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Rameswaram receives heavy rainfall after northeast monsoon hits Tamil Nadu

A warning for fishermen has also been issued by the state's Fisheries Department for Thursday due to high wind speed.

16 Oct 2019 10:53 PM

Tamil Nadu fishermen allege attack by Indian Coast Guard off IMBL

Around 30 fishermen from this island town had ventured into the sea on Wednesday and were fishing near the IMBL.

12 Sep 2019 4:54 PM

Sri Lankan national held for entering India illegally

The man, identified as 24-year-old Arunraj, a resident of Vavuniya city of Sri Lanka, entered India via the sea route.

09 Sep 2019 11:49 AM

Over 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen chased away by Sri Lanka Navy, fishing nets cut

The naval personnel also snapped fishing nets of several boats.

08 Sep 2019 5:55 PM

Tamil Nadu: Fishermen start sailing after three-day ban in Rameswaram

Due to an increase in the wind speed causing sea turbulence, the Tamil Nadu government had banned fishermen from going in the sea

08 Sep 2019 8:56 AM


Tamil Nadu: Fishermen's Union to hold strike on August 28

Sri Lankan Navy on August 20 apprehended four Indian fishermen on charges of trespassing into their waters.

23 Aug 2019 1:55 PM

TN: Devotees take holy dip in Rameswaram's Agnitheertham on 'Aadi Amavasya'

his month's 'Amavasya' or new moon day is considered to be a highly auspicious day for performing rituals for the ancestors.

31 Jul 2019 2:45 PM

Sri Lankan navy chases away over 3,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen; destroy equipment

The navy personnel also damaged the equipment on several boats.

27 Jun 2019 4:34 PM

Telangana CM offers prayers at Rameswaram temple

He had yesterday visited the memorial of former President A P J Abdul Kalam here.

10 May 2019 3:17 PM

Tamil Nadu’s church festival on Sri Lankan Island begins tomorrow

Pilgrims embark on journey to Katchatheevu Island for two days church festival.

15 Mar 2019 8:00 PM


Water crisis hits several places across country, locals forced to buy water

The locals are disappointed as no action has been taken in the regard by the higher officials.

09 May 2018 3:42 PM

Bhagavad Gita at Abdul Kalam memorial kicks off row

Two things happened even as Saleem and the rest of the Kalam kin, along with DRDO’s Col.

31 Jul 2017 4:02 AM

PM Modi inaugurates APJ Abdul Kalam memorial

It is unfortunate Amma is not here today, laments Modi.

28 Jul 2017 1:32 AM

Tamil Nadu fishermen to end stir today

Fisherman was shot dead on March 6 allegedly by the Lankan Navy personnel while fishing in a mechanised boat off Katchatheevu islet.

13 Mar 2017 1:07 AM

Indian fisherman shot dead by Lankan navy

Tension prevailed in the area as fishermen gathered in front of the hospital to protest the firing by the Sri Lankan navy.

07 Mar 2017 8:12 AM


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

Sri Lankan navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen

The arrest comes a day after TN CM asked the Centre to send a ‘firm message’ to Sri Lanka over continued apprehension of fishermen.

21 Dec 2016 12:21 PM

Grand nephew of Abdul Kalam resigns from BJP

A P J Syed Haja Ibrahim had joined BJP in 2012

23 Nov 2015 3:36 PM