Managing to stay afloat for 30 hours, braveheart TN fisherman rescued off Kasaragod coast

A fisherman, who fell off his boat 74km off Mangaluru coast, was rescued by Kasaragod’s fishermen after he managed to stay afloat for 30 hours in the sea.

published on : 8th January 2022

Kerala fisherman who fell ill at midsea rescued

The youth, Akhil Antony aka Rahul, a native of Vettuthura near Channankara in Thiruvananthapuram district, was suffering from kidney ailments.

published on : 11th December 2021

'Amma Oonu', founded by Kerala fisherman is filling hearts and tummies

For 47-year-old Ajith Shankumugham, a social worker hailing from the coastal hamlet in the state capital, feeding the hungry is life’s mission.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Pudukai fisherman case: Madras HC suo motu impleads MEA

He referred to a report submitted by an independent forensic expert who was present during the re-postmortem conducted on Rajkiran’s body last week.

published on : 27th November 2021

Re-postmortem ordered on fisher's body allegedly killed by Lankan Navy

The Madurai Bench on Tuesday ordered re-postmortem on the body of Rajkiran, a Pudukkottai fisherman who died last month after his boat was allegedly hit by a Sri Lankan vessel.

published on : 17th November 2021

Re-postmortem of fisherman: TN govt’s response sought

The petitioner R Brunda, wife of the deceased fisherman Rajkiran (28) of Kottaipattinam in Pudukkottai, alleged that her husband did not die due to drowning as claimed by the Sri Lankan authorities.

published on : 16th November 2021

Pudukkottai fisherman’s widow asks Madras High Court for re-postmortem

The wife of a deceased fisherman has approached the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court seeking a re-postmortem on her husband’s body and an investigation into his death.

published on : 15th November 2021

India lodges strong protest with Pakistan over killing of Indian fisherman

The government of India condemned this deplorable action by the Pakistani agency of firing at an Indian fishing boat and causing loss of life.

published on : 8th November 2021

Fisherman drowns after boat capsizes

A pall of gloom descended on Pudimadaka after a fisherman of the village died when his boat capsized in the sea.

published on : 8th November 2021

Maharashtra fisherman killed allegedly in firing by Pakistan maritime security personnel off Gujarat coast: Police

There were seven crew members on the boat and one of them also sustained a minor injury in the firing incident.

published on : 7th November 2021

Ship-boat collision off Kanniyakumari leaves 17 fishers injured

Seventeen fishermen were injured after a Panama-flagged ship collided with a mechanised boat some 20 nautical miles off Colachel coast around 8.15 pm on Friday.

published on : 24th October 2021

Sri Lanka hands over Indian fisherman Rajkiran’s body

Suganthan and Xavier continue to be in SL captivity; officials say detention likely to last until November 1

published on : 24th October 2021

Abundance of catch take Indian fishermen close to Lankan waters

Since 2009, Sri Lanka has tightened security along the International Maritime Boundary Line. In January, four fishermen from Ramanathapuram were returned dead by the Lankan authorities.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Fisherman’s body to be brought back on Thursday

Fishermen and women of Kottaipattinam continued their hunger strike for the second consecutive day, demanding action against the Sri Lankan Navy, on Thursday.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Body of missing TN fisher found, says Lankan navy

According to a statement by the Sri Lankan Navy, the body of the missing fisherman from Kottaipattinam was recovered on Wednesday morning. 

published on : 21st October 2021
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