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Italy`s navy said on Thursday it had rescued more than 1,100 immigrants on eight dinghies in 24 hours and warned that calmer seas could see the numbers rise further.
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Sri Lankan authorities have arrested 19 Indian fishermen and seized five boats when they were allegedly fishing in the country`s waters.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 22:54
The Border Security Force seized five Pakistani fishing boats venturing into Indian waters here. The occupants, however managed to escape through the marshy water body `Harami Nala`, officials said.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 10:12
Earlier this year, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps`s naval force seized another Saudi vessel after it illegally entered the Iranian waters.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 09:31
Two Chinese fishing boats, suspected of illegal fishing in South Korean waters, have been detained by the country`s coast guard in Mokpo, the Chinese consulate general in Kwangju confirmed Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, September 30, 2013, 10:00
At least 47 people are missing after Typhoon Wutip sank two Chinese fishing boats in the South China Sea, maritime authorities confirmed on Monday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 17:07
The United States gave the Philippine military six patrol boats on Tuesday to be used in a southern region where armed Muslim militants are active, the military said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 13:29
Sea turtle deaths have been rising on Guatemala`s Pacific coast due to "indiscriminate" shrimp fishing, environmentalists said.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 14, 2013, 20:29
IFAW-WTI has provided 35 boats to the Kaziranga National Park authorities to assist in anti-poaching patrolling during the ongoing flood season.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2013, 00:55
At least 56 Tamil fishermen have been arrested and their boats seized by Sri Lankan Naval personnel on charges of fishing in the island nation`s international maritime boundary in 48 hours, officials said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Monday, January 07, 2013, 00:00
Ten country boats and seven mechanized boats were seized by fisheries department officials and their licences cancelled for using banned nets.
Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 23:49
Vietnam`s state-owned oil and gas company accused Chinese fishing boats of sabotaging one of its seismic survey ships in the South China Sea.
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