Red tapism and inaction by the health department have led to an inordinate delay in the construction of a Shelter for Urban Homeless (SUH ) at Ponnampatti panchayat in Tiruchy district.
23 Sep 2020
Most of the 1,500 residents of the village are farm labourers and MGNREGA workers.
22 Sep 2020
The group, led by civil engineer Aravind, says that smartphones and online classes are beyond the reach of most children in the village of 1,500 people.
21 Sep 2020
For most people, the biggest worry during the pandemic has been protecting themselves and their family from the virus.
19 Sep 2020
While there was a lot of stigma around coronavirus, it seems that it has reduced with the passing time.
17 Sep 2020
Most of the doctors are wary that if a lady is infected with the coronavirus in between the IVF treatment, they would have to stop the treatment.
15 Sep 2020
To study the effects of junk food on the human body, a teenager from Tiruchy, Sagarikka Sivakumar, embarked upon a 30 day experiment, where she ate only junk food.
13 Sep 2020
Cardiologists in the city say Covid can affect the heart in a number of ways and that they noticed a marginal rise in the incidents of heart attacks.
11 Sep 2020
In the first of a two-part series, Express explores why several patients suffer from stroke during and after treatment; is heightened immune response the cause?
10 Sep 2020
After a very tepid response for plasma donation in Tiruchy, doctors and patients have raised a demand for a plasma bank to be set up at the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital.
09 Sep 2020
As a result of this direct exposure to the virus, several doctors, nurses and healthcare workers at the hospital have tested positive for the virus.
05 Sep 2020
A bright student, 17-year-old Harishma always dreamed of being a doctor, said people who knew her well
02 Sep 2020
A patient in Kumaran Nagar, who was in home isolation in the beginning of August, said he volunteered information to Corporation that he tested positive.
01 Sep 2020
Even though weddings and small functions have been allowed now, orchestras are still not being hired, the musicians opine.
28 Aug 2020
The pandemic has been hard on everyone, especially farmers who find it almost impossible to source labourers and transport harvest to market.
27 Aug 2020