Tamil Nadu faces worst drought in 140 years, Chennai drinking water supply restricted by 50%

Tamil Nadu faces worst drought in 140 years, Chennai drinking water supply restricted by 50%

Chennai is facing an acute crisis of drinking water since past few months. 

Jun 26, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Neyveli begins talks with unions after employees go on strike

"The management of the company has already commenced negotiations with the recognised unions and conciliation proceedings before the Regional Labour Commissioner is in process," Neyveli Lignite Corporation said in a BSE filing.

Jul 21, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

35 held for violence as CISF men taken off duty in mine II

A day after violence rocked the lignite town of Neyveli following killing of a man in firing by a CISF constable, the central force was temporarily taken off duty in Mine II of NLC complex even as the one-day strike by over 20,000 employees hit mining activities Tuesday.

Mar 18, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

Neyveli Lignite misses Q2 capex target of Rs 1,067 crore

State-owned Nevyeli Lignite Corporation has spent just about Rs 795.93 crore on capex during the July-September quarter, as against the target of Rs 1,106.57 crore.

Nov 28, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

Neyveli's wind power proj may be commissioned by next year

"The project is scheduled to be commissioned in June 2014," according to a source.

Sep 26, 2013, 18:43 PM IST

NLC strike enters 3rd day; power generation hit

An indefinite strike by Neyveli Lignite workers against a government plan to sell a stake in the state-owned company entered its third day Friday, leading to a drop in lignite production and electricity generation.

Jul 05, 2013, 18:01 PM IST

Contract workers taken into custody

Police said contract workers along with their family members took out a procession and when they tried to picket it they were taken into custody.

May 30, 2012, 16:00 PM IST

Jaya to lead dharna at Neyveli on `unannounced` power cuts

Leader of the Opposition and AIADMK
General Secretary Jayalalithaa today said she would lead a
dharna at Neyveli on April 18 over the `unannounced power
cuts` in the state.

Apr 08, 2010, 20:57 PM IST

Neyveli to venture into power generation, mining industry

Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) on Wednesday said that it proposed to venture into power generation and mining industries business.

Dec 30, 2009, 16:11 PM IST