4,387 mucormycosis cases reported in TN

A total of 4,387 cases of mucormycosis of black fungus cases were reported in Tamilnadu as on 28 August this year, Health Minister M Subramanian informed the State Assembly recently. Continue Reading

More countries, territories report Covid variants: WHO

The number of countries, areas, or territories reporting various variants of Covid-19 has continued to increase after the global infection tally surpassed the 200 million mark last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) said. Continue Reading

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 195.2 mn

The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 195.2 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.17 million and vaccinations soared to over 3.91 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Continue Reading

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 194 mn

The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 194 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.15 million and vaccinations soared to over 3.84 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Continue Reading

4,000 mobile shops in Chennai to sell vegetables, fruits

As total lockdown came into effect this morning in Tamilnadu to curb the spread of Covid-19, the State government has made arrangements for sale of vegetables and fruits through the horticulture department in about 4,000 mobile vehicles in Chennai city and in all districts in coordination with the local bodies. Continue Reading