1. Italian marines granted bail

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    The two Italian marines, accused of killing two Kerala fishermen, have been granted bail by the Kerala High court on surety of Rs 1 crore each. Two Indians need to give guarantee and the marines have been ordered not to leave Kerala Kochi without the permission of the court. They...
  2. The UPA government of Italy?

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    Rome wasn’t built in a day. In the case of the Government of Italy, it took a little over two months to put adequate pressure on the Government of India, for it to deliver a shocker in the Supreme Court today. And a shock so startling that even the court...
  3. Try Kerala Police `danda’ on Italian cowboys

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    The two trigger-happy Italian Marines who shot dead two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast need to be tried under our laws. And it is good to hear that our government has decided to let the “law take its own course”.  While the phrase has been debased since it was...
  4. Facing the bullets at sea

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    Former Tamilnadu Fisheries Minister K P P Samy could only wallow in despair when his nephews – Balamurugan, 19, and Sivakumar, 17, were killed 15 years ago. He was just another fisherman back then. According to an eyewitness, the Lankan Navy shot dead Balamurugan and Sivakumar as the duo had...