uncle complaining that they were unable to meet the children.

Italy Court On Children Meeting Grandparents: Italy’s top court has ruled that children are under no obligation to see their grandparents.(Representational)
Italy Court On Children Meeting Grandparents: Italy’s top court has ruled that children are under no obligation to see their grandparents.(Representational)
Published on Feb 02, 2023 04:22 PM IST

Italian film museum honours Kevin Spacey with lifetime achievement award

Actor Kevin Spacey, attending his first public event since he plead not guilty to multiple sexual misconduct charges in the UK, was honoured with the Stella della Mole Award for lifetime achievement at the National Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy on Monday.

Actor Kevin Spacey, with National Museum of Cinema's director Domenico De Gaetano, receives an award at the National Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy on January 16, 2023. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)(AP)
Actor Kevin Spacey, with National Museum of Cinema's director Domenico De Gaetano, receives an award at the National Museum of Cinema in Turin, Italy on January 16, 2023. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)(AP)
Published on Jan 17, 2023 06:23 PM IST

Italy's infamous mafia boss arrested: His life reminds of a crime novel| Top 5

The 60-year-old went into hiding in 1993 and was involved in the planning of the 1992 murders of anti-mafia prosecutors Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino - crimes that shocked the nation and sparked a crackdown that led to Riina's arrest in 1993.

A handout photo shows Matteo Messina Denaro Italy's most wanted mafia boss after he was arrested in Palermo, Italy.(via REUTERS)
A handout photo shows Matteo Messina Denaro Italy's most wanted mafia boss after he was arrested in Palermo, Italy.(via REUTERS)
Published on Jan 17, 2023 04:53 PM IST

Michael Bay charged with killing a pigeon in Italy during 6 Underground

Michael Bay has been charged by Italian authorities for killing a pigeon during a shot on the sets of the film 6 Underground (2019) in Rome. The filmmaker has denied the charges, stating no animal was injured or harmed during production of the action film in 2018.

Filmmaker Michael Bay has been charged with killing a pigeon on the Rome set of his Netflix film 6 Underground in 2018.
Filmmaker Michael Bay has been charged with killing a pigeon on the Rome set of his Netflix film 6 Underground in 2018.
Published on Jan 13, 2023 02:00 PM IST

Italy again delays decision on EU graft suspect, awaits Belgian information

European Union: An appeals court in the northern city of Brescia originally delayed a decision last month on whether to extradite Silvia Panzeri.

European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.(Reuters)
European Union flags flutter outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.(Reuters)
Published on Jan 03, 2023 04:56 PM IST
Reuters |

So… the iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa is not tilting anymore? What a study said

Leaning Tower Of Pisa: In 1990, the tower was still tilting 5.5 degree southwards, and was closed to the public, fearing that it would crumble.

Leaning Tower of Pisa: The Leaning Tower of Pisa. (Shutterstock)
Leaning Tower of Pisa: The Leaning Tower of Pisa. (Shutterstock)
Published on Dec 24, 2022 05:16 PM IST

Italian police transport kidneys in ‘specially adapted Lamborghini’

The organs were driven from Padua in Italy's northeast to hospitals in Modena and then Rome.

It was assigned to highway patrol in Bologna, northern Italy, for use in both normal police operations and the urgent transport of blood and organs.(poliziadistato\ Instagram )
It was assigned to highway patrol in Bologna, northern Italy, for use in both normal police operations and the urgent transport of blood and organs.(poliziadistato\ Instagram )
Published on Dec 20, 2022 10:21 PM IST
AFP |

Italian PM Giorgia Meloni's friend among three killed in shooting in Rome

Giorgia Meloni paid tribute to the victims and posted a picture of herself alongside Nicoletta Golisano, one of the victims, on Instagram. "For me she will always be beautiful and happy like this," Meloni wrote alongside the photograph.

Four other people were wounded in the shooting, with at least one of them suffering serious injuries.(Representational image)
Four other people were wounded in the shooting, with at least one of them suffering serious injuries.(Representational image)
Published on Dec 12, 2022 08:14 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Nisha Anand

Climate protesters hurl paint at Milan's La Scala opera house

The Ultima Generazione (Last Generation) movement said they were responsible for the Milan protests.

Climate-change activists in Italy threw paint at the entrance of Milan's famed La Scala opera house.
Climate-change activists in Italy threw paint at the entrance of Milan's famed La Scala opera house.
Published on Dec 07, 2022 03:10 PM IST
Reuters |

Italy struggles for repayment as state-backed debts mountain to $127 Billion

The International Monetary Fund forecasts that the Italian economy will contract 0.2% in 2023. Italian companies had a record €123.2 billion ($127 billion) of Covid-era state-backed credit lines outstanding as of June 30, up from €118 billion in the previous quarter.

