`We have not yet been contacted by UK govt on Teeside plants`

Tata Group on Tuesday said the British government has not yet contacted it on the possible options to avoid closure of Corus steel plants in Teeside that could result in 1700 jobs losses.

Brown to talk to Tata for saving Teeside plant

British premier Gordon Brown has promised to talk to Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata as a last ditch effort to stop the Corus steel plants in Teeside from being shut down at the month end and thus save 1,700 jobs.