Deaths due to smokeless tobacco use rising in India, warns study

A new study has said the number of deaths globally due to smokeless tobacco has gone up by a third in seven years to an estimated 3,50,000 people. It says India continues to be a hotspot accounting for about 70 per cent of the global disease burden due to its use. Continue Reading

Slight reduction in daily Covid-19 cases in TN, 3,882 test positive

There was a slight reduction in the number of new coronavirus cases in Tamilnadu today. While the count crossed 3,900 on a daily basis in the past few days, it stood at 3,882 today. Continue Reading

3,943 new Covid-19 cases in Tamilnadu, tally crosses 90,000

In a new high, Tamilnadu today reported as many as 3,943 fresh cases of Covid-19. With this, the total number of coronavirus infections in the State has touched 90,617. Continue Reading

3,000-bed facility coming up near Chennai for Covid treatment

The Tiruvallur district, which is just a stone’s throw away from Chennai, is getting ready with a 3,000-bed facility at DD Medical College for treating patients infected with coronavirus. Continue Reading

3,501 mobile fair price shops to come up in Tamilnadu: EPS

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today made a slew of announcements under the Rule 110 in the Assembly. He said 3,501 mobile fair price shops will be opened. Continue Reading

From Romeo-Juliet to Ram-Jaanu

It’s Valentine’s Day today. Lovers around the world celebrate the day by sharing their mutual love for one another. And coming to Cinema, there are n-number of movies that are wholly based on love from black and white to digital era. The time period may change but the feel remains constant till date. Continue Reading

3,000 Tamilnadu fishermen driven away by Sri Lankan Navy

In second such incident this week, nearly 3,000  Tamilnadu fishermen were allegedly chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy while they were fishing near Katchatheevu islet today. Continue Reading