article 15 May 2015 UK, Italy
Mark Murray
Catholic seminary 'abuse' - the key questions

Allegations of sexual abuse at a Catholic seminary school in Yorkshire have surfaced this week, after a British man confronted a priest in Italy.

article 07 May 2015 Culture, Italy
Venice Biennale: from Church to Mosque (for just 230 days)

In the name of art a former Italian church that has been converted into Venice city centre's first mosque plans to open its doors on Saturday - despite security concerns.

article 04 May 2015 World, Italy
Italian operation to rescue migrants saves thousands

Coastguard coordinates huge rescue operation to save migrants in Mediterranean, helping at least 6,000 to safety since Friday.

article 03 May 2015 World, Italy
Italy migrants rescue: 4,100 saved from smugglers at sea

Nearly 4,100 migrants are rescued from boats in the Mediterranean, as the influx of those trying to reach Europe continues, Italy's coast guard says.

article 23 April 2015 World, Italy
Facing migration crisis: European leaders meet in Brussels

As a mass funeral for 24 drowned migrants takes place in Malta, European Union leaders gather for an emergency summit on how to tackle the rising number of migrants arriving in southern Europe.

article 19 April 2015 World, Italy
Lampedusa: 900 feared dead as migrant boat sinks off Libya

As many as 900 migrants are feared to have died after their fishing boat capsized in the Mediterranean, according to Italian news agency Ansa.

article 17 April 2015 UK, Italy
Matt Frei by Italy's migrant crisis: on the frontline in Augusta

The port of Augusta, on Sicily's eastern coast, has witnessed an influx of African migrants - mainly from Libya. Europe Editor Matt Frei reports from what is now the worlds deadliest frontier.

article 15 April 2015 World, Italy
Mediterranean migrant deaths: where British parties stand

Ukip says rescuing migrants off Europe "may actually be making matters worse", while the Tories want to "dissuade migrants from making these perilous and illegal journeys in the first place".

article 15 April 2015 World, European Union
by The Mediterranean's deadliest migration sea routes

As 400 migrants - including children - are feared to have died after a boat capsized off Libya, Channel 4 News looks at the desperate journeys migrants are taking to reach Europe.