Manesar

  • Six injured in Gurgaon factory fire 06-04-2014 08:16 PM

    New Delhi: Six people were injured in a fire in a sprawling factory at the Industrial Model Township (IMT) in Manesar, near Gurgaon on Sunday. Half-a-dozen people, including fire fighters, were injured in the blaze with smoke rising that could be seen at a distance. So far, no casualty has...
  • Maruti Suzuki's quarterly profit triples 28-10-2013 05:46 PM

    India's biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd beat analyst estimates by nearly tripling its quarterly net profit, helped by cost cuts and a positive foreign exchange impact. The profit jumped mainly because Maruti Suzuki India Ltd's Manesar factory suffered a breakdown in labour relations in July last year, which led...
  • Gurgaon: 62 acquitted in Honda mobike plant violance case 25-09-2013 11:05 AM

    Gurgaon: A Gurgaon court on Tuesday acquitted all the 62 people, including office bearers of the workers union, of attempt to murder and other charges related to the 2005 violence at Honda Scooters and Motorcycles unit in Manesar. Additional Session Judge Falit Sharma acquitted all the accused as the Haryana...
  • Colleague rapes 22-year old girl at an office party in Gurgaon 22-09-2013 09:05 PM

    Manesar: A 22-year-old woman was on Sunday allegedly raped by her colleague in Manesar near Gurgaon. The incident took place when the survivor was at a party in a posh hotel in Manesar. The woman was allegedly attacked and raped after the party. The Gurgaon police has arrested the accused...
  • Maruti Suzuki August sales up 61 % 02-09-2013 12:34 PM

    Country's largest car-maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Monday reported 61.24 per cent increase in total sales in August at 87,323 units as against 54,154 units in the same month last year. The company said its domestic sales increased by 51.6 per cent during the month to 76,018 units as...
  • 147 Maruti workers to face murder trial for violence at Manesar car plant last year 23-08-2013 08:51 AM

    A Gurgaon court on Thursday framed murder charges against 147 jailed Maruti workers allegedly involved in the July 18, 2012 violence at Manesar car plant that left a company executive dead and 100 others injured, said a lawyer. All the accused would be tried for murder. The next proceeding in...
  • Man arrested in connection with Maruti executive's killing 27-07-2013 05:11 AM

    A man, allegedly involved in the murder of a senior executive of carmaker Maruti's Manesar plant in Gurgaon in July 2012, has been arrested, police said on Friday. According to police, Pradeep Gurjar, against whom a case relating to the incident is pending in Manesar, was arrested from Kela godown...
  • Manesar: Maruti's sacked workers to hold protest today 18-07-2013 08:07 AM

    Gurgaon: Nearly 250 workers, who were terminetd from Maruti Suzuki's Manesar facility on July 18, 2012, are likely to stage protest in collaboration with local trade union bodies. The protesters would demand the release of their jailed colleagues. Violence had erupted on July 18 last year after a suspended Maruti...
  • Maruti cuts diesel engine production by one-third: sources 08-07-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki has shut its third shift (Shift C) at its engine plant in Manesar due to low demand. It has cut its production to align with the demand. Maruti has now cut its diesel engine production by one-third, according to sources. With the third shift shutting down,...
  • Maruti shares down nearly 3 pc in early trade 07-06-2013 11:12 AM

    Mumbai: Shares of car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Friday fell by nearly 3 per cent in early morning trade amid a one day production shut-down at its two plants at Gurgaon and Manesar on Friday ahead of a six-day scheduled maintenance closure later this month. After making a weak...
  • Maruti production plants at Gurgaon, Manesar shut for a day today 07-06-2013 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: Falling sales have forced the country's largest car maker Maruti Udyog to announce a one-day shutdown on Friday of its production facilities in Manesar and Gurgaon. This is the first time Maruti has shut down its diesel car production at Manesar. The company said that it needs to...
  • Maruti to shut 2 production plants for a day as diesel car sales dip 06-06-2013 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: Falling car sales have forced Maruti Udyog to shut down its Gurgaon and Manesar plants for a day on June 7. Maruti will shut down production at the two plants as demand for diesel cars falls, said sources. This is the first time Maruti will shut down its...
  • UIDAI data centre to come up at Manesar 07-01-2013 03:21 AM

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  • Haryana government is shielding Robert Vadra: BJP 27-10-2012 03:41 PM

    It wasn't just Haryana where Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra went on a land buying spree between 2008 and 2011. At least 20 plots measuring over 770 hectares were picked up by Vadra's firms in Bikaner, months after the Ashok Gehlot government assumed power in the state. According...
  • IAC protesters were mostly sacked Maruti workers: Haryana minister 22-10-2012 10:50 PM

    Chandigarh: Haryana Parliamentary Affairs Minister Randeep Surjewala on Monday claimed that the India Against Corruption (IAC) workers who protested outside the Delhi residence of Lok Sabha MP Deepender Hooda were "mostly workers dismissed by Maruti Udyog" following the recent violence at Manesar. "The action of the protesters breaking police barriers...
  • A guide to the perplexed at Maruti Suzuki

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    Maruti Suzuki chairman RC Bhargava was perplexed at the company's shareholders' meeting on 28 August. He said he could not understand the rage behind the...

