TN posts 610 new Coronavirus cases, 176 from Chennai

Tamilnadu today registered 610 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 8,30,183. Continue Reading

TN CM launches jab drive, says he too will get vaccinated

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today launched the first phase of Covid vaccination drive across the State and said he and his family members too would get vaccinated. Continue Reading

Modi turns emotional as he launches India’s vaccination drive against Covid-19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the country’s vaccination drive against Covid-19. Speaking on the occasion, he thanked scientists for developing the vaccines in less than a year. Continue Reading

Low key Kaanum Pongal fete in TN, Marina wears deserted look

Marina, the world’s second largest beach, wore a deserted look and various tourist spots were made out of bound for public, as the ‘Kaanum Pongal’ (sight seeing), marking the culmination of the four-day Pongal festivities, turned out to be a low key affair in Tamilnadu, today in view of the corona pandemic. Continue Reading

EPS, OPS inaugurate Jallikattu in Madurai

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam inaugurated the Jallikattu event at Alanganallur in Madurai today. Continue Reading

Country effectively controlling bird flu: Centre

Noting that the country is effectively controlling the spread of bird flu, the Central government has instructed the state government to allow the selling of poultry and poultry products sourced from avian influenza-free areas/ states. Continue Reading

Rajnath Singh seeks to make Aero India a ‘grand success’

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has expressed confidence that the 13th edition of Aero India, considered Asia’s largest aerospace exhibition, to be held in Bengaluru, Karnataka, from 3-5 February will be a ‘grand success’, with all the necessary Covid-19 precautions in place. Continue Reading

Integrated medicine approach crucial in Covid treatment: Study

An integrated medicine approach in treating Coronavirus patients not only shortened their stay in hospital but also helped the infected recover faster, revealed a study by Siddha doctors initiated when the pandemic was at the peak in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Makkal Needhi Maiam gets battery torch symbol for TN polls

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) has been allotted ‘battery torch’ symbol by the Election Commission for the coming assembly elections, party chief Kamal Haasan said. Continue Reading

‘300-400 terrorists looking to infiltrate into J&K’

Around 300-400 terrorists trained in camps across the Line of Control (LoC) are ready to sneak into Jammu and Kashmir, Army chief General MM Naravane said. Continue Reading