Tag: Italy

Italian Ex-PM Berlusconi threatens to topple Monti’s ‘extortionist’ govt

Silvio Berlusconi 150x150 Italian Ex PM Berlusconi threatens to topple Monti’s extortionist govtThe Ex Prime minister and Media tycoon of Italy, Silvio Berlusconi who has sentenced on Friday to 4 years in jail for tax fraud threatened to grounded down Mario Monti’s technocrats government.

The convicted Berlusconi accused the government of fiscal extortion, saying that the cabinet is leading Italy into a “spiral of recession”. He further added that it is upto his centre-right PDL party decision whether to end its support or not.

Berlusconi is tailor of the largest Parliamentary party- center-right People of Freedom (PDL) and in upcoming polls in 2013 the decision will be in his party hands. Read more

Fishermen’s Killing Case: No out-of-court settlement, Indian Officials

Fishermens killing 300x200 Fishermens Killing Case: No out of court settlement, Indian OfficialsMajor steps has been taking over the case of two Italian naval guards held in Kochi for killing two Indian fishermen, resolving diplomatic row between India and Italy authorities.

On Tuesday, the Kerala High Court asked for an out of court settlement to the owner of Italian Merchant Vessel Enrica Lexie and the families of the two slain fishermen for determining the compensation.

The appeal for a compensation of Rs 1 crore, had sought by Doramma wife of Valentine Jalastine, while the sisters of another fishermen had demanded for Rs 2 crore reliefs. Read more

Indian Fishermen Case: Shut out, Italy coats at Marines’ arrest

italian crew members 300x200 Indian Fishermen Case: Shut out, Italy coats at Marines’ arrestMassimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone are two marines whom security detachment assigned to protect the merchant vessel Enrica Lexie from pirate attacks in the Indian Ocean.

Now they have been arrested by Italian Police force yesterday under the allegations of killing two Indian fishermen. As per report, the Marines have remanded in Kochi police custody for three days.

But Indian police has criticized Italian authority’s action to arrest the soldiers as against Indian Penal Law because as per them the firing happened in Indian territorial waters. Read more

India Fishermen Killed: Police question Italian crew members

India Fishermen Killed 300x204 India Fishermen Killed: Police question Italian crew membersThere is a big controversial fact between Italian and Indian govt. over the prosecution of six Italian naval personnel on Italian ship Enrica Lexie for killing of two Indian fishermen.

Under Indian laws, these six Italian naval personnel must have charged with a probe in the fishermen killing incident. And while External Affairs Minister SM Krishna has said same to Italy, it has refused to cooperate.

They reportedly said that further course of action would be decided after arrival of Rome officials.

By refusing to give answered, the Italian ship’s crew has kept silence till discussion made with their diplomats. Read more


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