TATA STEEL

  • Tata in talks to sell UK steel plants to Swiss group Klesch October 16, 2014

    Rome: Tata Steel Ltd is in talks to sell loss-making European operations including mills in northern England and Scotland to Geneva-based Klesch Group, as it battles weak prices and tentative economic recovery. Tata, Europe's second-largest steel producer, said in a statement it had agreed to negotiate with Klesch over its Long...
  • Tata in talks to sell UK steel plants to Swiss group Klesch October 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Tata Steel Ltd is in talks to sell loss-making European operations including mills in northern England and Scotland to Geneva-based Klesch Group, as it battles weak prices and tentative economic recovery. Tata, Europe's second-largest steel producer, said in a statement it had agreed to negotiate with Klesch over its Long...
  • India Inc to observe October 10 as 'Compliance' Day October 5, 2014

    Mumbai: India Inc will observe October 10 as the 'compliance day for laws', being organised as a part of the week-long series of deliberations and workshops around the across the country starting from Monday. Scoring anything short on 10 on 10 on compliance would render individual and organisations vulnerable on...
  • Sensex, Nifty flat; Reliance & Infosys up, HUL falls September 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Monday fell 29 points to end at 26,597.11 while Nifty sliped 10 points to close at 7,958.90. Earlier the market has opened on a flat note. The Sensex is up 8.81 points at 26635.13 and the Nifty is up 9.60 points at 7978.45. About 474 shares have advanced,...
  • Odisha: Tata Steel drive to combat dengue September 15, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Amid dengue scare in several parts of Odisha, Tata Steel is proactive in its coordination with government agencies to ensure hygienic and safe conditions for the dwellers in Jajpur district. "We are ensuring the best possible hygienic conditions at our site of operations at Kalinganagar which is spread over 1,700...
  • Tata Steel ferro chrome plant to start by March 2015 September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Tata Steel is setting up a 55,000 tonne per annum (TPA) ferro chrome plant at Gopalpur in Ganjam district of Odisha and its first unit is expected to start operations by March 2015. "With Gopalpur project being a top priority for the company, we are currently setting up a 55,000...
  • Tata Steel sees pickup in European steel demand August 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Tata Steel Ltd looked to reviving European demand and infrastructure investment by the Indian government to boost sales in coming quarters after posting higher sales but a drop in net profit for AprilJune on Wednesday. Net sales rose 11 percent to 361.43 billion rupees in the quarter to endJune, helped...
  • TATA Steel official killed after slipping into red hot molten iron bucket August 8, 2014

    An employee of Tata Steel was killed when he fell down to a red hot molten iron bucket in the factory in Jamshedpur on Friday. The incident took place when the victim was on night shift duty in LD2 department in the wee hours, Senior Superintendent of Police Amol V Homkar...
  • Tata Steel to cut 400 jobs in UK's South Wales July 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Tata Steel TISC.NS said on Tuesday it will cut about 400 jobs at its Port Talbot plant in South Wales, around 10 percent of the workforce, as it looks to reduce costs in order to compete more strongly in the EU's manufacturing industry. Dealing a blow to the UK government's...
  • Tata Steel observes World Environment day June 5, 2014

    Tata Steel on Thursday organized various activities supporting to mark the World Environment Day. The company has organized a string of activities across its divisions to spread awareness about environment protection, sustenance and ecoconscious growth, according to Tata Steel press release. The celebration of World Environment Day spanned across its divisions...
  • Fed up of wife's medical treatment, elderly man kills her, then commits suicide June 3, 2014

    A 72yearold man allegedly committed suicide after giving poison to his ailing wife in Bagunhatu locality in Jamshedpur, police said on Tuesday. Lakhinder Mukhi, a retired Tata Steel employee, hanged himself after making his wife, Sabitri, who was seriously ill for several months, consume Phenyle last evening, police said. Police recovered...
  • Tata Steel bags best Indian steel company award May 29, 2014

    Tata Steel has bagged the award for the best Indian steel company by USbased research firm Dun amp;amp; Bradstreet (Damp;amp;B). The award was given by Damp;amp;B post inclusion of Tata Steel in their publication 'India's Top 500 Companies 2014' and on the basis of excelling on various business and social parameters,...
  • Leopard cub dies of suffocation in Tata Steel Zoological Society May 23, 2014

    In a tragic incident, a male leopard cub, Bobby, died on Friday due to suffocation in Tata Steel Zoological Society in Jamshedpuron Friday, a Zoo official said. Bobby breathed his last around 4 PM because of sudden choking of throat due to a piece of meat, said Rajnish Kumar, a member...
  • Tata Steel donates Rs 10 lakh to Subarnarekha Burning Ghat May 22, 2014

    Tata Steel on Thursday donated a sum of Rs 10 lakh to Subarnarekha Burning Ghat, a nonprofit organization providing funeral facility for the residents of the steel city. Aimed at upgradation of the existing antipollution units, the private steel major already donated Rs 49 lakh towards installation of third Electric Furnace...
  • First batch of Tata Steel-run ITI secures placements April 21, 2014

    The first batch of 14 students, post successful completion of one-year course on mason training at the Tata Steel-run ITI, Tamar, near Ranchi, has secured placements in various companies from across Jharkhand including Ranchi. According to a company release, the placement package ranges from Rs 6,000 to Rs 7,800 per month. The...
  • Tata Steel produces record hot metal, crude steel in FY14 April 1, 2014