These debts are putting the newly formed government of Giorgia Meloni in a quandary.(AP)
These debts are putting the newly formed government of Giorgia Meloni in a quandary.(AP)
Published on Nov 28, 2022 11:56 AM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Singh Rahul Sunilkumar

Watch: Terrifying video of massive landslide in Italian holiday island, 8 die

Italy Landslide: Earlier it was reported that thirteen people were missing after the landslides.

Italy Landslide: Rescuers are working in difficult conditions.(Twitter)
Italy Landslide: Rescuers are working in difficult conditions.(Twitter)
Updated on Nov 26, 2022 05:04 PM IST

This beautiful Italian town is paying people $30,000 to move there. Here's why

Officials at Presicce town in the Puglia region are willing to pay people 30,000 euros (roughly $30,000) to buy an empty plot.

Italy: Officials at Presicce town in the Puglia region are willing to pay people.
Italy: Officials at Presicce town in the Puglia region are willing to pay people.
Published on Nov 21, 2022 05:41 PM IST

Xi Jinping invites Italy's far-right PM Giorgia Meloni to China

Italy PM Meloni stressed Rome's desire to promote "mutual economic interests" and to increase Italian exports to China.

Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni is seen.(AFP)
Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni is seen.(AFP)
Published on Nov 17, 2022 12:27 PM IST
AFP |

Spectacular bronze statue find in Italy to 'rewrite history'

Dating back to the 2nd century BC, more than 20 bronze statues discovered during excavations in a thermal resort in Tuscany is one of the finds of the century.

A 2,300-year-old bronze statue has been unearthed in Tuscany, Italy. (Ministero della Cultura/REUTERS)
A 2,300-year-old bronze statue has been unearthed in Tuscany, Italy. (Ministero della Cultura/REUTERS)
Published on Nov 10, 2022 06:23 PM IST
By, Delhi

Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni sworn in as Italy prime minister

Giorgia Meloni: Meloni, 45, took the oath of office before the Italian president at the presidential palace, becoming also the first woman to be the nation's leader.

Giorgia Meloni: Italy's new Minister of Sports and Youth Andrea Abodi shakes hands with Italy's new Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni.(via REUTERS)
Giorgia Meloni: Italy's new Minister of Sports and Youth Andrea Abodi shakes hands with Italy's new Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni.(via REUTERS)
Published on Oct 22, 2022 06:12 PM IST
PTI |

Italy's far-right leader Giorgia Meloni is country's first woman prime minister

A few hours before the new government's formation was announced, Giorgia Meloni, 45, a career politician, told reporters that she and her allies had unanimously asked President Sergio Mattarella to give her the mandate to govern.

Italy's newly appointed Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni leaves after a meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella at the Quirinale Palace in Rome, Italy October 21, 2022. (REUTERS/Yara Nardi)
Italy's newly appointed Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni leaves after a meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella at the Quirinale Palace in Rome, Italy October 21, 2022. (REUTERS/Yara Nardi)
Published on Oct 21, 2022 10:52 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Sharangee Dutta

Tourist's semi-naked photo outside cathedral in Italy sparks outrage: Report

Media reports suggested that the British woman was trying to aim to create a “personal memory” with two others after she bared all to the passing public.

The woman was photographed on Monday morning.(CNN)
The woman was photographed on Monday morning.(CNN)
Published on Oct 21, 2022 12:07 PM IST

Afternoon brief: Kashmiri photojournalist stopped from flying to US

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Photojournalist Sanna Irshad Mattoo, 28, was stopped at the Delhi Airport from travelling to the US to receive Pulitzer Prize.(Twitter/Sanna Irshad Mattoo)
Photojournalist Sanna Irshad Mattoo, 28, was stopped at the Delhi Airport from travelling to the US to receive Pulitzer Prize.(Twitter/Sanna Irshad Mattoo)
Updated on Oct 19, 2022 01:02 PM IST

Coffins spill out, dangle in air after ghastly Italy cemetery collapse

Italy Cemetery Collapse: Dramatic pictures of the scene showed the coffins hanging out of their niches seeming to be spilling out and falling.

Italy Coffins Hanging: Coffins hanging on by a thread out of their niches in Italy.(Twitter)
Italy Coffins Hanging: Coffins hanging on by a thread out of their niches in Italy.(Twitter)
Published on Oct 19, 2022 12:35 PM IST

Ex Italy PM says Vladimir Putin gifted him this on birthday, with a sweet note

Silvio Berlusconi: “I have reconnected with President Putin. He sent me 20 bottles of vodka and a really sweet letter for my birthday," Silvio Berlusconi said.

