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Attacked by Sri Lankan Navy with bottles and stones, allege Tamil Nadu fishermen
India

Attacked by Sri Lankan Navy with bottles and stones, allege Tamil Nadu fishermen

Political parties, including the DMK and MDMK, condemned the 'attack' in Dhanushkodi area in Indian waters that came close on the heels of more than 4,000 fishermen being driven away by the Lankan navy on 17 October

KCR to meet Pinarayi Vijayan in Trivandrum today to discuss on contemporary politics amid Lok Sabha election 2019
Politics

KCR to meet Pinarayi Vijayan in Trivandrum today to discuss on contemporary politics amid Lok Sabha election 2019

Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao will meet Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday. The meet has been scheduled in Trivandram at 6 pm.

Sri Lankan Navy arrests eleven Tamil Nadu fishermen for intruding into territorial waters, seizes two boats
India

Sri Lankan Navy arrests eleven Tamil Nadu fishermen for intruding into territorial waters, seizes two boats

The Sri Lankan Navy personnel allegedly damaged over 50 fishing nets and seized GPS equipment

Kamal Haasan to launch Makkal Needhi Maiam in Puducherry today; party to contest Lok Sabha elections
Politics

Kamal Haasan to launch Makkal Needhi Maiam in Puducherry today; party to contest Lok Sabha elections

The Makkal Needhi Maiam was launched by actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on 21 February, 2018 from his hometown of Tamil Nadu's Rameswaram.

Deep sea fishermen receive no banking support as lenders don’t want to fish for trouble
Business

Deep sea fishermen receive no banking support as lenders don’t want to fish for trouble

Boat owners rely on the local network of agents who advance them the fuel or supplies they need against the expected catch.

Body of Indian Navy sailor recovered off Tamil Nadu coast, mortal remains taken to Chennai
India

Body of Indian Navy sailor recovered off Tamil Nadu coast, mortal remains taken to Chennai

The body of a 27-year-old Indian Navy sailor, who slipped and fell into the sea off Ramanathapuram coast, was recovered in Pudukottai district.

Sri Lankan Navy chases away 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen, snaps fishing nets of 20 boats near Katchatheevu
India

Sri Lankan Navy chases away 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen, snaps fishing nets of 20 boats near Katchatheevu

Over 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen were allegedly chased away and nets of around 20 boats snapped by the Sri Lankan Navy while they were fishing near Katchatheevu

Sridevi's ashes flown to Chennai; to be immersed in sea off Rameshwaram
Entertainment

Sridevi's ashes flown to Chennai; to be immersed in sea off Rameshwaram

An urn carrying the ashes of Bollywood superstar Sridevi was brought to Chennai on Friday by her husband Boney Kapoor for immersion in the sea off Rameswaram

AIADMK says Kamal Haasan is 'GM seed', not useful to anyone; endorses DMK's 'glamorous paper flower' jibe at him
Politics

AIADMK says Kamal Haasan is 'GM seed', not useful to anyone; endorses DMK's 'glamorous paper flower' jibe at him

A senior AIADMK minister said he agreed with comments made by DMK's MK Stalin that Kamal Haasan was a "paper flower that could not spread fragrance."

Kamal Haasan party launch updates: Proper dialogue in Cauvery issue can solve everything, says actor
Politics

Kamal Haasan party launch updates: Proper dialogue in Cauvery issue can solve everything, says actor

Top actor Kamal Haasan will address a string of meetings and unveil his party flag at Madurai on 21 February, marking the commencement of his political journey

Kamal Haasan set for political launch: Fans lining up to see reel-life hero, but hard yards lie ahead
Politics

Kamal Haasan set for political launch: Fans lining up to see reel-life hero, but hard yards lie ahead

"There is not much difference between cinema and politics. Both are about people,'' said Kamal Haasan in Rameshwaram, just hours before he was set to announce his political party.

Kamal Haasan visits APJ Abdul Kalam's Ramanathapuram residence, meets family ahead of party launch
India

Kamal Haasan visits APJ Abdul Kalam's Ramanathapuram residence, meets family ahead of party launch

Hours before launching his political party, veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Wednesday visited the residence of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Ramanathapuram, and interacted with his family members.

Kamal Haasan to launch political party today: Actor is trying to convey that he will emulate APJ Abdul Kalam
Politics

Kamal Haasan to launch political party today: Actor is trying to convey that he will emulate APJ Abdul Kalam

Trust Kamal Haasan, always a tad different with his acting style and story treatment, to introduce a script variant in Tamil Nadu's political theatre.

Sri Lankan navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen for illegal fishing, using banned nets
India

Sri Lankan navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen for illegal fishing, using banned nets

Twelve 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

President Ram Nath Kovind arrives in Tamil Nadu, offers prayers at Rameswaram temple
India

President Ram Nath Kovind arrives in Tamil Nadu, offers prayers at Rameswaram temple

President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday offered prayers at the Sri Ramanathaswamy temple in Rameswaram as he embarked on his first visit to Tamil Nadu.

Sri Lankan fisherman rescued in Indian waters near Rameswaram, handed over to authorities
India

Sri Lankan fisherman rescued in Indian waters near Rameswaram, handed over to authorities

A 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.

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 20 Tamil Nadu fishermen near Neduntheevu, seize boats
India

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 20 Tamil Nadu fishermen near Neduntheevu, seize boats

Twenty fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Saturday for allegedly fishing near Neduntheevu, close to the island nation's coast

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen for poaching with banned fishing nets
India

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen for poaching with banned fishing nets

Thirteen Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were allegedly fishing near Neduntheevu

Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswamy takes holy dip in Cauvery, draws ridicule from TTV Dhinakaran
Politics

Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswamy takes holy dip in Cauvery, draws ridicule from TTV Dhinakaran

Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswamy took a dip in river Cauvery even as TTV Dhinakaran took a swipe at him, saying no amount of holy dips could wash off his "betrayal"

Sri Lankan navy arrests eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu, sent to Karainagar port
World

Sri Lankan navy arrests eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu, sent to Karainagar port

Eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested and their two boats seized by the Sri Lankan Navy in separate incidents on Thursday.