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Mar 04, 2019
Indian Navy rescues five Kerala fishermen from sinking vessel off state's north coast; two of them sustain minor injuriesThe fishermen from Kerala remained afloat without any life saving devices from 6.30 am till they were rescued. They were unable to swim or to seek help from other boats.
Aug 30, 2018
Pinarayi Vijayan lauds Kerala's fishermen for rescue efforts; thanks defence personnel, disaster response teams and volunteersPinarayi Vijayan honoured the fishermen of Kerala who rescued 65,000 flood victims with pondas (shawls) and certificates of appreciation. The chief minister also thanked the armed forces, disaster response teams and hundreds of volunteers who joined in the rescue efforts during the floods.
Aug 26, 2018
'Kerala will always be grateful': State minister says fishermen rescued 65,000 people marooned during floodsKerala's fisheries minister said fishermen in 669 mechanised boats rescued 65,000 people marooned during the floods, braving the torrential rains.
Aug 21, 2018
Unsung saviours of Kerala floods: From Trivandrum to Kozhikode, fishermen take inspiration from Ockhi tragedyIf there was one defining moment that stood out among the endless efforts made to salvage the hapless victims of Kerala's worst-ever floods, it was that of a young man offering his back as a stepping board for the women of Vengara in Malappuram to board an NDRF rescue boat.
Dec 12, 2017
Protests mount in Kerala’s coastal villages as Cyclone Ockhi leave behind death, devastation; fisherfolk cry govt apathyAnger towards the state and central govt is rising across coastal villages in Kerala as families of fishermen, who went missing after Cyclone Ockhi hit the Arabian Sea, fear an uncertain future
Dec 01, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi leaves 16 dead, 100 missing in India and Sri Lanka, moves towards Lakshadweep archipelagoCyclone Ockhi may have moved away from Kerala’s borders and has intensified into a severe storm on Friday and moved to the Arabian Sea
Jan 06, 2015
UN won't get involved with Italian marines facing trial in IndiaUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's spokesman refused on Monday to be drawn into the controversy surrounding the two Italian marines facing trial in India over the killing of two fisherman.
May 07, 2013
Italy FM hopes marines get 'fair, positive' trial in IndiaItaly's new Foreign Minister Emma Bonino today said she hopes the case of two Italian marines awaiting trial in India for allegedly killing two Indian fishermen would reach a "fair, positive and acceptable solution."
Mar 20, 2013
US refuses to get involved in diplomatic row between India, Italy over marines"This sounds like an issue between India and Italy, not an issue for us," State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland told reporters at her daily news conference.
Mar 18, 2013
Italian marines row: SC may pose tough questions to envoy todaySome legal experts feel that Mancini can be hauled up by the apex court for contempt and that he cannot seek diplomatic immunity.