Silvio Berlusconi: Forza Italia leader and former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi leaves the Brothers of Italy party's headquarters in Rome, Italy.(Reuters)
Silvio Berlusconi: Forza Italia leader and former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi leaves the Brothers of Italy party's headquarters in Rome, Italy.(Reuters)
Published on Oct 19, 2022 12:07 PM IST
AP |

The Taste With Vir: The difference between Indian and European palace hotels

As beautiful places to stay, India’s palace hotels are unmatched. But no, they are not particularly historical. They were built or rebuilt in the 20th century and the overwhelming influence in many of the palaces comes from the British raj or from European country houses.

The historical gardens at San Domenico Palace in Taormina that was built as a fortress by the sea. (Vir Sanghvi)
The historical gardens at San Domenico Palace in Taormina that was built as a fortress by the sea. (Vir Sanghvi)
Published on Oct 03, 2022 11:11 AM IST
By, Delhi

Modi congratulates Italian leader Giorgia Meloni for poll victory. She replies

“Congratulations Giorgia Meloni for leading your party Fratelli Italia to victory in the Italian general elections. We look forward to working together to strengthen our ties,” Modi tweeted.

Congratulations Giorgia Meloni for leading your party Fratellid Italia to victory in the Italian general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted on Wednesday. 
Congratulations Giorgia Meloni for leading your party Fratellid Italia to victory in the Italian general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted on Wednesday. 
Updated on Sep 28, 2022 04:16 PM IST
By | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi

Italy set to get first woman PM, far-right leader Meloni wins big in polls

Italian far-right leader Meloni, whose party came top in general elections, said Monday she would seek to lead the next government and would work for all Italians.

Giorgia Meloni claims leadership of next Italy government, the first woman to hold the country's premiership.(REUTERS)
Giorgia Meloni claims leadership of next Italy government, the first woman to hold the country's premiership.(REUTERS)
Published on Sep 26, 2022 06:36 AM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Nisha Anand

Giorgia Meloni's right-wing bloc set for big win in Italy's election: Exit polls

Italy Elections: The bloc of conservative parties which includes Matteo Salvini's League and Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia party, will win between 41 and 45%.

Italy Elections: Leader of Brothers of Italy Giorgia Meloni votes at a polling station during the snap election in Rome, Italy.(Reuters)
Italy Elections: Leader of Brothers of Italy Giorgia Meloni votes at a polling station during the snap election in Rome, Italy.(Reuters)
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 02:54 AM IST

Giorgia Meloni: Meet the woman who could become Italy's new prime minister

Italy Elections 2022: Giorgia Meloni has also said that her focus is on Italy's national interests and has backed Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in his battles with European Union.

Italy Elections 2022: Brothers of Italy's Giorgia Meloni delivers her address during a party rally.(AP)
Italy Elections 2022: Brothers of Italy's Giorgia Meloni delivers her address during a party rally.(AP)
Updated on Sep 25, 2022 01:45 PM IST

The main faces: Who's who in Italy's election race

Italy Elections 2022: The five main candidates in Italy's general election

Italy Elections 2022: From left, The League's Matteo Salvini, Forza Italia's Silvio Berlusconi, and Brothers of Italy's Giorgia Meloni attend a rally.(AP)
Italy Elections 2022: From left, The League's Matteo Salvini, Forza Italia's Silvio Berlusconi, and Brothers of Italy's Giorgia Meloni attend a rally.(AP)
Published on Sep 25, 2022 01:13 PM IST
AFP |

Could Italy get its 1st woman PM? All you need to know about the decisive polls

Italy Elections 2022: The Brothers of Italy party, led by Giorgia Meloni, is leading the opinion polls.

Italy Elections 2022: A man drops ballots into boxes at a polling station during the snap election, in Rome, Italy,(Reuters)
Italy Elections 2022: A man drops ballots into boxes at a polling station during the snap election, in Rome, Italy,(Reuters)
Published on Sep 25, 2022 12:47 PM IST

Ananya Panday lives the Italian holiday dream in a floral mini dress worth 5k

Loved Ananya Panday's floral mini dress for exploring Capri during her holiday? The Liger actor showed her fans how to live the Italian vacation dream in the must-have ensemble that is worth ₹5k. Do you like her look?

Ananya Panday lives the Italian holiday dream in a must-have floral mini dress worth <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>5k. Do you love it? (Instagram)
Ananya Panday lives the Italian holiday dream in a must-have floral mini dress worth 5k. Do you love it? (Instagram)
Published on Sep 10, 2022 01:10 PM IST

Ananya Panday shares postcards from Italian trip. See here

Ananya Panday shared new pictures and videos of her vacation in Capri, Italy. In the holiday photos, she can be seen at the beach with cruise ships and bingeing on ice cream.

Ananya Panday is on a holiday in Italy,
Ananya Panday is on a holiday in Italy,
Published on Sep 07, 2022 08:21 PM IST
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