He said his party chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa had written a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking his immediate intervention as these fishermen were residents of Kanyakumari, Ramanathapuram and Nagapattinam districts. India’s AIADMK, led by J. Jayalalithaa today demanded urgent steps by the Indian government to secure the release of Indian fishermen from Iran and Sri Lanka.Raising the issue in the Lok Sabha during the ‘Zero Hour’, AIADMK leader M Thambidurai asked the government to take steps to secure the release and repatriation of 16 Tamil Nadu fishermen languishing in a jail in Iran. Thambidurai also said that Sri Lankan navy had last month entered into Indian territorial waters and arrested 26 fishermen and sought steps to secure their release too, the Press Trust of India reported.
With IFK Kristianstad win over PICK Szeged and RK PPD Zagreb first season triumph in EHF Champions League Preliminary Round, against Rhein Neckar Lowen 30:26 (17:13) last night at Arena Zagreb, the race for the last TOP 16 ticket became more interesting.The Croatian champions showed the best performance in current season to easily beat German champions.PPD ZAGREB – RHEIN NECKAR LÖWEN 30:26 (17:13)PPD ZAGREB: Skok 4 saves, Kastelic 5 saves; Ž. Marković 2, Mrakovčić, Lučin, Kontrec 1, Vori, D. Marković, Horvat 8 (5), Šušnja 3, J. Valčić 3, T. Valčić, Ravnić 1, Hrstić 3, Vuglač 4, Bičanić 5. Trener Zlatko Saračević.RHEIN NECKAR LÖWEN: Appelgren 1 save, Palicka 6 saves; Schmid 4, Sigurdsson 9 (3), Radivojević, Baena 1, Tollbring, Mensah 2, Pekeler 4, Groetzki 1, Trost, Reinkind 3, Taleski 2, Guardiola , Petersson. Trener Nikolaj Jacobsen. ← Previous Story DRAW WITH RUSSIA: Norway win Mobelringen Cup 2017 Next Story → Men’s EHF Cup 2017/2018 Groups decided