Stalin attends session with Modi to review covid situation

Chief Minister M K Stalin today attended a video conference Prime Minister Narendra Modi had with Chief Ministers to review the Covid situation in the country. Continue Reading

Power consumption reading on monthly basis: Minister

Minister of Electricity and Prohibition and Excise V Senthil Balaji said that monthly reading of electricity consumption will be implemented at the earliest in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Covid-19: India records 2,63,533 new cases and 4,329 deaths

With 2,63,533 fresh infections (lowest in last 28 days), India’s Coronavirus caseload rose to 2,52,28,996 today. A total of 2,59,170 cases were reported in a span of 24 hours on 20 April. Continue Reading

From today, Remdesivir to be sold directly to hospitals in TN

After milling crowds at Remdesivir sales counters opened at six places across Tamilnadu sparked fear of turning into Covid-19 super-spreaders, the State government, starting today, will sell the anti-viral drug directly to private hospitals. Continue Reading

Cyclone Tauktae makes landfall, weakens

The landfall process of the eye of extremely severe cyclonic storm Tauktae, which had hit Gujarat coast in Saurashtra between Diu and Una around 9 pm, ended around 12 am today, the India Meteorological Department said. Continue Reading

2-DG: DRDO unveils anti-Covid drug

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh tonday (May 17, 2021) released the first batch of the anti-Covid-19 drug 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) to strengthen India’s fight against the coronavirus. Continue Reading

TN skips Centre’s review meet on NEP

Tamilnadu today skipped a review meeting conducted by Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on the promotion of online education and implementation of New Education Policy. Continue Reading

Tauktae cyclone turns very severe, to hit at 185 kmph

Cyclone Tauktae has intensified further, the weather office has said, as the ‘very severe’ storm hurtled towards Gujarat at a speed of 185 kmph, leaving behind a trail of destruction. Continue Reading