Italy Ship Firing

  • 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...
  • Italian marines to stay in jail till Monday March 1, 2012

    Kochi: The police custody of the two Italian marines who had allegedly shot dead two Indian fishermen off Kochi coast has been extended till Monday. The Kollam magistrate has directed the Kochi Port Trust to bring the Enrica Lexie back to the harbour. The police, meanwhile, want to search the vessel. This...
  • News 360: End in sight to Norway custody battle? February 28, 2012

    The Norwegian Embassy has confirmed that decks have been cleared for the children to be handed over to their uncle soon. ...
  • Italian crew to be tried under Indian law: Antony February 26, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Holding that the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast would be prosecuted under the Indian law, Defence Minister AK Antony today said the investigation into the case was progressing in the right direction. "The case will be proceeded under the Indian law. Judiciary in...
  • Ship search complete, police to present evidence before court February 26, 2012

    The Kochi police conducted a complete search of the Italy ship, Enrica Lexie, on Saturday and picked up four boxes. These will be probed further after presenting them to court. ...
  • News 360: Fire drill turns deadly, kills 1 February 24, 2012

    A mock drill at a private company in Bangalore turned deadly, when the rope carrying a 25yearold woman employee snapped, and she fell from the third floor to her death. The drill, incidentally, was organised by the fire department of the company. ...
  • Fishermen killed: IndiaItaly crisis eases off February 24, 2012

    Italy moderated its position on Friday, praising the Kerala court for allowing Italian ballistic experts to observe the Kerala police probe. ...
  • Fishermen deaths: Italian Dy FM meets Kerala CM February 23, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Italy's Deputy Foreign Minister Steffan de Mistura met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday night over the alleged killing of two Indian fishermen by Italian naval guards. Both sides stuck to their positions. Rome has been seeking immunity for its navy personnel arguing that the incident occurred in...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 22, 2012

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  • News 360: Saif Ali Khan held in assault case February 22, 2012

    The actor was arrested on Wednesday on charges of assaulting a businessmen at Mumbai's Taj Hotel....
  • The Last Word: How deep are the IndiaItaly differences? February 22, 2012

    What is the solution to the IndiaItaly standoff on the fishermen deaths? ...
  • Kochi: Punish the guilty, says Cardinal Alencherry February 22, 2012

    Kochi: Cardinal Mar George Alencherry issued a press statement on Wednesday after an alleged remark by him on the fishermen deaths sparked a controversy. The Cardinal said, "The report of the Italian press agency is wrong. The agency removed the report and expressed their apology for the mistake. I have...
  • Fishermen deaths: Italy lobbies through the Vatican February 22, 2012

    Kochi: Italy is apparently not only engaging diplomatically with Kerala over the killing of two Indian fishermen by Italian navy guards, but also working the Catholic channels through the Vatican to secure their release from custody. Indian Cardinal George Alencherry, who was recently ordained in Rome, has now been dragged into...
  • Italy pulling all stops to secure release of guards February 21, 2012

    Kochi: Italy is pulling out all stops to secure the release of their two naval personnel involved in the firing incident off the Kochi coast that snuffed out the lives of two Indian fishermen. Its Foreign Minister, Giulio Terzi, after issuing a tough statement, has sent his deputy to negotiate...
  • SIT formed to probe firing by Italian guards February 22, 2012

    Kochi: A Special Investigation Team (SIT) was formed on Tuesday to investigate the killing of two fishermen by two Italian Navy guards on board an Italian ship, Enrica Lexie, off the Kochi coast earlier this month. Kochi Police Commissioner Ajith Kumar will reportedly be heading the team. Italy has said it...