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When the waves came crashing

On December 26, 2004, a devastating tsunami took a huge toll on life in Tamil Nadu. A decade later, here’s a look at the changes it has brought Image: A tsunami survivor offers prayers on a......

'If we fished only in Indian waters, we would starve to death'

When over a hundred fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan navy and their boats seized last month, fishermen in coastal Tamil Nadu went on strike. Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar......

SL navy attack: 5,000 TN fishermen go on indefinite strike

Over 5,000 fishermen from various hamlets in the district on Thursday commenced on an indefinite strike protesting the arrest of their fellow fishermen belonging to Akkaraipettai off......

Fishermen on indefinite strike to protest attack by SL navy

Over 5,000 fishermen from various hamlets in Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu on Thursday started an indefinite strike to protest the arrest of their fellow fishermen belonging to Akkaraipettai......

Sri Lankan Navy again attacks Indian fishermen

Four Indian fishermen were on Sunday attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval men off Katchatheevu, even as nine others detained by the island Navy arrived at the coastguard camp in Mandapam near......
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Soil test for construction of road overbridges on

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Highways Department's Project Implementation Wing has taken up conduct of soil tests at four places... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/soil-test-for-construction-of-road-overbridges-on/article7365487.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 26 fishermen

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Sri Lankan Navy arrested 26 fishermen from Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in Palk Straits on charges of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/sri-lankan-navy-arrests-26-fishermen/article7340519.ece
Tsunami-hit School, Now a Smart Room

NAGAPATTINAM:About a decade ago, this government middle school just within 500 metres from the reach of sea water in Keechankuppam fishing hamlet... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Tsunami-hit-School-Now-a-Smart-Room/2015/06/19/article2874461.ece
Fishermen to Follow 45-day Ban; Set to Venture into the Seas on May 31

NAGAPATTINAM:Ending the uncertainty over trawling ban, fishermen representatives here said they would stick to the 45-day restraining period, as... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Fishermen-to-Follow-45-day-Ban-Set-to-Venture-into-the-Seas-on-May-31/2015/05/28/article2836593.ece

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