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As COVID-19 Cases Continue To Spike In Tamil Nadu, Here Is The Lowdown On Its Preparedness To Tackle The Pandemic
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As COVID-19 Cases Continue To Spike In Tamil Nadu, Here Is The Lowdown On Its Preparedness To Tackle The Pandemic

Tamil Nadu has ramped up its testing after receiving criticism which has led to a spike in the number of positive cases, say the state authorities adding that the number should come down organically and not by compromising on surveillance ...
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State-Run Outlets ‘Amma Canteens’ Resume Providing Free Food During The 12-Day COVID-19 Lockdown In 4 Tamil Nadu Districts
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State-Run Outlets ‘Amma Canteens’ Resume Providing Free Food During The 12-Day COVID-19 Lockdown In 4 Tamil Nadu Districts

With restaurants and eateries shut, Amma Canteens will provide free food to the people during the stringent lockdown re-imposed in four districts between June 19 and June 30 to fight COVID-19 ...
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86 Percent Of COVID-19 Cases In Tamil Nadu Asymptomatic, Says Chief Minister K Palaniswami
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86 Percent Of COVID-19 Cases In Tamil Nadu Asymptomatic, Says Chief Minister K Palaniswami

In a statement detailing the various efforts taken to address the COVID-19 situation, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said that the Tamil Nadu's mortality rate was the lowest when compared to even some foreign countries, besides other Indian states ...
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Brothers Who Came Back Home From The UK Turn Into Corona Warriors, Provide Food And Ration To People In Need In Chennai
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Brothers Who Came Back Home From The UK Turn Into Corona Warriors, Provide Food And Ration To People In Need In Chennai

Meet 21-year-old Abdul Salam and 19-year-old Sultan Abbas, a brother duo from Chennai who are serving food and ration kits to people in need during Coronavirus lockdown ...
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COVID-19: Tamil Nadu Gives Nod For Treatment At Home For People With Mild Symptoms
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COVID-19: Tamil Nadu Gives Nod For Treatment At Home For People With Mild Symptoms

A person clinically assigned as a very mild case /pre-symptomatic case of COVID-19, has requisite facility at their residence for self-isolation can get treatment at home, says Tamil Nadu government ...
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To Prevent Garbage Pile Up During COVID-19 Outbreak, IIT Madras Backed Start-Up Develops A ‘Smart Bin System’
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To Prevent Garbage Pile Up During COVID-19 Outbreak, IIT Madras Backed Start-Up Develops A ‘Smart Bin System’

Developed by an IIT- Madras backed start-up, AirBins use remote monitoring where software of the device fitted on a dustbin sends telecommands to sanitation worker’s phone using internet ...
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Inter-Ministerial Central Teams Satisfied With Steps Taken To Combat COVID-19 In Hyderabad, Chennai
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Inter-Ministerial Central Teams Satisfied With Steps Taken To Combat COVID-19 In Hyderabad, Chennai

The Inter-Ministerial Central Teams visited Hyderabad and Chennai to check on the necessary steps being taken to combat COVID-19 ...
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Replacing Single-Use Plastic, One Leaf At A Time: This 20-Year-Old’s Invention Can Help Tackle The Rising Plastic Waste Crisis
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Replacing Single-Use Plastic, One Leaf At A Time: This 20-Year-Old’s Invention Can Help Tackle The Rising Plastic Waste Crisis

Typically, leaves degrade within a few days making these a poor alternative to plastics but Banana Leaf Technology, invented by 20-year-old from Tamil Nadu, can make it last longer ...
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A 72-Year-Old From Madurai Has A Solution To Tide Over The Crisis Of Clean Water
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A 72-Year-Old From Madurai Has A Solution To Tide Over The Crisis Of Clean Water

Meet 72-year-old N. Arunachalam from Madurai who along with his family is relying solely on recycled rainwater since 34 years ...
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Toxic Froth At Chennai’s Marina Beach, Even As Experts Voice Concern Visitors ‘Enjoy’ The View
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Toxic Froth At Chennai’s Marina Beach, Even As Experts Voice Concern Visitors ‘Enjoy’ The View

According to experts, the thick froth on the Marina beach was a result of the Adyar River’s water getting mixed with untreated sewage, resulting in the toxic white foam-like substance at the shore ...
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Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest States Of India, There Are Two Sides To Tamil Nadu’s Health Story
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Swasth Report Card: One Of The Healthiest States Of India, There Are Two Sides To Tamil Nadu’s Health Story

One of the healthiest state of the country, Tamil Nadu saw a decline in its performance as per the government’s think-tank Niti Ayog’s health index report, slipping from third rank to ninth rank, here are some quick status of a some health parameters of the state ...
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In India's Health Capital Chennai, Smile Foundation Provides Free Medical Counselling And Treatment At Door Step
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In India’s Health Capital Chennai, Smile Foundation Provides Free Medical Counselling And Treatment At Door Step

Smile on Wheels in Chennai’s Pattinambakkam and Velachery block is addressing to the primary healthcare needs of the poor by offering free, door step medical facilities ...
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