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18 December, 2017 3:56 PM Rescued Lankan Tamil fisherman held, released on bail

The Marine Police of the Coastal Security Group arrested the Sri Lankan Tamil fisherman, Mariadoss (37), who was rescued by Rameswaram fishermen on Saturday when he was struggling for life on the high seas after his fishing boat capsized and brought here on Sunday. As Mariadoss could not be accommodated in the Mandapam refugee camp, the Marine Police 46

3 December, 2017 5:34 AM Indian Coast Guard's brave attempt to rescue a fisherman

Chennai: A video of members of the Indian Coast Guard saving a fisherman during the Cyclone Ockhi has emerged on the social media. In the video, Indian Coast Guard are seen onboard a large vessel. A fisherman is seen swimming towards a ring lifebuoy attached to the large vessel. He grabs the doughnut and is slowly pulled towards the vessel. Cyclone Ockhi 91

28 October, 2017 7:00 AM Kamal Haasan's visit to Ennore highlights corporate encroachment of river

CHENNAI: Actor Kamal Haasan who is creating waves in Tamil Nadu after announcing his plans to enter politics, opened a new front of activism on Saturday when he took up fishermen's livelihood issues and visited the Ennore area to highlight corporate encroachments of Kosasthalayar river. Fishermen of Kattukkuppam near Ennore were in for a surprise, after 67

4 October, 2017 7:03 PM Bangladesh destroys boats ferrying Rohingya from Myanmar

SHAH PORIR DWIP, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Bangladeshi authorities have destroyed about 20 boats that ferried Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar, accusing smugglers of using the huge exodus to bring methamphetamine into the country. Refugees told Reuters that border guards also beat and arrested passengers and crew as they landed at Shah Porir 63

7 September, 2017 6:06 AM 1993 Mumbai Blasts Case LIVE: Abu Salem Arrives in Court, Hearing to Start Soon

A timeline of the case — 12 March 1993: Mumbai serial blasts reported. Within an hour, a total of 13 bombs exploded throughout Mumbai. Blasts occurred in Mumbai Stock Exchange building, Masjid-Mandvi Corporation Bank Branch, Zaveri Bazaar, Fisherman’s Colony in Mahim Causeway, Plaza Cinema, Katha Bazaar, Century Bazaar, Hotel Sea Rock, Air India building 86

27 August, 2017 10:08 AM One fisherman feared drowned

A fisherman from Hejmady is feared to have drowned in the sea, after his boat capsized near Sasihitlu beach on Sunday morning. According to Surathkal police, Tarun (27) was among eight persons who left for fishing from Hejmady fishing harbour on Sunday. The boat belonged to Mohan Das. The police said that as they were returning with fish, the boat capsized 36

7 August, 2017 6:32 PM Use of poisonous fish berry depleting catch

Illegal fishing method being practised in Paravur Lake and mangroves Traditional fishermen near Paravur Lake at Kurumandal in Kollam district are a worried lot. Fish catch has been depleting of late, they say, attributing it to an illegal fishing method being practised upstream and in mangroves: the use of the poisonous fish berry, locally called nanju 47

5 July, 2017 5:30 PM Mysterious deep-sea creatures, you never knew existed — Watch the video!

Here are 13 unexplained and mysterious deep-sea creatures caught on camera. New Delhi: There are many mysterious sea creatures in the world that we never knew existed and scientists are keen to discover such new species. Recently, a mysterious sea creature with no eyes and mouth washed up at Leo Carrillo Beach in Malibu, California to take the Internet 39

19 June, 2017 7:43 AM Saudi Arabia says it disrupts attack on offshore oil field

Dubai: Saudi Arabia says it has disrupted an attack on a major offshore oilfield. A military statement published today on the state-run Saudi Press Agency said three boats "bearing red and white flags" raced toward its Marjan offshore oil field. The military said sailors fired warning shots and captured one of the boats while two others escaped in the assault 71

5 June, 2017 5:04 PM Teesta issue: Will take Mamata Banerjee on board, says Sushma Swaraj

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said the government will take on board West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee while negotiating with Bangladesh the vexed Teesta waters issue. "It is necessary to take the West Bengal Chief Minister on board (on the Teesta 191