Marines case: Italian Ambassador Mancini leaves for home

Amid continued stand-off between India and Italy over the issue of two Italian marines, accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012, Italian Ambassador Daniele Mancini on Saturday left for home reportedly for "consultations."

TN urges PM to take up issue of release of fishermen, boats

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam Saturday said the state government has been informed that Sri Lanka has agreed to free 66 fishermen in its custody but not their boats and asked the Centre to take up the issue with the island nation.

Four fishermen die, 3 missing after boat capsize

Canning: Bodies of four fishermen, who went missing after their boat capsized in the Bay of Bengal, were fished out of the waters, the police said today.

Four fishermen shot dead in Bihar

Unidentified assailants shot dead four fishermen and injured another in a village here last midnight, a police officer said on Monday.

58 Indian fishermen arrested in Pakistan

Fifty eight Indian fishermen were arrested today and their 11 boats seized by Pakistani authorities for allegedly violating the country's territorial waters.

Sri Lankan Navy detains 27 Tamil Nadu fishermen, releases them after warning

The Sri Lankan Navy detained 27 fishermen from Tamil Nadu overnight, accusing them of poaching in the island nation's waters, and released them this morning with a warning.

Tamil Nadu fishermen held by Bangladesh authorities

 A group of 26 fishermen, 24 from Tamil Nadu and one each from Yanam and Kerala have been detained by Bangladeshi authorities and an appeal to bring them back has been made to the State and Union governments, an NGO for fishermen welfare has said.

PMK wants Centre to rein in Lanka on fishermen issue

NDA ally PMK on Wednesday said Sri Lanka was treating India 'badly' on the issue of arrest of Indian fishermen and called for strong steps to rein in Colombo.

Sundarbans fishermen will be released by Bangladesh soon: Mamata Banerjee

Fishermen from the Sundarbans region of West Bengal who are in the custody of Bangladesh authorities for entering its territory while fishing would return home soon, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said.

Met department to showcase Ham radio for Bengal fishermen

Benefits of amateur radio (Ham radio) will be showcased for West Bengal's fishermen community in a bid to ensure severe weather warnings reach them timely when they are stationed in deep seas, an official said Monday.

Three TN fishermen repatriated by coast guard from Sri Lanka

Three fishermen from Tamil Nadu, whose boat drifted to Sri Lanka last month, were on Sunday repatriated by the Indian Coast Guard (ICG).

Two Palestinian fishermen arrested by Israel in Gaza

Two Palestinian fishermen were arrested by the Israeli naval forces Saturday in the northern Gaza waters, official sources said.

40 Indian prisoners released by Pakistan repatriated

40 Indian prisoners including 35 fishermen were on Sunday repatriated by Pakistan government through Attari-Wagah land route.

Pakistan releases 40 Indian prisoners

 Pakistan has repatriated 40 Indian prisoners, including 35 fishermen from Gujarat, BSF officials said Sunday.

Sri Lankan Navy arrests four Indian fishermen

Four Indian fishermen have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, according to reports.

Sri Lankan navy arrests 14 Indian fishermen

 The Sri Lankan navy on Sunday arrested 14 Indian fishermen for allegedly poaching in Sri Lankan waters.

TN fishermen chased away by Lankan Navy personnel

A group of fishermen of this island were on Sunday chased away by Sri Lankan Naval personnel while fishing in the Palk Strait, officials said.

Pakistan arrests 61 Indian fishermen

Sixty-one India fishermen on board 11 boats were arrested by the Pakistan Maritime Security Agency, a media report said on Friday.

Sushma Swaraj to meet delegation of fishermen today

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will on Tuesday meet fishermen representatives accompanied by Tamil Nadu BJP leaders.

Sushma Swaraj to meet delegation of fishermen on Tuesday

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will tomorrow meet fishermen representatives accompanied by Tamil Nadu BJP leaders, her cabinet colleague Pon Radhakrishnan said here on Monday.