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Katchatheevu island: Centre says Union of India isn't party to...

In an unusual move, the Union of India has sought to distance itself from petitions filed by two former chief ministers of Tamil Nadu — J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi — who have sought the Indian government to retrieve the controversial ... Indian Express, 1 week ago

Lok Sabha debates Katchatheevu again

(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - When the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) MPs asked the Government to bring in a Bill to take back the Katchatheevu from Sri Lanka, India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told the Lok Sabha that she ...
 Lankapuvath1 month ago Reclaim Katchatheevu from Lanka: AIADMK  Indian Express1 month ago Bring Bill to Take Back Katchatheevu from Sri Lanka: AIADMK  New Indian Express1 month ago Bring Bill to Retrieve Islet, Says AIADMK  New Indian Express1 month ago
Times of India

Lankan Navy Allegedly Chase Away TN Fishermen, Damage Nets

Sri Lankan naval personnel allegedly threatened and chased away Tamil Nadu fishermen when they were fishing near Katchatheevu early this morning, a local representative of the Fishermen's Association said. S.Emerit, Rameswaram Fishermen ...
 Outlook India3 weeks ago Sri Lankan Navy chase away Tamil Nadu fishermen  24Dunia2 weeks ago Lankan Navy chase away TN fishermen  Business Standard2 weeks ago Sri Lankan Navy chases away Tamil Nadu fishermen  ZeeNews.com3 weeks ago
Indian Express

Explained: An island marooned

In 1921, both the Indian and Sri Lankan territories of Britain claimed Katchatheevu in order to determine fishing boundaries. The AIADMK raised Katchatheevu in Parliament this week, demanding its return to Tamil Nadu from Sri Lanka. ...
 Indian Express1 month ago SL Navy chases away Indian fishing trawlers  NetIndia123.com1 month ago Indian media claims are baseless - Navy Media Spokesperson  Lankapuvath2 weeks ago SL Navy attacks Indian fishing trawlers at mid sea  NetIndia123.com1 month ago
India TV

Sri Lanka navy 'rescues' 8 Indian fishermen

Tamil Nadu yesterday alleged that the fishermen were arrested near Katchatheevu, an islet ceded to Sri Lanka by India in 1974. COLOMBO: Sri Lanka today claimed to have "rescued" 8 Indian fishermen who it said were distressed at sea even as officials in Tamil ...
 Economic Times4 weeks ago Sri Lankan navy arrests eight TN fishermen  Business Standard4 weeks ago Sri Lankan navy 'rescues' eight Indian fishermen  ZeeNews.com4 weeks ago Lanka navy 'rescues' 8 Indian fishermen  Business Standard India4 weeks ago
Jagran Post

Chief Minister seeks PM's intervention for release of fishermen

In a letter to Modi, Panneerselvam sought a long term solution to this issue which includes retrieval of Katchatheevu and sanction of requisite financial package for the fishermen community. He urged Modi to secure the immediate release of the 94 fishermen in ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago Panneerselvam demands Katchatheevu back  Lankapuvath1 month ago OPS Presses Modi to Take Up Mutual Release With SL  New Indian Express1 month ago Tamil Nadu chief minister seeks Modi's help to secure release of 66 Indian fishermen from Sri Lanka  Times of India1 month ago
Manorama Online

When the world comes to Rajpath

Barack Obama will become the first U.S. President to be a guest at the Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi on Monday. The selection of special guests has always mirrored the shifts in India's foreign policy. From Sukarno in 1950 to Alexei Kosygin ...
 Manorama Online1 day ago
DNA India

No more 'Lanka Chini Bhai Bhai'?

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena AFP Ethnic cleansing may help you win a war, not an election. This Facebook post by a senior journalist in Chennai is a reflection of the sentiment among sections of the intelligentsia in Tamil Nadu ...
 DNA India1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

8 Fishermen Detained by Lankan Navy

RAMANATHAPURAM: A day after the Rameswaram fishermen ended their 11-day strike, eight fishermen, all from Nagapattinam, along with two boats, were detained by Lankan navy in mid-sea for breaching territorial waters, on Sunday. The Rameswaram ...
 New Indian Express4 weeks ago TN fishermen accuse Lanka Navy of chasing away 3,000 Indian fishermen  The Freepress Journal1 month ago Tamil Nadu fishermen accuse Sri Lanka Navy of chasing away 3,000 Indian fishermen  Siasat Daily1 month ago Panneerselvam wants all fishermen freed  The Hindu2 months ago

CPI leader D Raja lashes out at Narendra Modi government

KUMBAKONAM: CPI National Secretary D Raja today hit out at the Narendra Modi government at the Centre alleging that its policies are in favour of corporate and foreign companies. "The BJP has failed to fulfil its promises made to the people during ...
 Economic Times1 month ago CPI leader lashes out at Modi govt  Business Standard India1 month ago
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