Dunlop

  • Court orders winding up of Dunlop India January 31, 2013

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Thursday ordered winding up of tyre manufacturing company Dunlop India Limited, which had set up its first factory at Sahaganj near here in 1936. Justice Sanjib Banerjee, while ordering the winding up of Dunlop India, directed the official liquidator to take immediate possession of...
  • Donald secures Dunlop Phoenix win in Japan November 18, 2012

    World number three Luke Donald claimed a comfortable five-shot win at the Dunlop Phoenix tournament in Japan on Sunday after the Englishman fired a final round three-under-par 68. Donald collected the 40,000,000 yen winner's cheque after finishing with a 16-under 268 total at the Phoenix Country Club in Miyazaki Prefecture for...
  • Dunlop challenges appointment of provisional liquidator March 29, 2012

    Kolkata: Dunlop India Ltd on Thursday moved an appeal before the Calcutta High Court challenging an order appointing a provisional liquidator on the assets of the company. A division bench comprising Justice KJ Sengupta and Justice Joymalyo Bagchi, taking up the appeal, directed that the provisional liquidator would work as...
  • West Bengal: Ex-Dunlop employee dies of hunger February 16, 2012

    Kolkata: Retired employee Kailash Harijan succumbed to ailments generating from malnutrition and abject poverty at the closed Sahagunj unit of Dunlop tyre factory in Hooghly district or West Bengal. The 75-year-old used to stay with his wife and two sons at the staff quarters of Dunlop. The victim's family alleges that...
  • Clarke triple-ton bat without sponsor! January 5, 2012

    Sydney: Australian skipper Michael Clarke rewrote the record books at the Sydney Cricket Ground with his unbeaten triple hundred against India but his bat went without any sponsor's logo for the first time. The skipper en route to his maiden triple ton surpassed British Reginald Erskine Foster's century old 287 to...
  • WB govt considers Dunlop application November 24, 2008

    Kolkata: The West Bengal Government is considering an application from Dunlop for working capital and a 115-crore rupees term loan. These are two features of a wish list drawn up by the company to resume production at the Sahagunj plant in Hooghly district in West Bengal. The application for the...
  • Credit crunch brings Dunlop plant to sreeching halt November 18, 2008

    Sahagunj (West Bengal): Remaining workless is not a new experience for Arvind Halwai. He has witnessed long patches of uncertainty through his 17-year stint at Dunlop's Sahalgunj plant. Yet the present suspension of production, which offers him a Rs 2,000 monthly allowance makes him even more bitter . ...
  • Hit by slowdown, Dunlop shuts down Bengal plant November 17, 2008

    Kolkata: The global economic crisis is being felt nearer home too. Dunlop's Sahagunj factory in West Bengal has been closed down indefinitely and 1,200 workers asked not to report to work from Tuesday. Company sources say the company is running short of working capital due to the economic slowdown and negotiations...
  • Trade suspension on Dunlop shares lifted June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: With the production in its Ambattur and Shahagunj factories stabilising, Dunlop India Ltd shares are all set for trade once again on the bourses after more than three years. The Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR) has asked the stock exchanges to lift the suspension on trading of...