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Updated : 7 months ago IST
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) [India], March 26 (ANI): Rameswaram Association has decided to boycott the upcoming Assembly election and demanded for the immediate release of 54 Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry fishermen and their 5 boats captured by the Sri Lankan Navy.
Puducherry [India], March 26 (ANI): The BJP on Friday released the poll manifesto for Puducherry in which it promised to create 2.5 lakh new jobs for youth, financial assistance of Rs 6,000 per year for all fishermen and free scooty for girls pursuing higher education if it is elected to
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Midnapore East (West Bengal) [India], March 25 (ANI): With Prime Minister Narendra Modi promising to promote the blue economy of West Bengal, develop harbours and tourism in the state, there has been a feeling of elation amongst the fishing community of the region.
Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu) [India], March 25 (ANI): In a unique campaign in the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) volunteers on Thursday approached fishermen who were fishing at sea and urged them to vote for DMK candidate Muthuramalingam.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], March 22 (ANI): The BJP on Monday released its manifesto for the assembly polls in Tamil Nadu and promised to create 50 lakh new employment opportunities, provide fishermen assistance of Rs 6000 per year and a separate budget for agriculture.
Kochi (Kerala) [India], March 22 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday visited St. Teresa's College in Kochi and interacted with students and even showed them some martial art techniques.
Kochi (Kerala) [India], March 21 (ANI): Several fishermen in Kochi said they are not happy with government policies and need help in the off-season.
Jakarta [Indonesia] March 21 (ANI): Three Indonesian fishermen kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf militants more than a year ago have been rescued in the southern Philipines, the police said.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
Puducherry [India], February 28 (ANI): After repeated gaffe by Rahul Gandhi on no dedicated ministry to deal with the issues of fishermen, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the Congress leader was on vacation when the NDA formed the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying in
Datia (Madhya Pradesh) [India], February 27 (ANI): Days after Rahul Gandhi swam with local fishermen in the Arabian Sea off Kerala's coast, Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra on Saturday took a swipe at Congress to say that their 'Pappu' (fool) leader was busy catching fish now and
New Delhi [India], February 27 (ANI): Former union minister and BJP Rajya Sabha MP KJ Alphons on Saturday slammed Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for blaming the Central Government for being apathetic to fishermen.
Kollam (Kerala) [India], February 25 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a dip in the Arabian Sea with fishermen during his visit to Kerala's Kollam district to campaign for the upcoming assembly elections.