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Remand of five arrested TN fishermen extended till May 29

The five were arrested and their boat impounded when they were fishing near Katchatheevu in the early hours of May 1.

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.

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.

PMK stage demo condemning the killing of Tamil Nadu fisherman

PMK cadres today staged a protest here to condemn the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by Sri Lankan Navy.

Sushma Swaraj to meet aggrieved fishermen from Tamil Nadu

Concerned over the reported killing of an Indian fisherman and arrest of many by the Sri Lankan Navy, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will meet the aggrieved fishermen from Tamil Nadu, Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman has said.

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.

Indian fisherman's killing: Matter raised with Sri Lankan govt, thorough probe assured, says MEA

Indian fisherman's killing: Matter raised with Sri Lankan govt, thorough probe assured, says MEA

Hundreds of fishermen on Tuesday staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy.

Tamil Nadu fishermen protest over killing of colleague, CM Palaniswami writes to PM Narendra Modi

Tamil Nadu fishermen protest over killing of colleague, CM Palaniswami writes to PM Narendra Modi

Hundreds of fishermen on Tuesday staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island of Tamil Nadu to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, as Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami sought the Centre’s intervention on the matter. 

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.

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.

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen

Thirteen fishermen were today arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing near Katchatheevu.

Indian, Sri Lankan fishermen repatriated

Fifty-one Indian and three Sri Lankan fishermen were on Tuesday repatriated to their respective countries in line with the decision taken at a recent ministerial-level talks held in Colombo, a Fisheries official said.

Another 10 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan navy, boats seized

Another 10 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan navy, boats seized

The Sri Lankan Navy personnel apprehended as many as ten Tamil Nadu fishermen along with their boats at Palk Strait in the wee hours on Sunday. 

Pamban fishermen boycott work demanding release of colleagues

Fishermen in nearby Pamban today went on an indefinite boycott demanding the release of 50 of their colleagues, arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy in the last two months, for allegedly entering its waters illegally.

11 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan navy

Around 3,500 fishermen in 634 boats had put out to sea from Rameswaram on Saturday night. 

AIADMK calls for formation of Cauvery Management Board

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) spokesperson CR Saraswathi on Friday called for the formation of Cauvery Management Board (CMB) at the earliest to resolve a water-sharing dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.

Sri Lankan Navy personnel arrests Tamil Nadu fishermen

Four Tamil Nadu fishermen were attested today by Sri Lankan Navy personnel when they were fishing near Katchativu on charges of fishing in their territorial waters.

16 TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

16 TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

With this, the number of fishermen arrested for allegedly fishing in Lankan territorial waters have gone up to 44 since July 3.

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends five Indian fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends five Indian fishermen

The Sri Lankan Navy apprehended five Indian fishermen and detained their fishing boat in the early morning hours on Sunday.