Renzi, 42, resigned as prime minister in December after a crushing defeat in a referendum over constitutional reforms.
01 May 2017 9:20 AM
Aged 62, Gentiloni is a former student radical who comes from a well-to-do Roman family with aristocratic roots.
11 Dec 2016 9:20 PM
The Austrian election coincided with a constitutional referendum in neighbouring Italy.
08 Dec 2016 4:55 AM
The world, already in shock with Britain voting in a referendum to leave the EU.
06 Dec 2016 2:57 AM