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Mar 28, 2018
Pakistan maritime agency apprehends 24 fishermen from Gujarat in Arabian SeaThe Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) on Wednesday apprehended nearly 24 Indian fishermen from Gujarat in the Arabian Sea, said a fishing association official.
Mar 03, 2018
Tamil Nadu fishermen seek Scheduled Castes status; HC directs NCSC to consider plea within 6 monthsThe petitioner organisation, Fisherman Care, also wanted the government to reserve six legislative constituencies and three parliamentary constituencies in the state for the fishermen community.
Mar 01, 2018
Narendra Modi govt not doing anything for fishermen jailed in Pakistan and Sri Lanka, alleges Rahul GandhiRahul Gandhi said the goverment led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not doing anything with regard to fishermen jailed in Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Feb 25, 2018
BSF seizes Pakistani fishing boat from Gujarat's Nal creek; third such seizure in two weeksThe BSF has seized a Pakistani boat in the Nal creek in the border district of Kutch in Gujarat, official sources said on Sunday.
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.
Jan 04, 2018
Sri Lankan navy arrested 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen and damaged boats, claims state fisheries departmentThe Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday arrested 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters off Katchatheevu islet