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Magnitude of second COVID-19 wave vastly different, south India has not sustained the worst yet, warn experts
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Magnitude of second COVID-19 wave vastly different, south India has not sustained the worst yet, warn experts

At over 3,00,000 active cases Bengaluru has the highest caseload among all Indian cities. But experts warn the worst is still ahead as India's third-largest city buckles under oxygen shortages, overrun hospitals and crowded crematoriums

COVID-19: New governments have no time to celebrate poll win, they must jump into pandemic war immediately
India

COVID-19: New governments have no time to celebrate poll win, they must jump into pandemic war immediately

It is time for the new governments to live up to the hopes of the electorate and take effective steps to curb the second wave of coronavirus.

Tamil Nadu to shut cinemas, bars and places of worship from 26 April; daily COVID cases surpass 14k
India

Tamil Nadu to shut cinemas, bars and places of worship from 26 April; daily COVID cases surpass 14k

Not more than 50 people may assemble for marriages and for a funeral the upper limit is set at 25, the government said

New COVID-19 vaccine price might cause 'financial burden' on India's 'lowest denomination', says Madras HC
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New COVID-19 vaccine price might cause 'financial burden' on India's 'lowest denomination', says Madras HC

The Madras high court also sought information from the Tamil Nadu government about the availability of medical facilities like oxygen and remdesivir in the state

Tamil Nadu to reintroduce curbs from 10 April as daily COVID-19 cases cross 4k; here's what's allowed
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Tamil Nadu to reintroduce curbs from 10 April as daily COVID-19 cases cross 4k; here's what's allowed

The govt has also decided to bring back initiatives like fever camps, door to door survey to detect people with flu-like symptoms and contact tracing of those who were in contact with people who test positive

COVID-19 norms violated at Kamal Haasan's Madurai rally;  launched campaign for Tamil Nadu polls
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COVID-19 norms violated at Kamal Haasan's Madurai rally; launched campaign for Tamil Nadu polls

On Sunday, he launched his party's campaign in Madurai for the scheduled 2021 Assembly election in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown till 31 Aug, allows Chennai eateries to begin dine-in services at 50% capacity
India

Tamil Nadu govt extends lockdown till 31 Aug, allows Chennai eateries to begin dine-in services at 50% capacity

The chief minister also extended the shutdown imposed on Sundays, saying intense curbs will be in place on 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 August as well

Tamil Nadu Lockdown Diary: From enforcing COVID-19 quarantine to managing alcohol withdrawal symptoms, health workers in rural TN have their task cut out
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Tamil Nadu Lockdown Diary: From enforcing COVID-19 quarantine to managing alcohol withdrawal symptoms, health workers in rural TN have their task cut out

In rural Tamil Nadu, a health sub-centre is the first institution from the primary health care system that anybody from the community would turn to,

Tamil Nadu Lockdown Diary: 'People talk as if COVID-19 came from Melapalayam, not China'; Muslims struggle with health systems steeped in prejudice
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Tamil Nadu Lockdown Diary: 'People talk as if COVID-19 came from Melapalayam, not China'; Muslims struggle with health systems steeped in prejudice

The experiences of many Muslims in Tamil Nadu in accessing healthcare revealed a system that repeatedly revealed its biases against them.

Tamil Nadu has suffered Rs 35,000 crore GST revenue loss during lockdown, says chief minister K Palaniswami
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Tamil Nadu has suffered Rs 35,000 crore GST revenue loss during lockdown, says chief minister K Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami said that development schemes won't be affected by the various austerity measures taken to handle the loss in revenue due to lockdown

COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu: Healthcare workers resolute despite risks, but incidents of stigmatisation remain a worry
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COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu: Healthcare workers resolute despite risks, but incidents of stigmatisation remain a worry

Doctors in Tamil Nadu said people they interact with are generally cooperative. However, there have been instances of doctors being denied rental accommodation and being forced out of hostels.