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Australia rallies for vote for Super Trawler


September 12th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Sydney the hopes of stopping a super trawler from fishing in Australia’s water were turned down as those in favor of the fishing expressed their disregard ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan Navy arrests Australia-bound asylum seekers


August 20th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 20 (IANS) The Sri Lankan Navy Monday arrested 83 people, including 66 Tamils, who were heading on two boats to Australia illegally to seek asylum, a navy spokesman ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

RGV’s 26/11 movie goes on floors


March 16th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma's most ambitious film on 26/11 Mumbai attacks finally goes on floors Friday and it will be shot in four different languages ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Boat with 3,000 kg cocaine seized in Spain


February 25th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 25 (IANS/EFE) A fishing boat carrying over 3,000 kg of cocaine has been intercepted in international waters near Spain, sources said.The trawler Ratonero, owned by a firm in ... Read more...

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Boat with 3,000 kg cocaine seized in Spain


February 25th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 25 (IANS/EFE) A fishing boat carrying over 3,000 kg of cocaine has been intercepted in international waters near Spain, sources said.The trawler Ratonero, owned by a firm in ... Read more...

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Bengal fishermen, abducted by Bangladeshi pirates, traced


February 3rd, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Eleven Indian fishermen who went missing following an attack by Bangladeshi pirates in West Bengal's Sundarbans area have been located in Bangladesh and efforts are to ... Read more...

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Three Indian fishermen killed by Bangladeshi pirates


January 28th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 28 (IANS) Three Indian fishermen were killed and eight others injured in an attack by Bangladeshi pirates in West Bengal's Sundarbans area Friday night, police said."Three Indian fishermen ... Read more...

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19 Bangladeshi fishermen rescued off Andhra coast


January 5th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 5 (IANS) Nineteen Bangladeshi fishermen, who had lost their way in the Bay of Bengal, were rescued by fishermen from Andhra Pradesh Thursday.Police said the fishermen in their ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

RGV announces film on 26/11 terror attack


December 13th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) When Ram Gopal Varma visited the Taj Mahal Palace and Tower Hotel soon after the 26/11 terror attacks, it was speculated he would make ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

75 missing as trawler capsizes in Bangladesh


July 31st, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 30 (IANS) At least 75 people went missing in Bangladesh Saturday after a trawler capsized in Buriganga river near capital Dhaka Saturday night.The accident occurred when a small ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Poachers held with four deer heads in Bangladesh


July 19th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 19 (IANS) Police in Bangladesh's Bagerhat district arrested three people Tuesday after four deer heads and 60 kg of deer meat were seized from them, the Daily Star ... Read more...

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20 die in Bangladesh boat capsize


April 21st, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 21 (IANS) Twenty people died and a number of passengers went missing after a boat capsized in the river Meghna in Bangladesh early Thursday.Locals said the boat sank ... Read more...

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Another piracy attempt foiled, 16 pirates held


March 27th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) The Indian Navy and the Coast Guard Saturday thwarted yet another piracy attempt, apprehending 16 pirates operating west of the Lakshadweep Islands and freeing 16 hostages, ... Read more...

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China rejects Japan’s demand for damaged vessels’ reimbursement


February 12th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb 12 (ANI): China's Foreign Ministry has rejected Japan's demand to sponsor the repair of two of its Coast Guard vessels involved in a collision in waters off the Diaoyu Islands ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister rules out involvement of Navy in Indian fishermen’s killing


February 8th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorThimpu, Feb 8 (ANI): Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Gamini Lakshman Peiris has said the Sri Lankan Navy was not involved in the killing of Indian fishermen.Talking to reporters here after ... Read more...

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Indian Navy captures 28 Somali pirates near Lakshadweep islands


February 7th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Lakshadweep, Feb 7 (ANI): In a major coordinated operation, the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard personnel apprehended a pirate mother ship Prantlaya 11 along with 28 Somali pirates in the Arabian ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Another menacing pirate mother vessel neutralized by Indian Navy and Coast Guard


February 6th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 6(ANI): In a well coordinated and jointly conducted operation, the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard intercepted Prantalay-11, a pirate mother vessel which was being used by Somali pirates ... Read more...

