Updated : 2 years, 7 months ago IST
Chennai [India], Dec. 11 (ANI): The Meteorological Department has issued a cyclone alert for fishermen and advised them not to venture into Andhra Coast. According to the alert, the severe cyclonic storm 'Vardah' over Bay of Bengal is centered at about 580 km south east of Nellore,
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Dec. 1(ANI): The Meteorological Department on Thursday said Cyclone Nada would weaken in the next 12 hours and specific warning has been launched to fishermen not to venture into the sea.
Pamban [India], Nov. 25 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Navy damaged the nets, GPS and other equipment of Indian fishermen near Katchatheevu, an uninhabited island administered by the island nation, earlier today.
Updated : 2 years, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov. 17 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said India is looking forward to an early meeting with the Sri Lankan Government to address the fishermen issue and added that this matter would be resolved at the earliest.
Karaikal (Puducherry), Nov. 17(ANI): Two Indian fishermen on Thursday injured in a firing by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing in the Indian ocean region
Kolkata [India], Nov. 12 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard has rescued 16 Bangladeshi fishermen, whose boat was sinking due to technical snag, from West Bengal coast.
Chennai [India], Nov. 6 (ANI): With India and Sri Lanka having agreed to set up a hotline between their coast guards to resolve the prolonged fishermen-related crisis, Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK party gave credit for the breakthrough to ailing Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 5 (ANI): After holding ministerial level talks on Saturday, the governments of India and Sri Lanka have agreed to set up a hotline between the coast guards and a Joint Working Group (JWG) on fisheries to meet every three months in a bid to address the long pending fi
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Nov. 5 (ANI): The ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Saturday expressed hope that the ministerial level talks between India and Sri Lanka to be held later in the day will bring in positive results for the long standing issues pertaining
New Delhi [India], Nov. 5 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will hold a high-level meeting with her Sri Lankan counterpart Mangala Samarweera in New Delhi today to sort out the fishermen issue.
New Delhi [India], Nov.2 (ANI): A delegation-level meeting of fishermen associations of India and Sri Lanka is scheduled to be held in the national capital today.
Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu) [India], Oct. 27(ANI): Three Indian fishermen were arrested and their boat impounded by the Sri Lankan navy near Rameswaram for allegedly possessing two kilograms of heroin.