Matchstick units in Gudiyatham shut as material cost burns hole

While prices are skyrocketing, the rate for the finished product remains the same. A matchbox with 30-45 sticks is still sold for `1.

published on : 16th April 2022

Meat shop owners in Delhi forced to shut down for Navratri

No official order issued; shopkeepers upset as business will go down; some say owners are being targeted because they are Muslims.

published on : 6th April 2022

Bengal bans net services on class 10 board exam days in some areas to stop cheating

The notification did not name the areas where the curb will be in force.

published on : 6th March 2022

Parts of Srinagar shutdown on JKLF founder Maqbool Bhat's death anniversary

Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front had called for a shutdown on February 9 and 11 to mark the death anniversaries of Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru and its founder Mohammad Maqbool Bhat

published on : 11th February 2022

Orissa High Court to shut down between January 13 and 18

From January 18 to February 4, the High Court will function with two division benches and seven single benches to take up only the exceptionally urgent cases, Registrar (Judicial) of the court said.

published on : 13th January 2022

Tamil Nadu sold liquor worth Rs 210 crore on eve of lockdown

Generally, the combined weekend sale of Tasmac liquor outlets on Saturday and Sunday touches Rs 300 crore on average.

published on : 9th January 2022

TN observes one-day shutdown to help tackle rising Covid cases

Health Minister Ma Subramanian, along with top civic, health and police officials made inspections here and checked the enforcement of lockdown norms. 

published on : 9th January 2022

Tamil Nadu imposes full lockdown on Sundays as Covid cases spike

The number of new Covid cases in the state jumped from 1,728 cases on Monday to 2,731 on Tuesday.

published on : 5th January 2022

Power shutdown in parts of Chennai on December 29. Here's the list of areas to be hit

Supply will be restored ahead of 2 pm if the works are completed, said TANGEDCO in a statement.

published on : 27th December 2021

'No more shutdowns': Mayor De Blasio's promise as NYC faces Covid spike

“Adamantly I feel this: No more shutdowns. We’ve been through them," de Blasio said at a virtual news conference Tuesday. "They were devastating. We can’t go through it again.”

published on : 22nd December 2021

US averts government shutdown one day ahead of deadline

With the clock ticking down to the 11:59 pm Friday deadline, the Senate voted by 69 to 28 to keep the lights on until February 18 with a resolution that had already advanced from the House.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Game over for Fortnite in China as developer pulls plug

Chinese players said they could no longer access the game on Monday, posting goodbyes on social media platform Weibo. A discussion board on the game had been viewed 470 million times.

published on : 15th November 2021

Power shutdown in parts of Chennai on September 23. Here's the list of areas to be hit

Supply will be restored ahead, if the work is completed, said Tangedco in a statement.

published on : 21st September 2021

COVID-19: What’s allowed in Odisha amid night curfew, weekend shutdown

District & municipal administration/police/govt officials on duty

published on : 16th April 2021

Internet may not be restored in Kashmir anytime soon, hint security agencies

A security official said internet services were snapped to prevent people from using social media platforms to foment trouble and violence.

published on : 23rd December 2019
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