Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Hundreds of students in medical colleges run by the Employees of State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) are facing an uncertain future after the Union Labour Ministry's recent decision to exit the field of medical education. The ESIC runs 11 medical coll...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 13, 2015
The day-long hunger strike is aimed at seeking the Tamil Nadu state government's attention.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
One person died and six other employees of the Neyveli Lignite Corporation in Neyveli sustained burns after the steam pipeline exploded due to heavy pressure today, company sources said.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 5, 2014
The union is requesting the state government to take a "firm stand" in ensuring their job security.
Sunday May 4, 2014
Nokia India employees have sought Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's intervention to resolve labour issues at the handset maker's factory here, requesting the state government to take a "firm stand" in ensuring their job security.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 4, 2014
Nokia India employees have sought Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's intervention to resolve labour issues at the handset maker's factory in Chennai, requesting the state government to take a "firm stand" in ensuring their job security.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 15, 2014
The employees on Tuesday decided to seek the intervention of Tamil Nadu government to strictly direct the management to make the VRS scheme optional.
Thursday March 27, 2014
Employees of Nokia's plant at Sriperumbudur near Chennai have decided to go on a one-day hunger strike next week, seeking job security in the wake of a deal between the Finnish handset maker and software giant Microsoft.
Thursday March 27, 2014
Employees of Nokia's manufacturing facility at Sriperumbudur near Chennai are expected to convey their stand on the uncertainty over the future of the plant on Thursday.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Nearly 8000 employees may lose their jobs if a solution is not found before Thursday in the tax evasion crisis the company is facing.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
The relay hunger strike by employees of the Airports Authority of India in Chennai protesting the Centre's move to privatise Chennai and five other airports entered the second day today.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 10, 2013
Following the hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) for central government employees, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced a 10 per cent hike in DA for state government employees, teachers, pensioners and family pensioners.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 5, 2013
The electricity employees of Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra regions of Andhra Pradesh will go on indefinite strike from Sunday to protest the central government's decision to create Telangana state.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 5, 2013
Over 1,500 employees of the Airports Authority of India today staged a protest in Chennai against the Centre's attempts to privatise airports in the country.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 3, 2013
Defying the Madras High Court orders, employees of Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) tonight launched an indefinite strike protesting the Centre's decision to disinvest five per cent of its stake in the Navaratna PSU.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 18, 2013
In a daring highway robbery, four robbers posing as police personnel on Tuesday looted Rs 58 lakh cash from two employees of a Coimbatore-based jeweller near Salem in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 2, 2013
Tamil Nadu government today announced hiking the Dearness Allowance of state government employees by eight per cent, a move that will benefit 18 lakh persons including pensioners.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday April 25, 2013
Four women employees of Axis Bank were killed in a fire accident at the bank's building in Coimbatore. The fire started on the third floor of the building at 10:15 am. Twelve fire engines were rushed to the spot and it took them two hours to douse th...
Sunday March 31, 2013
A day after the copper smelter unit of Sterlite Industries was shut down in the wake of alleged leak of noxious gas, employees of the Vedanta group company today appealed to the Tamil Nadu Government to facilitate its reopening by saying their liveli...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 7, 2012
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced a 20 per cent bonus to employees of public-sector undertakings, including electricity board, and to the Transport Corporation, costing over Rs 185 crore to the exchequer.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday July 20, 2012
A controversial circular issued by the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India asking its employees in Tamil Nadu to sign in Hindi on Mondays has come under fire. DMK Chief M Karunanidhi has condemned it. Referring to the anti-Hindi agitation in Ta...
South | Sam Daniel | Saturday June 30, 2012
It's raining goodies for government employees in Tamil Nadu as Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has hiked the health insurance cover and housing loan ceiling for the state government staff.
Chennai News | Reported by Sanjay Pinto | Tuesday May 29, 2012
Many offices in Chennai allowed employees on Tuesday to work from their homes because petrol pumps remained closed for the third day in a row. It should be back to work tomorrow for the city - Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has announced that three ship...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 19, 2012
Eight persons, including six women, were killed and 15 injured when a van collided with a private bus at Rasipuram, 27 km from Namakkal today, police said. The mishap occurred when the driver of the van lost control of the vehicle as one of the tyre...