ITALIAN MARINES

  • The Last Word: Has Indian government mishandled the Italian marines' case? February 25, 2014

    In a major relief for the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the coast of Kerala in February 2012, India has agreed to drop the anti-piracy charges against them. The Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday that the marines will not be tried under the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 24, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Big blow to Lalu Prasad, alliance with LJP in doldrums February 24, 2014

    Even as reports of a split in the Rashtriya Janata Dal in Bihar surfaced with 13 of its MLAs quitting the party, six of them denied having ditched Lalu Prasad. On the other hand, Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party has decided to cement alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party. ...
  • News 360: Lok Sabha passes Telangana Bill by voice votes February 18, 2014

    After days of protest and an unprecedented decision to black out the live telecast of the proceedings, Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill, 2013 (Telangana Bill) by a voice vote even as several MPs called it the "murder of democracy." ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Telangana Bill cleared, CM Kiran Reddy stays defiant February 7, 2014

    The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the Telangana Bill. The Bill is likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on February 12. Hyderabad will be the joint capital for Telangana and Seemandhra. There is no major change in the original Telangana draft. The demand of Seemandhra leaders to make Hyderabad...
  • Marines row: Italian government has been fair, says Salman Khurshid March 29, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said, "I think the Italian government has been very sensible. It took time to be persuaded. I have no problem to say that they have done a good job." ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 26, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Italy Foreign Minister resigns over return of marines to India March 26, 2013

    Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi on Tuesday resigned over decision to send Italian marines to India for trial. Terzi on Friday had defended the move in an interview with 'La Repubblica' and had rejected calls from Italian politicians for him to quit. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Sanjay Dutt, Italian marines March 24, 2013

    Cyrus Broacha takes on Sanjay Dutt who has just been sentenced to 5 years in prison for the possession of unauthorized weapons. He also takes on the returned Italian marine, Michelle Obama featuring on the cover of Vogue magazine, and much more. ...
  • Chandy writes to PM, asks for fast track court to try Italian marines March 24, 2013

    Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy has written to the Prime Minister asking for the setting up of a special fast track court in Kollam to try the two Italian marines who are charged with the murder of two Kerala fishermen. ...
  • We made a lot of mistakes in marines issue, admits Italian Deputy FM March 23, 2013

    Staffan de Mistura escorted back the two marines to India on Friday. He was speaking to Karan Thapar. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey March 22, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Opposition takes credit for Italian marines' return March 22, 2013

    BJP's Rajiv Pratap Rudy said that the combined effort of the opposition to persuade the government to carry on its diplomacy seemed to have worked. ...
  • Italian marines' return: Is this a moment of triumph for the govt or the SC? March 22, 2013

    The two Italian marines, facing trial in the fishermen killings case, returned to India on Friday. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Ashwani Kumar March 22, 2013

    Law Minister Ashwani Kumar has said that India has given no guarantee to Italy on the court's verdict against marines in the fishermen killings case. ...
  • News 360: CBI raids BCCI chief's Chennai residence, seizes 11 cars March 22, 2013

    The CBI on Friday seized 11 cars belonging to BCCI chief and India Cements promoter N Srinivasan. ...
  • Italy made a forced error of judgement, says Salman Khurshid March 22, 2013

    Speaking to CNNIBN, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that India has no angst against Italy. "They (Italy) had their political impulses, they had an election. There was strong political sentiment there," he said. ...
  • Marines' return a victory for us: Fishermen workers' forum March 22, 2013

    The Italian marines, facing trial for shooting dead two Indian fishermen in February 2012, returned on Friday. ...
  • Combined effort of Oppn to persuade govt on diplomacy worked: BJP March 22, 2013

    Reacting to Italy's decision to send back the marines, the Bharatiya Janata Party said it was a result of combined efforts of the Opposition, the government and the Supreme Court. "Must say the combined effort of the Opposition to persuade the government to carry on its diplomacy seems to have...
  • Law will remain as it is: Salman Khurshid on Italian marines March 22, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has said that the Italian marines charged with the murders of two Indian fishermen will face trial as usual in India and that the law won't change. This comes even as the Italian foreign office said that they have been assured there will be no...
  • 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. ...
  • Will abide by Supreme Court's order on Italian envoy, says MEA March 18, 2013

    The Ministry of External Affairs said it will abide by the Supreme Court's order on the Italian envoy and that a study of India-Italy relationship is underway. Coming down heavily on Italian Ambassador Daniel Mancini while hearing the case of Italian marines, the Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir not...
  • 'Italian envoy has no immunity against arrest order by SC' March 17, 2013

    Former counsel for the Italian marines in the Kerala fishermen killings case, Harish Salve has said that there is no legal bar or immunity to the Italian ambassador, Daniel Mancini, from an arrest order by the Supreme Court. The Italian envoy had assured the apex court that the marines would...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Italian marines, boxer Vijender Singh March 17, 2013

    Also on the show, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Australian cricket team and Pope Francis. ...
  • Marines case: SC to resume hearing on govt's affidavit against Italy on Monday March 17, 2013

    Italy has found support in the European Union that advised both Italy and India to reach a solution through negotiations. ...
  • News 360: India hits back at Pak for passing resolution on Afzal's hanging March 15, 2013

    A day after Pakistan parliament passed a resolution on Afzal Guru's hanging, Parliament in India also passed a resolution in return condeming Pakistan's move saying Islamabad should not interfere in Delhi's internal matters. India also put on hold next month's hockey series with Pakistan on hold. ...
  • 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. ...