Pleas of Italian Marines rejected by Supreme Court

New Delhi, Dec 16: The Supreme Court on Tuesday turned down the pleas of two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in Kerala in 2012. They demanded further relaxation of their bail conditions.

Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre had sought a two-month extension of his stay in Italy for undergoing heart surgery, while Salvatore Girone had sought the permission to travel to Italy for Christmas celebration.

Latorre and Girone were part of a military security team protecting a tanker from an alleged piracy strike, and are accused of shooting two Indian fishermen off the coast of Kerala in February 2012.



Andhra CM lays foundation stone for icon tower

Amaravati : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister, N Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation for icon tower in Amaravati on Friday.The icon tower, which is to b...

4.0-earthquake rattles India-Myanmar border region

Imphal : An earthquake measuring 4.0-magnitude on the Richter Scale struck India-Myanmar border region in Manipur on Thursday.The earthquake occurred ...

Ramdev-led yoga event to set 'world record'

Kota : On the occasion of International Yoga Day, Yog Guru Ramdev led the yoga celebrations in Rajasthan's Kota, with an aim to create a Guinness Worl...

Pradhan seeks OPEC intervention for reasonable fuel pricing

Vienna : Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan stressed on the need for responsible pricing of fuel at the Organisation of t...