TN logs 646 new coronavirus cases, 9 more deaths

Chennai |Wednesday, 2020 1:45:06 AM IST

As many as 646 persons tested positive for coronavirus over the past 24 hours while nine Covid-19 patients lost their lives in Tamil Nadu, the Health Department said.

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Passenger on IndiGo's Chennai-Coimbatore flight tests Covid positive

Chennai |Wednesday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST

Airline major IndiGo said a passenger, who travelled on its Chennai to Coimbatore flight on Monday, has tested positive for Covid-19.

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COVID-19: Footballer Indumathi 'plays for the nation' in khaki

Chennai |Tuesday, 2020 10:45:06 PM IST

The nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of novel coronavirus has transformed many otherwise buzzing streets across the country into tranquil expanses.

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Protests in TN demanding reopening of temples

Chennai |Tuesday, 2020 10:45:06 PM IST

Members of Hindu Munnani held a novel protest demanding the reopening of temples in Tamil Nadu, said an official.

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Annual fishing ban days reduced to 47

Chennai |Tuesday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST

The Central government on Monday has reduced the annual fishing ban days to 47 from the earlier 61 days, said a top official of the National Fisherfolk Forum (NFF).

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IIT-M researchers develop engineered magnesium alloy for automobiles

Chennai |Tuesday, 2020 10:15:06 PM IST

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) on Tuesday said its researchers have developed a high-performance magnesium alloy that can replace steel and aluminium in automobiles.

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'Centre can hive off comm sat operations as INSAT Corporation'

Chennai |Tuesday, 2020 8:15:07 PM IST

If the Indian government wants to bring in private participation in the space sector, then the communication satellite operations of the Indian space agency could be hived off into a separate company

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805 new Covid-19 cases take TN's tally to 17,082

Chennai |Tuesday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST

Tamil Nadu continued to register rise in number of Covid-19 patients, with 805 people testing positive over the past 24 hours. Of the new cases, 93 are from other states, according to the State Health

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Panneerselvam to be discharged from hospital

Chennai |Monday, 2020 10:45:06 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister and AIADMK Coordinator O. Panneerselvam will be discharged from the hospital in the evening, said MGM Healthcare on Monday.

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After 2 months, domestic flights resume at Chennai airport

Chennai |Monday, 2020 8:15:07 PM IST

After a gap of two months, domestic air services began at the Chennai airport on Monday as an Indigo airlines flight with 116 passengers left for Delhi.

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'Mega bank mergers working smoothly without heartburns'

Chennai |Monday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST

The amalgamation of 10 public sector banks into four has been working smoothly for the past two months without any heartburns as the employee benefit schemes have been extended to all the employees, s

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TN varies quarantine rules for train, domestic flight passengers

Chennai |Monday, 2020 5:15:05 AM IST

There seems to be a difference in the manner of treatment of train and airline passengers when it comes to their quarantining, going by the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Domestic Air Travel o

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