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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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56 panchayats for solid waste management plan

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Fifty six village panchayats have been selected in the district under the solid waste management programme... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/56-panchayats-for-solid-waste-management-plan/article7168592.ece?ref=tpnews
5.6 tonnes of seized sea cucumbers destroyed

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Forest Department officials on Saturday destroyed 5.6 tonnes of sea cucumbers that were seized by the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/56-tonnes-of-seized-sea-cucumbers-destroyed/article7144879.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Five tonnes of sea cucumber seized

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Coastal Security Group (CSG) seized five tonnes of sea cucumber an endangered marine species... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/five-tonnes-of-sea-cucumber-seized/article7087141.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 37 fishermen

Thirty-seven fishermen along with their five boats were detained by the Sri Lankan Navy on Friday night on charges of poaching in their waters.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/other-states/sri-lankan-navy-arrests-37-fishermen/article7069381.ece?ref=tpnews
Coastal Hamlets Erupt in Joy as Fishermen Return

NAGAPATTINAM/KARAIKAL:Joy and relief was written all over the faces of fishermen here when eight trawlers released by the Sri Lankan government... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Coastal-Hamlets-Erupt-in-Joy-as-Fishermen-Return/2015/03/19/article2720471.ece

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