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Sri Lankan Navy arrests four Tamil fishermen, detains boat Dec 22, 1:31 pm
New Delhi, Dec 22 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy arrested four Tamil fishermen and detained one fishing boat when they were fishing near international waters last night.
Amma draws PM's attention to plight of TN fishermen Nov 26, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Thursday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the arrest of fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy and drew his attention towards their plight because of the recurrent arrests.
19 Indian fisherman arrested, two boats seized by Sri Lankan Navy Oct 10, 11:50 am
Colombo, 0ct.10 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Saturday confirmed that it had arrested 19 Indian fishermen and seized two of their boats near Yazhpanam in the Jaffna Peninsula area.
Pak firing on Indian boats 'wrong and unprecedented': R.K. Singh Sep 18, 7:11 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former home secretary R.K. Singh on Friday condemned the firing by Pakistan Navy on Indian boats off the Gujarat coast and expressed hope that the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) would lodge a protest in this regard.
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): Expressing deep concern over Pakistan firing at Indian boats off the Gujarat coast, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Friday said the Centre must deal with this issue on a war footing.
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Friday dubbed the killing of a fisherman off the Gujarat Coast by the Pakistan Navy as despicable and unprecedented and criticised the government for not acting decisively
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard will on Friday conduct a joint interrogation on Pakistan firing at Indian boats off the Gujarat coast, killing one fisherman.
Maritime security 'accidentally' shoots fisherman at Bombay High May 18, 9:12 am
Mumbai, May 18 (ANI): A fisherman was 'accidentally' shot by maritime security personnel at Bombay High on Sunday.
PM Modi for long-term solution to fishermen's issue Mar 13, 1:19 pm
Colombo, Mar. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the fishermen's issue involves livelihood and humanitarian concerns on both sides, adding that there is a need to find a long-term solution to this.
New Delhi, Jan. 18 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday stated that a meeting of the fisherman associations of India and Sri Lanka has been proposed in order to work out a long term solution with regards to this issue, adding that the matter needs to be dealt with in a humane manner.
Indonesian fisherman was first to spot plane debris without knowing of missing flight Dec 31, 1:50 pm
Wellington, Dec 31 (ANI): An Indonesian fisherman from a small village had spotted some metal objects in the Java Sea before he heard the news of the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 on Sunday.
Stranded fisherman 'miraculously' rescued post 12 days adrift at sea Dec 11, 12:19 pm
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A Molokai-based experienced fisherman, who was sailing to Lanai but got lost, has been miraculously rescued off the coast of Hawaii after 12 days adrift at sea in a battered sailboat.
TN fishermen on death row in Lanka return home, thank PM Modi Nov 20, 8:29 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): The five Tamil Nadu fishermen, who returned home on Thursday after being incarcerated in a Sri Lankan prison, thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government for securing their release.
Mysterious 'alien-looking' sea creature caught Oct 15, 3:51 pm
London, Oct 15 (ANI): A Singapore-based fisherman has reeled in a mysterious alien-looking sea creature.
Qatar security forces kill TN fisherman working in Bahrain Sep 23, 11:57 am
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu), Sept. 23 (ANI): A 32-year-old fisherman, Karthikeyan, from the Tirupalikdi village in Tamil Nadu, was allegedly shot dead on Monday by the Qatar security forces while fishing in waters off the coast of Bahrain.
Sonari, (Gujarat) Sept. 20 (ANI): The last rites of Gujarati fisherman Balu Shigand, who died in a Pakistani jail in August, were performed at his native Sonari village on Friday.
47 day fish trawling ban commences off Kerala coast Jun 15, 10:31 am
Kochi, June 15 (ANI): Kerala fisherman will have to temporarily put their fishing nets to rest, as the annual 47 days ban on fishing using motorised trawlers in Kerala's coastal waters began at midnight on Saturday.
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Sri Lankan High Commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam, on Tuesday termed the release of Indian fishermen as a mark of goodwill gesture on the part of the Lankan Government.
Indian fisherman return home from Pak jail May 28, 10:18 am
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Out of the 151 fishermen released by the Pakistan government, one reached his home in Varanasi this morning.
Port Blair, Mar.19 (ANI): The Indian authorities have instructed local sailors and fishermen in the Andaman and Nicobar islands to keep a sharp eye out and sound alarm if they see anything unusual in the wake of the missing Malaysian Airlines aircraft.
Indian fisherman 'tortured to death' in Karachi prison Feb 5, 10:56 am
Karachi, Feb. 5 (ANI): An Indian fisherman, who was re-arrested after he tried running from a Karachi prison in December 2013, was found dead under mysterious circumstances on Tuesday.
Somnath (Gujarat), Feb.1 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said he would like Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ask the Pakistan Government to release the body of a dead Indian fisherman and hand it back to his family for last rites.
US fisherman catches 800-pound 'dinosaur fish' off Miami Beach! Nov 27, 1:55 pm
Washington, Nov. 27 (ANI): A Florida fisherman has caught an 800-pound mysterious deep sea fish, which he has dubbed 'dinosaur', off the coast of Miami Beach.
India summons Pak envoy over fisherman killing Oct 14, 10:50 pm
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Monday said that the Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan was summoned, over the indiscriminate firing by Pakistani security personnel, in which one fisherman from Gujarat died, and called for a thorough probe into this incident immediately.
London, Sept 14 (ANI): A South Korean fisherman, who was one of the 25 people abducted in 1972 by a North Korea naval ship, has reportedly escaped the country last month and returned back to his home.
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