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New India coastal law will hurt environment, fishermen's livel...

By Rina Chandran MUMBAI, April 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Planned changes to India's coastal zone law to allow reclaiming land from the sea and the use of thousands of miles of coastal land for commercial purposes will damage the environment and affect ... DNA, 1 month ago

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Pakistan marines capture 18 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has apprehended 18 Indian fishermen and seized three boats off the Gujarat coast, an official said today. Three fishing boats from Porbandar, Okha and Mangrol were seized and 18 fishermen sailing on them captured ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Jadhav fallout: India calls off maritime talks with Pakistan  Prokerala1 month ago Pakistan apprehends 12 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast  Business Standard1 month ago

Fishermen in 5 coastal districts of TN begin indefinite fast

Over 5,000 fishermen from Nagapattinam, Karaikal, Tiruvaurur, Thanjavur and Pudukottai began the indefinite fast in front of the head post office here.
 DNA2 months ago

Relaxed norms for real estate and tourism proposed in draft coastal rules

The Centre, as part of its new coastal rules, has proposed to ease tourism and real-estate development, construction of coastal roads, and delegate greater powers to local planning authorities for realty development, a draft of the Marine Coastal Regulation ...
 DNA2 days ago

Goa govt urges Centre to ban LEDs, bull trawling for fishing

Goa government has urged the Centre to enforce a ban on use of LED lights and bull trawling techniques for fishing in coastal states, saying they are harmful to the marine ecology. The state government had last month said that it will ban both the fishing ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Coastal Marine Police rescues stranded Sri Lankan family

Coastal Marine Police rescued five members of a Sri Lankan family on Thursday, who were stranded at the first sand dunes off Arichalmunai. Police said they were dropped at the sand dunes by a ferry operator after collecting Rs 50,000 from them assuring to ...
 DNA1 month ago Stranded Sri Lankan family rescued  Business Standard1 month ago

Low pressure over Bay of Bengal, rain likely in coastal Odisha

Rain and thundershower coupled with gusty surface wind are likely at some places in coastal Odisha and adjoining areas by tomorrow due to a well marked low pressure over the Bay of Bengal. A low pressure area was formed yesterday over southeast Bay of Bengal ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Provide relief to inland fishermen hit by drought: NFF

National Fisherfolk Forum today appealed to the Tamil Nadu government to extend relief to inland fishermen in the State as they were also "affected due to the unprecedenteddrought like the farmers." NFF chairman M Ilango said in a release here that Tamil Nadu ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Family of slain fisherman want action against Sri Lankan navy

Protests in Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu) after an Indian fisherman was shot dead by the Sri Lankan Navy.Thousands have gathered at the home of the slain fisherman, Bridgo, in Rameswaram, and his family has refused to accept his body without assurance that action will be taken.Protesting fishermen have demanded assurance from External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and also the Lankan government that action will be taken against the Sri Lankan navy.A 22-year-old Indian fisherman was shot dead today ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Indian fisherman shot dead by Lankan navy  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Reviving the natural coastal guards

The biodiversity of Karnataka is often represented by depicting the Western Ghats and the tigers. While the importance of both cannot be undermined, there is also the 320-km-long coastline that the state boasts of, with its magnificent rivers, lagoons, bay ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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