Five Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy
Five Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday when they were allegedly fishing off Neduntheevu in their territorial waters. The naval men also seized the boat used by them and took them to Mannar naval camp in Sri Lanka, assistant director of fisheries, Manikandan said. Another group of fishermen, who were fishing near Katchatheevu were chased away at gun point by the island nation authorities following which over 50 boats returned to the shore without their catch, president of the Rameswaram Fishermen Association, S Emiret said.
Chief Justice of India, to accord senior designation to lawyers. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi said besides the CJI, the committee would include a senior most Supreme
Court judge or a high court judge, as the case may be in the committee. The bench also proposed setting up of a permanent secretariat that would collate all information of a candidate who would be considered for senior designation.