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7 March, 2017 7:46 AM Tamil Nadu fisherman's family refuses to take body, India raises killing with Sri Lanka: 10 developments

Family of 22-year-old Indian fisherman Britso has refused to take his body from the hospital in Tamil Nadu and has demanded action against the killers. The family of 22-year-old Indian fisherman Britso, who was allegedly shot dead by Sri Lankan Navy soldiers near the Palk Strait on Monday, has refused to take his body from the hospital in Tamil Nadu and has demanded 200

7 March, 2017 7:28 AM Tamil Nadu Chief Minister condemns fisherman’s killing

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami condemned the gunning down of a fisherman from Rameswaram by the Sri Lankan Navy and announced a solatium to family of the deceased. He also announced monetary relief for the family of another fisherman who was injured. “Tamil Nadu government has been raising the issue with the Central government over the continuous 177

7 March, 2017 7:10 AM India deeply concerned over killing of TN fisherman

India on Tuesday expressed deep concern over the alleged killing of a Tamil Nadu fisherman by the Sri Lankan navy. The Ministry of External Affairs said the High Commissioner of India has taken up the issue and reached out to the highest leadership in Colombo. “The Government of India is deeply concerned at the killing of an Indian fisherman. Our High Commissioner 10

7 March, 2017 6:27 AM Government expresses concern to Sri Lanka over Tamil Nadu fisherman's killing

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Tuesday expressed its concern to the Sri Lankan government over the killing of an Indian fisherman, allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy on Monday. "Government of India is deeply concerned at the killing of an Indian fisherman. Our High Commissioner to Sri Lanka has taken up the matter with the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka," highly 60

7 March, 2017 5:05 AM Indian fisherman killed in Sri Lankan Navy firing; Centre can't be mere spectator, says Stalin

DMK Working President MK Stalin has condemned the killing of an Indian fisherman by Sri Lankan forces, and called for immediate embassy-level talks. Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Working President MK Stalin has condemned the killing of an Indian fisherman by Sri Lankan forces, and said the Centre can't be "a mere spectator" anymore. He demanded that the Narendra 72

7 March, 2017 4:55 AM Anger Over Indian Fisherman's Killing Allegedly By Sri Lankan Navy, Family Refuses To Take Body

Chennai: There is huge anger in Tamil Nadu after a 22-year-old fisherman was shot dead on Monday allegedly by the Sri Lankan navy. More than a thousand people have gathered at the home of Bridgo in Rameswaram, and his family has refused to accept his body without assurance that action will be taken. Protesting fishermen have demanded that assurance from External 195

26 February, 2017 7:17 PM 9 joyriders drown in sea off Tuticorin

Madurai: Nine tourists including five women and three children who were having a joyride on a fishing boat drowned after it was caught in tidal waves and capsized near Manapad shore in Tuticorin district on Sunday. Fishermen managed to pull out 20 people who were drowning in the sea but nine of them died later. Search is on for two or three more people 182

17 January, 2017 7:51 PM Hindu fisherman accused of defamation gets bail

After months of investigations, police concluded that it was not Rasraj Das who uploaded an objectionable photo of the Kaaba on Facebook. Hindu fisherman Rasraj Das (27) — accused of defaming the Kaaba in a Facebook post that triggered a series of communal attacks in October last year — has been freed from jail after about three months in prison 18

16 January, 2017 9:08 PM Man cuts girl’s throat, tries to drink her blood

A fisherman who had slit open the throat of an eight-year-old girl to allegedly drink her blood was arrested by the police in Ganjam district of Odisha on Monday. The accused has been identified as U. Bairagi (32) of Bada-Arjyapalli village under Arjyapalli marine police station limits. The victim is a Class III student of the same village. The seriously 63

20 November, 2016 7:57 AM Indian fishermen attacked, trawlers damaged by Sri Lankan Navy; third incident in a week

Sri Lankan Navy attacked Indian fisherman today morning and also damaged more than 6 Indian trawlers and fishing nets and GPS instrument. This is the third attack by the Sri Lankan Navy on Indian fishermen that has been recorded this week. On Thursday, two Indian fishermen from Karaikkal were shot at by Sri Lankan Navy and are undergoing treatment at the Jipmer 110