Covid: TN may see up to 1.5 lakh cases a day: Expert

‘In case of the third wave due to Omicron, the surge is very fast in comparison with the first and second wave. This shows Tamilnadu might see up to 1.5 lakh cases per day soon,’ said Dr C Ravichandran, Professor of Pediatrics & HOD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, ICH, Madras Medical College. Continue Reading

Omicron rules come into effect in India: Airports under scanner

The new rules by the Union government to control the spread of Omicron variant of coronavirus have come into effect at airports across the country from today. Continue Reading

Lockdown: Stalin holds discussions with top officials

With three more days to go for the current lockdown to end, Chief Minister M K Stalin today chaired a high-level meet at the Secretariat here to take a decision on whether to extend it or not.

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TN runs out of Covid jabs, to stop vaccination

Tamilnadu has raised concern over vaccine availability as the current stock will get over in the next two days. Continue Reading

Covid cases: Coimbatore beats Chennai in daily cases, focus shifts to west

For the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic began, Coimbatore on Wednesday reported more fresh cases than Chennai. Coimbatore reported 4,268 cases while Chennai recorded 3,561 cases. Continue Reading

TN CM chairs high level meet, takes important decisions

As there has been mad scramble for Remdesivir injection, being used to treat Covid patients on oxygen support, the Tamilnadu government on Sunday announced that the drug would be made available to public in private hospitals from 18 May. Continue Reading

Night curfew in TN from today

Starting today, night lockdown will be in place in Tamilnadu to control the spread of Covid-19. Also, weekend curfew will be implemented on Sundays. Continue Reading

Night curfew in TN from 20 April, total lockdown on Sundays

Amid rapid increase in the corona positive cases, the Tamilnadu government on Sunday announced stricter restrictions that included night curfew from 20 April and total lockdown on all Sundays, till further orders. Continue Reading

Plus Two practical exams start with Covid regulations in TN

The practical examinations for Class 12 students of State board schools started today across Tamilnadu. The examinations will go on till 23 April, and the students will sit for the board examinations from 5 May. Continue Reading