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Religious festival on Palk Bay strip unites competing fisherfolk
The Hindu

Religious festival on Palk Bay strip unites competing fisherfolk

Spine upright, and hands together, A. Rajan was offering a prayer to his guardian angel on Sunday. The fishing trade in Talaimannar where he has come from has never looked so tough, he says. The catch has gone down drastically, and the price we get for our ... The Hindu, 1 month ago
March 25 Date for Fishermen Talks in Lanka New Indian Express, 1 month ago

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Smuggling thrives in Palk Bay at the cost of local fishermen

MADURAI: The seizure of nearly 35 kg of gold by the Coastal Security Group police in Mandapam on Saturday has brought to light the thriving smuggling activities in the Palk Bay. While the security agencies struggle to keep watch on the vast dicey ...
 Times of India1 month ago

'Katchatheevu was geologically linked to Indian land mass'

The Centre has taken the controversial stand that Katchatheevu in the Palk Strait off Rameswaram coast in Tamil Nadu was never part of India, but a senior geologist and remote sensing expert says remote sensing satellite data shows that the islet was geologically linked to Indian land mass. "Katchatheevu belonged to the Ramanathapuram Samasthanam (kingdom) not only as per revenue record, but even geologically it was connected to Indian land mass," said Prof S M Ramasamy, Director of Centre for ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Keeping India at bay

Fish move over the Indian Ocean knowing no borders, while marine resources including corals on the continental shelf are important for the seasonal migration and reproduction of fish. Similarly, for centuries past, fishers and traders travelled freely over ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Fresh call for closer Indo-Lanka ties

, 10:12 pm Exemplary Indo-Sri Lankan ties would redound to the political and economic benefit of both countries as well as the region as a whole. A peaceful and prosperous Sri Lanka, enjoying close ties with India, would be a factor of ...
 Sri Lanka Island3 days ago

Ukraine military push appears to lose momentum in the east

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Breakaway region in Moldova asks Moscow to recognize it, report says NATO chief announces further military measures to reinforce our collective defense NEW: Conflicting reports on Ukrainian soldiers switching sides Russian ...
 Gnom.es1 week ago Ukraine crisis: Militants, army face off in Kramatorsk amid escalating tensions  Gnom.es1 week ago Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends cooperation with Moscow  Gnom.es3 weeks ago

Next round of fishermen talks with Lanka in May

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa has proposed that the second round of talks between Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen can be held in Colombo on May 12-13. The second round had been postponed twice in the month of March, owing to ...
 Times of India1 week ago Second round of fishermen talks may be after Lok Sabha polls  The Hindu3 weeks ago Second round of fishermen talks likely after Indian polls  The Nation.lk3 weeks ago Last minute change in talks leaves fishers high and dry  Times of India1 month ago

ICGS Rajshree Swaps ICGS Akka Devi...

In a stately ceremony organized at the Coast Guard quay Saturday morning, ICGS Rajshree was inducted into the Coast Guard region (A&N). On arrival, ICGS Rajshree was escorted by ICGS C-146 from the Naval wharf to the Coast Guard jetty. The Ship has ...
 The Echo Of India1 week ago

Photo finish likely in Ramanathapuram

Candidates for the Lok Sabha polls hailing from the OBC 'Mukkulathor' community usually hold sway in this drought-prone backward constituency. However, for the first time in over three decades, both the major regional parties, the All India Anna ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Eurasia Review

India's Stand draws SL's Praise, Mixed Response from Tamils

The Sri Lankan government has welcomed India's abstention from voting on the US-sponsored anti-Lankan resolution at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva on Thursday. But the Tamils have received it with mixed feelings. Addressing the media ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Why Indian fishers cannot chase 'Sri Lankan' fish?  Observer India1 month ago Why Indian Fishers Cannot Chase Sri Lankan Fish? Analysis  Eurasia Review1 month ago
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