2,516 new cases in Tamilnadu, total infections near 65,000

As many as 2,516 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Tamilnadu in the last 24 hours, taking the total infections in the State to 64,603, according to a bulletin released by the Health department this evening. Continue Reading

2,115 test positive for Covid-19 in TN, total nears 55,000

Touching a new high on the first day of the fresh phase of lockdown in Chennai, Thiruvallur, Kancheepuram and Chengalpattu districts, Covid-19 figures reached 2,115 in the last 24 hours in Tamilnadu, taking the total number of infections in the State to 54,449. Continue Reading

2,141 test positive for Covid-19 in TN, total cross 52,000

Crossing 2,000-mark for the second consecutive day, Tamilnadu today reported a record high of 2,141 new Covid-19 cases. With this, the total number of coronavirus infections in the State has touched 52,334. Continue Reading

2,550 foreign Tablighi members blacklisted

The Home Ministry has blacklisted 2,550 foreign Tablighi Jamaat members who were staying in India during the nationwide coronavirus lockdown in violation of visa rules, and they would not be allowed to enter the country for 10 years, officials said. Continue Reading

‘2,200 MW saved in TN, no equipment damaged’

Tamilnadu Electricity Minister P Thangamani has said that 2,200 megawatt power was saved in the State during the nine minute ‘lights off’ observed by the people. He further said that in Chennai alone 350 MW power was conserved. Continue Reading

2 killed in Libya mall attack

An air strike on a shopping area during rush hour near Libya’s capital killed at least two civilians and wounded 20 others, a local official has said. The air strike on the town of Zawiya, 45 kilometres west of Tripoli, hit a pharmacy, a bakery and cars parked on the street, the mayor of the town, Jamal Baher, told AFP. Continue Reading

International Criminal Court to probe war crimes in Palestine

The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor has said she wanted to open a full investigation into alleged war crimes in the Palestinian territories, sparking a furious reaction from Israel and condemnation from the United States. Continue Reading

2,340 students graduate from Panimalar group of institutions

A total of 2,340 students received their degrees during the 15 graduation day of Panimalar Engineering College and seventh graduation day of Panimalar Institute of Technology held in their campus in Poonamallee. Continue Reading