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    CBI to take over Thoothukudi custodial deaths investigation

    The Central government has issued the notification for the CBI to take over the investigations into the custodial death of Jayaraj and his son Bennix of Sathankulam in Thoothukdudi district on June 22 and 23, accepting the demand of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy. A State government press release said that the Chief Minister, who had earlier announced that the case...

    • 22 min ago
  • National

    CBI takes over investigation of Sathankulam custodial deaths, registers two cases

    New Delhi: The CBI has taken over investigations into the gruesome killing of a father-son duo after alleged torture by police personnel at Sathankulam Police Station in Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu, officials said on Wednesday. The CBI has dispatched a special team to conduct the probe in which several Tamil Nadu Police personnel are under the scanner and...

    • 24 min ago
  • Top Stories

    Spike in COVID-19 Infections in southern Tamil Nadu districts a new worry

    Chennai: Southern Tamil Nadu saw a spike in COVID-19 infections on Tuesday even as the spread of the virus seemingly came under control in Chennai city, where 1203 cases were detected on the day the State total stood at 3616 new cases and 65 deaths. Besides Madurai, which has been showing a rise in coronavirus infection for quite some time prompting the government to...

    • 8 hrs ago
  • Tamilnadu

    Thanks to total lockdown, Tamil Nadu sees slight drop in COVID-19 cases

    The lifting of the total lockdown after 18 days saw the arterial roads of Chennai flooded with vehicles and people coming out in large numbers on Monday when the number of new infections all over the State was at 3827 and the day's death figure standing at 61. Health Minister C Vijaybhaskar said the total lockdown was helpful in the government's effort to control the spread...

    • yesterday
  • Tamilnadu

    Stranded Tamil netizens vent ire at Centre, State

    While the COVID 19 Pandemic continues to take toll on human lives across the globe forcing governments to fast-track the mission to bring back their stranded citizens home safely, over 30,000 Tamils still remain stranded in various countries kindling a 'bring back' campaign online. On Sunday the social media had witnessed uproar by netizens especially from Tamil Nadu by starting a hashtag outrage...

    • 2 days ago
  • Current Affairs

    Intense testing helped bring down numbers in Tamil Nadu

    Of the total 4,150 fresh infections reported from all over Tamil Nadu on Sunday, Chennai accounted for 1713, pointing to a slight reduction in the numbers, which was attributed to the efforts of the government. State Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan, speaking to media persons at Porur where he along with Health Minister C Vijaybhaskar inspected a quarantine centre, said the spread of...

    • 2 days ago
  • National

    Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami meets governor, briefs him about COVID situation in state

    Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami called on the Governor, Banwarilal Purohit, at the Raj Bhavan and briefed him about the COVID-19 situation in the state even as 4,280 new cases, 1842 of them in Chennai alone, were reported on Saturday. Accompanied by Health Minister C Vijaybaskar, Chief Secretary K Shanmugham, Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan and...

    • 4 days ago
  • National

    Lockdown continues in Madurai, relaxed in Chennai

    Madurai city and its surrounding areas that were brought under total lockdown on June 24 will continue to remain under total lockdown till July 12, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy announced on Saturday. While the total lockdown from June 24 did bring down the number of infections in the region, it did not bring the disease under control and hence it was being extended under the Disaster...

    • 4 days ago
  • Top Stories

    No need to panic about corona, says Tamil Nadu government even as cases increase

    Chennai: Even as Tamil Nadu Health Minister C Vijayabaskar urged the people not to fear coronavirus and to trust the government's preventive work, the total number of infections in the state crossed the one lakh mark on Friday. The total number of cases stood at 1,02,721 after 4,329 cases were detected on Friday. Speaking to the media after visiting Stanley Medical...

    • 5 days ago
  • South

    Tamil Nadu health ministry rules out community transmission

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Health Minister C Vijayabaskar said that community transmission of Coronavirus had not started in the State on the day when 57 deaths were reported and 4343 new cases were detected out of the total 33,488 tests conducted. According to ICMR community transmission has not started, Vijaybaskar told the media through a video conference on Thursday and listed the efforts...

    • 5 days ago

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