India, Sri Lanka to speedily free fishermen

The Indian and Sri Lankan Coast Guards have agreed to work for the speedy release of fishermen arrested for violating the maritime boundary, the government said Friday.

Take up fishermen case with SL: Karuna asks Centre

DMK chief M Karunanidhi Tuesday asked the Centre and Tamil Nadu government to immediately bring the issue of Indian fishermen to the notice of the Sri Lankan government and resolve the matter.

Fishermen row: DMK, AIADMK slam Centre

Angry members from DMK, a key constituent of the ruling UPA, today targeted the government in Parliament over frequent arrests of Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy.

Kerala fishermen row: Marines will be back, says Italian government

Italy on Monday assured India that the two marines, facing murder charges in Kerala, will be back in the country within the first week of January as per the court order.