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Bangladesh: Dry fish port on Teesta bank: Once a regional hub, now a mere memory October 08, 2021   |  Source: The Daily Star  | Copyright: 2021 thedailystar.net

The dry fish port on the banks of Teesta river in Rangpur was once a bustling hub with regular trade with Kolkata, Jalpaiguri, Cooch Behar and Assam. This hundred-year-old port used to provide livelihood to thousands of families, but now it merely nurture...

Tamil Nadu: Fishers go on strike in Nagore October 08, 2021   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2021, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

Fishers of Nagore went on a strike on Wednesday demanding retrieval of a trawler belonging to a local resident that had sunk in mid-sea off Kochi port. The fishermen said the loss to the owner due to the incident was to the tune of Rs. 1 crore. Though the...

Maharashtra: How overfishing affects Gabit fishermen by Aniket Gawade October 08, 2021   |  Source: Youthkiawaaz

“My father told me to not go into full-time fishing”, says Shweta Hule. Hule is in her late fifties and conducts mangrove safaris in Vengurla, Sindhudurg. A fisherwoman earlier, she says her father predicted a downfall in the fishing business for the ...

Andhra Pradesh and Odisha: IMD predicts rainfall in these states as another cyclone may form in Bay of Bengal October 08, 2021   |  Source: Live Mint

The India Meteorological Department(IMD) in its latest bulletin a low-pressure area is very likely to form over north Andaman Sea around 10 October 2021. It is likely to become more marked and move west-northwestwards towards south Odisha and north Coasta...

Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh: Union Minister allays fears over Marine Fisheries Bill October 08, 2021   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2021, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

Allaying the fears of fishermen, Union Minister of State for Fisheries L. Murugan has maintained that the Marine Fisheries Bill-2021 was drafted to protect the interests of traditional fishermen and the marine wealth. “The Bill has addressed the concern...

Telangana: World’s largest aqua hub October 08, 2021   |  Source: Telangana Today  | Copyright: 2021 Telangana Publications Pvt. Ltd.

Telangana, which has become synonymous with several innovative and first-of-its-kind projects in the country, will soon be home to the world’s largest integrated freshwater aqua hub proposed to be set up near Mid Manair Dam in Rajanna Siricilla district...

Kerala: Accident-prone harbours to have rescue forces October 08, 2021   |  Source: The Hindu  | Copyright: 2021, THG PUBLISHING PVT LTD.

Trained rescue forces will be deployed in accident-prone harbours in the State, with Muthalappozhi, Kasaragod, and Vizhinjam on the top of the priority list, Fisheries Minister Saji Cherian told the Assembly on Wednesday. Replying to questions regarding f...

India and Maldives: ISRO-ICG device helps save 9 sailors stranded at sea by Sidharth MP October 07, 2021   |  Source: Zee News  | Copyright: 1998-2021 Zee Media Corporation Ltd (An Essel Group Company)

Distress Alert Transponder (DAT), an indigenous device developed by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) in consultation with the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has saved the lives of nine Indian sailors. Nine-crewed Mechanised Sailing Vessel (MSV) Ann...

Tamil Nadu: Sri Lankan navy pelts stones on Indian fishermen October 07, 2021   |  Source: One India  | Copyright: 2021 One.in Digitech Media Pvt. Ltd.

The Sri Lankan Navy on Wednesday pelted stones on Indian fishermen from here and damaged their fishing nets, Tamil Nadu government officials said. Fisheries Department officials said on Thursday that the incident happened near Katchateevu when the Lankan ...

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