Italy govt rejects reports about Italian marine not to return to India

Italy govt rejects reports about Italian marine not to return to India

Italy government on Wednesday rejected media reports that claimed that one the country's two marines, charged for killing Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast four years ago, will not face trial in India.

Italian marine facing murder charges down with dengue

Salvatore Girone, one of the two Italian marines facing murder charges, is down with dengue here after which the Italian defence ministry dispatched two military doctors to India.

Italian marines case: SC suspends court proceedings in India

The Supreme Court on Wednesday suspended all court proceedings in India relating to the trial of two Italian marines in connection with the 2012 killing of two fishermen off Kerala coast.

UN Tribunal order "setback" for Italy as no relief to marines: India

UN Tribunal order "setback" for Italy as no relief to marines: India

A UN Tribunal hearing the case related to the killing of two Kerala fishermen on Monday did not allow an accused Italian marine go home from Indian custody despite the European country's fervent plea for the relief to him, Home Ministry officials said.

UN tribunal asks India, Italy to suspend trial against marines, seeks report by Sept 24

UN tribunal asks India, Italy to suspend trial against marines, seeks report by Sept 24

A UN tribunal on Monday, while hearing Italian marines' case here, asked India and Italy to immediately suspend all legal cases which may aggravate the issue.

India challenges Italy's move to take Marines case to tribunal

 India today challenged Italy's move to take the case of two of its marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala's coast, to an international tribunal saying Italy's contentions were "short" and "misleading" and it was "insensitive" towards the victims.

Foreign lawyers to appear for India in Italian marines case

Two foreign lawyers, experts in international arbitration, have been hired by India to challenge Italy's move to take the issue of two of its marines, accused of killing fishermen off Kerala coast, to an international tribunal in Hamburg, Germany, next week.

Marines case: India to contest Italy's decision in ITLOS

India will contest the Italian government's decision to the take the matter of two of its marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen three years ago, to an international tribunal which is going to hear it in the second week of August.

UN wants no role in Italian marines' case in India

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon`s spokesman has refused to be drawn into the controversy surrounding the two Italian marines facing trial in India over the killing of two fishermen off the Kerala coast

Italian marines case: Indian judiciary will take an independent view, says MEA

In a stern response to Italy, The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said the case of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012, is sub-judice and Indian judiciary will take an independent view in this matter.

Italian marines case: Court fixes matter for hearing on Feb 20

A Delhi court on Tuesday fixed for February 20, 2015, hearing of the case involving two Italian marines, facing murder charges in India, after it was informed that one of the accused has been allowed by the Supreme Court to travel to his country for medical treatment for four months.

Fishermen killing: SC exempts Italian marine Latorre from personal appearance, seeks response from Centre

The Supreme Court has exempted Massimiliano Latorre, one of the Italian marines facing murder charges in India, who suffered brain stroke recently, from personal appearance before police for two weeks, reports stated on Monday.

Italian marines case: Court to hear case on August 27

A Delhi court on Wednesday fixed August 27 for hearing the case involving two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012.

Italian marines challenge NIA probe in fishermen killing

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.

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

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.

Govt has `meekly caved in` to pressure from Italy: BJP

BJP accused government of "meekly caving in" to pressure from Italy after it agreed to drop stringent sections of law slapped against Italian marines charged with killing Indian fishermen.

No question of compromise in Italian Marines case: Antony

Defence Minister AK Antony on Sunday said there was no question of any compromise with regard to the case relating to the two Italian marines who had allegedly shot dead two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in February 2012.

Marines case: Italian Defence Minister Mario Mauro arrives in India

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.

Fishermen killing: 4 Italian marines refuse to come to India for deposition

Four Italian marines, who were witness to the killing of fishermen off Kerala coast allegedly by two of their colleagues, have refused to come to India for deposing as witness, which will further delay the case.

Delay in trial of Italian marines as witnesses don`t appear

The trial against two Italian marines will be delayed as a few foreign witnesses of the case have not yet appeared before investigators.