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Drug smuggling in Palk Bay: Alluring danger

Susai Vaz, a country boat fisher man in Pamban, says smugglers are constantly on the prowl along the coast looking for prospective fishermen to ferry gold or narcotics across the water. Times of India, 1 month ago

Early Christmas presents for ISAF Sailing World Cup Medallists

The first day of Medal Racing at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne produced gold medallists in half of the Olympic classes and the Paralympic divisions announced their series winners. Howling morning northerly winds gusting up to 30 knots had ...
 All About Shipping5 days ago
Indian Express

Explained: An island marooned

In 1921, both the Indian and Sri Lankan territories of Britain claimed Katchatheevu in order to determine fishing boundaries. The AIADMK raised Katchatheevu in Parliament this week, demanding its return to Tamil Nadu from Sri Lanka. ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
Jagran Post

OPS Presses Modi to Take Up Mutual Release With SL

CHENNAI: Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday brought to the notice of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the latest episode of arrest of 28 fishermen from Tamil Nadu by Lankan Navy and pointed out that this had happened just a few days after the ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Tamil Nadu chief minister seeks Modi's help to secure release of 66 Indian fishermen from Sri Lanka  Times of India1 week ago Chief Minister seeks PM's intervention for release of fishermen  Jagran Post1 week ago TN CM seeks Modi's help for release of 38 fishermen  Chennai Online3 weeks ago

Panneerselvam seeks Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention for release of arrested fishermen

CHENNAI: A day after 28 fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the matter to secure the release of all 66 Indian fishermen presently in ...
 Economic Times1 week ago TN CM Panneerselvam seeks PM's intervention to bring ...  Firstpost.com1 week ago CM seeks PM's intervention for release of arrested fishermen  Business Standard India1 week ago TN CM Seeks PM's Intervention for Release of Arrested Fishermen  Outlook India1 week ago

'Need to engage Colombo for lasting fix'

CHENNAI: It is inevitable for the Central government to engage with the Sri Lankan establishment to bring about a permanent solution to the sufferings of Tamil Nadu fishermen as well as Sri Lankan Tamils, said BJP general secretary Muralidhar Rao on ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Times of India

Sri Lankan navy apprehends 43 Indian fishermen

RAMESWARAM: The Sri Lankan navy on Tuesday evening apprehended 43 fishermen who ventured into the sea from Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and Karaikal in the Union territory of Puducherry. The navy also detained their five boats, according to fishermen ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Sri Lanka Navy celebrates 64th anniversary today

named as the Naval Volunteer Force of then Ceylon. The Sri Lanka Navy ventured to be a formal naval force on February 1, 1938. With the enlistment of eight Sri Lankans on October 21,1938, a Navy consisting of local personnel came into being. A ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago SLN celebrates 64th Anniversary today  Lankapuvath1 week ago

Govt to find an alternative route for Sethusamudram ship channel

(Follow @Logistic_Guru on Twitter for important updates) It is reported that the government plans to find an alternative route for the Sethusamudram ship channel project without affecting the Ram Sethu or Adam's Bridge. Mr Pon Radhakrishnan, ...
 Logistics Guru2 weeks ago
The Hindu

Sea of discord

The issue of alleged poaching by Indian fishermen continues to be a big challenge for India and Sri Lanka. Fishermen from both sides of the Palk Strait react to the scenario. The recent release of five Indian fishermen, sentenced to death in Sri ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago India-Sri Lanka: Time To Settle The Fishermen Issue Analysis  Eurasia Review1 month ago
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