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Pakistan captures 30 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) apprehended 30 fishermen and seized five boats off Gujarat coast, an official of the Porbandar-based National Fishworkers' Forum (NFF) said.

Pakistan arrests 29 Indian fishermen for violating sea limits

Pakistan arrests 29 Indian fishermen for violating sea limits

Five boats were also seized alongside the Indian fishermen, Geo News quoted a spokesperson of the Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) as saying.

As Pakistan moves to execute Kulbhushan Jadhav without fair trial, Indian fishermen save Pak commandos

As Pakistan moves to execute Kulbhushan Jadhav without fair trial, Indian fishermen save Pak commandos

India on Tuesday warned Pakistan to consider the "consequences" on their ties if Kulbhushan Jadhav is hanged in the alleged espionage case.

Sri Lanka repatriates 38 Indian fishermen

 Thirty-eight Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan custody were repatriated at the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) on Tuesday, the Sri Lanka Navy media unit said in a statement.

Iran releases 15 Indian fishermen: Sushma Swaraj

Iran releases 15 Indian fishermen: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said that Iran has released 15 Indian fishermen who were detained with their Bahraini boats last year.

 

100 Indian fishermen detained by Pakistani authorities

100 Indian fishermen detained by Pakistani authorities

Pakistan has arrested at least 100 Indian fishermen for illegally fishing in its waters, officials said on Sunday.

Sri Lankan Navy arrest 12 more Indian fishermen, confiscate two trawler boats

Sri Lankan Navy arrest 12 more Indian fishermen, confiscate two trawler boats

At least 12 Indian fishermen were on Sunday arrested by Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly poaching in the country's territorial waters.

Nine Indian fishermen arrested by Pakistani coast guards

Nine Indian fishermen arrested by Pakistani coast guards

This was the fourth such incident this month.

16 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan navy

Sixteen Indian fishermen have been arrested separately by Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly poaching in the country's territorial waters.

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends 10 Indian fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends 10 Indian fishermen

The Sri Lankan Navy has apprehended 10 Indian fishermen and one boat from Ramanathapuram.

53 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan jail

53 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan jail

"53 fishermen have been released from Jaffna jail while 32 others are still in custody in Vuvuniya jail," Sri Lankan Fishery Ministry officials said.

Sri Lanka Navy denies shooting Indian fisherman

The Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday rejected Indian media reports that it shot dead an Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu near the Katchatheevu islet.

Sri Lanka assures probe after India raises fisherman killing case, Tamil Nadu govt announces compensation

Sri Lanka assures probe after India raises fisherman killing case, Tamil Nadu govt announces compensation

A group of Indian fishermen, who were fishing between Danushkodi and Katchatheevu off the Tamil Nadu coast, were allegedly fired upon by the Sri Lankan Navy in which one fisherman was killed.

Sri Lankan Navy captures 24 more Indian fishermen, 4 boats off Tamil Nadu coast

Sri Lankan Navy captures 24 more Indian fishermen, 4 boats off Tamil Nadu coast

Twenty-four Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Naval personnel today for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line and fishing in the island nation's territorial waters.

Pakistan apprehends around 70 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast; third case this year

Pakistan apprehends around 70 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast; third case this year

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency today seized 10 to 12 boats with around seventy fishermen on board in the Arabian sea off the Gujarat coast, a fishermen's association said.

Eight more Tamil Nadu fishermen held by Sri Lanka; one attempts suicide

Eight more Tamil Nadu fishermen held by Sri Lanka; one attempts suicide

Eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on the charge of fishing in the island waters, a fisheries department official said.

India releases 39 Pakistani prisoners in goodwill gestures

India releases 39 Pakistani prisoners in goodwill gestures

India on Wednesday released 39 Pakistani prisoners including 18 fishermen, after Pakistan confirmed their nationality.

51 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan prisons

51 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan prisons

They were later handed over to the Indian Deputy High Commission at Jaffna, Rameswaram Fishermen's Association representative P Sesuraja said.

218 Indian fishermen freed by Pak; one dies before release

In an irony of fate, an Indian fisherman died of heart attack in a Karachi jail hours before he was to be released, along with 218 others, by Pakistan as a "goodwill gesture", according to Gujarat Fishermen Association.

Pakistan to release 218 Indian fishermen

Pakistan began releasing 218 Indian fishermen on Thursday, police said, the second such gesture in a month that could begin to ease tension between the neighbours.