Posted in National |

MDMK leader goes on hunger strike protesting against fishermen killings


February 6th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by ANI
Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu), Feb 6(ANI): Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) General Secretary, Vaiko, went on a hunger strike on Sunday to protest against the recent killings of local fishermen by the Sri ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Indian Navy, Coast Guard foil another piracy attempt (Lead)


February 6th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Within ten days, the Indian Navy and Coast Guard notched yet another success when it captured a pirate ship attempting to create maritime terror near the Minicoy Islands, ... Read more...

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Captured pirates to be tried under Indian laws


January 31st, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) For the first time, an Ethiopian and 14 Somalian pirates would face Indian laws for attempting to hijack a foreign ship and fighting with the Indian Navy near ... Read more...

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BJP slams ‘casual attitude’ of Central Government towards fishermen deaths


January 30th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 30(ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari on Sunday criticized the attitude of the Central Government against the killing of innocent fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy.Addressing the ... Read more...

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10 held for fishing near turtle nesting site


January 8th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 8 (IANS) Ten fishermen were arrested for fishing near the prohibited area of the Gahirmatha turtle nesting site in Orissa's Kendrapada district, an official said Saturday.The men were fishing using ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

All 35 dead in Bangladesh boat tragedy women, kids


December 19th, 2010 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 19 (IANS) All 35 dead in a boat capsize in northeastern Bangladesh were women and children, media reports said Sunday. At least 10 people are still missing.The accident occurred when ... Read more...

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35 dead, 10 missing in Bangladesh boat capsize


December 19th, 2010 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 18 (IANS) At least 35 people were killed and about 10 others were missing when their boat capsized in northeastern Bangladesh Saturday, Xinhua reports.The accident occurred in Sunamganj district, some ... Read more...

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Japan drops plans to make ‘aggressive’ China key part of its new foreign policy


November 18th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Nov 18 (ANI): Taken a back by China's aggressive behaviour during a recent territorial dispute over the Senkaku islands, Japan has reportedly dropped its earlier plans to develop ties with Beijing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

West Bengal trawler capsize toll rises to 82 (Lead)


November 4th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 4 (IANS) Divers Thursday spotted the ill-fated vessel which capsized in the Muriganga river of West Bengal, even as the death count rose to 82 with the discovery ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler capsize toll rises to 82


November 4th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 4 (IANS) The toll in the trawler capsize in Muriganga river of West Bengal rose to 82 as yet another body was recovered Thursday morning. As many as ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler capsize: Toll rises to 81 (Second Lead)


November 4th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 3 (IANS) Five more bodies were fished out Wednesday from the Muriganga river, taking the death count in the West Bengal trawler tragedy to 81, an official said. ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler capsize: Toll rises to 80, over 50 still missing (Lead)


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 3 (IANS) The death count in the West Bengal trawler capsize in the Muriganga river rose to 80, with four more bodies being recovered Wednesday. Fifty-one people still ... Read more...

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China rejects US’ offer to host trilateral talks with Japan over Diaoyu Islands


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 3 (ANI): Beijing has rejected America's offer to host trilateral talks with China and Japan over the Diaoyu Islands.According to China Daily, China reiterated its sovereignty over the islands and ... Read more...

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West Bengal trawler capsize toll now 77


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 3 (IANS) The deaths in the West Bengal trawler capsize in the Muriganga river rose to 77 Wednesday, as yet another body was recovered. Fifty-four people ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler capsize toll rises to 76 (Lead)


November 2nd, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 2 (IANS) The death count in the West Bengal trawler capsize in the Muriganga river rose to 76 Tuesday, as divers and locals recovered ten more bodies during ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler tragedy toll rises to 69


November 2nd, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 2 (IANS) The death count in the West Bengal trawler capsize in the Muriganga river rose to 69 Tuesday, as divers and locals fished out three more bodies ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler tragedy toll rises to 66 (Third Lead)


November 2nd, 2010 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 1 (IANS) The death count in the West Bengal trawler capsize in the Muriganga river shot up to 66 Monday as divers and locals fished out 43 ... Read more...

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Bengal trawler tragedy toll rises to 62 (Second Lead)


November 1st, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kakdwip (West Bengal), Nov 1 (IANS) Divers and locals fished out more than 30 bodies Monday from Muriganga river, as the death count soared to 62 in the West Bengal trawler ... Read more...

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