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26 May, 2017 2:16 AM Added vigour for ABC campaign

After man’s killing by stray dogs, Kudumbasree entrusted with drive at Karumkulam Nineteen stray dogs were caught in Karumkulam grama panchayat on Thursday as part of a two-week drive under the aegis of the Kudumbasree District Mission. The drive comes in the wake of the death of a 48-year-old fisherman at Pulluvila in the panchayat after being mauled 88

11 April, 2017 11:34 AM Illegally captured by Pakistani personnel, Indian fishermen save their tormentors from drowning

AHMEDABAD: Captured by Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) personnel who illegally entered Indian waters, Indian fishermen did not dither in saving their tormentors after one of the Pakistani boats capsized off the Gujarat coast in Arabian Sea on Sunday. In the incident, the captured Indian fishermen who were being taken to Karachi saved two PMSA officers 30

28 March, 2017 7:43 AM Have you ever seen a fish like this one? It's 20-feet long, weighs 700 kgs

Mumbai: A fishermen caught a gigantic sawfish while fishing near Vijaydurg in Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra on Monday morning. The news was confirmed by Sindhudurg District Collector Uday Chowdhary. Meanwhile, the picture of the sawfish found in Konkan region is also doing rounds on the social media. Fisherman Muneer Mujawar found the fish in his net when he was returning 58

26 March, 2017 4:20 AM Sri Lankan Navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen, seizes two trawler boats

The Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 12 fishermen from Tamil Nadu's Pudukkottai and Nagapattinam districts. The Sri Lankan Navy today arrested 12 fishermen, six each belonging from Tamil Nadu's Pudukkottai and Nagapattinam districts apart from confiscating two trawler boats. This comes hours after an attack on the fishermen late Saturday night by the navy. As many as 2000 Tamil 124

7 March, 2017 8:07 PM Rameswaram fumes at fisherman’s killing

Amid stir, CM Edappadi K. Palaniswami shoots off letter to PM As anger swept through the fishing hamlets in Rameswaram after the Sri Lankan Navy allegedly shot dead a 21-year-old fisherman, K. Britjo, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to summon the Sri Lankan High Commissioner 61

7 March, 2017 2:19 PM Indian fisherman's killing: Matter raised with Sri Lankan govt, thorough probe assured, says MEA

Chennai/Rameswaram/Delhi: Even as hundreds of fishermen on Tuesday staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, India said that issue had been raised with the neighbouring country. "As per existing understanding between Sri Lanka and India, firing on Indian fishermen is totally 161

7 March, 2017 2:19 PM India raises killing of Indian fisherman with Sri Lanka

New Delhi: Concerned over the killing of its fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, India on Tuesday raised the issue with prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. “Government of India is deeply concerned over the killing of an Indian fisherman. Our High Commissioner has taken up the matter with the prime minister of Sri Lanka,” sources here said. “The Sri Lankan 49

7 March, 2017 1:35 PM TN CM Palanisami writes to Modi, seeks intervention in fishermen issue

Chennai/Rameswaram: Hundreds of fishermen on Tuesday staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, as Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisami dashed off a letter seeking the Centre's intervention. Tamil Nadu opposition parties also condemned the killing and sought action from the Centre 186

7 March, 2017 12:13 PM India should curb Sri Lanka's aggression against our fishermen, Tamil Nadu​ CM Palaniswami to PM Narendra Modi

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take steps to curb Sri Lanka's "aggressive actions" against innocent Indian fishermen. In a letter to Modi, which was released to the media here, Palaniswami said: "I strongly urge the Prime Minister to intervene personally in this sensitive livelihood 34

7 March, 2017 10:22 AM Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM on 'cold blooded' killing of fisherman, seeks strong action

CHENNAI: In a letter to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has urged "strong and decisive" action in connection with what he termed as the "cold blooded" killing of a 21 year-old fisherman from Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. "I write in deep anguish to bring to your urgent notice the cold blooded 153