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Sri Lankan Navy arrests eight TN fishermen

The fisherman were charged arrested on the charges of fishing in the country's territorial waters and their boats were immediately seized

published on : 6th July 2017

 Sri Lankan Navy arrests eight Tamil Nadu fishermen

Eight Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested today by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in the territorial waters of the island country, drawing angry reaction from the state government.

published on : 24th June 2017

Lankan naval expert seeks holistic approach to piracy

The holistic approach to piracy should include political, economic, military, administrative, legal and financial components.

published on : 20th March 2017

Fifty-three Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan prison on Friday

They were released after the two countries decided to release fishermen in each other's custody to defuse tension following the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Lankan navy.

published on : 10th March 2017

Protests in Tamil Nadu for prosecution of Sri Lanka personnel after killing

The Sri Lankan government had said an initial probe report has ruled out its navy's involvement in the killing of the fisherman.  

published on : 8th March 2017

10 Sri Lankan fishermen arrested for fishing in Indian waters

As many as 85 Indian fishermen and their 146 trawler boats have been in Lankan custody for poaching into their territorial waters.

published on : 8th March 2017

Stalin urges Government to react strongly to killing of fisherman

Stalin’s remark came after an Indian fisherman was killed by the Sri Lankan Navy.

published on : 7th March 2017

24 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Twenty-four Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Naval personnel today for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line.

published on : 5th March 2017

Eight more Tamil Nadu fishermen held by Sri Lanka; one attempts suicide

Eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on the charge of fishing in the island waters.

published on : 4th March 2017

Lankan Navy nabs 13 Indian fishermen near Delft Island

The Sri Lankan Navy captured 13 Indian fishermen along with two boats in the sea area north of Delft Island. 

published on : 2nd March 2017

Ten Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

The fishermen have been apprehended with a boat in front of the Delft Island.

published on : 7th February 2017

10 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended by Lankan Navy

As many as 10 Indian fishermen were apprehended, along with two boats, by the Sri Lankan Navy at Palk Strait.

published on : 8th January 2017

Ten Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy

As many as ten Indian fishermen were apprehended near Neduntheevu in Palk Strait along with two boats by the Sri Lankan Navy.

published on : 5th January 2017

Seven Tamil Nadu fishermen from Kottaipattinam arrested by Sri Lankan navy

The fishermen and their two boats have been handed over to the Department of Fisheries in Jaffna.

published on : 20th December 2016

Rajapaksa threatens to overturn deal with China on Hambantota port

Rajapaksa, and his new organisation the Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna (SLPP), have threatened to abrogate the agreement with when they come to power.

published on : 16th December 2016