South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 6, 2013
A court in Sri Lanka today remanded till December 19, the judicial custody of four Indian fishermen, who were rescued by Sri Lankan naval personnel near Neduntheevu after their boat capsized in rough seas.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Nine fishermen, who had been missing since last few days, were rescued by the Coast Guard and fellow fishermen in two separate incidents in Tamil Nadu today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 12, 2013
Indian investigators are questioning four Italian marines in Rome as witnesses in the killing of two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast last year.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 6, 2013
NIA is likely to question four Italian marines, who were witness to the killing of two fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012, through video conferencing after their refusal to come to India for deposition and Home Ministry's reluctance to send any team ...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday November 5, 2013
Thirty Indian fishermen and seven boats have been allegedly captured by the Sri Lankan navy. The fishermen are reportedly from Rameswaram town in southern Tamil Nadu. The Lankan navy also allegedly damaged few boats and cut fishing nets.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday November 4, 2013
Italy is working ceaselessly for the early return of two Italian marines facing trial in India for murdering two fishermen, President Giorgio Napolitano said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take attacks on fishermen personally at the highest level in Sri Lanka to ensure "immediate de-escalation".
South | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday October 25, 2013
Concerned with the harassment of Indian fishermen by Sri Lanka, the Supreme Court today issued a notice to the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government on a petition, which seeks protection of the fishermen from the Sri Lankan Navy.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2013
The Pakistan Marine Security Agency (PMSA) has apprehended 40 Indian fishermen and seized nine fishing boats from international waters off Jakhau coast, a fishermen body said in Ahmedabad today.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 20, 2013
Four fishermen from this coastal town were injured when they were attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval personnel near Katchathivu islet in Tamil Nadu today.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 15, 2013
At least 37 Indian fishermen have been arrested by the Sri Lanka Navy when they were fishing off the northern coast of the country, an official said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 14, 2013
A court in Sri Lanka today extended till October 28 the judicial remand of 23 Indian fishermen from Kottaipattinam and Rameswaram arrested for allegedly crossing into the island waters.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2013
Seven fishermen from the Nagapattinam district were injured in an alleged attack by their Sri Lankan counterparts in Indian waters off Kodiakarai coast, officials said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 12, 2013
An Indian fisherman was killed and 30 others were allegedly kidnapped by Pakistani Maritime Security Agency, which took them away in five boats from international waters off Jakhau coast in Gujarat, a member of fishermen boat association said in Ahme...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 10, 2013
Twenty Sri Lankan fishermen were arrested by the Indian Coast Guard today for allegedly fishing in Indian territorial waters off this coastal town.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 8, 2013
A court in Sri Lanka ordered release of 20 Indian fishermen on Monday who were arrested on September 22 for allegedly entering the island nation's waters.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 7, 2013
DMK today urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take "resolute" steps to stop atrocities on Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy and retrieve confiscated fishing trawlers.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 7, 2013
External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid arrived in Colombo today to hold talks with the top Sri Lankan leadership on a host of issues, including that of Indian fishermen languishing in jails and devolution of powers to the provinces.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Sixty six Tamil Nadu fishermen set free by a Sri lankan court after being arrested recently by the island navy, arrived in Rameswaram today with the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) repatriating them.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Thirty-one Indian fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy two months ago for allegedly breaching the country's maritime boundary were today freed by a court.