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'BJP's Ram Sethu claims lack scientific proof'

Puncturing the Bharatiya Janata Party's claims over the Adam's Bridge in the Palk Bay being the mythical Ram Sethu, Union Shipping and Road Transport Minister T R Baalu said the hypothesis lacked......

Protests after TN fisherman's killing, Sri Lankan navy denies role

Hundreds of fishermen on Tuesday staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K......

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen, CM writes to Modi

Thirteen Indian fishermen were on Thursday arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, prompting the Tamil Nadu government to dash off a letter to the Centre seeking its intervention. Taking up the matter......

Fishermen body urges Jaya to seek talks to end dispute

Condemning the arrest of seven Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy near Katchatheevu, a fishermen body in Rameswaram on Wednesday urged Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to seek Centre’s......

Inadequate response has emboldened Lankan Navy to harass fishermen: Jaya

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday said the Centre's "inadequate response" to apprehension and detention of Indian fishermen "has emboldened the Sri Lankan Navy to harass" them, and......

Sethusamudram controversy back in the spotlight

There seems to be no end to the 16-year-old war over the controversial Sethusamudram project. The project involves dredging the stretch of water between Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka to make it......

Sethu project faces 20-30% cost surge

The Rs 2,427.40-crore (Rs 24.27 billion) Sethusamudram canal project off the Tamil Nadu coast will face a cost escalation of over 20 to 30 per cent and a delay of over a year if the government......

Govt clears Sethusamudram project

The government on Thursday cleared the long-delayed Sethusumudram Ship Canal Project off Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu that would vastly reduce distance between east and west coasts of India.The Rs......

Core fillip for loan syndications

A sharp upturn in business cycles in the steel and infrastructure sectors has spurred hectic activity in the big-ticket loan syndication market.Tamil Nadu-based mining company Neyveli Lignite......

Sagarmala project in muddy waters

The much-hyped Sagarmala project, which envisages integrated development of ports, shipping and inland water transport, appears to be losing steam. While a formal Cabinet approval is still......
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Katchatheevu's restoration to India only solution to stand-off

Restoration of Katchatheevu islet to India is the only permanent solution to a long-standing issue of Indian fishermen being apprehended by the Sri... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/katchatheevu-s-restoration-to-india-only-solution-to-stand-off-117072200779_1.html
K Palaniswami expresses concerns over Sri Lankan fisheries bill, writes to Narendra Modi

India should ensure that necessary provisions are made in the bill to exempt the traditional waters of Palk Bay from its purview. The post K... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/k-palaniswami-expresses-concerns-over-sri-lankan-fisheries-bill-writes-to-narendra-2-3786695.html
TN Minister writes to Swaraj for release of fishermen and boats

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister D Jayakumar today requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to take steps for the release of Indian fishermen... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2017/jun/30/tn-minister-writes-to-swaraj-for-release-of-fishermen-and-boats/b39c2a1cbdbac88d9be62be473780ac1

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