Jayalalitha seeks immediate release of TN Fishermen

Sunday, 24 November 2013 - 9:09

Jayalalitha+seeks+immediate+release+of+TN+Fishermen
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jayaram sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention to secure immediate release of 80 fishermen detained by the Sri Lankan Navy.   
 
She expressed distress over the recent arrest of 20 fishermen and seizure of five mechanised boats on November 21, while they were fishing in Palk Bay.    
 
In a letter to Singh, she insisted that India use highest diplomatic channels to secure release of 80 fishermen and 47 fishing boats detained by the Sri Lankan authorities at the earliest.


A youth who fled from the Anuradhapura hospital due to fear of the Corona Virus, taken into custody
Friday, 10 April 2020 - 9:29

A 19 year old youth who fled from the Anuradhapura Teaching Hospital due to fear of being subjected to a test for the Corona Virus on suspicion whether... Read More

Today is Good Friday
Friday, 10 April 2020 - 9:24

Good Friday when Jesus Christ was nailed to the cross and his death is commemorated, falls today. During the season of Lent which commenced with Ash Wednesday,... Read More

Working together is vital to overcome the global pandemic - UN Secretary General
Friday, 10 April 2020 - 8:40

UN Secretary-General Antonio Gutierrez has called on the United Nations Security Council (UN Security Council) to work unanimously in the deliberations... Read More