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Abhishek Bachchan, along with father Amitabh Bachchan, tested positive for coronavirus on July 11 and got admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati hospital. Amitabh was discharged on August 2 after testing negative for COVID-19.

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The central government on Wednesday transferred Sushant Singh Rajput's death case to the Central Bureau of Investigation.

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Miguel Herrán, who plays the young hacker Rio in Netflix show Money Heist, once featured in an Indian ad in 2015.

Technology

The training this time will, however, be held online due to international travel restrictions on account of the COVID-19 pandemic, DoT said in the memorandum.

At the Unpacked event, 2020 Samsung unveils five new products including its next-generation foldable smartphone dubbed Galaxy Z Fold2.

Samsung unveils Galaxy Watch3 and Galaxy Buds Live. Galaxy Watch3 is a next-generation smartwatch from the company bundled with lots of health and wellness features.

Chennai News

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus Live Updates: Private gyms to reopen from August 10
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus Live Updates: Private gyms to reopen from August 10

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News Live Updates: As of Tuesday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 55,152. Till date, 1,62,476 males, 1,05,782 females and 27 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in the state.

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 wrap: No ‘at home reception’ at Raj Bhavan this year; Karti Chidambaram tests positive
Tamil Nadu COVID-19 wrap: No ‘at home reception’ at Raj Bhavan this year; Karti Chidambaram tests positive

For the first time since the pandemic outbreak, the state’s death toll went past the 100-mark on a single day, taking the cumulative toll to 4,241 on Monday.

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus August 3, 4 Highlights: State records 109 deaths in one day, toll at 4241
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus August 3, 4 Highlights: State records 109 deaths in one day, toll at 4241

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News August 3, 4 Highlights: As of Monday, the number of active COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 56,698.

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 wrap: Low-key Bakrid celebrations; 193 check posts in Chennai to monitor Sunday lockdowns
Tamil Nadu COVID-19 wrap: Low-key Bakrid celebrations; 193 check posts in Chennai to monitor Sunday lockdowns

The Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamath (TNTJ) had appealed to the members of the Muslim community to avoid congregation and offer Bakrid prayers at home.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Suspension on special trains extended till Aug 15; 5,881 fresh cases reported
Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Suspension on special trains extended till Aug 15; 5,881 fresh cases reported

The Southern Railway announced on Friday that the suspension on seven special trains running within Tamil Nadu has been extended till August 15, after the state government extended the lockdown in the state till August 31.

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus July 31, August 1 Highlights: Less than 6000 positive cases recorded on third consecutive day
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus July 31, August 1 Highlights: Less than 6000 positive cases recorded on third consecutive day

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 31, August 1 Highlights: With 97 deaths reported in the past 24 hours, the death toll surged to 3,935.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Lockdown extended till August 31; below 6,000 cases for first time in a week
Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Lockdown extended till August 31; below 6,000 cases for first time in a week

Tamil Nadu reported 5,864 fresh Covid-19 cases and 97 deaths, taking its tally to 2,39,978 and fatalities to 3,838. This is a significant drop in numbers, with the state having reported close to 7,000 cases everyday for the past six days.

I am waiting for Rajini sir to announce his plan and then I will take a call: ‘Singham’ Annamalai Kuppusamy
I am waiting for Rajini sir to announce his plan and then I will take a call: ‘Singham’ Annamalai Kuppusamy

Former IPS officer says Sathankulam custodial death is black mark for Tamil Nadu Police, but should not label the entire police department with just one incident.

Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown with relaxations, complete shutdown on Sundays
Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown with relaxations, complete shutdown on Sundays

All commercial establishments, private companies, and other business entities can now operate with 75 per cent workforce, up from 50 per cent earlier.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Expeditious measures have kept fatality rate low, says CM; death toll at 3,741
Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Expeditious measures have kept fatality rate low, says CM; death toll at 3,741

Apart from conducting fever clinics for early detection and treatment of the cases both in Chennai and rest of Tamil Nadu, the government has established 1,196 mobile camps throughout the state including 70 in Chennai to detect the virus cases.

Tamil Nadu Guv isolates himself for a week after three more cases in Raj Bhavan
Tamil Nadu Guv isolates himself for a week after three more cases in Raj Bhavan

The governor is “fit and healthy”, the Raj Bhavan communique said on Wednesday and indicated the move on isolation was a precautionary exercise.

