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Absorbing Ukraine returnees not feasible: TN Medical Council chief

March 14, 2022 5:55 am

The state medical council will meet on March 18 and is likely to issue a formal decision on the issue.

Tamil Nadu: Man held for killing elderly relatives, stealing Rs 50 lakh cash, 150 gold coins

August 03, 2021 1:51 pm

The police claimed Ranjith had convinced his relatives to come in his car to a temple in Puthur. On the way, he killed and buried them in a forest.

'Helicopter brothers' cheating case: Ganesh's wife, a firm employee held

July 28, 2021 3:06 pm

The brothers — accused of cheating people to the tune of Rs 600 crore — are absconding.

Tamil Nadu town accuses its 'helicopter brothers' of taking off with Rs 600 crore

July 23, 2021 9:53 am

Posters have been stuck across Kumbakonam demanding action against the 'helicopter brothers', businessmen Mariyur Ramadoss Ganesh and Mariyur Ramadoss Swaminathan, who are absconding.

Covid-19 vaccine shortage: Tamil Nadu health minister to meet Harsh Vardhan

July 07, 2021 12:33 pm

This week, as many centres claimed they had vaccines to inoculate only 100 people per day, crowds were spotted outside PHCs across Tamil Nadu from as early as 5 am.

Lockdown woes: Chennai's iconic snake park says running out of funds, facing closure

June 15, 2021 9:49 pm

The Chennai Snake Park Trust says it no longer has money enough to feed the reptiles, maintain the park and pay its staff.

Chennai: Woman who went 'missing' from hospital found dead in same building

June 10, 2021 6:34 pm

The 41-year-old woman had been reported missing two days after she was admitted to the hospital with Covid-19.

Covid canvas: Chennai artist uses self-portraits to describe illness, isolation

June 08, 2021 11:59 pm

Bala Govind Kumar, a visual artist, recorded himself in home isolation, and used the videos for his portraits.

Chennai: At Omandurar Covid hospital, LED board to display health status of patients in ICU

May 31, 2021 10:56 pm

The hospital said the step was taken to reduce anxiety in family members, and protect them from the exposure risk they take when they come to check the health status of their loved ones.

Madurai to include crematorium data in daily Covid report: Tamil Nadu minister PTR

May 27, 2021 10:16 pm

Emphasising the importance of transparent reporting of death data, Thiagarajan said this would “inform overall COVID-19 spread analysis & control”.