Chinese city plans 250,000 quarantine beds to fight virus

Posted on   9:55 am

China’s southern metropolis of Guangzhou announced plans on Thursday to build quarantine facilities for nearly 250,000 people to fight surging coronavirus outbreaks even as the national government tries to reduce the impact of anti-disease controls that have confined millions of people to their homes.

Painting contest for children

Posted on   9:53 am

Round Table India (RTI) & Ladies Circle India(LCI) organised Taare Zameen Par – a painting competition for deserving children.A press release said that these children are studying in the schools developed and maintained by RTI.

Japanese film, music fete in Chennai

Posted on   9:51 am

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and India, the Japan Foundation, in association with the Embassy of Japan in India and PVR Cinemas (Venue Partner), will be organising the Japan Film and Music Festival from November 25 to 27 November at PVR SPI Escape, Express Avenue Mall, Chennai.

Musk talks tough to Twitter staff

Posted on   9:42 am

Elon Musk sent a message to Twitter Inc staff telling them they had until Thursday to decide whether they wanted to stay on at the company to work “long hours at high intensity” or take a severance package of three months pay.