• Home
  • ICSFDC News Alerts

ICSFDC News Alerts

Per Page
India: The sea has many histories by Shailaja Tripathi April 04, 2016   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2016, The Hindu

Photographer Ravi Agarwal has an intense relationship with water. Not only as an activist is Agarwal engaged with urban ecological issues but as an artist as well. Founder of environmental NGO Toxics Link, Agarwal shifts his gaze to the sea this time arou...

India: Pearly nautilus may get extra protection by KS Sudhi April 04, 2016   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2016, The Hindu

The pelagic marine mollusc with one of the oldest animal lineages on the planet, may get an extra global legal protection soon. The palm-sized adult animal, which could live up to 20 years in ocean depths, may soon be included in the Appendix 2 of the Con...

Andhra Pradesh: Sustenance Becomes a Difficult Catch for Andhra Pradesh Fishermen April 04, 2016   |  Source: The New Indian Express  | Copyright: 2016, The New Indian Express.

It’s still sometime left for the annual fishing ban period to begin and the coast of the prot city carries a sombre look with hoards of mechanized boat remained anchored to the shore. Their long-wait for the diesel subsidy promised by the governmentis s...

Tamil Nadu: TN government is building structures that are destroying Kovalam beach by Pooja Kumar April 04, 2016   |  Source: The News Minute  | Copyright: 2015 www.thenewsminute.com

Kovalam is a fishing hamlet 30 KM south of Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu. Initially developed as a port town, Kovalam is famous for its beaches, particularly the natural bay formation of the coast and the sprawling sand dunes. Over the years, the be...

Kerala: Rampant reclamation of wetlands, mangroves by Greeshma Gopal Giri April 04, 2016   |  Source: The Times of India  | Copyright: 2016, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.

As election fever grips Ernakulam and officials busy with pre-poll works, the rampant reclamation of water bodies, paddy fields, wetlands and destruction of mangroves are going unnoticed. Environmentalists and Kerala Coastal Zone Management Authority (KCZ...

Goa: Goa lacks vessels, staff to check fishermen illegalities April 04, 2016   |  Source: The Navhind Times  | Copyright: www.navhindtimes.in 2011

Fisheries Minister Avertano Furtado has expressed the need for procurement of patrolling vessels to maintain vigil at the seas as patrolling of the coastal waters has become a subject of concern in the event of newly evolved techniques of fishing includin...

Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Japanese collaboration in fisheries sector to usher in Blue Revolution in Isles, economy to get a boost by Ashok Kumar Srivastav April 04, 2016   |  Source: The Echo of India  | Copyright: Echo of India

The Blue Revolution in Andaman and Nicobar Islands is all set to become a reality. Two deep sea fishing harbors are going to be developed very soon by Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA). According to sources, the Union Ministry of Agricul...

kerala: Kufos Budget Stresses on Value Addition in Fisheries Sector April 04, 2016   |  Source: The New Indian Express  | Copyright: 2016, The New Indian Express.

The Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (Kufos) presented its annual Budget on Thursday with focus on various ambitious projects to boost value-addition in the fisheries sector, with a total outlay of Rs.96.9 crore. The Budget, presented by V...

India and Sri Lanka; India, Lanka Sign MoU to Supply 150 Boats to Mullaitivu Fishermen April 04, 2016   |  Source: The New Indian Express  | Copyright: 2016, The New Indian Express.

India and Sri Lanka have signed an MOU to supply 150 boats and fishing equipment to the fishermen of Mullaitivu. Indian High Commissioner Y.K. Sinha and Secretary, Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development W.M.M.R. Adikari signed the MoU in ...

India: Permanent Court of Arbitration: Italy plea on marine ‘abuse of process’, says India by Sagnik Chowdhury April 04, 2016   |  Source: The Indian Express  | Copyright: 2016 The Indian Express [P] Ltd.

India Thursday opposed Italy’s plea for provisional measures from the Arbitral Tribunal under the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) at The Hague to allow Italian marine Sergeant Salvatore Girone to travel to and remain in Italy till arbitration betwe...

Search

Title/Storyline/Country/Keyword


Select Date:

Select Themes

Subscribe for DC News Alerts
Years in Support of Small Scale Fishworkers (1986 - 2018)