TN posts 596 new Coronavirus cases, 166 from Chennai

Tamilnadu today registered 596 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 8,33,011. Continue Reading

What’s wrong with Sasikala’s health

A day after VK Sasikala, the close aide of former Tamilnadu Chief Minister late J Jayalalithaa, was admitted to the Bengaluru’s Government Bowring Hospital after she complained of fever and breathlessness, her nephew and AMMK general secretary TTV Dhinakaran today said she is stable now. Continue Reading

Rousing reception for victorious Team India

Members of the triumphant Indian cricket contingent, including stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane and coach Ravi Shastri, returned to the country today after their momentous Test series victory over Australia. Continue Reading

Star studded start for Joe Biden, Kamala Harris

Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States of America on Wednesday, declaring that ‘democracy has prevailed’ as he took the helm of a deeply divided nation and inherited a confluence of crises arguably greater than any faced by his predecessors. Continue Reading

Italy’s Conte survives close Senate vote

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte narrowly won a confidence vote in the upper house Senate on Tuesday, allowing him to remain in office after a junior partner quit his coalition last week in the midst of the raging Covid-19 pandemic. Continue Reading

World’s largest single-site solar plant in Abu Dhabi

An hour’s drive southeast of Abu Dhabi is the world’s largest single-site solar plant. Located at Sweihan in Abu Dhabi, Noor Abu Dhabi (which means ‘light’ in Arabic) features 3.2 million solar panels. Continue Reading