TN’s Covid tally crosses 7.5 lakh, but cases coming down

Tamilnadu recorded 2,184 new Covid-19 infections and 28 deaths on Wednesday, pushing the infection tally to 7,50,409 and the toll to 11,415. Continue Reading

TN reports new 3,086 Covid-19 cases, 4,301 recoveries

Tamilnadu today registered 3,086 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 6,97,116. Continue Reading

TN reports new 5,687 Covid-19 cases, 5,735 recoveries

Tamilnadu today registered 5,687 new Covid-1 9 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 5,14,208. Continue Reading

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