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Italian FM makes a congratulatory call, raises marines issue

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 22:54

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today received a congratulatory call from her Italian counterpart Federica Mogherini who raised the case of the Italian marines awaiting trial for allegedly killing two Indian fishermen.

Italian marines challenge NIA probe in fishermen killing

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 17:57

The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre on the petition filed by two Italian marines challenging the jurisdiction of NIA to prosecute and probe the case of killing of two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012.

Fishermen killing case: SC stays trial proceedings against Italian marines

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 13:23

In a significant development, the Supreme Court on Friday stayed the commencement of trial against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast.

Italy appeals UN to help free marines from India

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 15:46

Italy has appealed to the United Nations to help free its two marines who are being tried in India for killing two Indian fishermen in 2012.

Italian marines case: Court to hear NIA`s plea on March 31

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 19:05

A Delhi court on Tuesday fixed March 31 for hearing arguments on NIA`s plea to take "appropriate steps" to secure the custody of two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012.

No death penalty for Italian marines as Centre drops anti-piracy charge

Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 06:49

In a major reprieve for the two Italian marines facing trial for allegedly killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012, the Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that the duo would not be tried under the anti-piracy law SUA.

Fishermen killing: Detention of marines `unjust`, says new Italian govt

Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 19:12

The new Italian government on Saturday has described as "unjust" the detention of two of its marines for two years in connection with the killing of two Indian fishermen and vowed to bring them back.

Marines case: Italy recalls ambassador, summons Indian envoy

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 19:36

Italy on Tuesday summoned Indian Ambassador in Rome hours after it recalled its ambassador from India in protest over a fresh delay in the legal proceedings against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen.

India, Italy should resolve marines issue: UN

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 14:43

The long-standing issue of two Italian marines being tried by India is prompting tensions between the two countries and they should try to find a "reasonable" and "mutually acceptable" solution to it, the UN has said.

Italian marines case: India says law of the land will apply

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 19:36

India on Tuesday asserted that law of the land will apply with regard to the two Italian marines, facing trial for alleged killing of two fishermen, notwithstanding the unhappiness among the Italian "friends" over the nature of charges invoked against them.

Need to send `strong message` to India over marines issue: EU

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 16:11

The EU needs to send a "strong message" to India as the trial of two Italian marines for the killing of two Indian fishermen has "huge implications" for Europe`s fight against piracy, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton has said.

Marines case: Italian Defence Minister Mario Mauro arrives in India

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 22:52

Ahead of the hearing of the marines` case in the Supreme Court, Italian Defence Minister Mario Mauro has landed here and condemned India`s failure to press charges against them even after two years of the incident.