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Coast Guard asks Gujarat fishermen to stay alert, cites possible infiltration bid

Coast Guard had shared an input stating "anti-national elements may try to attack or infiltrate along the coast" in May.

15 May 2020 4:28 PM

Lights on fishnets can save turtles, dolphins: Study

LED lights along the top of floating gillnets cut accidental 'bycatch' of sea turtles by over 70 per cent & small cetaceans by 66 per cent.

16 Dec 2019 1:09 PM

Belgian fishing village maintains fishing tradition for 600 years

In Belgium, horses pull shrimp nets in tradition unchanged since 15th century.

31 Jul 2019 11:02 AM

Watch: Shark jumps out of water, snatches fish from line

Doug Nelson, who filmed the video, said that the shark gave them a ‘pretty good scare’.

22 Jul 2019 4:44 PM

Age no bar for courage

Meet Grandma Ca: The 99-year-old standing up to Vietnam's coal rush.

22 May 2019 6:55 PM


Get your baits ready, let’s go fishing!

Mayank Kumar, another undergraduate student feels that trends have a short life and not everyone follows them.

24 Aug 2018 5:48 AM

Study shows throwing back big fish, especially females helps conserve species

A single female fish may release anywhere between 11 to almost 58 million eggs per clutch, they found.

11 May 2018 8:47 AM

Ugly delicacy? Industry touts weird looking Monkfish

Monkfish are predatory fish that camouflage themselves on the ocean bottom and can grow to be about 5 feet long.

02 Mar 2018 3:23 PM

Corals in Atlantic Ocean to have stricter preservation rules

Environmentalists, regulators and harvesters of species including squid, scallops and lobster have debated the proposal for years.

31 Jan 2018 7:38 AM

Science vs Human fears — Radiation risk looming at Fukushima

Japan has yet to reach consensus on what to do with a million tons of radioactive water.

26 Nov 2017 8:21 AM


Choppy weather hits fishing, boats anchored

The quaint fishing villages including-Uttan, Pali and Chowk and Manori is home to over 800 fishing boats in the region.

31 Aug 2017 3:00 AM

Video of a fish escaping into river goes viral

Footage shows combined efforts by two fishermen cannot stop the escape

30 Jun 2017 3:39 PM

Mumbai man catching a fish in flooded streets goes viral

The street vendor can be catching a fish in minor flooding and putting it in a sack.

13 Jun 2017 3:31 PM

Indian fishermen try new nets for healthier oceans

No one in 180 villages of Sindhudurg district expected to have problems fishing, after centuries of their families relying on the sea.

03 Jun 2017 1:12 PM