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Anti-establishment feeling is strong in region yet to benefit from eurozone’s recovery
Regional disparities hamper technology transfer and job creation as economy recovers
Francesco Munzi’s mafia drama is like a dance of dark spirits
Turnout slumps across Italy but support for Northern League surges
This poor, remote region in Italy’s toe is little known to tourists and foodlovers. But for one writer the overlooked beauty – and rustic cooking – had a romance of its own
Near the Puglian coast, in not much more than a Portakabin, we sat down to the piscine feast of our lives
Over cicci ricci and chocolate cake, the Calabrian mayor tells John Lloyd about sexism in Italian politics and her mission to fight organised crime
By the time you reach Milan, chickpea soup has become positively sybaritic with pancetta, vegetables and a shredded pig’s head
From South Carolina to Calabria, Mallorca to Georgia, here are some of the world’s lesser known grapes
The majority of grapes are descended from a handful of ancient ‘founder varieties’ - some of them very surprising indeed
The ’Ndrangheta mafia is extending its reach into the north and beyond. Can Europe come up with a response?
Martin Taylor imagines a north/south split into a ‘neuro’ and a ‘sudo’