Italy’s senate stripped Silvio Berlusconi of his parliamentary seat, a dramatic and humiliating expulsion, even as other troubles loom on his horizon.
Silvio Berlusconi's 28-year-old girlfriend says she courted the 76-year-old former premier relentlessly until he finally surrendered and is now just waiting for him to agree to marry her.
Stephanie Anderson Australia’s obsession with the sex scandals of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi pushed coverage of the country to increasing levels, new research has found.
Italy's top court has confirmed a prison sentence for former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi in the first ever definitive conviction in a tumultuous career for the billionaire tycoon.
A furious Silvio Berlusconi has called into a TV talk show about the prostitution investigation that has targeted him, shouting, trading insults with the host and calling the program a "brothel".
George Clooney and Cristiano Ronaldo to be called as witnesses in Silvio Berlusconi prostitute trial
An Italian court has ruled that George Clooney and Cristiano Ronaldo can be called as witnesses in ex-prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's trial for having sex with an underage prostitute.
Nicole Winfield As the anniversary of his election sees new stamps, coins, DVDs, and even My Pope, a gossip magazine devoted entirely to him, Pope Francis says he is a normal person.
Nick Squires Silvio Berlusconi is free to marry his 28-year-old fiancee after an Italian court finalised his divorce settlement, five years after his wife said she could no longer tolerate his "consorting with...
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta has announced his resignation after the leadership of his centre-left Democratic Party voted in favour of an urgent change of government to push through reform.
Law makers from Silvio Berlusconi’s party have threatened to resign en bloc if a senate committee votes to oust the former prime minister from parliament over a tax fraud conviction.
Stephanie Carvin Everyone knows people are supposed to be moral, to do unto others as you'd have them do unto you, and so on. But what about states - do they need to be moral, too?
Italy's Silvio Berlusconi will do time behind bars if found definitively guilty of tax fraud, rather than take advantage of lenient punishment for the over 70s, he says
Silvio Berlusconi is apparently planning a "dynastic succession".
Silvio Berlusconi, the 76-year-old billionaire and former Italian prime minister, found guilty of paying a minor for sex.
A senator from Italy's anti-immigration Northern League has come under fire for saying Cecile Kyenge, the country's first black minister, resembles an orangutan.
Tom Kington The vice-president of the Italian Senate is facing calls to resign after he compared Italy's first black minister to an orang-utan.
Amana Fontanella-Khan Femen’s punk activists are taking on the world by taking off their tops.
An ancient statue of Mars has lost its fake penis and his counterpart Venus her hands, in a reversal of cosmetic changes ordered by Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, a newspaper has...
Andrew Frye and Lorenzo Totaro President Giorgio Napolitano took charge of the search for the next Italian prime minister after Pier Luigi Bersani failed to assemble a majority in the divided parliament.
Nicole Winfield and Luca Bruno MILAN: The Moroccan woman at the centre of Silvio Berlusconi's sex-for-hire trial has held an unusual protest in front of Milan's courthouse, accusing investigators of waging psychological warfare...