Plywood unit in Keezhillam gutted

The officers said the loss was pegged at around Rs 5 crore.

published on : 4th December 2022

Julia Reichert, Oscar-winning documentarian, dies at 76

Throughout her career, Reichert made sure to pass on her wisdom to others, teaching film at Wright State University from 1985 through 2016 and writing a book about self-distribution. 

published on : 3rd December 2022

Two sepoys injured in fire at cordite factory in Nilgiris

As per Aravankadu police, around 11 am on Thursday, fire broke out in the motor transport section of the factory. Two sepoys who were engaged in welding work suffered injuries.

published on : 25th November 2022

Foxconn apologises after protests over pay and conditions at China iPhone factory

Hundreds of workers marched in Zhengzhou -- dubbed "iPhone City" as the world's biggest producer of the smartphone -- with some clashing with riot police and personnel in hazmat suits.

published on : 24th November 2022

Protests erupt at Apple's largest iPhone factory in China

Video from a separate Livestream showed dozens of workers at night confronting a row of police officers and a police vehicle with flashing lights, shouting: "Defend our rights! Defend our rights!"

published on : 23rd November 2022

38 killed in fire at industrial wholesale factory in China, violation of safety measures found

Industrial accidents are common in China due to weak safety standards and corruption among officials tasked with enforcing them.

published on : 22nd November 2022

TN: Eight persons injured in ordnance factory explosion

All the eight injured persons were immediately taken to various hospitals by ambulance after the explosion happened at 8.20 am in the cordite section of the unit.

published on : 19th November 2022

Apple says iPhone supplies hurt by anti-virus curbs in China

Last week, access to the industrial zone where the factory is located was suspended for one week following a surge in infections in Zhengzhou and the departure of workers from the factory.

published on : 7th November 2022

China closes zone around iPhone factory after virus cases

The ruling Communist Party is enforcing a “Zero COVID” policy that has closed areas throughout China for weeks to try to isolate every case.

published on : 3rd November 2022

China closes zone around iPhone factory after virus cases

The ruling Communist Party is enforcing a "Zero COVID" policy that has closed areas throughout China for weeks to try to isolate every case.

published on : 2nd November 2022

Two dead, 18 injured in Narela slipper factory fire in Delhi; owner on the run

Those injured are shifted to hospitals. Two people have been declared dead,” a senior police officer said.

published on : 2nd November 2022

After workers flee Covid outbreak, China iPhone factory quadruples bonuses for those who stay

China is the last major economy committed to a zero-Covid strategy, persisting with snap lockdowns, mass testing and lengthy quarantines in a bid to stamp out emerging outbreaks.

published on : 1st November 2022

INTERVIEW| Freddie Highmore: ‘The world is inherently good’

The Good Doctor returns with its sixth season and protagonist Freddie Highmore gets chatty with us on the nuances of the show, why talking about autism is important and more... | By Romal Laisram

published on : 1st November 2022

China Covid curbs disrupt production at world's biggest iPhone factory

There were signs of further tightening in Beijing, with the capital's Universal Resort theme park saying on Wednesday that it had "closed temporarily... to implement epidemic control requirements".

published on : 28th October 2022

Three workers killed, 12 injured in blast at chemical factory in Palghar's Tarapur MIDC

A total of 18 employees were working at the factory when the blast occurred, senior inspector of Boisar police station Pradeep Kasbe said.

published on : 27th October 2022

Over 28 tons of fake cumin seeds seized from Delhi factory bust

He was running the factory making fake cumin seeds by using grass, jaggery vinegar and stone powder, police officials said.

published on : 21st October 2022

‘Sweet scents’ of yore linger at Tatapuram in Kerala

Place names often carry stories of historical significance.

published on : 18th October 2022

Southern Railway gets Vande Bharat rake, to be flagged off by PM on November 10

Four years after Integral Coach Factory (ICF), Chennai, rolled out the first rake of the semi-high-speed train set Vande Bharat, Southern Railway was allotted its first rake.

published on : 15th October 2022

Haryana govt halts all drug production at factory linked to Gambia deaths

"Taking cognisance of this, the state government has ordered that all drug production at this unit be stopped with immediate effect," Vij told PTI over phone.

published on : 12th October 2022

Govt panel formed to study WHO report on deaths of 66 Gambian kids linked to 4 Indian syrups

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation took up the matter immediately with the Haryana State Regulatory Authority, under whose jurisdiction the drug manufacturing unit is located.

published on : 12th October 2022
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