Jayalalithaa seeks PM's intervention for release of 34 fishermen held by Lanka

Jayalalithaa seeks PM's intervention for release of 34 fishermen held by Lanka

Jayalalithaa pointed out that India should not treat the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) with Sri Lanka as a settled question.

TN polls: Jaya slams Karunanidhi over fishermen's issue

The Chief Minister was canvassing votes for 14 of her party nominees from the four districts of Viruthunagar, Sivaganga, Ramanathapuram and Thoothukudi.

Indian fishermen released from Pak jails could be security threat: Report

Indian fishermen released from Pak jails could be security threat: Report

State and intelligence agencies have been asked to monitor Indian fishermen who are returning from Pakistan after serving a jail term, as per a media threat.

59 Indian fishermen arrested in Pakistan

The fishermen belong to Gujarat.

Fishermen's arrest: DMK slams Jayalalithaa govt for not pressurising Centre

DMK Tuesday criticised the Jayalalitha government, alleging that it was not exerting pressure on the Centre to find a proper solution to the issue of fishermen's arrest.

Pakistan hands over 86 fishermen to India

 Eighty-six fishermen and one Indian citizen - freed by the Pakistan Government as a goodwill gesture from Landhi Jail Karachi recently - were on Monday handed over to the Border Security Force (BSF) at the Attari-Wagah border on Monday.

Tamil Nadu fishermen to 'lay siege' to Sri Lanka Deputy High Commission on Feb 29

Fishermen from eight coastal districts in Tamil Nadu have decided to 'lay siege' to the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission at Chennai on February 29, demanding release of 29 fishermen from the state, lodged in prisons in the island nation.

J Jayalaithaa again writes to PM Modi on arrest of fishermen by Lankan Navy

Jaya urged Prime Minister to direct the External Affairs Ministry to take up the matter with Sri Lankan authorities.

Tamil Nadu fishermen to begin indefinite fast from today

Fishermen in Tamil Nadu would go on an indefinite fast from Tuesday, demanding the release of fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy and lodged in prisons of the island nation.

Three Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Three fishermen from Nagapattinam district were arrested by Sri Lankan Naval personnel off Nedutheevu in the island nation for allegedly crossing the International Martime Boundary Line.

Bangladesh releases incarcerated Indian fishermen

The Bangladeshi authorities on Tuesday released 178 Indian fishermen hailing from West Bengal who had been arrested and jailed about two months ago for allegedly

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 12 Indian fishermen

At least 12 Indian fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday for poaching in its waters, the Navy`s media unit said.

Four Tamil Nadu fishermen detained by Sri Lankan Navy

Four fishermen from Rameswaram were taken into custody by the Sri Lankan Navy while fishing near Katchatheevu in the third instance of such action this month by the island country.

Sri Lankan navy arrests six Tamil Nadu fishermen

Sri Lankan navy arrests six Tamil Nadu fishermen

Six fishermen of Pudukottai district were arrested by Sri Lankan navy while they were fishing near the Lankan coast, authorities said on Sunday.

Jayalalithaa urges PM Modi to get TN fishermen released from Sri Lankan Navy

Stating that eight fishermen had set out for fishing in two mechanised boats from Ramanathapuram and Pudukkottai districts, she said they were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy in the early hours of on Sunday.

Lankan Navy detains nine Indian fishermen, two boats

Lankan Navy detains nine Indian fishermen, two boats

The Sri Lankan Navy detained nine Indian fishermen and seized two boats near Palk Strait in early hours of Sunday morning. 

Ten fishermen arrested for illegal fishing in Bhitarkanika

Ten fishermen have been taken into custody by the Bhitarkanika National Park authorities in Odisha for illegal fishing activity in the core area of the Park, posing a danger to estuarine crocodiles and aquatic species.

Release of Indian fishermen "getting expedited": Centre

The release of the Indian fishermen, who have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, is in the process of getting expedited, Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh said here on Saturday.

Coast Guard's fresh advisory on fishermen straying into Pak waters

Indian Coast Guard has issued a fresh advisory to the Gujarat government asking it to warn them not to stray into the "no-fishing" zone.

Jayalalithaa writes to PM Modi, seeks "immediate release" of arrested fishermen

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking "immediate release" of 102 Tamil fishermen currently under Sri Lankan custody.