Italy - Current Affairs Questions and Answers

1)   Challenging India's jurisdiction to try two of its marines, which country on 13th July’15 made a fresh plea before the Supreme Court saying it has invoked international arbitration?

a. France
b. China
c. Pakistan
d. Italy
Answer  Explanation 


The two Italian marines were accused of killing two Indian fishermen three years ago. The court allowed one of them to remain in Italy for six more months on medical grounds. On the other hand, Additional Solicitor General P S Narasimha told the apex court bench, hearing the case said that India had jurisdiction to try the two Italian marines, Massimiliano Latorre and Salvatore Girone, as the alleged offence had taken place in the Indian waters.

2)   Republic Day of Italy was observed on _____.

a. 1st June
b. 2nd June
c. 3rd June
d. 4th June
Answer  Explanation 

ANSWER: 2nd June

No explanation is available for this question!