Covid-19: TN governor taken to private hospital

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 14:15:50 IST - chennai

Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit on Sunday tested positive for coronavirus. He was taken to a private hospital in Chennai in the morning. The hospital visit comes against the backdrop of 87 employees of Raj Bhavan testing positive about 10 days ago. Purohit is 80. He assumed office in October 2017.

Trichy: People celebrate Aadi Perruku at homes

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 15:47:22 IST - chennai

Aadi Perukku that falls on the eighteenth day of Tamil month Aadi was observed on Sunday. The total lockdown on all Sundays in the State dampened the festive spirit.

Part of Trichy market marked as containment zone

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 15:37:34 IST - chennai

Trichy corporation on Sunday cordoned off major commercial streets passing through Gandhi market due to a sudden hike in Covid-19 positive cases. As many as eight cases were reported in the area, including street vendors and a policeman.

Diversion at Basin Bridge Jn to ease congestion

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:35:41 IST - chennai

Youth throws petrol bomb at guard in Chennai

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 09:32:39 IST - chennai

Chennai: Courts shut, tennis enthusiasts impatient

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 08:32:27 IST - chennai

Man trampled to death by elephant in Coimbatore

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 12:43:53 IST - chennai

An unidentified person was trampled to death by a wild elephant on Mettupalayam-Kotagiri hill road near the third hairpin bend on Sunday morning.

Covid toll in TN crosses 4k-mark; 5,879 new cases

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:17:40 IST - chennai

Tracing 11 contacts per +ve case: Chennai corp

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 04:17:00 IST - chennai

Veda Nilayam: Jaya's niece Deepa drags govt to HC

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 04:21:00 IST - chennai

TN people most keen to skip hosp, meet docs online

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 04:20:00 IST - chennai

Man reads 3 newspapers to spot needy, goes to help

Posted on Sun, 02 Aug 2020 04:12:00 IST - chennai

Every morning, since the lockdown began, R Ajith Kumar reads at least three newspapers — one English and two Tamil — to spot stories about people in need. He then gets in touch with the reporters and sends out resources to those suffering.