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Five Kasimedu fishermen feared killed at sea

CHENNAI: Five fishermen who left Kasimedu harbour on Friday afternoon on a fishing trip are feared dead. It is suspected that their boat developed engine failure and they could have drifted away. On Monday, several fishermen families staged a ... Times of India, 4 days ago
Five missing Kasimedu fishermen alive Times of India, 22 hours ago

Districts near Chennai have most bonded labourers, reveals RTI

Chennai’s neighbouring districts harbour the maximum number of bonded labourers in Tamil Nadu.
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Private firm gets 40 acres of seashore land free of cost

Representational Image Chennai: Controversy surrounding construction of a fishing harbor in eco-sensitive area in Kanyakumari district has taken a new turn. The contentious 40 acres of land in Needakarai B village in Agastheewaram taluk, where ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

Paddlers Harbour Modest Hopes Ahead of World Championship

CHENNAI: With just over a year left for the Rio Olympics, every tournament becomes crucial for players. It's that time when players chisel out rough edges and get ready physically and mentally for the quadrennial showpiece. For six paddlers ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Trucks Off Roads, Export Operations Halted in City Port

CHENNAI: Export operation from the Chennai Port was hit after container truck drivers went on a flash strike even as port officials were struggling to break the deadlock. A Chennai Port official told Express on Tuesday that the container drivers ...
 New Indian Express3 days ago CBI Awaits Nod to Try Ex-CPT Boss  New Indian Express2 weeks ago Migrant worker dies in city port mishap  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Dredging to help Chennai Port handle larger cellular co...  Trans Reporter1 month ago

Fishermen strike: rivals trade charges as situation turns tense

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Mechanised boats block all entrances to the Kasimedu harbour on Wednesday.— Photo: B. Jothi Ramalingam The ongoing tussle between two mechanised fishing boat associations has reached a flashpoint with one ...
 The Hindu2 days ago
New Indian Express

5 Kasimedu Fishermen Go Missing

CHENNAI: Five fishermen from Kasimedu who went to sea on Friday morning had not returned even on Saturday. Their family members and friends protested for action. Sources said Kadumbadi (28), Mayandi (32), Sakthivel (23), Mani (25), and Suresh ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago Protest as 5 fishermen go missing at mid-sea  Deccan Chronicle6 days ago

Tuna processing to get a fillip

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Most of the tuna that is caught in Chennai is sent to Kerala.—File Photo In an effort to create better facilities to process tuna ( soorai ), the fisheries department has proposed to construct a tuna ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Cash Crops, Weeds Killing Sacred Groves on Kolli Hills: Expert

CHENNAI: The lush green Kolli Hills ecology is at risk, as the hills are losing out its sacred groves due to encroachment of commercial crops as well as invasion of alien weeds, warn experts. More than 235 scared groves in Kolli Hills have ...
 New Indian Express5 days ago

Disaster management plan for Chennai to be ready soon

Comment · print · T T T+· T- WELL PREPARED?:Is the city geared up to meet the challenges in the event of a natural disaster on a large scale?— Photo: K.V.Srinivasan. Will have a list of low-lying areas, dilapidated buildings, ham ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
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