Renzi returns to face Five Star challenge - The Times (subscription)

Matteo Renzi, the former Italian prime minister, won a convincing victory in an election for the leadership of his Democratic Party last night, boosting his hopes of a return to power at a general election within a year. Early results showed that Mr ...

Former Italian premier Matteo Renzi re-elected head of ruling PD party - Deutsche Welle

Former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi has been re-elected as leader of the ruling Democratic Party (PD). Renzi's win was announced well ahead of the end of counting, as his rivals fell far behind. Italien Renzi Wiederwahl Parteichef Partito ...

Italy ex-PM Matteo Renzi wins Democratic Party election - BBC News

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has regained the leadership of the governing Democratic Party (PD). Mr Renzi, 42, won more than 70% of the vote in Sunday's primary among party supporters, leaving two other contenders far behind. The victory ...

"Five big investment themes for the week ahead" - ForexLive

French presidential election next weekend; Italy - Former prime minister Matteo Renzi looks set to regain the leadership of Italy's ruling Democratic Party in a vote on Sunday, a move that could raise the chances of early elections. A big week for US ...

Italy's Renzi easily in Democratic Party primary - Daily Mail

ROME (AP) - Former Premier Matteo Renzi regained the Democratic Party leadership, handily winning a Sunday primary that he hopes will bolster the center-left's ability to counter growing support for populist politicians in Italy ahead of national ...

Italy's Renzi regains party leadership - SBS

Italy's former Prime Miniser Matteo Renzi has regained leadership of the ruling Democratic Party as he makes a political comeback. Source: AAP. 1 May 2017 - 8:20 AM UPDATED 2 MINS AGO. Tweet. Matteo Renzi, staging a political comeback less than ...

Matteo Renzi storms back to retake his party's leadership - Financial Times

Matteo Renzi has clinched a resounding victory in the race to lead Italy's centre-left Democratic party (PD), handing the 42-year-old former prime minister a strong mandate ahead of a tough campaign for a return to power in general elections due within ...

Italy's former PM Renzi re-elected head of ruling Democratic Party - Yahoo News

Former prime minister Matteo Renzi won the leadership of Italy's ruling Democratic Party (PD) in a primary election Sunday, propelling him back to the forefront of the national political scene. Renzi, 42, resigned as prime minister in December after ...

Italy's Matteo Renzi regains party leadership with big primary win - Telegraph.co.uk

"It is a clear, ample victory that went beyond our expectations," said agriculture minister Maurizio Martina, who has been campaigning for Mr Renzi. "This is the opening of a new phase." Voters queued at tents, bars and local party headquarters across ...

Former Italian PM Renzi makes party comeback - Jerusalem Post Israel News

ROME - Matteo Renzi, staging a political comeback less than five months after resigning as Italy's prime minister, easily regained the leadership of the ruling Democratic Party (PD) on Sunday with an overwhelming victory in a primary election among ...

Italy's Renzi regains party leadership with big primary win - Reuters

Italy's Former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speaks during a news conference in Brussels, Belgium April 28, 2017. Reuters/Eric Vidal. 1/3. left. right. Italy's Former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speaks during a news conference in Brussels, Belgium April ...

Matteo Renzi, a reformer ready to seize a second chance - Yahoo News

Matteo Renzi, the former Italian premier who regained control of his centre-left ruling party on Sunday, appears ready to live up to his reputation as an ambitious leader trying to revamp Italy's gridlocked political system. Nicknamed "Il Rottamatore ...

AFP: Former Italian PM re-elected head of ruling party - Focus News

Rome. Former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi was re-elected leader of the ruling Democratic Party in a primary election Sunday, the three candidates in the race said, reported AFP. Renzi's win was announced by him and his two rivals well ahead of ...

Italy's Renzi Has Major Victory in Key Party Leadership Vote - Bloomberg

Former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi was heading to an overwhelming win in his bid to regain leadership of the Democratic Party, the first step toward seeking to return to his former office in Italian elections due early next year. Renzi addresses the ...

Renzi Tries Macron Approach - Financial Tribune

Matteo Renzi toned down the EU-critical rhetoric of his final months as Italian prime minister during his visit to Brussels on Friday to drum up support for his bid to be restored as head of the Democratic Party (PD) in its primaries this weekend. With ...

Ex-premier Renzi favourite to win Italy's Democratic Party primaries - San Diego Jewish World

Rome (dpa) - Former prime minister Matteo Renzi was expected to be comfortably re-elected leader of Italy's ruling Democratic Party (PD) on Sunday, setting him up for a showdown with the populist Five Star Movement (M5S) in general elections. The PD ...

Italian Democrats picking party chief; Renzi expected to win - WHIO

Citizens line up at a makeshift gazebo set up around the country for the Democratic party's primary elections, in Rome Sunday, April 30, 2017. Italians are voting for a new leader of the Democratic Party in a primary expected to give Matteo Renzi a ...

Italian Ruling Democratic Party Holding Primaries to Choose Leader - Sputnik International

Italian ruling Democratic Party is holding primaries on Sunday to choose the party's leader with the country's former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi likely to win. Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announces his resignation during a press conference at ...

Ex-PM Renzi expected to win as Italian Democrats elect new leader - Deutsche Welle

Voters in Italy have lined up to elect a new leader of the Democratic Party (PD). Former Prime Minister and ex-PD head Matteo Renzi is expected to win after he quit following a national referendum defeat. Italien Wahlen Stimmzettel (picture alliance/AP ...

Italy Politics - Colorado Springs Gazette

photo - People walk past a makeshift gazebo set up around the country for the Democratic People walk past a makeshift gazebo set up around the country for the Democratic party's primary elections, in Rome Sunday, April 30, 2017. Italians are voting for ...