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Coimbatore group to help MSMEs shift to e-vehicle sector

Society formed to organise B2B meetings, set up facilities and share knowledge With e-mobility getting a push through government schemes and policies and manufacturers working on e-vehicles, thousands of Micro, Small, and Medium-scale Enterprises (MSMEs) in the State that supply components to the automobile sector need to look at opportunities in the e-vehicle sector, as […]

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A police booth that is of little help

Shortage of staff and limited space inside this facility in Thirumullaivoyal are reasons why residents want it closed It is less than a year after it was opened, the police booth near Vaishnavi temple at Vaishnavi Nagar in Thirumullaivoyal and it now always seen locked. The reason cited for this is lack of staff to […]

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Pune-based Arka serves healthy juices to stay fit

Rohit Hardikar and Prashant Niranjan met in Brazil while working for the same company. Being vegetarians, it was hard for them to find food in the midst of meat, the salads and juices were too bland for their Indian palate. “We started adapting to the salads and juices and these changed our lifestyle. It made […]

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‘Baseline surveys will help industry’

Skill resource needed for technical textiles: Textiles Secretary Baseline surveys of the textile sector will reflect the real needs of the industry, and the industry should help in the conduct of such surveys, Raghavendra Singh, Secretary, Union Ministry of Textiles, said here on Wednesday. Inaugurating an investors conclave on technical textiles, organised by the Indian […]

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Transgenders to manage help desk for voters

In the upcoming Lok Sabha election, members of the transgender community are not only going to cast their first votes as the ‘third gender’, they are also actively creating awareness about election procedure. Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Teeka Ram Meena on Friday inaugurated a help desk near the south gate of the Secretariat which will […]

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‘Hindutva’ will help BJP win coastal LS seats: Mendon

Lalaji R. Mendon, Kaup MLA, said on Friday that the fishermen community in the three coastal districts had always believed in ‘Hindutva’ and supported the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the parliamentary elections barring a couple of times when there was confusion in the party. Addressing presspersons here, Mr. Mendon said that even in the […]