India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
The Home Ministry today withdrew the sanction given to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to prosecute under an anti-piracy law two Italian marines, accused of killing Kerala fishermen.
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.
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.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday February 21, 2014
India has asked Italy to increase security at its embassy in Rome after the mission received a live bullet and several hate mails earlier this week.
India | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 18, 2014
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.
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.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday February 11, 2014
Italy has slammed as "unacceptable" the serious maritime security charge levelled against two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen off the Kerala coast in 2012.
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 | Reuters | Sunday February 9, 2014
Rome harshly criticised India's decision to try two Italian marines accused of killing two fishermen under an anti-piracy and anti-terrorism act, in a case that has strained relations between the two countries.
India | Agencies | Friday February 7, 2014
India has decided that the two Italian marines charged with murdering a pair of Kerala fishermen will not be tried under a maritime security law that carries the death sentence.
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.
India | Gardiner Harris, The New York Times | Tuesday February 4, 2014
With black-robed lawyers crammed into a courtroom, India's Supreme Court refused on Monday to resolve a major international dispute that a top Italian diplomat warned could soon damage ties.
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.
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.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 21, 2014
NIA will file a charge sheet against two Italian marines, accused of killing two Kerala fishermen, after getting sanction to prosecute them under a law which provides only the death penalty.