Five Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested and their boat impounded by the Sri Lankan navy today.
Two Indian fishermen were killed and 11 others injured when a Panama registered cargo ship hit their fishing boat early today off Kochi coast.
A Sri Lankan Navy vessel apprehended a mechanised fishing boat with 10 Indian fishermen on board, arrested them and impouned their craft for allegedly violating the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL), an official said here.
In a daring feat, a 19-year-old college student hailing from a fisherman's family in Tamil Nadu swam five kms in the Bay of Bengal with his and legs bound with an iron chain. Eyeing a
The Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday arrested at least four Indian fishermen and seized their trawler off the coast of northern Jaffna peninsula.
Security agencies have warned Gujarat Police that there is a possibility of terror operatives from Pakistan entering Indian waters to carry out recce in the guise of fishermen.
New Delhi: Over 400 Indians, of whom 355 are fishermen and five women, are lodged in Pakistani jails, according to a new list released today in the public domain. A total of 405 Indian
A UN arbitration court has held that the Italian marine detained in India on charges of having killed two fishermen should be released and allowed to return home, the Italian Foreign ministry said today. The marine, Salvatore Girone, has been detaine
Rameswaram: In second such detention within a week, 31 Indian fishermen were today arrested by the Sri Lankan Naval personnel on the charge of fishing in the island nation's waters, Tamil Nadu fisheries officials said.The
Puducherry: The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) here today requested the Centre to hold discussions immediately with the Sri Lankan government and ensure release of all 35 Indian fishermen allegedly incarcerated by Sri Lankan Navy.The forum
Ahmedabad: Pakistani forces today fired upon a boat carrying Indian fishermen off the Gujarat Coast in which one person was killed.The deceased has been identified as Iqbal.The boast was reportedly in the international waters when
New Delhi: Reflecting growing congruence in ties, India and Sri Lanka today held extensive talks on sticky fishermen issue, ensuring justice to Tamils and ways to deepen trade and defence engagements besides resolving to intensify
New Delhi: India will repatriate nine Pakistani fishermen on August 9 following an agreement between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Nawaz Sharif in Ufa."Following the agreement between the Prime Ministers of India and
New Delhi: Senior Congress leader K V Thomas today urged the Centre to provide free ration to fishermen affected by the ban imposed on fishing by mechanised boats for the months of June and July.Ban
Islamabad: India and Pakistan are using arrested fishermen "as bargaining chips", a leading Pakistani daily said, adding that the fishermen want to make a decent living and are not a threat.An editorial "Fishermen's release" in
Machilipatnam : Six fishermen who ventured into the Bay of Bengal on Monday went missing off the Machilipatnam coast in Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district, officials said today.Deputy director of fisheries department T Jaya Rao said