    Tata Steel in 2013-14 has achieved a record production of Hot Metal and Crude Steel as well as saleable steel, a senior official of the company said on Tuesday. The Hot Metal and Crude Steel production of 9.90 million tonnes (MT), up 11.74 per cent year-on-year and 9.15 MT, up 12.55...
  • Ex-Tata Steel VP Niroop Kumar Mahanty joins Jharkhand Mukti Morcha March 15, 2014

    A former vice-president of Tata Steel on Saturday joined the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM). Niroop Kumar Mahanty, who had retired as vice-president (Human Resources) of Tata Steel, was introduced to the media by JMM chief Shibu Soren and his Chief Minister son Hemant Soren in Ranchi while welcoming him to the...
  • Tata Steel officer shot at by unidentified assailants, critical March 11, 2014

    An officer of Tata Steel was shot at and critically injured by unknown gunmen near former Chief Minister Arjun Munda's house at Ghorabandha in Jamshedpur, the police said on Tuesday. The officer Ratnesh Raj is a manager of Equipment Maintenance Services of Tata Steel. Following the incident late on Monday night,...
  • Tata Steel honours archer Deepika Kumari as best sportsperson of the year March 3, 2014

    Ace women archer Deepika Kumari has been adjudged the 'Best sportsperson of the year' by Tata Steel on occasion of the 175th birth anniversary of company founder JN Tata on Monday. The country's top ranked archer was selected on the basis of her outstanding performance at the international arena. The 19-year-old Deepika,...
  • Tata Volunteering Week launched in Jamshedpur to mark 175th birthday of Jamsetji Tata March 3, 2014

    Tata Sustainability Group launched a community welfare programme involving its employees to mark the 175th birth anniversary of the conglomerate's founder Jamsetji Tata in the steel city in Jamshedpur on Monday. Tata Volunteering Week is the first initiative under the Tata Engage programme. Tata Engage is a volunteering programme that aims...
  • Sensex rises 66 points to end at 20,376.56 February 7, 2014

    Mumbai: The Sensex on Friday rose for the fourth straight day and ended 66 points up at oneweek high levels led by gains in Tata Steel, Sun Pharma and Sesa Sterlite, amid volatility ahead of advance growth estimates for 2013/14. The index, which had gained 101 points in the previous three...
  • CCEA likely to modify decision on coal blocks on Tuesday February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) in its meeting on Tuesday is likely to modify the earlier decision to give a go ahead to state governments for granting mining leases for coal blocks to companies if there is no CBI enquiry against them. "The CCEA is scheduled to...
  • InterMinisterial Group to decide fate of 61 coal blocks next week January 28, 2014

    The InterMinisterial Group on coal blocks will meet next week to decide the fate of 61 mines alloted to companies such as Tata Steel, Hindalco and JSPL which were issued notices for not developing them. "The 24th meeting of the IMG under the Chairmanship of Additional Secretary (Coal) will be held...
  • 4 business turnarounds in the making January 17, 2014

    1. Mining Moguls The unexpected winding up of the Shah Commission, which was investigating illegal mining, may have raised environmentalists' eyebrows, but the Indian mining sector is looking forward to a better year. Mining had stalled for about two years, hurting mining and steel companies like Sesa Goa and JSW Steel....
  • Tata Steel bags 2year French rail contract January 8, 2014

    Indian giant Tata Steel won a twoyear contract to supply over 2,00,000 tonnes of highly wearresistant rail tracks to a French rail operator. Tata Steel's Europe unit will supply the majority of SNCF's rail requirements from its plant at Hayange in northern France. "We made a significant investment in Hayange to...
  • Tata Open golf to begin from Dec 19 December 17, 2013

    Top professional golfers of thecountry will vie for top honours in the 12th Tata Open to beteed off at Beldih and Golmuri golf courses in Jamshedpur from December19. A total of 118 professionals, including top 10 golfers inthe Rolex ranking and six amateurs, will be seen in actionduring the fiveday meet,...
  • Probe team grills TISCO fuel plant consultant in gas holder explosion case December 12, 2013

    A consultant of Fuel Management Plant of Tata Steel was on Wednesday grilled by the investigating team looking into the company's LD gas holder explosion, which claimed the life of one employee and injured ten others about a month ago. "We have questioned the consultant (Fuel Management plant) of Tata Steel,...
  • Tata Steel Amateur: Udayan Mane extends lead to four shots December 5, 2013

    Udayan Mane of Bangalore extended his lead to four shots after another brilliant round of 4under 67 in the third and penultimate round of the Tata Steel Jharkhand Amateur being played at the Par71 Golmuri Golf Club in Jamshedpur on Thursday. The stocky golfer was 18under 195 for the tournament. Local...
  • Preliminary report into Tata Steel factory explosion submitted November 19, 2013

    A primary report on the explosion in the LD gas holder of the Tata Steel factory in Jamshedpur, which left eleven workers including company employees injured, has been submitted, a top official in the office of the Inspector of Factory said on Tuesday. We have already submitted a primary report based...
  • Industry bodies urge govt to provide land for airport November 18, 2013

    Two local industry bodies have requested the Jharkhand Government to provide land to Tata Steel for building an airport in Jamshedpur. In a joint meeting in Jamshedpur on Sunday, the Singhbhum Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Adityapur Small Industries Association expressed anguish over the delay in providing the land...