Lanka releases 15 Indian fishermen

Ahead of a visit by its Foreign Minister tomorrow, Sri Lanka on Friday released 15 Indian fishermen, leaving none in their custody.

Italian marines issue: European Parliament refrains from passing anti-India resolution

The European Parliament Thursday refused to adopt a resolution against India on the issue of Italian marines being accused of killing two Indian fisherman and thereby facing trial in India.

SC grants three-month extension to Italian marine for stay in Italy

The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed murder accused Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre to stay for three more months in his country on medical grounds.

SC refers Italian marine's plea for extension of stay in Italy to another bench

The Supreme Court on Monday referred the plea of Massimiliano Latorre, one of the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off Kerala coast in 2012, seeking extension of his stay in Italy on grounds of having undergone a heart surgery on January 5, to another bench for hearing on Wednesday.

Pakistan detained 12 Indian fishermen, says association

An Indian fishermen association says Pakistan captured two boats and detained 12 fishermen near international maritime boundary.

Italian marine asks India court for more leave after heart surgery

An Italian marine accused of killing two Indian fishermen asked a court through his lawyers Wednesday for more time at home to recover from heart surgery amid a diplomatic row over the case.

Sri Lankan Navy chases away Tamil Nadu fishermen

Sri Lankan naval personnel allegedly threatened and chased away Tamil Nadu fishermen when they were fishing near Katchatheevu early Tuesday morning, a local representative of the Fishermen's Association said.

Pak boat incident: Indian Coast Guard detains two Indian boats

The Indian Coast Guard has detained two Indian boats 'Narayan' and 'Narayani' in connection with Pak boat incident.

Pakistan captures two boats carrying 12 Indian fishermen in Arabian sea
Pakistan captures two boats carrying 12 Indian fishermen in Arabian sea

Pakistan Marine Security Agency has captured two boats carrying 12 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast in Arabian Sea, reports claimed on Sunday.

Sri Lankan national arrested in Rameshwaram

Rameswaram: A Sri Lankan national, who arrived at Dhanushkodi coast by an illegal ferry, was arrested Wednesday, police said.

Sri Lankan navy 'rescues' eight Indian fishermen

Sri Lanka on Monday claimed to have "rescued" 8 Indian fishermen who it said were distressed at sea even as officials in Tamil Nadu said that they had been arrested for alleged poaching.

Coast Guard ship repatriates 66 Indian, 30 Lankan fishermen

A day after they were released from Sri Lankan jails, 66 Indian fishermen were on Tuesday repatriated by a Coast Guard ship.

India not showing willingness to resolve marines case: Italy

In a sharp attack, Italian President Giorgio Napolitano on Monday accused India of "scarce political will" to provide a "fair solution" into the case of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012.

Sri Lankan courts free 66 Indian fishermen
Sri Lankan courts free 66 Indian fishermen

Courts in Sri Lanka on Monday ordered the release of 66 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy and lodged in jails there, a top official said.

This doesn't happen anywhere in world: SC on marine's plea for extension of stay in Italy
This doesn't happen anywhere in world: SC on marine's plea for extension of stay in Italy

The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a plea by an Italian marine seeking extension of stay in Italy on health grounds.

PM Modi's intervention sought for securing release of fishermen

The Tamil Nadu government on Thursday sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to immediately secure the release of 24 Indian fishermen from the state, who were captured by Bangladeshi authorities recently.

Lankan Navy opens fire in air, chase TN fishermen away

Rameswaram: Sri Lankan Naval personnel on Tuesday allegedly fired in the air and damaged more than 20 fishing nets to chase away Indian fishermen fishing near Katchatheevu and other areas, Tamil Nadu Fisheries Department officials and local fishermen's association said.

38 Indian fishermen on fast unto death in Lanka jail

At least 38 Indian fishermen lodged in Sri Lanka's Jaffna prison for alleged poaching are on a fast unto death demanding their early release.

DMK, AIADMK join hands in RS on Tamil fishermen issue

In a rare display of unanimity among Tamil parties, DMK and AIADMK on Monday pressed the Centre to secure release of 14 fishermen recently arrested by Sri Lanka, even as they thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for securing release of five others on death row.

10 Indian fishermen caught bartering with Pakistan anglers

Ten fishermen on two boats were caught while allegedly exchanging food articles with Pakistani fishermen off Okha coast near International Maritime Boundary with the neighbouring country by the Indian Coast Guard.