Sri Lankan Navy Detains Nine Fishermen,Two Boats

Rameswaram; Nov.29:   The Sri Lankan Navy detained nine Indian fishermen and seized two boats near Palk Strait in early hours of morning today. 

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa had on Thursday written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and drew his attention towards recurrent arrests of fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy. She had said that 50 boats continue to be in Sri Lankan custody for several months now.

Jayalalithaa had last week also sent a letter to Prime Minister Modi,urging him to use diplomatic channels to secure the release of 14 Tamil fishermen languishing in Lankan jails along with 50 fishing boats in Lankan custody.

20 Indian fishermen along with four boats were detained by the Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday in near Thalai Mannar and Palk Strait regions.

Teased for dark skin, woman poisons food at family function

Raigarh : Miffed over being humiliated for her dark complexion, a woman in Maharashtra's Raigad district poisoned food at her relative's house-warming...

Moderate rainfall hits Mumbai

Mumbai : Several parts of Mumbai received moderate rainfall during the early hours of Saturday, as monsoon makes a comeback.The Indian Meteorological ...

Internet service restored in Anantnag

Srinagar : The Internet services that were suspended in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district on Friday following an encounter have been restored.The ...

Man throws mother before tractor to stop rival from cultivating land

Washim : A man threw his mother in front of a tractor to stop his rival from cultivating land in Maharashtra's Washim district.An FIR has been registe...