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Mom, daughter attempt self-immolation in front of EPS and OPS in Sivakasi
India Today

Mom, daughter attempt self-immolation in front of EPS and OPS ...

The two women poured kerosene over themselves and threatened to self immolate in front of the Tamil Nadu chief minister and deputy chief minister. India Today, 3 weeks ago

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Blue Whale Challenge fail: Sivakasi teen tries to slit throat, survives

The 19-year-old confessed to have been playing the Blue Whale Challenge game. October 14, 2017 | UPDATED 12:26 IST Admitted with multiple cut wounds all over his arms and a deep wound on his neck, it was not difficult for authorities to know that 19-year-old ...
 India Today1 month ago
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Firecracker industry fears Rs 1,000 crore, massive layoffs after SC ban

Firecracker makers in the town of Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu which supplies 85 percent of the total firecrackers sold in the country are worried as other states might emulate the Apex Court’s order.
 Money Control1 month ago

Deepavali celebrated with fervour in TN

Deepavali, the festival of lights, was celebrated with traditional fervour and joy across Tamil Nadu today.Sporting bright new clothes, people, especially children, celebrated the festival by bursting crackers, exchanged greetings and sweets with neighbours ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Rain, GST dampen firecracker sales in city

Incessant rain and high prices following the introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) have dampened the sale of firecrackers this year in Bengaluru. Although, no trader has revealed how much of their business is affected due to rain and GST, most of the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Majority in Delhi welcomes ban on firecrackers: Assocham

Majority of working professionals in the Delhi-NCR region have supported the Supreme Court's order to ban sale of firecrackers, industry body Assocham today claimed. "Majority of right-minded people in Delhi-NCR feel that no source of pollution is too small ...
 DNA1 month ago To ban or not to ban: Metros react to prohibition on crackers  Business Standard1 month ago Delhi firecracker sellers see Diwali going up in smoke  Rediff.com1 month ago Our Diwali going up in smoke: shopkeepers after cracker ban  Deccan Herald1 month ago

'Bursting crackers on one day won't raise pollution to alarming levels'

'Last year, Diwali came in November when winter had set in, when there was high humidity and fog in the air.''But this year Diwali has come in October and there is no high humidity in the air.' On Monday, October 19, barely 10 days ahead of Diwali, the Supreme Court banned the sale of fireworks in Delhi and the National Capital Region till November 1, casting a pall of gloom on the fireworks industry that lights up during Diwali. The ban covers both the sale and bursting of firecrackers in ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Selling crackers, not nukes: Shopkeepers react to SC order

IMAGE: People buying fire-crackers near Jama Masjid in old Delhi on Monday. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo News of the Supreme Court order decreeing a cracker-free Diwali this year spread like the proverbial wildfire through wholesale markets in New Delhi on Monday, uniting shopkeepers big and small in their anger and dismay. With losses running into crores, their Diwali was going up in smoke, said shopkeepers in Sadar Bazar and Jama Masjid, two of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

TN nurse to be Canada's consul general in B'luru for a day

She braved many odds and surmounted many challenges to become a nurse. Now, she will perform a dream role — Consul General of Canada in Bengaluru for a day — on October 10. Jayanthi G was among nine girls interviewed from non-governmental ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Fireworks sales down by 30 per cent due to GST

Diwali is only a couple of weeks away, but firework sales are down by 30 per cent this festive season. The manufacturers in Tamil Nadu's Sivakasi, the fireworks hub of India, attributed the fall in the production and sales to the negative impact of ...
 DNA1 month ago
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