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Apple’s Move On Supplier Foxconn’s Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Apple’s Move On Supplier Foxconn’s Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

Apple supplier Foxconn Technology Group today said it is restructuring its local management team, after the recent mass food-poisoning incident at Tamil Nadu’s Sriperumbudur factory’s offsite dormitory facility. An Apple spokesperson said Foxconn’s Sriperumbudur facility is placed on probation. In a statement today, Foxconn said that all employees will continue to be paid while necessary [...]

December 29, 2021 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple’s Move On Supplier Foxconn’s Tamil Nadu Unit In Food Poisoning Row

To simplify syllabus, Tamil Nadu scraps language paper-II for higher secondary exams

To simplify syllabus, Tamil Nadu scraps language paper-II for higher secondary exams

In order to simplify the state higher secondary (HSc) syllabus, the school education department on Monday issued an order to abolish Tamil and English language papers – II. The order means that from this academic year, students will write only six papers for HSc board examinations instead of eight. The state government said this was [...]

June 13, 2018 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on To simplify syllabus, Tamil Nadu scraps language paper-II for higher secondary exams

Cyclone Vardah likely to cross Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh coasts today

Cyclone Vardah likely to cross Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh coasts today

Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh are on high alert as the severe cyclonic storm, Vardah over west central and adjoining southwest Bay of Bengal moved further nearly west-southwest-wards and lay centred at about 180 km east-northeast of Chennai and 250 km east-southeast of Nellore according to Cyclone Warning Centre in Visakhapatnam. As the cyclone advances, [...]

December 12, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Cyclone Vardah likely to cross Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh coasts today

Tamil Nadu on edge after rumours over Jayalalithaa’s health

Tamil Nadu on edge after rumours over Jayalalithaa’s health

Six-time Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa’s life hung in the balance on Monday, with doctors putting her on life support after a near-fatal cardiac arrest that briefly triggered rumours of her death. Hundreds of police held back emotional supporters of the 68-year-old former film star when they tried to break through the barricades outside [...]

December 5, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Tamil Nadu on edge after rumours over Jayalalithaa’s health

Madras HC directs Tamil Nadu govt to provide details on Jayalalithaa’s health

Madras HC directs Tamil Nadu govt to provide details on Jayalalithaa’s health

Official release with regard to the health condition of Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who has been undergoing treatment at a hospital since 22 September, will reduce the anxiety of the people, the Madras High Court observed on Tuesday while asking the government to get back on the issue by Wednesday. The oral observation was made [...]

October 4, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Madras HC directs Tamil Nadu govt to provide details on Jayalalithaa’s health

Inform about Jayalalithaa’s health before Thursday: HC tells Tamil Nadu govt

Inform about Jayalalithaa’s health before Thursday: HC tells Tamil Nadu govt

A shroud of secrecy surrounding Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa’s health may lift soon as the Madras high court ordered the state government to inform it about the ailing leader’s condition before Thursday. “AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa is holding public office, and therefore her state of health must be clarified by government officials before [...]

October 4, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Inform about Jayalalithaa’s health before Thursday: HC tells Tamil Nadu govt

As it happened: Tamil Nadu bandh passes off peacefully

As it happened: Tamil Nadu bandh passes off peacefully

The dawn-to-dusk Tamil Nadu bandh on Friday on the Cauvery issue called by associations of farmers and traders passed off peacefully even as opposition leaders, including the DMK’s M.K. Stalin and Kanimozhi, courted arrest while leading protest demonstrations in various parts of the State. The day was marked by a slew of agitations, attempts to [...]

September 16, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on As it happened: Tamil Nadu bandh passes off peacefully