Italy PM calls Modi for `rapid, positive solution` on marines

Italian Premier Matteo Renzi on Monday spoke to Indian PM Modi and sought a "rapid and positive solution" in the case of the two Italian marines being held in India.

Marines case: Italy rejects Indian jurisdiction

Italian Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti Tuesday reiterated the country`s stand rejecting India`s jurisdiction in the case of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen two years ago.

Italian FM makes a congratulatory call, raises marines issue

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.

Narendra Modi hints at hot pursuit against Dawood Ibrahim

Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi lashed out at Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for publicly discussing the issue of bringing back underworld don Dawood Ibrahim to India.

Italy mulls international arbitration over two marines

Italy is mulling international arbitration over its two marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012 as bilateral efforts have failed, Defence Minister Federica Mogherini said on Thursday.

Chandy slams Modi for dragging Sonia into marines` case

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has sought an apology from BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for dragging Congress President Sonia Gandhi into the Italian marines` case by levelling "unfounded allegations" against her.

Italian marines case: Court to hear case on July 31

A special court here on Monday fixed July 31 for hearing the case of two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012, after it was informed that the Supreme Court has ordered that the proceedings be deferred.

Congress will not get seats in double digits in any state after polls: Narendra Modi

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Monday made a scathing attack on the Congress by saying that there will be no states where the ruling party will get seats in double digits after the Lok Sabha polls.

Fishermen killing case: SC stays trial proceedings against Italian marines

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.

Don`t release marines even if UN intervenes: Oommen Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday urged the Centre not to release the Italian marines accused of murdering Indian fishermen, even if the United Nations intervened.

UNGA President to raise Italian marines issue with India

UN General Assembly President John Ashe has informed Italy that he will try and raise with India the issue of the two Italian marines who are being tried for killing two Indian fishermen during his three-day visit that begins Wednesday.

Italy appeals UN to help free marines from India

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.

MHA withdraws sanction to NIA to prosecute marines under SUA

Home Ministry on Friday withdrew the sanction given to the National Investigation Agency to prosecute under an anti-piracy law two Italian marines, accused of killing Kerala fishermen.

India for resolving marines issue as expeditiously as possible

India on Wednesday admitted that the marines issue has "complicated" its relationship with Italy.

Ensure justice to victims` families in Italian marines` case: Church

Holding that justice should be ensured to the victims` families in the Italian marines` case, Latin Catholic Church said applying different sets of laws to different people were not justifiable.

India`s decision on marines `fruit of Italian firmness`: Italy

Hours after India decided not to prosecute two of its marines accused of killing Indian fishermen under the stringent anti-piracy SUA law, Italy today said the decision was the "fruit of Italian firmness".

NIA still to get MHA notification withdrawing SUA for marines

National Investigation Agency (NIA) is awaiting fresh notification from Union Home Ministry about withdrawal of sanction to prosecute 2 Italian Marines under Suppression of Unlawful Acts (SUA).

Marines case not a bilateral matter but a legal issue: India

India said case involving two Italian marines was about ensuring that those who are charged with the death of Indian nationals are held accountable as per law and that it was not a bilateral matter.

Sonia`s interests protected in marines case: CPI-M

The central government`s decision not to invoke the anti-piracy act against the two Italian marines was meant to protect the interests of Sonia Gandhi, the CPI-M said Monday.

Italian marines case: Will abide by court`s verdict, says Salman Khurshid

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday said that it`s up to the court now to take the right decision regarding the Italian marines case.