India reported 8,309 new COVID-19 cases and 236 related fatalities on Monday, pushing the overall case tally to 3,45,80,832 and the death count to 4,68,790, according to the Health Ministry bulletin. During the same period, 9,905 recoveries were reported throughout the country. With this, the national recovery rate currently stands at 98.34 per cent, which is the highest since March 2020. The active cases in… Continue reading "India reports 8,309 fresh coronavirus cases"
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Tamil Nadu aims to become the numero uno destination for data centres by catering to all the specific requirements and providing an attractive business environment to companies interested in setting up such centres, the Data Centre policy released by the State government said. Stalin participated in the 20th edition of CII Connect 2021, an International Conference and Exhibition on Information… Continue reading "TN government releases Data Centre Policy"
A total of 18.21 lakh doses of vaccines were administered against COVID-19 during the tenth mega vaccination drive on Sunday as more than 50,000 vaccination camps were organised across the State. A total of 11.48 lakh second doses were given and 6.72 lakh first doses of the vaccines were administered across Tamil Nadu. A total of 1,600 camps were organised… Continue reading "18.21 lakh doses administered during tenth mega vaccination drive in TN"
The Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) withdrew the red alert for Chennai and Tiruvallur on Thursday evening and issued an orange alert for these districts as heavy to very heavy scattered rainfall is expected till Friday morning. S Balachandran, head, RMC, said that the well marked low-pressure area concentrated into a depression on Thursday evening and moved westwards at a speed… Continue reading "RMC withdraws red alert for Chennai and Tiruvallur"
Shooting of Suriya’s upcoming flick Etharkkum Thunindhavan has been wrapped. The movie’s director Pandiraj updated the same on social media. “Shooting wrapped up successfully ! I sincerely thank my production house @Sunpictures ,our hero @Suriya_offl sir, @RathnaveluDop sir and my team for all the support extended. More updates coming soon,” he tweeted. The film produced by Sun Pictures is touted… Continue reading "Etharkkum Thunindhavan shooting wrapped"
Gautham Vasudev Menon was in for a shock after a film unit put out a poster showing him as their film’s hero. Titled ‘Anbu Selvan – The Cop Devil’, the film poster claimed the movie was to be directed by A. Vinoth Kumar and had several pictures of Gautham Menon holding a gun in it. Several celebrities including director Pa… Continue reading "GVM shocked by film poster showing him as hero"
Tamilnadu government released water from Mullaiperiyar dam today morning. The State government released 534 cusecs of water by lifting shutters three and four by about 35cm each. Water level in the dam was at 138.70 till today morning. Meanwhile, People living downstream of the Mullaiperiyar Dam were evacuated as a precautionary measure. Kerala water resources minister Roshy Augustine said all… Continue reading "TN government releases water from Mullaiperiyar dam"
Chief Secretary V Irai Anbu has clarified that the letter he wrote to all department Secretaries to inform Governor RN Ravi about development schemes was the usual practice, which has been unnecessarily spun into a political controversy. Hours after it became a talking point in political circles, Irai Anbu, in a statement released by the government, said, “I learned that… Continue reading "TN Chief Secretary clarifies about letter to department secretaries"
Tamilnadu recorded 1,625 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the overall number of pandemic cases in the State to 26,62,177. It also added 24 deaths to the pandemic toll. Chennai overtook Coimbatore in reporting the highest number of daily cases for yet another day, after the capital city added 189 new cases while it was 181 in Coimbatore. The only… Continue reading "TN reports 1,625 fresh coronavirus cases, Chennai reports 189"
India reported less than 20,000 Covid cases for the second day in a row. It reported 18,870 new cases, just marginally higher than yesterday’s figures (18,795). The country also reported 378 deaths. The active cases comprise 0.84 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.83 per cent,… Continue reading "India reports 18,870 fresh coronavirus cases"