Japan wins softball opener

Posted on   2:36 pm

Japan’s women`s softball team got the Tokyo 2020 Olympics off to a winning start for the hosts on Wednesday, kicking off a pandemic-postponed Games that the World Health Organization says can be ‘a celebration of hope’ even as COVID-19 cases surge.

Fire at apartment on Anna Salai

Posted on   2:05 pm

A multi-storey complex near Shanthi Theater on Anna Salai was caught in fire today. Sources said that fireper sonnel in four trucks from Egmore were trying to douse the fire.