Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 18:38
A Sri Lankan court on Thursday extended till January 23 the judicial remand of four Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by the island navy and lodged in a prison there.
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: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 18:10
Nine fishermen from Pudukottai district were taken into custody by the Sri Lankan navy when they were fishing in mid-sea on Sunday, officials said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 04, 2012, 17:57
Cong MP from TN demanded that India should intervene and take steps for the release of 10 fishermen who have been taken into custody by the SL Navy.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 25, 2012, 17:19
In yet another mid-sea attack, Sri Lankan Naval personnel allegedly attacked six fishermen from Tamil Nadu`s Nagapattinam district.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 26, 2012, 00:05
The Sri Lankan Navy released 42 fishermen arrested by it for allegedly violating
the International Maritime Boundary Line, a senior Fisheries
Department official said.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 22, 2012, 17:31
Nine fishermen from Rameswaram were
missing and more than 200 boats damaged in an alleged attack
by Sri Lankan Naval personnel.
Last Updated: Monday, January 16, 2012, 16:26
A Sri Lankan court on Monday
extended by 14 days the remand period of five fishermen from
Tamil Nadu, arrested on drug smuggling charges.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 23, 2011, 20:04
The Sri Lankan Naval personnel also damaged the fishing
nets and tortured some fishermen.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 14:08
Voicing concern over frequent attacks
and harassment of Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lankan
Navy, CM J Jayalalithaa has told PM Manmohan Singh that it should be viewed as "an act of
provocation and aggression" against India.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 18:35
Lankan Navy opened two rounds of fire in the air to warn a group of Tamil
fishermen near Katchatheevu, an islet ceded by India to the island nation.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 20, 2011, 00:22
A group of 12 fishermen from Tamil Nadu alleged they were attacked with empty liquor bottles by Sri Lankan Naval personnel off Kodiakarai coast in the district damaging their fishing nets.
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