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Indian fishermen

20 Indian fishermen repatriated after four years via Attari-Wagah border

Another fisherman, Bhavesh urged the government to bring back more such prisoners stuck there in Pakistan

25 Jan 2022 12:58 PM

Pak to hand over 20 Indian fishermen to India at Wagah border

The fishermen, kept in Karachi's Landhi Jail, were released on Sunday on humanitarian grounds

24 Jan 2022 11:32 AM

India summons Pak diplomat over killing of fishermen

New Delhi condemned this deplorable action by Pakistani agency of firing at an Indian fishing boat and causing loss of life

09 Nov 2021 1:11 AM

India entitled to compensation in Italian marines case, rules international tribunal

Tribunal decided that India is entitled to payment of compensation in connection with victims’ loss of life and material damage to property

03 Jul 2020 1:37 PM

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 4 Indian fishermen

The apprehended fishermen were handed over to a Sri Lanka Coast Guard craft and were later escorted to the naval base SLNS Elara.

02 Aug 2019 11:53 AM


52 Indian fishermen arrested for straying into the Pak’s territorial waters

These fishermen spend years in jail before any goodwill gesture on part of the government comes as a relief for them.

01 Apr 2018 2:03 PM

Maharashtra will offer coastal folk jobs during monsoon

As per the fund allocation, Rs 90 crore will be used for livelihood security of coastal communities.

13 Jan 2018 4:55 AM

Pakistan releases 147 Indian fishermen

Lists of 250 civilian prisoners and 94 fishermen were handed over to Pakistan.

09 Jan 2018 12:56 AM

Pakistan releases 140 Indian fishermen

The fishermen reached Cantonment Station amidst tight security and boarded the Allama Iqbal Express train to Lahore.

29 Dec 2017 4:40 AM

Security forces arrest 43 Indian fishermen illegally fishing in Pak’s waters

The PMSF has arrested 144 Indian fishermen over the last one month for alleged illegal fishing in Pakistani waters.

15 Dec 2017 4:30 PM


Pak captures 55 Indian fishermen, seizes 9 boats in Arabian Sea

A police official said that the fishermen would now be produced before a judicial magistrate.

12 Nov 2017 4:07 PM

13 Pakistanis released on humanitarian grounds

Pak also announced visa grants to over 2,600 Indian Sikh pilgrims to attend the birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism.

03 Nov 2017 6:50 AM

UV rays at bay: India Vision Institute distributes sunglasses to 150 fishermen

India Vision Institute acknowledged the support of Essilor Vision Foundation in providing sunglasses to 150 fishermen.

07 Aug 2017 7:05 PM

Indian fishermen convicted by Pakistan court, to be sent back

The Maritime Security Agency had detained the fishermen with their 60 boats after finding them fishing inside Pakistani territorial waters.

24 May 2017 9:23 PM

Indian Coast Guard rescues 2 Pak marines, 4 drown

There were 6 Pakistani commandos in the boat, of which 3 drowned, 1 is missing, and the remaining 2 were rescued by the Indian Coast Guard.

12 Apr 2017 7:11 PM


Pakistan marines capture 18 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast

231 Indian fishermen were arrested by Pakistan authorities and 40 boats seized.

09 Apr 2017 5:01 PM

Pakistan marines capture 18 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast

Last month, the Indian Coast Guard had captured nine Pakistani fishermen along with a fishing boat found sailing in Indian waters. 

09 Apr 2017 3:15 PM

Iran releases 15 Indian fishermen: Swaraj

The fishermen, working for some Baharainians, were detained for entering the Iranian waters without permission.

03 Apr 2017 12:22 PM

After fisherman's killing, Sri Lanka to release 85 Indian fishermen

The victim, who was reported to be 21, was shot dead Monday and Indian fishermen have said the Sri Lankan Navy was responsible.

08 Mar 2017 9:27 PM

10 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy

One fisherman ws also injured when he was allegedly attacked by Srilankan Navy.

08 Jan 2017 4:05 PM