Supreme Court disallows Italian marines’ plea

In a blow to Italy’s efforts, the Supreme Court on Tuesday denied Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre permission to stay back in his country for two more months for heart surgery and his fellow marine Salvattore Girone permission to travel to Italy for Christmas. Chief Justice of India H.L. Dattu said, “The Indian victims also have […]

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Italy opens ‘new phase’ in marines case

Italy opened a new phase Thursday by replacing its special envoy Staffan de Mistura, handling the case of its two marines held in India, and sending its ambassador back to New Delhi to help steer the case towards arbitration. Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone were arrested for killing two Indian fishermen off the coast of […]

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SC to decide pharma patent, take up marines case

Here in New Delhi the Supreme Court will pronounce an important judgment on a Swiss pharma firm’s plea asserting its patent over a medicine, and Tuesday take up Sterlite’s plea opposing the order to shut down its plant as well as the case of the Italian marines. In a judgment that would have a far-reaching […]

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Centre tightens noose around Italian envoy in ‘marines case’

Delhi: In the case regarding to killing of two fishermen by two Italian Marines here Italian evnvoy to India Daniele Mancini has appeared before the Supreme Court to explain why he should not be prosecuted for contempt of court for not abiding by his undertaking to bring back two Italian marines to face trial in Kerala fishermen killing […]

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