Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 19:41
India has ruled out the death penalty for two Italian marines facing trial for murdering two Indian fishermen, Italian Foreign Minister Emma Bonino has said.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 15:50
TNCC president president B Gnanadesikan on Saturday said India has to follow a soft approach towards Sri Lanka for the benefit of all concerned and to protect Tamils and Indian fishermen.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 27, 2013, 17:24
Sri Lankan Naval personnel allegedly opened fire twice at Indian fishermen in the Palk Strait, damaging three boats.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 19:14
Centre plans to organise a meeting of fishermen representatives of both the countries to find an amicable solution over fishing in Palk Strait, Minsiter of State in PMO V Narayanasamy said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 19:52
She also observed that this attitude towards Tamil fishermen was in stark contrast to the Centre`s response to the recent incident of firing on Gujarat fishermen.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 16:18
The Sri Lankan Navy arrested 37 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan waters, a navy spokesman said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 13:08
A Sri Lankan court on Tuesday ordered the release of 31 fishermen from Nagapattinam, arrested by the Navy of the island nation for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 12:15
A Sri Lankan court Friday extended till October 1 the remand of 31 fishermen, arrested by Lankan Navy on July 30 for allegedly fishing in the island country`s waters, fishermen welfare organisation sources said.
Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 14:12
A Sri Lankan court Monday ordered the release of 35 fishermen who were arrested by the Lankan Navy last month, officials said.
Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 08:08
Pakistan`s maritime security agency on Friday arrested 58 Indian fishermen after they allegedly strayed into the country`s territorial waters.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 09:32
Nineteen fishermen, who ventured into the sea from Pudukottai district, were on Thursday arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they went for fishing in the Palk Strait, officials said.
Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 14:47
A court in Sri Lanka on Friday extended till September 20 the judicial remand of 41 Indian fishermen from here and Mandapam, arrested recently for allegedly crossing into the island waters.
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