Italian Navy Guards

  • Fishermen case: two accused sent to Central Jail March 5, 2012

    Kollam: A court in Kerala on Monday extended the custody of the two Italian marines arrested for allegedly shooting dead two Indian fishermen and ordered them to be sent to the Central Jail in state capital Thiruvananthapuram till March 19. Italian marines Latorre Massimillano and Salvatore Girone were on February 20...
  • Kerala: Walkout in Assembly over boat tragedies March 5, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The opposition Left on Monday walked out of the Kerala Assembly following the denial of an adjournment motion to discuss two deep sea boat tragedies in as many weeks that left five fishermen dead. Leader of opposition VS Achuthanandan, before leading the opposition out, said the two Italian Marines who...
  • Kochi: Italian guards' custody ends today March 5, 2012

    Kochi: The police custody of the two Italian Navy personnel charged with the murder of two Indian fishermen off the Kochi coast earlier last month ends on Monday. The two are likely to be produced in court today. The two were sent to custody after the Kollam magistrate rejected Italy's argument...
  • Kochi: HC to hear Italian Navy guards' petitions March 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The Kerala High Court is all set to hear petitions filed by the two accused Italian Navy personnel on Friday. The two Navy guards stand accused of shooting down two Indian fishermen off the Kochi coast in February allegedly fearing them to be pirates. The marines are seeking withdrawal...
  • Will India bend to Italian pressure? February 21, 2012

    Italy is pulling out all the stops to rescue its nationals accused of murder of two Indian fishermen. ...
  • Italy sends envoy to India, seeks release of guards February 21, 2012

    Rome: Italy is sending a top envoy to India to negotiate with the government after two Italian marine security guards were arrested for allegedly shooting to death two Indian fishermen they mistook for pirates. Italy has insisted the case be handled by its own judicial authorities since the incident allegedly occurred...
  • Ship probe: Italian guards move HC to quash FIR February 21, 2012

    Kochi: The Italian navy guards of Enrica Lexie on Tuesday moved the Kerala High Court and filed a plea to quash the FIR against the two accused in the fishermen killing case. Sources said that a senior Supreme Court lawyer is likely to represent them. Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi on...
  • Ship probe: Italian guards move HC to quash FIR February 21, 2012

    Kochi: The Italian navy guards of Enrica Lexie on Tuesday moved the Kerala High Court and filed a plea to quash the FIR against the two accused in the fishermen killing case. Sources said that a senior Supreme Court lawyer is likely to represent them. Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi on...
  • Firing probe: Italian guards sent to police custody for 3 days February 20, 2012

    The two accused were produced at the magistrate's home, with a swarm of policemen on alert as Congress, BJP and Left workers protested outside. ...