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The University of Madras to broadcast free Tamil lessons

The University of Madras or Madras University is a public state university in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Established in 1857, it is one of the oldest universities in India In keeping up with... Read more »
Beekeeping program run by Mr. Marimuthu

Software Engineer pioneering a beekeeping revolution in Chennai

Everyone is familiar with honey – the essential natural sweetener. We all know that honey bees play a vital role in the production of honey. However, the greatest contribution of bees is... Read more »
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Chennai Metro Rail resumes services after 5 months

Chennai Metro Rail has resumed services after a period of 5 months. The metro trains will operate from 8 am to 8 pm. The trains would run every five minutes during peak... Read more »
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Chennai Doctors Perform Asia’s First Lung Transplant

Chennai-based multi-speciality hospital MGM Healthcare has claimed to have performed Asia’s first bilateral lung transplant on a coronavirus-positive patient. The patient is a COVID-19 survivor. He is a 48-year-old businessman who had... Read more »
current state of works at the madambakkam lake

Madambakkam – A rare hidden water ecosystem near Chennai

Madambakkam lake in the southwest of Chennai is one of the largest lakes in the city. A lake of tranquility which is hidden over 40 years amongst the neighbourhood. It was a... Read more »
Opening of the covid-19 centre at puzhal prison

First COVID-19 Care Centre opened on Puzhal prison premises

As many as 114 prisoners at the Puzhal Central Prison have tested positive for COVID-19 and 99 of them have recovered so far, according to Health Minister C. Vijayabaskar. The patients were... Read more »
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Gyms to be reopened across Tamil Nadu from Aug 10

There’s finally good news for fitness enthusiasts, trainers and owners. The Tamil Nadu state government has decided to reopen Gyms and Fitness Centres across the state from August 10, after a gap... Read more »
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India’s second plasma bank to be established in Chennai

The country’s second plasma bank has been set up at the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) here at a cost of Rs 2 crore. Delhi is the first city in India... Read more »
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Chennai becomes first Indian city to test five lakh residents for COVID-19

The Greater Chennai Corporation has conducted more than 5 lakh RT-PCR tests for COVID-19, making it the city the first in the country to achieve the feat. The Corporation Commissioner G. Prakash... Read more »

Make in India: Apple starts making iPhone 11 in Foxconn’s Chennai plant

Make in India: Apple starts making iPhone 11 in Foxconn’s Chennai plant. In a boost to the Make in India campaign, Apple has started manufacturing iPhone 11 in India. Apple is manufacturing... Read more »