Saturday, Nov 27, 2021


First Fisheries Incubator Launched To Help Aqua-Preneurs

Nov 16, 2021 Outlook Bureau

The incubator will provide hand-holding to entrepreneurs, linked to cooperatives or SHGs, for three years. This will include training, help in making business plans, free or low-cost workspace to reduce overhead costs in their nascent stage and also help in getting institutional funding.

Indian Fishermen Attacked By Sri Lankan Navy Near Tamil Nadu Coast: Officials

Sep 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The alleged action of the Sri Lankan Navy has left nearly 25 boats and 40 fishing nets of the Indian fishermen damaged.

Telemedicine For Fishers Community Of Chhattisgarh By NCDC AIIMS Raipur Joint Initiative

Union Minister Parshottam Rupala launched a pilot project on telemedicine services, to be operated by AIIMS Raipur through NCDC, for members of the fisheries cooperatives under the flagship program PMMSY.

From Icy Streams, Trout Fish Find New Home in Warm Waters of Himachal Pradesh

Jul 03, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

Govind Sagar Lake, a man-made reservoir also considered as one of the world’s highest gravity dams on Sutlej river sourcing water to Bhakra dam, has become a test model for successful rearing of trout fish.

Fishermen Killing Case: SC Says Italy Will Prosecute Two Marines As Per International Arbitral Award

The Supreme Court on Friday said it would pass orders on June 15 on disbursal of Rs 10 crore compensation to family members of the victims

09 April, 2021

Italy To Pay Rs 10 Crore As Compensation To Kin Of Fishermen Killed By Marines: Centre To SC

Outlook Web Bureau

The Centre said that the family members of the two deceased fishermen will be given Rs 4 crore each, the injured owner of the boat will be paid Rs 2 crore in damages.

09 March, 2021

He Should Be Sent Back To School: BJP Leader Giriraj Singh Takes A Dig At Rahul Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Union Minister Giriraj Singh slammed Rahul Gandhi for his comments on creating a separate fisheries ministry

25 February, 2021

Not Just A Department, Fisherfolk Need Independent Ministry: Rahul After PM Modi's Jibe

Outlook Web Bureau

PM Modi expressed shock at a public meeting in Puducherry, over Gandhi's statement last week that there was no "dedicated" fisheries ministry.

25 February, 2021

Lakshadweep And NCDC Sign Pact To Ensure All-Round Development Of Farmers, Fishermen

Outlook Web Bureau

It will scale up farming operations of the farmers and fishermen for better access to quality input, technology, credit and market through economies of scale.

08 December, 2020

Watch: How These Kind Kerala Fishermen Freed The Giant Whale

Outlook Web Bureau

The fishermen group not only rescue the whale shark but also helped it get back to the sea.

09 November, 2020

Vaiko Urges Modi To Request Lankan Authorities To Return TN Fishermen's Boats


Vaiko has claimed that during the last 4 years, Sri Lankan authorities have seized over a 100 boats belonging to TN fishermen.


15 May, 2020

Highlights: FM Announces Rs 1 Lakh Crore For Strengthening Farm Infrastructure, Rs 20,000 Crore For Fishermen

Outlook Web Bureau

The Finance Ministry is outlining India's efforts to reboot its economy that has been hit hard due to the coronavirus pandemic.

16 April, 2020

Fishing Ban Amid Corona Lockdown Dampens Mood Amongst Tamil Nadu Fishermen

G.C. Shekhar

Tamil Nadu fishermen's livelihood has been severely affected due to the Coronavirus lockdown as the government has banned fishing.

22 September, 2019

Mohammad Hussain Has Dedicated His Life To Protect Andaman's Paradise On Earth

Ashwika Kapur

The flora and fauna in Andaman's Marine National Park is declining at an alarming rate due to a rise in ocean temperature and climate change

16 January, 2019

Close To Month Since ‘Missing', Families Of 7 Fishermen Pin Hope For Their Survival

Harsha Raj Gatty

Both fishermen associations and family members of crew of ‘Suvarna Tribhuja’ have been running from pillar to post to seek help to trace them but in vain.

29 December, 2018

Tamil Nadu: Over 3,000 Fishermen Chased Away By Sri Lankan Navy Personnel

Outlook Web Bureau

The Sri Lankan Navy chased away the Tamil Nadu fishermen's 514 boats while also cutting nets of 15 boats.

21 September, 2018

6 Fishermen Electrocuted In Assam

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident happened when the 11,000-volt power line, hanging loose over the pond, touched the water.


22 August, 2018

8 Tamil Nadu Fishermen Arrested By Sri Lankan Navy

Outlook Web Bureau

On August 10, 27 fishermen from the state were arrested by the Lankan Navy on the charge of fishing in the island nation's waters.

Photo Gallery

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses at the Constitution Day Celebrations, organised by the Supreme Court, in New Delhi.


Union Minister for Law and Justice, Kiren Rijiju addresses at the Constitution Day Celebrations, organised by the Supreme Court, in New Delhi.


Players of Malaysia and Belgium vie for ball during their FIH Men's Junior World Cup 2021 hockey match at Kalinga Stadium, in Bhubaneswar.

PTI Photo

Devendra Murgaonkar and Len Doungel of Jamshedpur FC in action during match 8 of season 8 of Indian Super League played between FC Goa and Jamshedpur FC, at the GMC Bambolim stadium in Goa.


Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav acknowledges greetings of supporters during the 'Bahujan Mahapanchayat' rally on the Constituency Day, in Lucknow. Former MP Savitri Bai Phule is also seen.

PTI Photo

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An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

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Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh