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NFF, NAPM demand rollback of demonetisation measure

New Delhi, Nov 20 (PTI) National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) and National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM) today urged the government to rollback the demonetisation policy, saying it has caused immense hardship to the coastal people. In a joint ... Press Trust of India, 2 weeks ago
NFF, GRE oppose river dredging Times of India, 1 month ago

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Fishworkers flay Ministers remarks National Fishworkers Forum State secretary T. Peter and Kerala Swathantra Matsya Thozhilali Federation Jackson Pollayil have criticised Education Minister C. Ravindranath for allegedly equating the consumption of seafood ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Fishing community protests move to industrialise coastal areas

A national body for fishworkers held a protest here today against the Centre's "large-scale industrialisation proposal" in coastal areas, alleging the move will not only "hurt" them but will also "destroy" the country's vulnerable coastline. "NDA ...
 The Echo Of India2 weeks ago

Fishworkers forum chief exudes hope

Fishermen in Tamil Nadu are hopeful of reaching an acceptable settlement with their Sri Lankan counterparts during the talks in Delhi. These proposed events give us a sense of hope that this time, the two sides will work out a settlement, says M.
 The Hindu1 month ago Indian fishermen hopeful of settlement with Sri Lankans  Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago

​Fisherfolk protest against demonetisation, ocean grabbing

Hundreds of fishworkers from 10 coastal states -- Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Puducherry, Goa, Karnataka, and Odisha marched to Parliament on Monday, flaying the Centre's demonetisation move and in support ...
 Hindu Business Line2 weeks ago
DNA India

Fishermen plan nationwide protest against Sagarmala project

Government's national mega project of Sagarmala aimed at accelerating economic development in the country by harnessing potential of India's 7,500 kilometre long coastline and 14,500 kilometre of navigable waterways has brought the fishermen ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago Fisherfolk oppose green corridor project  The Hindu3 weeks ago

Peoples movements should advance an alternative vision for BRICS

in New Delhi under the banner of Peoples Forum on BRICS underlined the importance of peoples' movements from across the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries coming together not only to challenge neo-liberal projects of ...
 Transnational Institute1 month ago 'People's Forum on BRICS' underlines importance of people's movements  Meri News2 months ago

Talks on fishermen issue meaningless, says forum

The National Fishworkers’ Forum has termed the outcome of the meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Sri Lankan counterpart Mangala Samaraweera to discuss fishing issues in Pa...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Turning turtle

In September this year, the Tamil Nadu Fisheries Department issued an order that banned all forms of fishing within a radius of 5 nautical miles (9.3 km) at 90 sites along the State's coastline. It was passed to safeguard migrating olive ridley sea ...
 The Hindu6 days ago
Times of India

Chennai's fisherfolk say theyre swimming against tide

CHENNAI: As people across the world celebrated World Fisheries Day on Monday, there was little to cheer for the two lakh strong fishing community along Chennai's coast. Its members say their livelihood is under threat from foreign trawlers. R ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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