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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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Lanka Detains Two Groups

COLOMBO/NAGAPATTINAM/KARAIKAL: The Sri Lankan navy on Thursday night detained 86 Indian fishermen and seized 10 trawlers for allegedly poaching in... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Lanka-Detains-Two-Groups/2015/02/28/article2690526.ece
Coasting along

Pain and exasperation still haunt Sumati Ravichandran, 47, of Tata Nagar in Akkaraipettai near Nagapattinam. People come, hear my sob story and go,... ...

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Tales of tsunami devastation and rebuilding in 15 pics

a 9.3-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia's western coast generated a series of massive waves that killed more than 220,000 people across 14... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/in-pics-15-places-unmade-and-made-by-tsunami/article1-1299630.aspx
When the waves came crashing

Akkaraipettai, the village worst hit by the tsunami in 2004, now buzzes with the sounds of diesel auto-rickshaws and mechanised boats. In many... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/when-the-waves-came-crashing-news-default-om0jKcjjbbcgh.html
'Tsunami Taught Administrative As Well As Lessons For Life'

CHENNAI: The 2004 tsunami that left over 8,000 people dead and lives of several lakhs upside down as it carved a trail of destruction and despair... ...

http://www.siliconindia.com/news/general/Indian-Ocean-Tsunami-Anniversary-Tsunami-Taught-Administrative-As-Well-As-Lessons-For-Life-nid-176914-cid-1.html

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