EU-India summit off as Italian marines case rankles

Plans for the European Union to host a summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have collapsed amid acrimony over delays to the trial of two Italian marines for murder in the 2012 killing of two Indian fishermen.

European Parliament adopts resolution on Italian marines; India disapproves

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution asking India to allow the return of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen, drawing a sharp reaction from New Delhi which termed the step as not "well advised" as the matter was sub-judice.

Italian marines case: Latorre moves SC for extension of stay in Italy

Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre, accused of two killing fishermen, has approached the Supreme Court seeking extension of his stay in Italy citing health reasons, as per news reports on Wednesday.

Italian marines row: UN chief's position remains unchanged

United Nations: The ongoing Italian marines row with India has not generated any new response from the United Nations, with the spokesperson for Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon saying the position of the UN chief over the issue remains unchanged.

UN won't get involved with Italian marines facing trial in India

 UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's spokesman refused Monday to be drawn into the controversy surrounding the two Italian marines facing trial in India over the killing of two fisherman off the Kerala coast amid reports that the Italian prime minister has asserted that a "direct channel" had been opened with New Delhi raising hopes of a settlement.

'Will see' if marine is fit enough to return to India: Italy
'Will see' if marine is fit enough to return to India: Italy

Rome: The Italian government "will see" if one of the two marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012 is fit enough to return to India, Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni has said.

Marines case: Italian Ambassador Mancini leaves for home

Amid continued stand-off between India and Italy over the issue of two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012, Italian Ambassador Daniele Mancini on Saturday left for home reportedly for "consultations."

This doesn't happen anywhere in world: SC on marine's plea for extension of stay in Italy
This doesn't happen anywhere in world: SC on marine's plea for extension of stay in Italy

The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a plea by an Italian marine seeking extension of stay in Italy on health grounds.

Fishermen killing case: SC allows Italian marine to go home for four months
Fishermen killing case: SC allows Italian marine to go home for four months

The Supreme Court on Friday permitted Italian marine Massimilano Latorre to go back home to Italy for his treatment for four months.

India not to oppose sick Italian marine's return if SC allows

India on Monday said it will not oppose on "humanitarian ground" the application of Massimiliano Latorre, one of the Italian marines facing murder charges here, to return to his country after he suffered a mild stroke recently.

Italian FM ups pressure on India court to let marine fly home

Italy`s foreign minister has urged India`s Supreme Court to allow one of the two Italian marines detained over the 2012 killing of two fishermen to fly home on medical grounds.

Lawyers seek speedy return of Italian marine from India

Lawyers for one of the two Italian marines detained in India over the 2012 killing of two fishermen have launched a bid to have him flown home on medical grounds, defence officials said on Saturday.

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.