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Centuries-old 'Chinese' fishing tradition fades on Indian shores

Centuries-old 'Chinese' fishing tradition fades on Indian shores

(AFP) - Tugging ropes and bellowing chants, five men hoist from the water a huge spidery frame gripping a web of fishing net -- a centuries-old custom on the southern Indian coast.Two of the team bound down a rickety platform to scoop up the catch, which is once again meagre: a few silvery fish tangled in weed and a scuttling small…