Daniele Mancini

  • Italy recalls its India envoy over 'delay' in case against marines February 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Italy on Tuesday recalled its ambassador from India in protest over delay in the legal proceedings against two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen. Ambassador Daniele Mancini will return to Italy immediately for consultations. The Italy Foreign Ministry said in a statement, condemning "a new and unacceptable...
  • Expecting fair trial in Italian marines case: Envoy June 1, 2013

    Panaji: Italy on Saturday said it expects "fair and fast" trial of its marines, allegedly involved in the the killing of two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast, that should be to the satisfaction of both the countries. "This has been a difficult issue between the two governments for the last...
  • NIA not to press for death penalty for Italian marines April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The NIA, which has been asked to probe the killing of two Kerala fishermen allegedly by Italian marines, will not press for death sentence against the two accused, honouring an assurance given to Italy by India. A top Home Ministry official said the National Investigation Agency will not...
  • Lights out at Colosseum in Rome to protest against marines case April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court lifted on Tuesday a three-week order banning Italy's ambassador from leaving the country after Italy sent two marines back to India to face trial over the deaths of two Indian fishermen. The court had earlier banned the ambassador, Daniele Mancini, from leaving after Italy announced it...
  • SC to review restraining order on Italian envoy April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will decide on Tuesday on its earlier order to bar the Italian Ambassador to India Daniele Mancini from leaving India. The apex court had issued the order following Italy's decision to not send back the two Italian marines who were arrested in connection with the...
  • Italian envoy likely to move SC asking it to lift restraining order March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after Italy agreed to send its marines back to India to face trial in the fishermen killings case, Italian ambassador Daniel Mancini is likely to move the Supreme Court on Friday requesting it to lift the Indian government's restraining order on his travel. However, it is...
  • India's tough stand forces Italy to agree to send back marines March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: It is a victory for India in the stand-off with Italy over the fate of the two Italian marines, Massimiliano Lattore and Salvatore Girone, accused of killing two Kerala fishermen. The Italian government has said that the marines will be sent back to India on Friday. Italian authorities...
  • EU warns India over bar on Italian ambassador March 21, 2013

    Brussels: India would be breaking international law if it stops Italy's ambassador from leaving the country in a dispute over two Italian marines charged with killing two Indian fishermen, the European Union said on Tuesday. The statement was the bloc's most forceful intervention yet in the festering dispute over the marines...
  • Marines row: No country should take India for granted, says Sonia March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Breaking her silence for the first time on the Italian marines case, Congress President Sonia Gandhi said that no country should take India for granted. Sonia further said that the diplomatic immunity issue of Italian Ambassador Daniel Mancini must be taken up immediately. Meanwhile, the Supreme Court on Monday...
  • Italy says India violating diplomatic immunity law March 19, 2013

    Rome: Italy said on Monday the decision by India's Supreme Court to bar the Italian ambassador from leaving the country violated diplomatic immunity law, but added it hoped to amicably resolve a dispute over the killing of two Indian fishermen by Italian marines. The Supreme Court last week ordered the envoy,...
  • News 360: DMK may pull out of UPA after talks on SL issue fail, say sources March 18, 2013

    The talks between Congress leaders and DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday evening on the Sri Lankan issue failed to achieve a breakthrough. ...
  • SC directive against Italian envoy a temporary measure: Soli Sorabjee March 18, 2013

    Coming down heavily on Italian Ambassador Daniel Mancini while hearing the case of Italian marines, the Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir restrained him from leaving the country till further orders. ...
  • Italian marines row: SC to have final word as govt attempts to resolve deadlock March 18, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Monday pulled up Italian ambassador Daniel Mancini saying he can no longer claim immunity after the breach of trust. ...
  • India may expel the Italian ambassador: Surya Gangadharan March 18, 2013

    How can New Delhi and Rome cooperate to work out a solution which will be acceptable to both parties? CNN-IBN's international affairs editor Surya Gangadharan shared his perspective in an interaction with IBNLive readers on the matter. Q. What should India do so that those killer marines...
  • SC says Italian envoy has no immunity March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Coming down heavily on Italian Ambassador Daniel Mancini while hearing the case of Italian marines, the Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir not only restrained him from leaving the country till further orders, he also added that a person who comes to the court and gives an undertaking...
  • Italian envoy likely to claim full immunity in SC today March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Days after the Italian government refused to send back the two marines charged in the killing of two Indian fishermen in Kerala, Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini is expected to respond to the Supreme Court's notice on Monday. Will the apex court act against the envoy? It could be...
  • Italian envoy enjoys immunity, but SC order will be followed: Sources March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Italian envoy, Daniele Mancini, enjoys diplomatic immunity but the Supreme Court's directive restraining him from leaving the country will be followed, government sources said on Friday. Airports across the country were on Friday alerted to prevent Mancini from leaving the country as the standoff between Italy and...
  • Airports alerted to prevent Italian envoy from leaving India March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Airports across the country have been alerted to prevent Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini from leaving the country, sources have told CNN-IBN. A message has been sent to all immigration outposts across the country in compliance with the Supreme Court order by the Ministry of Home Affairs. The Supreme Court...
  • Marines row: India stops new envoy to Italy from taking charge March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: India has stopped its new ambassador to Italy from taking charge over the marines issue. Sources in the Ministry of External Affairs say this will come as a clear signal of India's tough intentions. Sources say that at a time when India is mulling action against Italian ambassador...
  • Can India restrain Italian envoy from leaving the country? March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday sent a notice to Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini restraining him from leaving the country. But the question is whether the Indian government can really restrain the Italian ambassador from leaving the country without breaching the Vienna Convention on diplomatic relations. Experts believe that...
  • SC asks Italian envoy not to leave, Govt reviews ties March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: In an unprecedented action, the Supreme Court on Thursday restrained the Italian Ambassador from leaving India without its permission even as government began a review of entire gamut of relations with Italy which could result in downgrading of diplomatic ties over marines issue. Clearly unhappy over Italian government's refusal...
  • Marines issue: India seeks EU's help to put pressure on Italy March 14, 2013

    The MEA on Thursday summoned the Italian ambassador hours after the Supreme Court restrained him from leaving the country. The government of India is reviewing its diplomatic ties with Italy, even seeking EU support. ...
  • Marines row: SC restrains Italian envoy from leaving India March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini restraining him from leaving India over Italy's decision of not sending back its marines charged with the murder of two Kerala fishermen. The court has given time till March 18 to the ambassador to respond to...
  • Differences withing govt over Italian envoy's diplomatic immunity March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after sending out a stern warning to Italy, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday and reports indicate that the issue of the Italian marines is likely to be discussed. This could include what punitive actions need to be taken...
  • Won't leave India until asked to: Italian envoy March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Italian ambassador to India, Daniele Mancini, has said that he will not leave India until he is made persona non grata, meaning an unwelcome person, over the Italian marines row. His statement came amidst reports that India was looking to expel the envoy from the country. "I will...