Sicily

WATCH: Spectacular Images Of Mount Etna Eruption

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

One of the world's most active volcanoes is at it again - and with stunning results. Photographers captured Mount Etna as spectacular eruptions com...

'We Cannot Allow The Mediterranean To Become A Cemetery'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

For the second time in a week, dozens of migrants desperate to reach Italy have died after an overloaded smugglers' boat sank in the Canal of Sicily. ...

Dozens Drown After Migrant Boat Catches Fire Off Italian Coast

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Dozens of migrants desperate to reach Italy have died after their boat sank near the island of Lampedusa, with rescuers warning that the current death...

First Photo Of Drowned Couple Released

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK

The first picture of the couple who drowned off the coast of Sicily has been released. Andrew Sturgess, 34 and his girlfriend, Carmen Spiridon, wer...

British Man And Girlfriend Drown Off Sicily Coast

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

A British man named as Andrew Sturgess and his girlfriend are believed to have drowned off the coast of Sicily. Local police believe the 34-year-o...

The 12-Year-Old Who Brought Down the Mafia

Sue Thomason | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sue Thomason

On the surface, The Prince of Naples is a simple David and Goliath story of a boy who seeks revenge on a power much greater than he is (which is always exciting in itself) but on a deeper level it's a picture of inside the mind of a child forced by tragedy to grow up too fast.

'I Ask Forgiveness For The Blood That Was Paid' Corleone Mayor Apologises To Mafia Victims

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

The mayor of a Sicilian town famous for its connections to the mafia has asked for forgiveness for the bloodshed committed by its godfathers. Mark...

Travel Eye: Going Solo in Sicily

Karen Edwards | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

As we've grown up, we've kissed goodbye to those days when the Internet-friendly 'singles holidays' appealed - and for some reason, getting hammered on a boat and pulling the hot boy with a shell necklace may no longer seem attractive.

What Future for ELDR?

Jonathan Fryer | Posted 26.01.2012 | UK Politics
Jonathan Fryer

The invitation from Italia dei Valori to host the European Liberal Democrats (ELDR) Congress in Palermo, Sicily, this week was made long before anyone had any inkling that participants would be able to celebrate Italy's liberation from Silvio Berlusconi at the same time, but this certainly added to the gaiety of the event.