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Gujarat: Intelligence asks cops to closely monitor fishermen released from Pak jails April 11, 2016   |  Source: India Today  | Copyright: 2016 Living Media India Limited.

Some Indian fishermen returning home after spending time in Pakistani jails could be a security threat to India. Intelligence agencies fear that fishermen, who are imprisoned across the border are probably being radicalised and might be used by terror gro...

Gujarat: 15-member panel for Gujarat coastal management formed by Himanshu Kaushik April 11, 2016   |  Source: The Times of India  | Copyright: 2016, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

The Ministry of Environment and Forests has constituted a 15-member Gujarat Coastal Zone Management Authority, which will be headed by the additional chief secretary environment and forests. The authority shall deal with environmental issues relating to t...

Bangladesh: Ocean survey vessel arriving to help assess Bay fish stock April 11, 2016   |  Source: Dhaka Tribune  | Copyright: 2016 Dhaka Tribune

Bangladesh will get its ocean research and survey ship, built in Malaysia, by the end of the current month which is expected to help assess fish stock and other marine resources in the Bay of Bengal. A seven-member Bangladesh delegation, led by Fisheries ...

Kerala: Champakkara market looks to better prospects April 11, 2016   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2015, The Hindu

The historic Champakkara market, one of the busiest and the oldest in the city, is expected to get a face lift with the progress of the Kochi Metro Rail project works and as the urban authorities start work on turning Kochi into a smart city. The market h...

Pakistan: 261 Indian, 15 Iranian fishermen convicted by Pak court April 08, 2016   |  Source: New Kerala. Com  | Copyright: 2001-2016 NEWKERALA.COM

At least 261 Indian and 15 Iranian were sentenced by a judicial magistrate for a period they have already spent in detention for fishing inside the Pakistani territorial waters in Arabian Sea. Judicial Magistrate (West), Salman Amjad Siddiqui, directed th...

India: Climate change buffer and keeper of ecology balance by Sharad Kohli April 08, 2016   |  Source: The Times of India  | Copyright: 2016, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

As long as the 21st-century man will continue to tamper with natural buffers like the Aravali hills, hotter summers (and warmer winters) will become a way of life. The Aravali bio network has been around for aeons. "They're much more ancient than the Hima...

Bangladesh: Creating more, better jobs Bangladesh's top development priority: World Bank Group April 08, 2016   |  Source: Shanghai Daily  | Copyright: 1999-2016 Shanghai Daily.

The World Bank Group has endorsed a new Country Partnership Framework (CPF) to help Bangladesh achieve its vision of reaching middle-income country status by 2021 from the current lower-middle income status. According to a statement of the Washington-base...

India: Committed to reducing time period for environmental nods to 100 days: Prakash Javadekar April 08, 2016   |  Source: Catch News  | Copyright: 2015 catchnews.com.

The average time period for environmental clearances for projects has been brought down from 600 to 190 days and will be further reduced to 100 days to provide ease of doing 'responsible' business, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said today. The minister...

Goa: Cutbona group demands action against night fishing April 08, 2016   |  Source: Herald  | Copyright: M/s Herald Publications Pvt Ltd.

After receiving the copy of the government order under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, the opposition pointed out that the rules clearly prohibit mechanized fishing at night in the areas in the specified government notification. They further question ...

Kerala: Fisheries university to take up mangrove conservation April 08, 2016   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2016, The Hindu

Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (Kufos) has launched a process for accelerating mangrove conservation works in the State. The fisheries station of the university on Puthuvype Island is at the centre of the university’s efforts. A statem...

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