Tamil Nadu Coronavirus July 29, 30 Highlights: Lockdown extended till August 31
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus July 29, 30 Highlights: Lockdown extended till August 31

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 29, 30 Highlights: A complete lockdown will be observed every Sunday. The e-pass system, which is used by private vehicles for inter-district travel, will be continued till August 31.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Chennai district collector tests positive; close to 7,000 cases reported today
Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: Chennai district collector tests positive; close to 7,000 cases reported today

Tamil Nadu recorded its highest single-day count for the sixth consecutive day with 6,972 fresh cases reported in the state on Tuesday. With this, the state Covid-19 tally has risen to 2,27,688.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: CM launches free masks scheme for ration card holders; 6993 fresh cases today
Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: CM launches free masks scheme for ration card holders; 6993 fresh cases today

Around 4.44 crore reusable masks, purchased at a cost of Rs. 30.07 crore will be distributed to 69.09 lakh families in town panchayats, municipalities and corporations barring the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC), an official release said.

Chennai: Two detained under Goondas Act for hurting sentiments of Hindus, Muslims
Chennai: Two detained under Goondas Act for hurting sentiments of Hindus, Muslims

While Nathigan featured in a video “ridiculing” Hindu deity Murugan, SJ Gopal is accused of circulating defamatory content on Prophet Mohammad.

Tamil Nadu Coronavirus July 27, 28 Highlights: Parts of Chennai receive heavy rainfall
Tamil Nadu Coronavirus July 27, 28 Highlights: Parts of Chennai receive heavy rainfall

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 27, 28 Highlights: A total of 5,723 patients were discharged from hospitals following treatment, taking the number of recoveries to 1,62,249. There are 54,896 active cases in the state.

Meet postman Sivan, who trekked 15 kms daily through forest to deliver mail
Meet postman Sivan, who trekked 15 kms daily through forest to deliver mail

“In 2010, I was wearing boots to trek but this job brought me closer to nature so I switched to slippers and, sometimes, I would walk on bare feet to feel the earth. Hope, Inside the jungle I left my footprints without hurting anyone” says D Sivan.

TN govt deposits Rs 67 crore in court for acquisition of Jaya’s residence
TN govt deposits Rs 67 crore in court for acquisition of Jaya’s residence

Jayalalithaa’s niece and nephew J Deepa and J Deepak, who have staked claim to the property, said they opposed the government move to take over their aunt’s bungalow and convert it into a memorial.

Covid-19: Tamil Nadu records highest single-day spike with 6,988 new cases
Covid-19: Tamil Nadu records highest single-day spike with 6,988 new cases

The surge in the number of cases took Tamil Nadu’s overall tally to 2,06,737.

Woman accuses ABVP president of harassment over parking slot in Chennai
Woman accuses ABVP president of harassment over parking slot in Chennai

The incident reportedly followed a disagreement over parking slots at the housing society. The woman, who does not want to be identified, demanded payment for his use of a parking slot owned by her.

Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: Lockdown in Coimbatore this weekend; over 6,000 cases recorded today
Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: Lockdown in Coimbatore this weekend; over 6,000 cases recorded today

The announcement comes after the district saw a surge in the number of cases over the past few days. Only essential services will be allowed during the lockdown in the district.

Tamil actors fined for entering restricted area in Kodaikanal
Tamil actors fined for entering restricted area in Kodaikanal

According to reports, actors Vimal and Soori had landed at the popular tourist spot on July 17. They had visited the Berjiam lake without prior permission from the forest officials. The incident came to light when pictures of them fishing surfaced on social media.

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus July 24, 25 Highlights: Two-day lockdown in Coimbatore from today
Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus July 24, 25 Highlights: Two-day lockdown in Coimbatore from today

Tamil Nadu Chennai Coronavirus (Covid-19), Lockdown Latest News July 24, 25 Highlights: As of Friday, the number of active Covid-19 cases in Tamil Nadu is 53,132. Till date, 1,21,389 males, 78,337 females and 23 transgenders have tested positive for the virus in the state.

Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: 84 Raj Bhavan employees test positive; case tally crosses 1.9 lakh
Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: 84 Raj Bhavan employees test positive; case tally crosses 1.9 lakh

Tamil Nadu recorded its highest ever single-day count till date, with 6,472 fresh cases reported in the state on Thursday. With this, the state Covid-19 tally has risen to 1,92,964.

84 personnel test positive for Covid-19 at Tamil Nadu Raj Bhavan
84 personnel test positive for Covid-19 at Tamil Nadu Raj Bhavan

The statement added that Raj Bhavan is closely monitoring the situation and as a precautionary measure, has sanitised the whole area of the premises, including the offices, with the help of corporation health workers.

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