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Union Minister agrees to consider demands of fisherfolk
United News of India

Union Minister agrees to consider demands of fisherfolk

Puducherry, March 30(UNI): National Fish Workers Forum (NFF) Chairperson M Illango today said the Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has agreed to consider demands of the fisherfolk that the fisheries sector should be considered on par ... United News of India, 1 month ago
NFF Slams Union Finance Minister for Ignoring Fishermen New Indian Express, 1 month ago
NFF Chairperson leaves for Delhi United News of India, 2 months ago

Govt. covering up nuke accidents

The People's Movement against Nuclear Energy and the National Fishworkers Forum have accused the Union government of covering up nuclear accidents. A press release issued by the two organisations here on Wednesday said the Kudankulam nuclear power ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Fishworkers’ forum wants 4th round of bilateral talks to be held soon

The National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF) said the fourth round of bilateral talks between fishermen of India and Sri Lanka should be held without any delay.Addressing media here, Chairperson of NFF, M. E...
 The Hindu2 months ago Fishworkers’ forum wants bilateral talks to be held soon  The Hindu2 months ago External Affairs Minister Swaraj's intervention required  Ceylon Today2 months ago Fishworkers' forum wants 4th round of Lanka, India talks soon  Sri Lanka Daily News2 months ago

Guj fisherman dies of TB in Karachi jail: Forum

A 47-year-old fisherman from Porbandar, who was allegedly caught by Pakistan Marine Security Agency (MSA) last year off Gujarat coast, died in a Karachi-based jail in Pakistan due to TB, a National Fishworkers Forum leader said today. The deceased ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Pakistan Apprehends 12 Fishermen, 2 Boats Off Gujarat Coast  NDTV2 months ago Pak arrests 55 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast  Rediff.com1 month ago Pakistan apprehends 55 fishermen, 10 boats off Gujarat coast  Business Standard1 month ago
Counter Currents

People's movements in India and Bangladesh join hands to save Sunderbans

In yet another major initiative strengthening people-to-people cooperation between South Asian nations, people's movements in India joined hands with their Bangladesh counterparts to save the Sunderbans. This was declared in Delhi by a delegation ...
 Meri News1 month ago

Coast Guard seeks greater role in State waters

State officials feel that handing over of abjudication powers to Coast Guard may lead to harassment of fishers n a move that could have serious implications for the fishing sector, the Coast Guard has approached the State government seeking a ...
 The Hindu4 days ago

Furtado assures to take action against use of LED lights for fishing

NT NETWORK VASCO Minister for Fisheries Avertano Furtado has assured the representatives of various traditional fisherfolk committees of Goa to initiate action against LED lights, high speed engine (China engine) that is engines above 300 horse ...
 Navhind Times1 week ago
Daily Mirror Sri Lanka

'Don't Offer Boats, Fishing gear to SL'

CHENNAI: Opposing the Centre's decision to offer boats and fishing equipment to Sri Lankan fishermen, DMK president M Karunanidhi, on Monday, said that the move has pained the people of Tamil Nadu. Citing reports on a Memorandum of Understanding ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Don't offer boats, fishing gear to SL: Karunanidhi  Daily Mirror Sri Lanka3 weeks ago

Netting votes of fisherfolk won't be easy this time

With a population of around 20 lakh in the State, fishermen sometimes tip the balance in favour of one party in several constituencies. Though AIADMK founder M.G. Ramachandran's charm and magic still work on them, leaders of various associations are ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
Counter Currents

More Than 500 Film Makers, Writers, Artists And Activists Demand Release Of Deba Ranjan Sarangi

Film Makers, Writers, Artists And Activists Demand Release Of Deba Ranjan Sarangi By Concerned Citizens 02 April, 2016 We the undersigned film makers, writers, professionals in the area of art & culture, academics, activists ...
 Counter Currents3 weeks ago
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