India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
In the backdrop of Pakistan releasing 163 Indian fishermen lodged in a Karachi jail, police in Vadodara today said the fishermen from the neighbouring country jailed in Gujarat's Dwarka prison will be released only after "confirmation" of their nationality by the Centre.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
India will challenge Italy's decision to take the issue of two of its marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen three years ago, to an international tribunal which will hear it on August 10-11 in Hamburg, Germany.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 3, 2015
The 163 Indian fishermen released by Pakistan will be handed over to a seven-member Gujarat government team, by Amritsar district collectorate officials tomorrow, a senior Gujarat fisheries department official said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 2, 2015
Pakistan today released 163 Indian fishermen from a jail here as goodwill gesture following a recent understanding between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Russia.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Italy today said it will battle hard to defend the two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012, when their case comes up for hearing before a Germany-based international tribunal from August 10.
Tamil Nadu News | Friday July 3, 2015
About a 100 fishermen from Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam District have alleged that they were attacked and looted by an unidentified armed gang from Sri Lanka while fishing off the Kodiakarai coast on Thursday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 23, 2015
113 Indian fishermen, who were released from Pakistan jails on June 19, have arrived in Vadodara.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 21, 2015
The Sri Lanka navy arrested 26 Indian fishermen and seized three Indian fishing trawlers allegedly for poaching in Sri Lankan waters, the navy media unit said on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
Pakistan today released 113 Indian fishermen lodged in a jail here in a goodwill gesture, days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi called up his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif to greet him on the holy month of Ramzan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 16, 2015
Sri Lanka today handed over 37 Indian fishermen - arrested for allegedly poaching in the island's waters on April 3, to the Indian coast guards in northern Jaffna peninsula, a day after a local court had ordered their release.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
Pakistani authorities have arrested 47 Indian fishermen and seized their eight boats for allegedly violating the country's territorial waters.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
Tamil Nadu fishermen, today, urged the Union government to consider changing the period of the annual fishing ban from April-May currently to October-November for helping fa ciliate better fish breeding.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Italian Marine Massimiliano Latorre, who along with a colleague is accused of killing Indian fishermen in 2012, today moved the Supreme Court seeking extension of his stay in Italy on medical grounds.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday March 27, 2015
The bodies of two naval officers missing since Tuesday night when a Dornier aircraft crashed off the Goa coast have been recovered. Three people were on the plane when it went down. Commander Nikhil Kuldip Joshi, who was the pilot of the aircraft, was rescued by fishermen and is in hospital.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
57 fishing boats, which were seized by Pakistani authorities, have been returned to India by the maritime agencies of Pakistan. They will reach the Indian coast on Monday evening.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
As many as 54 Indian fishermen have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly poaching in island's waters off the coast of Kankesanturai and Talaimannar in the north.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took up the problems of Indian fishermen with Sri Lanka during his visit to the island-country last week, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today.
South | Reuters | Thursday March 12, 2015
Shankar Tilakvathy, 45, has lived all her life by the sea. Sorting, drying and selling fish is the only livelihood she has ever known.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Sri Lankan naval personnel today allegedly hurled petrol bombs at a fishing boat from Thangachimadam in Tamil Nadu causing damage to the boat, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
As many as 86 Indian fishermen arrested for allegedly poaching in Sri Lankan waters are set to be released as a goodwill gesture to mark Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit, the first by an Indian premier to this country in over 25 years.
India News | Tuesday March 10, 2015
"If we are going to resort to shooting then both the countries can keep shooting each other, because it's not just our fishermen who go there, their fishermen also come into our waters. We need to have an interim solution which is based on humanitarian grounds and not technicalities," Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said in Parliament today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Slamming Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe for his remarks that Indian fishermen may be shot if they intruded into Lankan waters, DMK today said it amounted to snubbing rime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his tour to the island nation.
India News | Saturday March 7, 2015
India today raised the "humanitarian" issue of Indian fishermen's rights with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, who has stoked a controversy by his remarks that they may be shot if they intruded into Sri Lankan waters.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has sparked a major controversy by suggesting that Indian fishermen could be shot if they intruded into the country's waters.