FISHERMEN MURDER

  • Full text: Khurshid's statement on Italian marines in Parliament March 22, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid in his statement in Parliament said the Italian marines will not get death sentence as the Indian fishermen killings case was not a rarest of rare case. He also said they won't be arrested if they return before the apex court's deadline. "The two Italian...
  • 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...
  • 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 ambassador Daniele Mancini summoned again March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: 7.00 pm: Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini was summoned again on Thursday evening over the marines issue. The meeting lasts over 40 minutes. 5:09 pm: India seeks EU's support in the Italian marines issue, say sources. 4:10 pm: The MEA spokesperson said that India will take further action in the marines'...
  • PM sends a stern warning to Italy over marines March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: India took a stern stand against Italy on Wednesday with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh warning it of consequences if doesn't send its marines to India to face trial in the fishermen killing case. In fact, sources have indicated that the Ministry of Home Affairs has informed the Ministry...
  • Full text: PM's statement in Parl on Italy's decision on marines March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday warned Italy of consequences if it did not send its marines to India for trial in the Kerala fishermen murder case. Speaking in parliament, Manmohan Singh said, "Our government has insisted that the Italian authorities respect the undertakings they have given to...
  • Italian envoy shouldn't get diplomatic immunity, say MHA sources March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: 2:08 pm: While Italian ambassador Daniele Mancini justified Italy's decision of not sending marines to India, Home Ministry sources have said no diplomatic immunity should be given to Italian ambassador. The Ministry of External Affairs discussed the situation with the Ministry of Home Affairs and sources say that...
  • India threatens diplomatic action as Italy refuses to send back marines March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Two days after the Italian government snubbed India by deciding not to send back its marines charged with the murder of two Indian fishermen, the Indian government is finally taking strong steps against Italy and threatening tough diplomatic action. Sources have told CNN-IBN that India may expel Italian...
  • Italian envoy to India may be asked to leave, say sources March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The stand-off between India and Italy is fast snowballing into a diplomatic crisis. Two days after Italy refused to send its marines back to stand trial in Indian fishermen murder case, India is taking steps to regain lost ground. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Italian ambassador to...