TN Governor asks people to take Covid vaccine

Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit has appealed to the people of Tamilnadu to take Covid vaccine and cooperate with the government to overcome the second wave of the pandemic. Continue Reading

‘Small towns drive online transactions by 80% in 2020’

In a year bogged down by pandemic-driven lockdowns and social distancing, online transactions grew by 80 per cent in India as compared to 2019, suggesting a significant adoption of digital payments by consumers and businesses alike especially from the smaller cities, a new report said on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Dishes liked by vegetarians and non-vegetarians revealed

In today’s fast-paced world, snacking has become an integral part of many Indians’ daily diet and routine. This is especially true in the current context, as people across several parts of the country are practicing social distancing. Continue Reading

Strict rules should be in place to control coronavirus: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said strict rules should be in place to control the spread of Covid-19 pandemic in the country. Continue Reading

6,15,938 persons arrested in TN, Rs 11.61 cr fine collected

In the two-and-a-half months since the lockdown, nearly 6,15,938 persons have been arrested by the Tamilnadu State Police for violating social distancing norms and venturing out of their houses during a curfew. Continue Reading

Life is lost if health is lost, says Rajini

Appreciating the members of Rajini Makkal Manram for extending relief to people during corona outbreak across Tamilnadu, actor Rajinikanth today urged them to take care of their families besides wearing masks and maintaining social distance in public. Continue Reading

Can coronavirus be contracted through eyes or ears?

It’s possible through the eyes, but not likely through the ears. As with the nose and mouth, doctors say the eyes may be a route of infection if someone with the virus coughs or sneezes nearby. Infection is also possible when rubbing your eyes with hands that have been exposed to the virus. Continue Reading

Corona: Health Ministry issues memorandum for staff

In view of several of its officers having tested positive for COVID-19, the Union Health Ministry issued an office memorandum on Wednesday advising all the staff to follow precautionary measures in order to contain the spread of the disease. Continue Reading

Many shops reopen after 40 days, offices function

As the eased restrictions by the Union and the Tamilnadu governments came into effect from this morning, many shops were reopened after 40 days in Chennai and other parts of Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Post lockdown, face masks are must in buses, trains

The Metropolitan Transport Corporation has made an announcement that face masks must be a worn by commuters using public transport facility once the lockdown is lifted. Continue Reading