Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 22:22
Union Shipping Minister GK Vasan regretted no amicable solution has so far been found to issue of frequent attacks on Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, despite several steps taken by the Centre.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 15:38
Thirty fishermen of Pudukottai district in Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing at Kodiyankarai, a senior Fisheries Department official said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 12:18
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Saturday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s intervention to secure immediate release of 80 fishermen detained illegally by the Sri Lankan Navy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 17:09
A day after their arrest for allegedly entering Sri Lankan waters, thirty fishermen from Tamil Nadu were on Wednesday remanded to custody till November 19
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 15:21
Two fishermen drowned and three others were injured when their boat capsized while being chased allegedly by Sri Lankan naval vessels off this coastal town.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 13:06
A Sri lankan court on Wednesday ordered release of 19 Tamil Nadu fishermen, who were arrested by Lankan Navy.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 13:01
DMK on Monday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take "resolute" steps to stop atrocities on Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy and retrieve confiscated fishing trawlers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 22:07
Sixty six Tamil Nadu fishermen set free by a Sri lankan court after being arrested recently by the island navy, arrived here today with the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) repatriating them.
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: Sunday, September 22, 2013, 11:10
Twenty fishermen from this coastal town were arrested by Sri Lankan Naval personnel when they were fishing in the Palk Straits early this morning, a top fisheries department official said.
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: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 13:13
The judicial remand of 41 local fishermen, who were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, has been extended up to September 6, officials said Thursday.
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