  • Maruti strike leader takes Rs 40 lakh, leaves job 04-11-2011 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India broke months of strike by workers at the Manesar plant on Friday. The strike leader has left the company after taking Rs 40 lakh in settlement. Thirty union leaders left the company with the strike leader. The Manesar plant was rolling about 1,200 cars every...
  • Maruti Suzuki sales down 53 pc in October 01-11-2011 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: The country's largest car-maker Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reported a 53.25 per cent fall in sales in October to 55,595 units due to labour unrest at its Manesar plant, which severely affected production. The company had sold 1,18,908 units in the same month last year, Maruti Suzuki...
  • Normal production at Manesar by Dec-end: Maruti 31-10-2011 02:06 PM

    New Delhi: Hit by repeated incidents of labour unrest, Maruti Suzuki India expects car production at its Manesar plant to reach normal levels only by the end of December this year. Speaking to analysts on Monday, a Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) spokesperson said the company was ramping up output at...
  • Strike at Maruti Suzuki Manesar plant ends 21-10-2011 05:26 AM

    New Delhi: The 14-day-long strike at Maruti Suzuki India's Manesar's plant was called off on Friday morning following a tripartite agreement between the management, workers and the Haryana Government. As part of the agreement, the management agreed to take back 64 permanent workers but another 30 will remain suspended. It...
  • Maruti deadlock: Workers pushed too hard? 20-10-2011 09:14 AM

    Manesar: Sushil Kumar, 28, has been working with Maruti for the last 5 years. Its been difficult he admits, claiming that working conditions are not the best and salaries are deducted even for earned leave. Which is why, they had no option but to protest. Kumar said, "Maruti Worker Permanent...
  • Maruti Suzuki blames young workers for strike 18-10-2011 03:24 PM

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday admitted that the company needs to learn how to deal with a young workforce as it grapples with frequent labour issues at its Manesar plant. The company, which has witnessed three prolonged labour issues at the plant this year, including the ongoing strike,...
  • Maruti impasse: Workers-management talks today 18-10-2011 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: The strike at Maruti's Manesar plant entered its twelfth day on Tuesday. The management and workers are expected to meet for a round of talks, in a bid to end the deadlock. The Haryana government is still trying to broker peace. The CPI(M) joined the protests at Maruti's...
  • Maruti's Manesar plant resumes partial production 17-10-2011 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: The strike at Maruti Suzuki India's (MSI) Manesar plant entered its 11th day on Monday, with workers protesting outside the factory premises, but the company said it has resumed partial production at the plant. The company also said production at its main plant at Gurgaon has been resumed...
  • Maruti standoff: Workers-management talks today 17-10-2011 09:06 AM

    Gurgaon: The management and the workers at the Manesar plant of Maruti are likely to meet for a round of talks on Monday. The talks are being held in bid to end the 11-day long deadlock between the sides. Meanwhile, the Haryana government has been making attempts to broker peace....
  • Suzuki Motorcycle striking workers vacate plants 15-10-2011 12:33 PM

    Manesar: The workers on strike at Suzuki Powertrain India Ptd (SPIL) and Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt Ltd (SMIPL) vacated factory premises on Saturday morning, following an order from the Haryana government. The workers at the two companies have been on strike since October 7 in support of their colleagues who...
  • Day 9: Maruti workers protest outside 100 metres 15-10-2011 07:41 AM

    New Delhi: The strike by Maruti workers at its Manesar plant entered its 9th day on Saturday. The workers have now agreed to abide by the Punjab and Haryana High Court order to protest at least 100 metres outside the factory walls. The company on Friday also suspended production at...
  • Maruti workers defy HC, protest within 100 metres 14-10-2011 10:09 AM

    New Delhi: The labour agitation at the Maruti plant in Manesar has intensified in its day 8 on Friday as workers have defied the Punjab and Haryana High Court order by protesting within 100 metres of the plant. The Punjab and Haryana High Court had asked the workers to keep...
  • Strike at Maruti's Manesar unit enters 8th day 14-10-2011 06:36 AM

    New Delhi: The strike by workers at Maruti Suzuki India's Manesar plant entered its eighth day on Friday with no sign of an end despite the Haryana government declaring it illegal on Thursday. The strike got a moral booster as trade unions and workers from in and around Manesar officially...