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Chasing the IIT dream across Palk Bay

As IITs open gates to international students, many in Sri Lanka are gearing up for the entrance tests to get into them. After completing her AS levels (Class 11) at a Colombo school, Sasmithaa Manickam is exploring options in higher education. If her dream ... The Hindu, 3 weeks ago
Chasing the IIT dream, across the Palk Bay The Hindu, 3 weeks ago

A gamble that rarely pays off

Fishing in Palk Bay has become a gamble for Rameswaram fishermen. Each boat owner spends about Rs. 50, 000 on diesel, ice, food and salary per trip and the catch should be a minimum 80 kg of prawns to break even. A sum of Rs 30,000 is spent on subsidised ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

We need an early solution to the fishermen's issue: Sirisena

Indian fishermen, originating from Tamil Nadu, use thousands of bottom-trawlers to fish in the Palk Bay. President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday emphasised the need for an early solution to address the Palk Bay conflict involving fishermen of ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Katchatheevu retrieval top most agenda of TN Govt : Jayakumar

Retrieval of Katchatheevu back to India and restoration of the traditional fishing rights of fishermen in the Palk Bay were top most on the agenda of the Tamil Nadu Government and that alone would provide a permanent solution to the vexatious ...
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago Retrieval of Katchatheevu top on Tamil Nadu govt's agenda: Minister  Qatar Tribune1 month ago PTI - FISHERMEN-TN - Retrieval of Katchatheevu topmost on TN Govt's agenda:Minister  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Retrieval of Katchatheevu topmost on TN Govt's agenda: Minister  The Echo Of India1 month ago

The IndiaSri Lanka Fisheries Dispute: Creating a Win-Win in the Palk Bay

V. Suryanarayan V. Suryanarayan, retired, was formerly the founding director and senior professor of the Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies, University of Madras. The Palk Bay, a narrow strip of water separating the state of Tamil ...
 Carnegie Endowment2 weeks ago
Eurasia Review

Cauvery Violence Reverberates Across The Palk Strait Analysis

By N. Sathiya Moorthy* In an unprecedented move, Sri Lankan Tamil political parties have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Cauvery-centric attacks on their Indian Tamil brethren in the neighbouring state of Karnataka. Some partners ...
 Eurasia Review2 days ago

Ryan swaps sailing for love (The West Australian)

, 8:31 am Sailor Ryan Palk is on The Bachelorette. Picture: Simon Santi Professional sailor Ryan Palk had big dreams to win gold at the Rio Olympic Games this year — but ended up on TV competing for a very different prize. I ...
 West Australian13 hours ago
DNA India

Sri Lankan Navy cut fishing nets of Tamil Nadu fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy also warned them against fishing near Katchatheevu, following which all of them returned to the shores Tuesday morning. More than 2,000 fishermen from Rameswaram were forced to return Tuesday without catch after Sri Lankan Naval ...
 Indian Express2 days ago SL Navy snaps fishing nets of TN fishermen  DNA India2 days ago SL navy snips fishing nets of TN fishermen  News Today2 days ago Sri Lanka Navy Snaps Fishing Nets Of Tamil Nadu Fishermen  NDTV2 days ago

Move to resolve Indian fishermen issues hailed

Forum welcomes Sirisena's statement The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) has welcomed the statement of Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on the need for an early solution for resolving the Palk Bay conflict involving India and Sri Lanka. ...
 The Hindu6 days ago Sri Lankan President calls for early solution to fishermen issue  The Hindu1 week ago Sirisena calls for early solution to fishermen row  The Hindu1 week ago

President ratifies Paris Agreement on Climate Change

President Maithripala Sirisena handed over the instruments pertaining to entry into force of Paris Agreement on Climate Change to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon yesterday (21) at the United Nations General Assembly, being held in New York. ...
 DailyFT1 week ago
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