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Mar 07, 2017
Katchatheevu: Indian fisherman shot dead, another wounded in firing by Sri Lankan NavyA 22-year-old Indian fisherman was shot dead on Monday allegedly by the Sri Lankan navy while he was fishing in a mechanised boat at a short distance off Katchatheevu islet, fisheries department officials said.
Nov 01, 2016
Jaffna: Sri Lanka navy arrests 4 Indian fishermen ahead of bilateral talksAt least four Indian fishermen were today arrested and their trawler seized by Sri Lankan Navy off the coast of northern Jaffna peninsula ahead of a ministerial-level bilateral talks in New Delhi on Wednesday to solve the sensitive issue.
Oct 15, 2016
Work on Kalam's memorial at Rameswaram to begin on SundayThe work on the construction of a memorial for former president APJ Abdul Kalam is to commence on Sunday, coinciding with his 85th birth anniversary.
Jul 27, 2016
Abdul Kalam memorial: Manohar Parrikar lays down foundation stone in RameswaramIndia's former president APJ Abdul Kalam passed away on 27 July, 2015 due to cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at IIM-Shillong.
Jun 29, 2016
TN lawyers protesting Advocates Act arrestedScores of advocates across Tamil Nadu were arrested on Wednesday as they staged protests and blocked railway tracks demanding immediate withdrawal of the amendments to the Advocates Act.
Jun 01, 2016
Fishermen body urges Jayalalithaa to seek Centre's intervention to end disputeCondemning the arrest of seven Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy near Katchatheevu, a fishermen body urged Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday to seek Centre's intervention and arrange for talks between the fishermen community of the two countries to resolve the dispute over fishing in "traditional" areas.
Dec 04, 2015
Chennai gets a breather as rains stop, train services partially restoredLife for people in Tamil Nadu's Chennai continue to be difficult though the rains have stopped in the capital. Many areas in Chennai still remain under water and supplies of essentials was difficult, said residents.
Nov 16, 2015
'Pathetic situation': Death toll rises to 59 as heavy rains lash Tamil NaduTamil Nadu continued to experience monsoon fury on Sunday, with heavy rains pounding various parts of the state under the influence of a well marked low pressure area over Bay of Bengal, as the death toll from rain-related incidents climbed to 59.
Jul 30, 2015
PM Modi leads nation in offering last respects to Kalam at RameswaramPeople flock to the funeral procession of former president APJ Abdul Kalam to pay last respects in Rameswaram on Thursday.
Jul 30, 2015
India bids farewell to 'People's President': APJ Abdul Kalam laid to rest with military honoursPresident APJ Abdul Kalam who was laid to rest on Thursday with full state honours in his home town Rameswaram.