- newChennai readies for staggered exit from lockdown
There is no magic wand to bring down the number of Covid positive cases in Chennai in a week, but keeping people indoors too may not be the best solution, experts say. O
- 3 hours ago 26 May 20, 12:14pm -
- newLiquor prices more than double in Puducherry
Puducherry will no longer be a tipplers' paradise serving quality liquor at an affordable price as the special corona fee imposed has hiked the price of all liquor products at par with Tamil Nadu.
- 3 hours ago 26 May 20, 12:09pm -
- newBiker clings on to car for a km in Chennai
A speeding car with a broken windshield and a bleeding man on its top stunned people on Vanagaram-Ambattur Road on Sunday night.
- 1 hour ago 26 May 20, 9:50am -
- newTrichy: Boy murders girl after sexual assault bid
A nine-year-old girl, who was found with severe injuries on her head in a jasmine farm at Krishnasamudram near Manapparai, died at the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital
- 1 hour ago 26 May 20, 9:48am -
- newCovid-19 in TN: Maha returnees blamed for surge
Tamil Nadu’s Covid-19 surge continued unabated with 805 more cases detected on Monday, taking its tally to 17,082, and public health authorities blamed it on the inflow of people from other states, especially worst-hit Maharashtra.
- 58 mins ago 26 May 20, 9:46am -
- newChennai airport to handle 41 flights on Tuesday
- 8 hours ago 26 May 20, 1:13am -
- newTamil Nadu’s Covid-19 tally reaches 17,082
- 8 hours ago 26 May 20, 12:53am -
- newSalem-Chennai flights to resume on May 27
- 8 hours ago 26 May 20, 12:39am -
- newGirl found injured in jasmine farm dies, boy held
- 9 hours ago 26 May 20, 12:10am -
- newVaigai dam water to be released for 3 days
- 11 hours ago 25 May 20, 9:50pm -
- newEid charity begins online for many in Trichy
- 11 hours ago 25 May 20, 9:23pm -
- newStalin questions Cauvery canals desilting timing
- 12 hours ago 25 May 20, 9:04pm -
- newPuducherry liquor shops reopen
- 14 hours ago 25 May 20, 7:03pm -
- newLaw student caught breaking into Ennore house
A 28-year-old law college student, who was involved in a chain of house break-ins, was arrested from Ennore on Sunday.
- 16 hours ago 25 May 20, 4:32pm -
- newDomestic flights resume at Chennai airport
- 17 hours ago 25 May 20, 4:05pm -
- newTN: Covid-19 positive bride has her big day
A 26-year-old woman, who tested positive for Covid-19, entered into wedlock here on Sunday.
- 18 hours ago 25 May 20, 3:17pm -
- newNo lesson learned: Madhavaram market crowded
The temporary fruit market at Madhavaram Mofussil Bus Terminus is getting congested — with traders encroaching open spaces and visitors refusing to follow social distancing — it mirrors Koyambedu. Ironically, the temporary market was set up after the Koyambedu Wholesale Market Complex (KWMC) led to a Covid-19 cluster three weeks ago.
- 23 hours ago 25 May 20, 10:03am -
- new'Some people are complacent, don’t use masks'
As containment efforts intensify across the city, officials say in some parts of the city, residents of slum areas are finding it difficult to adapt to wearing masks all through the day. The residents also have a false sense of complacency that they would either not get infected, or that it would not affect them in a big way, say health offcials. This is because they have witnessed many asymptomatic cases who have recovered and returned home within 8-10 days.
- 23 hours ago 25 May 20, 10:01am -
- newCoimbatore: Five run sex racket at hotel, held
The city police arrested five people, including franchise partners of a renowned hotel aggregator, on Sunday night on charges of running a prostitution racket at Saravanampatti.
- 23 hours ago 25 May 20, 9:52am -
- newCovid: TN count crosses 16k, Chennai tally 10k
For the first time since May 1, the number of people cured of Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu exceeded the number of those being treated on Sunday, even as Chennai’s count crossed 10,000 and the state’s 16,000. Eight more deaths were reported taking the state toll to 111.
- 23 hours ago 25 May 20, 9:37am -