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Sivakasi wants firepower to fight China rockets
Business Standard

‘Sivakasi cracker units should adopt modern technology’

The firecracker industry in Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, can be made safer for the workers by modernising production and adopting safer technologies, said G Thyagarajan, former Director of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Central Leather Research ... Business Line, 1 day ago
Sivakasi wants firepower to fight China rockets Business Standard, 2 days ago

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The Hindu

Firework units to keep production going

VIRUDHNAGAR: Fireworks manufacturers in Sivakasi have announced that they keep the production going till June 1, though the talks, which were held in Delhi on April 21 between them and officials from the department of commerce and industry, did not ...
 Times of India1 day ago Eerie silence engulfs Sivakasi as fireworks manufacturers shut shop  The Hindu1 week ago Lockout of firework units hits supply to Kerala  Times of India1 week ago Firework units threaten indefinite lockout after steep hike in licence fee  Times of India3 weeks ago

Fireworks manufacturers invited for talks in Delhi

Fireworks manufacturers in Sivakasi have been invited to New Delhi for talks on April 21 with officials in the Department of Industrial Policy and to discuss the concerns raised by the cracker industry. The meeting has been arranged following the ...
 The Hindu1 day ago
The Hindu

Strong regime need of the hour: Modi

Seeking to strike a chord with the locals, Mr. Modi raised the problems faced by the firecracker industry in Sivakasi Launching a frontal attack against the Congress top brass including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Modi, Chidambaram exchange barbs  Livemint.com1 week ago Modi sharpens attack on Chidambaram  The Hindu1 week ago P. Chidambaram-Narendra Modi barbs fly in personal war of words  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago

Fireworks factories withdraw indefinite strike

After a 12-day ordeal, fireworks manufacturers in Sivakasi have withdrawn their indefinite strike and resumed production today. All the 800 licensed fireworks factories, affiliated to Tamil Nadu Fireworks and Amorces Manufacturers' Association ...
 NetIndia123.com1 week ago Lockout called off temporarily  Times of India1 week ago Fireworks factories begin indefinite strike  New Kerala2 weeks ago PTI - FIREWORKS - Fire works factories to go on indefinite fast from tomorrow  Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago

Star Campaigners in Tamil Nadu

Yechury Seeks Mandate for Third Front Govt at centre Sivakasi: Underlining the need for a change of guard at Centre, CPM politburo member Sitaram Yechury urged the people to vote for a non-Congress, non-BJP government, here on Saturday. Addressing ...
 New Indian Express5 days 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 week ago Bandh affects normal life in Sivakasi  New Kerala1 week 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 week ago PTI - FIREWORKS - Vaiko meets protesting fireworks owners  Namibia Press Agency1 week 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 Investor2 weeks ago Sivakasi fires against fee hike, Chinese imports  Business Standard2 weeks ago

3L workers face job loss in Sivakasi

VIRUDHUNAGAR: With fireworks manufacturers declaring an indefinite lockout to protest the steep hike in the licence fee for manufacturing explosives, nearly three lakh workers are staring at unemployment. For decades now, the fireworks units have ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Lockout of Sivakasi units leaves 3 lakh workers in lurch  Times of India2 weeks ago
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