covid-19 daily briefing

India on Friday reported 16,561 Covid cases and 49 fatalities. The cumulative caseload is 4,42,23,557 (1,23,535 active cases) and 5,26,928 fatalities Worldwide: Over 588 million cases and over 6.43 million fatalities. Vaccination in India: Over 2.07 billion doses. Worldwide: Over 12 billion doses. A new at-home test to check your immunity againstContinue Reading

Railway stations in Tamil Nadu

On Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stones for the reconstruction of five Tamil Nadu railway stations: Chennai Egmore, Rameswaram, Madurai, Katpadi, and Kanyakumari. The railway station redevelopment project will cost around Rs 1,800 crore to complete. The project was undertaken to improve the passengers’ convenience andContinue Reading

India's ongoing power crisis

To address India’s ongoing power crisis, the Centre has invoked Section 11 of the Electricity Act, requiring all imported coal-based projects to generate power at full capacity, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of Power on May 5. “All imported coal-based power plants shall operate and generate powerContinue Reading