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Lanka arrests 65 Indian fishermen


Nagapattinam: Sixtyfive fishermen in nine trawlers, all hailing from Nagapattinam and Karaikkal districts, have been reportedly detained by the Sri Lankan navy for allegedly violating the internati

Jayalalithaa writes to PM for Tamil Nadu fishermen


Chennai: Expressing concern over Centre’s apathy on the continuing “menacing and predatory acts” of Sri Lankan Navy against Tamil fishermen, chief minister J. Jayalalithaa on Thursday wrote a lette

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 49 Indian fishermen


Colombo: At least 49 Indian fishermen have been arrested by Sri Lankan navy when they were fishing in the waters off the country's northern coastal areas.
Ten trawlers of the fishermen were also seiz

Lankan court orders release of Indian fishermen


A Sri Lankan court today ordered release of 30 fishermen from here, arrested last month by Island Navy on charges of poaching, according to Fishermen Association sources here.

Fishermen lay siege to housing colony of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant employees


Tirunelveli (TN): Ahead of the proposed commissioning of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, around 2,000 fishermen onboard 200 boats today laid siege to a housing colony of KNPP employees at Chettik

12 fishermen injured in Lankan Navy attack

Rameswaram (TN): Twelve fishermen were today injured when they were attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval personnel for fishing in Lankan territorial waters, officials said.
It was a mistake by the

AP cautions fishermen over deep depression in Bay of Bengal


Following deep depression over East-Central Bay of Bengal, the Andhra Pradesh government on Sunday issued a caution warning for the fishermen.

As per the Indian Meteorological Department, the depres

30 boats damaged by Sri Lankan naval personnel

Sri Lankan naval personnel allegedly damaged 30 boats of Indian fishers who were near the International Maritime Boundary Line on Sunday, officials said. No fisherman was injured in the incident, they

9 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Nine fishermen from Tamil Nadu were on Saturday allegedly attacked and arrested by Sri Lankan Naval personnel when they were fishing in Indian waters off Dhanushkodi near here, officials said.


India not amused, says F1 team decision not in spirit of sports


India on Friday disapproved of Formula One team Ferrari's decision to race with the Italian navy flag on their cars at Indian Grand Prix as a gesture of solidarity towards its marines facing trial in

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