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Fishermen demand inclusion in SC/ST list

National fishworkers’ forum (NFF) has demanded that the fishermen community be included in the scheduled caste or scheduled tribes list, as large sections of them live in pathetic conditions of poverty and suppression. Times of India, 1 week ago

National fishworkers forum wants extension of fishing ban

PANAJI: National fishworkers forum (NFF) has demanded that the present monsoon fishing ban be extended to 90 days for fishermen on the east and west coasts, as per a separate schedule, on both sides, and with a provision of financial assistance to ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago National Fishworkers’ Forum to map the coastal zones at village level  Frontier India1 month ago National Fishworkers Forum Meet  New Indian Express1 month ago NFF voices fears about relaxation of CRZ norms  The Hindu1 month ago
International Business Times India

UT Fishermen Take Livelihood Woes to Modi

PUDUCHERRY: The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) has sought PM Narendra Modi's intervention to work out a permanent solution to the conflicts in Palk strait between Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen and also take measures for retrieval of ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Fishermen in Kerala demand separate ministry to redress their issues  International Business Times India1 month ago Reclaim Katchatheve Island from Sri Lanka, NFF urges PM  INooz1 month ago Fishermen demand protection of their rights  The Hindu4 weeks ago

Katchatheevu issue: Fishermen forum reminds Modi of BJP's election promise

PUDUCHERRY: The National Fishworkers' Forum has expressed disappointment over the Union government's affidavit at the Madras high court that the Indian fishermen were not authorized to fish near Katchatheevu island. In a memorandum to Prime ...
 Times of India1 month ago Katchatheevu issue Fishermen forum reminds Modi of BJPs election promise  Calcutta News.Net1 month ago

Fishermen flay diesel price hike

The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) has opposed the latest hike in diesel prices by the Centre saying it would badly hit fishermen who were just about resuming their livelihood after a 45-day trawling ban. In a statement here, M. Ilango, NFF chairperson and ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

FAO guidelines to boost small-scale fisheries

The Committee on Fisheries (COFI) of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), a wing of the United Nations, has adopted international guidelines on small-scale fisheries. This marks the increasing recognition of small-scale fisheries as a ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Govt Bid to Favour Tourist Lobby Alleged

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Swathantra Matsya Thozhilali Federation (KSMTF) has alleged that the State Government is trying to relax the Coastal Regulation Zone notification for the benefit of the tourist resort lobby posing a challenge to the ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago

'Address Concerns of Fisherfolk'

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In the wake of a team of officials of the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests visiting the state in connection with implementing CRZ norms, a group of organisations has listed out ten demands to the Ministry to address the ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

Fishermen to phase out bottom trawlers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A delegation of fishermen leaders on Sunday met Union Minister Pon. Radhakrishnan here to stress for a long-term solution to the Palk Bay fishing crisis. During the meeting, the delegation conveyed its ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Centre works on deep sea fishing plan for fishers

CHENNAI: A week after meeting external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj and urging her to find a permanent solution to the issue of Tamil fishermen, Tamil Nadu BJP leader and Union minister of state for heavy industries Pon Radhakrishnan convened a ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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