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PNS Alamgir provides medical assistance to injured fishermen 280 miles off Gwadar

PNS Alamgir provides medical assistance to injured fishermen 280 miles off Gwadar

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani Dhow (fishing boat) named AL SHAHSAR while operating 280 miles off Gwadar requested immediate/emergency medical assistance from Pakistan Navy through Joint Maritime Information & Coordination Centre (JMICC). The boat had

Pakistan frees 220 Indian fishermen

Pakistan on Sunday released 220 Indian fishermen held for trespassing into its territorial waters as a “goodwill gesture” to its nuclear-armed rival India, officials said. “We released 220 Indian fishermen today as

Pakistan arrests 38 Indian fishermen

Pakistani marine forces have arrested 38 Indian fishermen for violating territorial waters in the Arabian Sea, police said on Thursday. Pakistan’s Maritime Security Agency (MSA) detained the fishermen on Wednesday after they

Coastal villagers retreat as seas gobble land

The latest scientific report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change pointed out that at the same time as sea levels are rising, most Asian deltas are sinking due to groundwater extraction, floodplain engineering and the trapping of sediment by dams.

Pakistan detains 58 Indian fishermen

Pakistani authorities on Thursday arrested 58 Indian fishermen for allegedly violating territorial waters in the Arabian Sea. “The Maritime Security Agency arrested 58 Indian fishermen,” senior police officer Shiraz Nazir said, adding

Pakistan detains 29 Indian fishermen

Pakistan on Saturday detained 29 Indian fishermen and took five Indian fishing boats, which entered Pakistani territorial waters, into custody. A maritime security official said that the boats had entered 10 kilometres

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