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Feb 11, 2018
Sri Lankan Navy chases away over 3,000 Indian fishermen off Katchatheevu islet, snaps nets of 10 boatsMore than 3,000 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who had put out to sea in 460 mechanised boats, were chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy on Sunday when they were allegedly fishing near Katchatheevu islet
Feb 04, 2018
Pakistan authorities arrest 47 Indian fishermen for illegally fishing in Arabian seaForty-seven Indian fishermen have been arrested by Pakistan's authorities for allegedly fishing in the country's territorial waters in the Arabian Sea
Jan 28, 2018
Sri Lankan navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen for illegal fishing, using banned netsTwelve Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested on Sunday by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in their waters near Talaimannar, a fishermen association office-bearer said
Jan 27, 2018
Sri Lanka increases fine on illegal fishing to LKR 1.75 to prevent foreign vessels from entering Lankan watersSri Lanka has increased by over 100 times the fine on foreign vessels to deter them from fishing in its waters, amid the dispute over the frequent entry of Indian fishing trawlers
Jan 20, 2018
Pakistan arrests 17 Indian fishermen, seizes three boats; claims they were fishing in its territorial watersSeventeen Indian fishermen have been arrested for allegedly illegally fishing in Pakistani waters and a court here remanded them into custody on Saturday
Jan 16, 2018
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 16 Tamil Nadu fishermen near Katchatheevu, seizes boats for fishing close to island nationAt least 16 Indian fishermen have been arrested and their four fishing trawlers seized for allegedly fishing in Sri Lanka's territorial waters near Katchatheevu islet
Jan 15, 2018
Flamingo watching in Mumbai: Winged visitors arrive for winter dateMumbai's backwaters have been the home for both greater and lesser flamingoes for ages now. Sewri Jetty is perhaps the most popular flamingo spotting venue for Mumbaikars. However, there exist smaller spotting sites like the Thane creek. The mouth of the creek or the start point also consists of mud flats, which serve as excellent spots for these flamingoes.
Jan 11, 2018
Cyclone Ockhi: Kerala govt forms monitoring committee to ensure timely disbursal of aid to victims' familiesIn an effort to ensure disbursal of financial assistance to families of Ockhi victims in a time bound manner, the Kerala Government on Thursday decided to constitute a monitoring committee
Jan 08, 2018
147 Indian fishermen released by Pakistan cross over via Wagah border, officials sayA total of 147 Indian fishermen, released by Pakistan after spending eight months in captivity in Karachi, crossed over to India through the border, officials said.
Jan 07, 2018
Pakistan releases 147 Indian fishermen imprisoned in Karachi eight months ago, says reportPakistan freed 147 Indian fishermen who were imprisoned in Karachi eight months ago for allegedly fishing in its territorial waters, according to a media report.