Latest news Sicily

  1. Palermo named Italian Capital of Culture 2018
    • 20:40
    • 21 lug

    Palermo named Italian Capital of Culture 2018

    Expected to foster tourism, proposal by culture minister

  2. 86 migrants left by 2 boats on Sicily beaches
    • 12:16
    • 29 mag

    86 migrants left by 2 boats on Sicily beaches

    Syrians, Afghans, Iraqis

  3. G7 talks won't be simple - Gentiloni
    • 17:38
    • 25 mag

    G7 talks won't be simple - Gentiloni

    But Italy committed to them being useful

  4. Taormina in lockdown for G7 Summit
    • 17:33
    • 25 mag

    Taormina in lockdown for G7 Summit

    Even residents and children must wear special photo ID

  5. G7 ban doesn't stop migrant arrivals in Sicily
    • 11:13
    • 25 mag

    G7 ban doesn't stop migrant arrivals in Sicily

    Deadly accident amidst two arrivals on Wednesday

  6. 'Migrants' doctor' Bartolo to be nominated UNICEF ambassador
    • 11:52
    • 24 mag

    'Migrants' doctor' Bartolo to be nominated UNICEF ambassador

    Hundreds of paper sailboats in Palermo for ceremony

  7. Med police chiefs to meet on Lampedusa 7/6
    • 20:00
    • 18 mag

    Med police chiefs to meet on Lampedusa 7/6

    9 countries to discuss migration, terrorism and organized crime

  8. Migrant-rescue ships to stop landing in Sicily for G7
    • 19:46
    • 15 mag

    Migrant-rescue ships to stop landing in Sicily for G7

    Gabrielli says move to ensure police not overstretched

  9. Cultural event 'Settimana delle culture' returns to Palermo
    • 13:36
    • 09 mag

    Cultural event 'Settimana delle culture' returns to Palermo

    235 events on May 12-23 across 100 locations

  10. 200-bed Lampedusa center overflowing with 1,000 migrants
    • 16:03
    • 18 apr

    200-bed Lampedusa center overflowing with 1,000 migrants

    35,000 arrivals this year, reception system in difficulty

  11. Almost 1,500 asylum seekers heading to Augusta
    • 12:51
    • 20 mar

    Almost 1,500 asylum seekers heading to Augusta

    People rescued in seven separate operations

  12. Give migrants legal ways' - fisherman who revealed shipwreck
    • 13:10
    • 17 mar

    Give migrants legal ways' - fisherman who revealed shipwreck

    Italian gov't accord with Libya is 'shameful', Salvo Lupo says

  13. Imago Mundi’s ‘Mediterranean Routes’ opens in
    • 10:00
    • 13 feb

    Imago Mundi’s ‘Mediterranean Routes’ opens in

    3,500 works explore the cultures and civilisations of Med

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