January 9, 2012
Cyclone ‘Thane' and the Pulicat boat tragedy have turned the spotlight on their lives
December 14, 2011
The construction of the fisheries heritage village proposed to be developed at Poyya near Kodungallur will be inaugurated on February 4. A high level conference of officials and people’s...
November 27, 2011
A fisherman on board a fibre boat drowned at rough sea while returning to the shore after two days of fishing here on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as P. Suresh (48) from Ernak...
October 29, 2011
As part of deal to end the discarding of edible fish at sea, she says some species should go to charities.
September 3, 2011
A workshop for farmers on biofloc-based shrimp culture, which has got several advantages and weeding out practical difficulties being faced by the agriculturists was held at the Fisheries College,...
August 19, 2011
The Kerala High Court on Friday adjourned to next week the hearing on a petition filed by the Seafood Exporters Association of India seeking a directive to India Gateway Terminal Private Ltd, oper...
August 7, 2011
Fishermen who set out to sea from several locations in the district on Saturday returned with shredded nets and little or no catch. Shoals of puffer fish prowling the coastal waters are wreaking h...
July 24, 2011
A large number of fish were found dead in the Hebbal lake here on Friday night. The fish, including varieties such as katla, rohu, common carp and grass carp, were being reared by...
July 15, 2011
Japan and 20 other pro-whaling nations staged a walk-out at the International Whaling Commission, blocking a proposal to vote on a whaling sanctuary in the southern Atlantic and forcing the...
July 4, 2011
Sri Lankan Navy on Monday detained 14 fishermen from Tamil Nadu for allegedly fishing in their waters but freed them hours later on sighting an Indian Navy vessel near the International Mari...
January 6, 2012
The Government would open 20 modern fish markets in association with the National Fisheries Development Board in the State this year and the board would sanction Rs 50 crore for the project, said...
December 6, 2011
Fisheries have emerged as an important economic activity that makes a substantial contribution to nutritional needs, employment generation and foreign exchange earnings in India. In recent times, f...
November 4, 2011
The Fishery Survey of India (FSI) provided the general public an opportunity to take a peek at its activities, including visits to its trawlers, as part of its open house held on Thursday. ...
September 4, 2011
Members of various societies from the fishermen community attended a meet in the city on Saturday to receive loans without providing security. The disbursal letters for the loans, given by V...
August 31, 2011
K. Saseendran of Vengappaly in Wayanad district has won the State award for freshwater aquaculture this year.
K.V. Rameshan of Kannur won the award for brackish water prawn farming and P....
August 14, 2011
About 2,000 fishermen who ventured out to sea in 511 boats were reportedly prevented from fishing near Katchatheevu by Sri Lankan navy personnel, who also took away their catch.
July 28, 2011
Underlining the importance of political commitment to improve fisheries and quicken aqua-culture development in the region, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa suggested the creation of a Commo...
July 20, 2011
Guppies and Angels, two popular aquarium fish varieties, are scripting new trends in ornamental fish trade.The Kerala Aqua Ventures International Limited (KAVIL), a Kerala government initia...
July 13, 2011
A technique developed by the Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture, Chennai, will help the State meet the table demand. »
June 29, 2011
An awareness programme on Best Management Practices in shrimp culture was organised by the Central Institute of Brackish Water Aquaculture (CIBA), Chennai, at Avarikadu village in Thalainayar rece...