MDS1 TL-VIRUS-CASES Telangana reports 1,724 new COVID-19 cases, 10 deaths Hyderabad: Telangana reported 1,724 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the state's overall tallyof positive cases to 97,424.
MDS2 PD-VIRUS-CASES Record single day high 554 fresh COVID-19 cases pushes tally in Pondy past 9k mark Puducherry: Puducherry on Thursday reported a record single day spike of 554 fresh COVID-19 cases taking the overall tally in the union territory past the 9,000 mark, a top Health department official said.
MDS4 TN-VIRUS-ENT-SPB Rajinikanth, celebrities ask people to join evening prayer for SPB Chennai: Top actor Rajinikanth and a host of others have appealed to fans and the general public to join a mass prayer scheduled to be held at 6 pm on Thursday to pray for the speedy recovery of veteran playback singer S P Balasubrahmanyam.
MDS5 KL-PLANE-VOLUNTEERS 26 who helped passengers of crashed plane contract COVID-19 Malappuram (Kerala): As many as 26 volunteers who reached the Air-India Express plane crash site in Kozhikode, 48 km from here, and evacuated the injured passengers on August 7, have tested positive for COVID-19.
MDS6 KA-ISRO Space sector reforms not aimed at privatising ISRO: Chairman K Sivan Bengaluru: The recently announced space sector reforms are not aimed at privatisation of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), its Chairman and Secretary in the Department of Space, K Sivan asserted on Thursday.
MES3 TN-DMK-KHAN DMK veteran, former Minister Rahman Khan dead Chennai: Veteran DMK orator and former Minister A Rahman Khan, who recently recovered from COVID-19, died here on Thursday.PTI SS PTI PTI