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Country musicians perform during coronavirus lockdown

Carrier Underwood, Shania Twain, Brad Paisley and other country artists, spread out from coast to coast, shared details of their home lives, their hopes for the future and their best wishes for the emergency medical workers on the front lines.

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Kanika Kapoor was discharged after her sixth COVID-19 test came negative.

MK Arjunan death

Music composer MK Arjunan passed away in Kochi on Monday morning. He was 84.

Technology

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Apple is designing and producing face shields to protect health workers and medical staff from the novel coronavirus.

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Zoom appears to be routing some of its calls via services in China, which again raises security risks, given the company is based in the US. Zoom has responded to the flaws, saying it has fixed the issue of calls being routed via China

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Lenovo Yoga C640 review: The Lenovo Yoga C640 is a portable device. You hold in in your hand and it feels almost as a thin as a magazine and lighter than what you would expect a laptop to be.

Chennai News

Amid lockdown, two die in TN after consuming shaving lotion as an alcohol substitute
Amid lockdown, two die in TN after consuming shaving lotion as an alcohol substitute

The sale of alcohol is suspended in the state in the wake of the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus.

Chennai: Stanley hospital deploys robots to deliver medicines to COVID-19 patients
Chennai: Stanley hospital deploys robots to deliver medicines to COVID-19 patients

In a demonstration for the Tamil Nadu Health Minister, the “robot nurse” carried a jar of water, a tumbler and a bottle of hand sanitiser to a predetermined spot.

Of 67 confirmed cases in Tamil Nadu, nearly half traced to 2 Thai nationals: Study
Of 67 confirmed cases in Tamil Nadu, nearly half traced to 2 Thai nationals: Study

Thirty-one people, including four Indonesians, are believed to have received the infection from the two Thai nationals.

Tamil Nadu reports 17 new coronavirus cases; tally goes up to 67
Tamil Nadu reports 17 new coronavirus cases; tally goes up to 67

Of the 17 who tested positive Monday, 10 are from Erode, four from Chennai, two from Madurai and one from Tiruvarur.

This Chennai cop’s Corona Helmet is quite scary, but helps in raising awareness
This Chennai cop’s Corona Helmet is quite scary, but helps in raising awareness

“Many people promised that they will follow all the rules and regulations to curb the spread of the virus, I can definitely say this initiative has made an impact,” the police officer said.

Tamil Nadu man in home quarantine turns violent, bites 75-old-year woman to death
Tamil Nadu man in home quarantine turns violent, bites 75-old-year woman to death

The police said Manikandan tried to flee the spot, attacking people who tried to stop him. He was eventually caught by the mob in a few minutes and handed over to the district police.

Coronavirus: Volunteers in Tamil Nadu are helping distribute food and care for elderly
Coronavirus: Volunteers in Tamil Nadu are helping distribute food and care for elderly

Apart from the Corporations, various NGOs have also joined hands to make the current situation better for the people.

‘Once we get into isolation ward, we can’t come out till end of shift’: Chennai nurse on COVID-19
‘Once we get into isolation ward, we can’t come out till end of shift’: Chennai nurse on COVID-19

“If any of the staff members had any reservations to work in isolation wards, they are threatened that a complaint will be raised to the higher authorities,” she said.

Chennai’s novel waste management mantra: Converting city’s waste to ash and turning that ash into pavement tiles
Chennai’s novel waste management mantra: Converting city’s waste to ash and turning that ash into pavement tiles

The initiative, in which waste is converted into ash and then this ash is used to make colourful tiles, started as a pilot project at one of the city’s landfill sites, but soon it will be soon replicated at larger landfills in other parts of Chennai.

Coronavirus: Tamil Nadu Minister asks cadre not to visit, worship centres restrict gatherings
Coronavirus: Tamil Nadu Minister asks cadre not to visit, worship centres restrict gatherings

On March 16, the Tamil Nadu government announced the closure of all theatres, pubs, malls, parks, museums and other commercial entities throughout the state.

Never aspired to become chief minister of Tamil Nadu: Rajinikanth
Never aspired to become chief minister of Tamil Nadu: Rajinikanth

Addressing a press meet in Chennai, the actor-turned-politician said that would like to lead his party to power but keep himself away from the CM’s chair.

Watch: At smart city project launch, Tamil Nadu minister almost falls into sewage pit
Watch: At smart city project launch, Tamil Nadu minister almost falls into sewage pit

Several AIADMK functionaries, along with Corporate Commissioner S Visakan, were present at the event.

Rajya Sabha elections: AIADMK names ex-Speaker Thambi Durai, Vasan and Munusamy as candidates
Rajya Sabha elections: AIADMK names ex-Speaker Thambi Durai, Vasan and Munusamy as candidates

Tamil Nadu will send six candidates to the Rajya Sabha, with both the ruling AIADMK and opposition DMK having the required numbers to nominate three members each.

Life of a Jain nun: ‘In our spiritual journey, we lose relatives, but gain a whole family of sisters’
Life of a Jain nun: ‘In our spiritual journey, we lose relatives, but gain a whole family of sisters’

Travelling in a group of 24 nuns, Jin Prabha says she took the white when she was 20 years old.

Chennai, Tamil News Today Headlights: DMK General Secretary K Anbazhagan passes away; Condolences pour in
Chennai, Tamil News Today Headlights: DMK General Secretary K Anbazhagan passes away; Condolences pour in

Catch the latest news in Tamil Nadu and Chennai as we bring you live updates from Chennai following the death of DMK general secretary K Anbazhagan.

DMK general secretary Anbazhagan dies at 97, Stalin says fall of ‘Dravidian Everest’
DMK general secretary Anbazhagan dies at 97, Stalin says fall of ‘Dravidian Everest’

DMK leader Kalyanasundaram Anbazhagan passed away at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai on Saturday.

A cat on a ship is now at the centre of coronavirus scare in Chennai
A cat on a ship is now at the centre of coronavirus scare in Chennai

Dr Rashmi Gokhale, the manager of veterinary services for PETA India, wrote a letter to the Chief Commissioner of Customs at Chennai, seeking the fostering of the cat which was found inside a container aboard a Chinese vessel on February 17.

Chennai Corporation releases draft list of polling stations for urban local body elections
Chennai Corporation releases draft list of polling stations for urban local body elections

The elections for local bodies in urban Tamil Nadu is set to take place after a gap of nine years. As per the list, a total of 5759 booths have been identified across 200 wards in the city.

Chennai: Kamal Haasan appears before Central Crime Branch in connection with crane collapse accident on film set
Chennai: Kamal Haasan appears before Central Crime Branch in connection with crane collapse accident on film set

Two days after the incident, crane operator Rajan was arrested by the Nazarathpet police officials, hours before the case got transferred to the Central Crime Branch.

Kamal Haasan endorses ‘Enterprise model’ to revive Tamil Nadu’s economy
Kamal Haasan endorses ‘Enterprise model’ to revive Tamil Nadu’s economy

“Our enterprise model will go down as the biggest socio-economic revolution ever in the history of Thamizh Nadu,” said MNM leader Kamal Haasan.

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