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Lockout called off temporarily

SIVAKASI: After a period of 10 days that brought Sivakasi to a standstill, firework manufacturers on Wednesday withdrew their lockout and decided to open their units from Thursday. A P Selvaraj, president of Tamil Nadu Nadu Fireworks and Amorces ... Times of India, 4 hours ago
3L workers face job loss in Sivakasi Times of India, 1 week ago

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Eerie silence engulfs Sivakasi as fireworks manufacturers shut shop

Vaiko expresses solidarity to save units from China threat The countrys bustling cracker capital, Sivakasi, went into silent mode on Tuesday as hundreds of fireworks units observed bandh protesting against the Chinese intrusion and abnormal increase in ...
 The Hindu1 day ago Lockout of firework units hits supply to Kerala  Times of India2 days ago Fireworks factories begin indefinite strike  New Kerala1 week ago PTI - FIREWORKS - Fire works factories to go on indefinite fast from tomorrow  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago

24-hour general strike impacts normal life in Sivakasi

SIVAKASI: The buzzing Sivakasi town in Virudhunagar district came to a standstill on Tuesday as the 24-hour general strike called by the associations came into force. Altogether, 25 associations in Sivakasi including those belonging to the plastic ...
 Times of India1 day ago Bandh affects normal life in Sivakasi  New Kerala1 day ago

Vaiko meets protesting fireworks owners

Sivakasi: MDMK Chief Vaiko, who is contesting the April 24 Lok Sabha polls from Virudhunagar, on Tuesday met the owners of fireworks units who were on relay fast and indefinite strike demanding a ban on import of crackers from China and reduction in ...
 ZeeNews.com1 day ago PTI - FIREWORKS - Vaiko meets protesting fireworks owners  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago
Business Standard

Firecracker industry in Sivakasi shuts doors to protest against fee hike

Thousands of units at Sivakasi, hub of India's fire cracking industry, have gone on an indefinite strike against the steep increase in the licence fee for manufacturing explosives. They also cited the government's inability to arrest the Chinese ...
 Smart Investor1 week ago Sivakasi fires against fee hike, Chinese imports  Business Standard1 week ago

Loyola College gets status of excellence

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has certified Loyola College, Chennai, and Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College, Sivakasi, as 'College of Excellence.' The certification, for a period of five years till 2019, comes with a grant of Rs. 2 crore for ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
New Indian Express

PTI - CRACKER - Woman dies of explosion in crackers unit

CRACKER - Woman dies of explosion in crackers unit Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Sivakasi, Mar 18 (PTI) An elderly woman was killed in an explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit at a nearby village today, police said. 70-year old Subbammal of ...
 Namibia Press Agency4 weeks ago Woman killed in Sivakasi cracker unit fire  The Hindu4 weeks ago Sivakasi cracker unit blast claims man's life  Times of India2 months ago One killed in Sivakasi cracker unit fire  The Hindu2 months ago

Poll orders dry up at printing hub

Any election meant big business for the printing units in Sivakasi till a few years back. Political parties contesting the polls used to give orders at these units for printing wall posters, pamphlets and handbooks for electioneering. Though ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
The Hindu

We cared for Virudhunagar: Jayalalithaa

The Hindu AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa at an election rally in Tiruthangal near Sivakasi in Virudhunagar district on Friday. Photo: S. James INFOGRAPHIC TOPICS The Chief Minister was campaigning at Tiruthangal for the upcoming Lok ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Students resort to road roko for additional bus service

A day after polytechnic student was run over by a bus, about 500 students resorted to a road roko agitation on the Sivakasi-Virudhunagar Road at Sivakasi, here demanding additional bus service on the route to cater to the needs of public,today.
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago
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