Eleven Colombian troops dismissed for killing civilian

The Colombian Inspector General`s Office dismissed and banned 11 marines, who "arbitrarily" executed a civilian whom they falsely claimed was a guerrilla, from military service for a decade.

SC decision on Italian marines: EU warns it could impact ties

European Union's new foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has expressed her disappointment over the Indian Supreme Court's decision on the case of two Italian marines and warned that the issue could impact on EU-India relations.

Italy hopes to strike deal with new Indian govt over marines

Italy today rejected India`s claim to jurisdiction in the case of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen and warned that it would seek international arbitration if could not reach an agreement with the new Indian government over the issue.

US, Philippine marines launch South China Sea drills

US, Philippine marines launch South China Sea drills

Singapore, Indonesia in row over marines dressed as bombers

A fresh diplomatic row has erupted between Singapore and Indonesia over a 1965 bombing in the city-state, after the Indonesian navy dressed two marines as the perpetrators at a defence exhibition.

Under what law are Italian marines to be tried? asks SC

The Supreme Court asked the central government to categorically spell out its stand about the law under which to try the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen.

India, Italy should resolve marines issue: UN

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.

Italy, EU to `react` to India charge against marines: PM Letta

Italy on Monday warned it would "react" to India`s "unacceptable" move to invoke a severe anti-piracy law against two of its marines facing trial there since 2012 over the killings of two Indian fishermen.

Italy blasts India`s handling of marines case as `contradictory`

Ahead of hearing of the case in India’s apex court, Italy has blasted India’s handling of the case of the two Italian marines as "contradictory and disconcerting”.

Italian marines` case may impact ties with India: EU

The president of the European Commission has said the issue of the Italian marines in India may have an "impact" on the European Union-India relations and "will be assessed carefully".

Italy to seek international help over trial of marines in India

Italy will take up at the "international level" the trial of two marines in India for the killing of two Indian fishermen, Premier Enrico Letta has said.

Italian marines to request formal charges from SC

Lawyers of the two Italian marines facing trial for murder in India will on Monday ask India`s Supreme Court for formal police charges, Rome`s envoy in the case has said.

NIA opposes Italian marines exemption plea in court

The NIA opposed in a Delhi court the pleas filed by two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012, seeking exemption from personal appearance on the ground that chargesheet has not been filed in the case.

Kerala fishermen killing: Italy concerned over delay in trial, refuses to send witnesses

Expressing concern over the delay in the trial of its marines charged with murder, Italy on Wednesday ruled out sending four seamen as witnesses in the case and sought other legal options to take forward the investigation.

Fishermen killing: India asks Italy to send witnesses for deposition

India has sought immediate appearance of four Italian marines before NIA for questioning in the Kerala fishermen killing case.

Three Chilean marines die in military drill blast

Three marines were killed Monday in Chile in an explosion which occurred during a military exercise in Valparaiso city, the Chilean Navy said.

Japan eyeing Marines, drones in defence paper: Reports

Nationalist Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said Japan needs to discuss the idea of having some kind of first strike provision if it is to effectively counter threats from North Korea`s nuclear and missile programmes.

Fishermen killing row: Italian FM hopes for `fair solution` for marines

Italy`s new Foreign Minister Emma Bonino on Tuesday said she hopes the case of two Italian marines awaiting trial in India for allegedly killing two Indian fishermen would reach a "fair, positive and acceptable solution."

Italy`s return of marines welcomed; Govt, Oppn clash over who gets credit

The Government and the Opposition clashed on Friday over who gets the credit for Italy sending back its two Marines to India to face trial, a decision welcomed across the political spectrum.

No deal with Italy on marines` return: Salman Khurshid

There was no deal with Italy on the return of two marines to stand trial in India for killing two Indian fishermen, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said Friday.