You are here:
Sivakasi
#Sivakasi
Get Alerts

Articles

View all

Why those deathly crackers in the festival of light

Nov 11, 2012

Why those deathly crackers in the festival of light

Records across India show that every Diwali presence of suspended particles in the air shoots up by 90-150 percent, reducing visibility and suffocating us. #ThatsJustWrong #Diwali #Smog #Sivakasi
Three charred to death in fire at Sivakasi firecracker unit

Sep 28, 2012

Three charred to death in fire at Sivakasi firecracker unit

Three persons were today charred to death and an equal number suffered burns in a fire mishap at an illegal cottage fireworks unit, barely three weeks after a devastating blaze in a cracker unit claimed 39 lives. #Tamil Nadu #NewsTracker #Firecracker #Sivakasi
Sivakasi fire: NHRC seeks report from Tamil Nadu

Sep 07, 2012

Sivakasi fire: NHRC seeks report from Tamil Nadu

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today sought a report from the Tamil Nadu government on the Sivakasi fire tragedy that claimed 39 lives. #NewsTracker #NHRC #Sivakasi fire
Sivakasi fire: a result of Indians greed for cheap fireworks?

Sep 07, 2012

Sivakasi fire: a result of Indians greed for cheap fireworks?

Does India need a new generation of regulatory bodies to handle industrial safety to prevent such instances in the future? #Sunita Narain #VideoViews #Sivakasi fire #Fire crackers
Eleven arrested for Sivakasi fireworks factory blaze

Sep 06, 2012

Eleven arrested for Sivakasi fireworks factory blaze

Police in southern India arrested 11 employees of a fireworks factory on Thursday, a day after a massive blaze at the facility killed 40 workers and injured 60 others. #Tamil Nadu #NewsTracker #Sivakasi fire