Silvio Berlusconi

Italy faces fresh elections as negotiations stall
Italian President Sergio Mattarella announces the end of talks to form a coalition government
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Italy faces fresh elections as negotiations stall

Political deadlock continues after coalition talks break down
8 May 2018
Italian elections: who will win?
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Italian elections: who will win?

Berlusconi's centre-right coalition on course for victory as Renzi slumps to third place in polls
2 Mar 2018
Silvio Berlusconi on course to be election ‘kingmaker’
Silvio Berlusconi is barred from running for office after being convicted of tax evasion
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Silvio Berlusconi on course to be election ‘kingmaker’

Former Italian PM is barred from running for office but could still hold the balance of power after next month’s election
6 Feb 2018
Silvio Berlusconi: the return of Italy’s ‘bunga bunga’ PM
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Silvio Berlusconi: the return of Italy’s ‘bunga bunga’ PM

Disgraced former premier looks set to lead victorious coalition in March election
15 Dec 2017
Most controversial world leaders, in their own words
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Most controversial world leaders, in their own words

Donald Trump's tweets pale in comparison to some leaders' boasts of murder and corruption
3 Jul 2017
Silvio Berlusconi admitted to hospital with heart problem
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Silvio Berlusconi admitted to hospital with heart problem

Italy's former prime minister being kept under observation but condition is not life threatening
7 Jun 2016
Berlusconi 'called Merkel an unfuckable lard-arse'
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Berlusconi 'called Merkel an unfuckable lard-arse'

Italian PM allegedly insulted German chancellor in recorded conversation with newspaper editor
21 May 2014

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CRIME PAYS: Mafia 'has larger budget than EU'

Brutal recession and banks' reluctance to lend leaves more businesses turning to mob for help
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EUROPE: Who is Italy’s Tony Blair, Matteo Renzi?
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EUROPE: Who is Italy’s Tony Blair, Matteo Renzi?

He claims to be outside the establishment - so why did he hold a meeting with the dreaded Berlusconi?
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