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Fishers forum seeks release of boats in Sri Lankan custody

The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) has urged the External Affairs Ministry to take up the release of 121 boats of fishermen in Sri Lankan custody at the Indo-Sri Lanka joint working group on fisheries meeting at Colombo to be held on January 2, ... The Hindu, 3 weeks ago

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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 India1 month ago Sagarmala Is A Noose Around Coastal Communities, Will Compromise Indian People's Security  Counter Currents1 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 India1 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 Line1 month 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 India1 month ago Fisherfolk oppose green corridor project  The Hindu1 month ago
Counter Currents

Demonetisation Undermines The Right To Food And The Right To Life

The right to food campaign is dismayed by the Indian government's reckless attempt to renew currency notes, known as demonetization, without any serious attention to the consequences it may have for poor people. This move serves no clear purpose and ...
 Counter Currents2 weeks ago India's Demonetization Undermines the Right to Food and the Right to Life  Global Research2 weeks ago

Move to extend trawl ban period opposed

20:10 IST Share Article PRINT A A A T. Nandakumar Thiruvananthapuram: December 19, 2016 20:10 IST Updated: December 19, 2016 20:10 IST more-in A government move to stretch the annual trawling ban period in Kerala to 60 days in two ...
 The Hindu3 weeks 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 Hindu1 month 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 India1 month ago
Outlook India

Pakistan Captures Eight Indian Fishing Boats Off Gujarat Coast

Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has seized eight Indian fishing boats off the coast of Gujarat and apprehended the fishermen on board, an official of the National Fishworkers' Forum (NFF) said on Saturday. While one of the seized boats ...
 Outlook India1 month ago Pakistan Captures 8 Indian Fishing Boats Off Gujarat Coast  NDTV1 month ago Pak captures eight Indian fishing boats  MSN News US1 month ago
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