South | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
Seventeen Tamil Nadu fishermen were today repatriated from Sri Lanka, a day after Chief Minister Jayalalithaa slammed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the continued detention of Indian fishermen by Lankan Navy.
India | Vishnu Som | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Talking to the Sri Lankan government will always remain a priority, irrespective of domestic compulsions - that's the essential message of the Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh at the BIMSTEC summit here in Naypyidaw, the capital of Myanmar.
South | Agencies | Tuesday March 4, 2014
At least 32 Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly poaching in the country's waters off the coast of the Delft islet in Jaffna.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Hours after India decided not to prosecute two of its marines accused of killing Indian fishermen under the stringent anti-piracy SUA (Suppression of Unlawful Acts) law, Italy today said the decision was the "fruit of Italian firmness".
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday February 24, 2014
The Centre today withdrew the contentious anti-piracy charges in Supreme Court against the two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
Five Sri Lankan fishermen, arrested after they drifted into sea off Andhra Pradesh coast, were today repatriated by the Indian Coast Guard near the Indo-Lankan Maritime Boundary Line.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 23, 2014
Defence Minister AK Antony today 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.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2014
The new Italian government 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.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
In the latest repatriation, eight Indian fishermen were handed over to the Coast Guard by the Sri Lankan navy at the Indo-Lankan International Maritime Boundary Line in the Palk Straits today.
India | Reuters | Wednesday February 12, 2014
NATO warned India on Wednesday that using anti-terrorism legislation to try two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen would undermine international efforts to combat piracy.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday February 11, 2014
With the Supreme Court due to decide next week on whether to try the two Italian marines facing criminal proceedings in India for the killing of two Indian fishermen under a stringent anti-piracy and anti-terror act, Italy has reacted with outrage.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday February 10, 2014
Ahead of the hearing of the marines' case in the Supreme Court, Italian Defence Minister Mario Mauro has arrived in Delhi and condemned India's failure to press charges against them even after two years of the incident.
India | Reuters | Monday February 10, 2014
Italy said on Monday that India's relations with Rome and with the European Union could suffer if two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen are tried under an anti-piracy and anti-terrorism act.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday February 10, 2014
25 Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested by the Indian Coast Guard at Karaikal in Puducherry, on charges of trespass and illegal fishing in Indian waters. They have been handed over to the Coastal Security Group of the Tamil Nadu police.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 7, 2014
Italy's special envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Thursday that his country would "forcefully oppose" any move by Indian authorities to press charges against the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen under an anti-terror law that...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 6, 2014
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 while stressing that Italy's future in fighting piracy was on the line.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
In a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh yesterday, she referred to the arrest of 19 Tamil Nadu fishermen two days back and said she was at a "loss of words to convey my deep anguish over the repeated apprehension and incarceration" of a large nu...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 3, 2014
The Supreme Court today asked the Centre to resolve within a week all disputes arising out of the issue of invoking anti-piracy law against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 31, 2014
Nine Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested by the Indian Coast Guard for illegally fishing in Indian waters.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 30, 2014
The European Union (EU) is following the Italian marines case in India "very closely" and any decision on the issue may impact bilateral ties.