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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, 2 months ago

India, Sri Lanka and their incompleat anglers

India and Sri Lanka share a maritime border of more than 400km running along four different areas—the Bay of Bengal in the north, the Palk bay and the Gulf of Mannar in the centre and the Indian Ocean in the south. The year 1653 saw the birth ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago
Eurasia Review

Post Presidential Elections In Sri Lanka: A New Chapter With India? Analysis

By IPCS By V Suryanarayan* The unprecedented democratic upsurge in Sri Lanka, which brought to an end the despotic regime of Mahinda Rajapaksa, has been hailed as the harbinger of a new chapter in Sri Lanka's turbulent history. While the ...
 Eurasia Review1 week ago

Rameswaram fishermen confident of good tidings

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Rameswaram fishermen leaders have congratulated Maithripala Sirisena on his election as President of Sri Lanka and exuded confidence that the new dispensation would help resolve the fishermen issue. It is ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Jagran Post

Terror boat triggers security alarm in Tamil Nadu

CHENNAI/MADURAI: Tamil Nadu Coastal Security Group CID sleuths have stepped up security along the marine border of the state, following a Pakistani explosives-laden boat making an abortive bid to enter Indian waters off Gujarat coast. Though the ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago OPS Presses Modi to Take Up Mutual Release With SL  New Indian Express1 month ago Tamil Nadu chief minister seeks Modi's help to secure release of 66 Indian fishermen from Sri Lanka  Times of India1 month ago Chief Minister seeks PM's intervention for release of fishermen  Jagran Post1 month ago

Rameswaram fishermen resume fishing

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Rameswaram fishermen, who had launched an indefinite strike along with Pudukottai, Nagapattinam and Karaikal fishermen on December 16, demanding the release of Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen held in ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

Women dive deep to weed out gender barrier, make a living

As heavy winds lash the Ramanathapuram coast, A Mariammal and her niece M Rasakka sit outside their shanty and stare listlessly at the turbulent sea — the same blue space that swallowed their tiny fishing hamlet and their friends who ventured in ...
 Times of India1 month ago
The Hindu

Lanka, India exchange each other's fishermen held for poaching

, 9:36 pm Governments of Sri Lanka and India in view of Christmas and New Year season yesterday released 96 Indian and Lankan fishermen held in their prisons for the offence of poaching in each other's waters. Deputy Fisheries Minister ...
 Sri Lanka Island1 month ago Sea of discord  The Hindu1 month ago

SL Navy hands over 66 released fishermen to Indian forces

A day after 66 Tamil Nadu fishermen were set free by two Sri Lankan courts, the island nation's Navy handed them over to the Indian Maritime Forces at the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL), today. The Point Pedro and Kayts Courts in the ...
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago

66 TN fishermen repatriated

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS The 66 Tamil Nadu fishermen, who were arrested by the Sri Lankan navy on charges of illegal fishing in Lankan waters after crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) and released on ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Panneerselvam wants all fishermen freed  The Hindu2 months ago
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