Italy raises marines row with Ban Ki-moon

 Italy has again raised the issue of its two marines facing trial in India with UN chief Ban Ki-moon, whose office said that the UN's position of resolving the issue bilaterally "remains unchanged".

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.

SC grants three-month extension to Italian marine for stay in Italy

The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed murder accused Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre to stay for three more months in his country on medical grounds.

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.

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.

Italian Marine undergoes heart surgery in Italy, days before return

One of the two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012, underwent a heart surgery on Monday in Milan to correct a cardiac anomaly, days before his scheduled return to India.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

India for resolving marines issue as expeditiously as possible

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

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

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

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.

Italy recalls India ambassador over case against marines

Italy on Tuesday recalled its ambassador from India in protest over a new delay in the legal proceedings against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen.

Italy approaches UN over trial of its two marines in India

Italy has petitioned the UN over the trial of its two marines in India under a strict anti-piracy law for the killing of two Indian fishermen, and said it would exercise "all options" to bring back the naval personnel.

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

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.

Fishermen killing: Italian marines to escape death penalty

The Home Ministry has revised sanction given to prosecute the two Italian marines Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone, accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast.

Future of anti-piracy missions tied to marines case: Italian minister

Italian Defence Minister Mario Mauro has said that India should allow the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen to come home pending trial.