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Nov 30, 2018
24 Indian fishermen, including 8 from Andhra Pradesh, held in Pakistan; Chandrababu Naidu urges MEA actionIndia and Pakistan's fishermen are frequently detained for illegal fishing since the Arabian Sea border is not clearly defined and many boats lack the technology to fix their precise location.
Sep 13, 2018
18 Indian fishermen to face Pakistan judicial magistrate after being held for fishing in country's territorial watersThe 18 fishermen will now join hundreds of others lodged in jails in Karachi before they are released either on completion of sentences or through any goodwill gesture announced by the Pakistan government.
Dec 17, 2017
Sri Lankan fisherman rescued in Indian waters near Rameswaram, handed over to authoritiesA 37-year-old Sri Lankan fisherman, found struggling in mid-sea after straying into Indian waters, was rescued by Indian fishermen on Sunday and handed over to the Tamil Nadu Marine Coastal Group Police in Rameswaram.
Dec 01, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi: Parts of Karnataka, including Bengaluru, receive light to moderate rainfallLight to moderate rains was received across Karnataka due to cyclone Ockhi which has induced heavy rains in Kerala and Tamil Nadu states
Jun 11, 2017
Kerala's $65 billion Vizhinjam port: Fishermen, environmentalists rue loss of job, ecologyActivists and environmentalists claim that construction of the $65 billion Vizhinjam international seaport is affecting the livelihood of local fishermen as well as causing irreversible damage to coastal flora and fauna
May 30, 2017
Cyclone Mora: IMD asks fishermen not to venture into sea in OdishaFishermen were asked not to venture into the sea in Odisha as severe cyclonic storm 'Mora' crossed the Bangladesh coast on Tuesday, raising possibility of rains at many places in the state.
Mar 14, 2017
Tamil Nadu fisherman killing: Sri Lanka releases 77 Indian fishermen to diffuse tensionSeventy-seven Indian and 12 Sri Lankan fishermen were on Tuesday repatriated in line with the decision taken by two countries to set free fishermen in each other's custody to defuse tension following the killing of an Indian fisherman last week.
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.
Jun 02, 2016
Four Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy near RameswaramOn Thursday four Indian fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan Naval personnel while allegedly fishing near Neduntheevu, a small island near Jaffna in the north of the neighbouring nation.
Feb 17, 2016
Freedom 251: A smartphone running Android 5.1, priced at Rs 251; does that ring a bell?According to Ringing Bells, creators of the Freedom smartphone, its vision is to “Empower citizens, even in the remotest rural and semi-urban centres of India, with the latest in digital technology at incredible affordable prices and cascade knowledge, news and current issues so that all experience the confidence of inclusive growth and equal opportunity - In short, innovative solutions for a Brighter tomorrow.”