Chennai Airport Terminal

CISF to deploy personnel with local language knowledge at airports

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) will deploy more personnel with “working knowledge of the local language” at airports to deal with passengers. The move follows DMK MP Kanimozhi’s complaint that a... Read more »
Kamala Harris - The VP Candidate of the Democratic party

Kamala Harris is Joe Biden’s VP pick. Here’s her connection to Chennai

Kamala Harris is Joe Biden’s running mate for the 2020 United States presidential election on August 11, 2020, becoming the third female U.S. vice presidential nominee of a major party. She is... Read more »
Jacinda Arden - Prime Minister of New Zealand

100 days without COVID-19: New Zealand and Fiji

New Zealand on Sunday marked 100 days since it stamped out the spread of the coronavirus, a rare bright spot in a world that continues to be ravaged by the disease. Fiji... Read more »
machines of display from random gym

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 »
favipiravir drug being trialled to cure covid-19 in India

Favipiravir is now manufactured by 4 companies in India

After Glenmark and Cipla, two more Indian pharma companies — Sun Pharmaceuticals and Zenara Pharma have got approval to manufacture Favipiravir in the country to treat coronavirus. Favipiravir was originally developed to... Read more »
UPSC Headquarters Delhi

60 candidates from Tamilnadu ace the UPSC Exams

60 Candidates from Tamilnadu made it to the final merit list released by Union Public Service Commission. This is much higher than what Tamilnadu managed last year. Seven candidates made it to... Read more »
Giant SOS on a remote island

Giant SOS on Pacific isle leads to rescue of three stranded sailors

(Reuters) – Three Micronesian sailors stranded on a remote Pacific island drew a giant SOS message in the sand to attract the attention of rescuers, who found them three days after they... Read more »
Sreedevi scored 95% in class X CBSE board exams

Tamilnadu girl from tribal area scored 95% in CBSE X Board Exams

C Sreedevi, a class X student lives in the Poochukottamparai tribal settlement of Anamalai Tiger Reserve in Tirupur District. She has beaten all odds and secured a 95% score in the class... Read more »
Interior view of the Virgin Galactic Spacecraft

Virgin Galactic unveils sleek cabin interior of its spacecraft

Virgin Galactic which is part of billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Group, revealed the cabin interior of the six-passenger SpaceShipTwo. It is designed to carry people and payloads to suborbital space and back. The... Read more »
Radhika Lakhani and Vaidehi Vekariya - Indian School Girls from Surat

Indian schoolgirls discover asteroid moving toward Earth

Two Indian schoolgirls have discovered an asteroid which is slowly shifting its orbit and moving toward Earth. Radhika Lakhani and Vaidehi Vekariya, both students of 10th standard, were working on a school... Read more »