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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.
Sri Lankan navy detains 20 Indian fishermen  Nov 26, 9:20 am
Rameswaram, Nov.26 (ANI): 20 Indian fishermen along with four boats have been detained by the Sri Lankan Navy today in the early hours near Thalai Mannar and Palk Strait.
Sri Lankan Navy allegedly detains 14 Indian fishermen  Nov 19, 4:15 pm
Rameswaram, Nov. 19 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy detained 14 fishermen on Thursday for allegedly violating the International Maritime Boundary Line, claimed an Indian fishermen's union.
Sri Lankan navy detains 14 Indian fishermen  Nov 19, 8:52 am
Rameshwaram, Nov. 19 (ANI): Fourteen Indian fishermen along with three boats have been detained by Sri Lankan navy today in the early morning hours near the Palk Strait.
Sangakkara heaps praise on De Villiers for completing 100 Tests  Nov 16, 5:01 pm
Johannesburg, Nov. 16 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara has showered praise on AB de Villiers, who became the seventh South African batsman from his country to complete 100 Test matches.
Lankan navy detains 5 Indian fishermen  Nov 1, 8:06 am
Talaimannar, Nov. 1 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Sunday detained five Indian fishermen and seized a boat near Talaimannar in Tamil Nadu.
Sri Lanka denies amnesty to Tamil prisoners  Oct 28, 4:38 pm
Colombo, Oct. 28 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government has denied granting general amnesty to the Tamil prisoners but has decided to expedite the bail procedures for many of them.
Lankan Navy detains 34 Indian fishermen  Oct 27, 9:00 am
Rameshwaram, Oct. 27 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday detained 34 Indian fishermen and seized seven boats near Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu.
Lanka to confiscate Indian boats but release poaching fishermen  Oct 26, 3:49 pm
Colombo, Oct 26 (ANI): In an endeavor to deter the Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu trying to invade the island's water for poaching, the Sri Lankan Government will now take strict action against the owners of the boats and release the fishermen.
Sirisena says all parties will meet to address UNHRC proposal  Oct 23, 4:12 pm
Colombo, Oct. 23 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said that the government will take the opinion of all opposition parties on establishing a mechanism to investigate alleged human rights violations in the country within the framework of the Constitution.
Sri Lanka president appreciates China for developmental assistance  Oct 21, 12:59 pm
Colombo, Oct 21 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has deeply appreciated China's assistance in the development of the island nation.
Sublime Herath puts Sri Lanka on brink of victory in Galle  Oct 16, 6:56 pm
Galle, Oct.16 (ANI): Sri Lankan left arm-spinner Rangana Herath produced a rich vein of form as he claimed a six-wicket haul to enforce the follow-on against West Indies before striking late in the final session to leave the tourists reeling at the draw of stumps on the third day of the opening Test in Galle on Friday.
SL hires hangmen, advertises work as 'light'  Oct 16, 11:05 am
London, Oct. 16(ANI): The Sri Lankan Government has hired two executioners after advertising the job as 'light administrative work only'.
Sirisena to examine Tamil prisoner's hunger strike  Oct 15, 4:37 pm
Colombo, Oct. 15 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has given the assurance to look into the matter of the Tamil prisoners who are on a hunger strike at Colombo's main prison demanding release.
Jayalalithaa writes to PM Modi, seeks "immediate release" of arrested fishermen  Oct 13, 8:57 pm
Chennai, (Tamil Nadu), Oct.13(ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Monday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking "immediate release" of 102 Tamil fishermen currently under Sri Lankan custody.
Lankan Navy arrests 24 Indian fishermen  Oct 13, 9:58 am
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy on Tuesday arrested 24 Indian fishermen and also seized four boats near Gulf of Mannar.
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.
Seven Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy  Oct 2, 9:53 am
Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu), Oct. 2 (ANI): Seven Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy here on Friday.
ICC bans Kaushal from bowling doosra  Sep 29, 4:45 pm
Johannesburg, Sept.29 (ANI): Sri Lankan off-spinner Tharindu Kaushal has been banned from bowling the doosra after it was found illegal following an independent assessment.
Wickremesinghe tells Lanka Parliament that he has invited PM Modi to sign Economic and Technological Agreement  Sep 28, 2:23 pm
Colombo, Sept. 28 (ANI): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has told his country's parliament that he has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Sri Lanka to sign the Indo-Lanka Economic and Technological Agreement.
Sri Lankan Tamil issue: 13th constitutional amendment should be implemented, says Naidu  Sep 26, 6:26 pm
Chennai, Sept. 26 (ANI): Union Minister of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday reiterated India's stand on Sri Lankan Tamil issue, saying that the Government is pressing Sri Lanka to implement the 13th amendment on devolution of powers to fulfil the aspirations of the ethnic Tamils.
Successful conduct of polls in Lanka reflects faith in democracy: PM Modi  Sep 26, 5:32 am
New York, Sept.26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi complimented Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on the elections that were held this year and said this revealed the deep-rooted democratic tradition and faith that the people of the island nation have in democracy.
PM Modi meets Sri Lankan President, Bhutanese counterpart in NY  Sep 26, 2:12 am
New York, Sept. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena here.
TN fishermen furious over frequent arrests by Lankan Navy, seek government help  Sep 24, 6:36 pm
Rameshwaram, Sept. 24 (ANI): With the Sri Lankan navy arresting six more Indian fishermen for allegedly fishing in its waters, the fishermen's body on Thursday sought Central Government's intervention for a permanent solution to the long standing issue.
Six Sri Lankans arrested for illegal travelling to Australia from Kerala  Sep 24, 1:07 pm
Munambam (Kerala), Sept.24 (ANI): The Kochi Police on Thursday arrested six Sri Lankans near Munambam who were planning to travel to Australia illegally.