A video of the festival showed local residents from Kalpattu, Nathamedu and surrounding villages entering the tank and jostling with each other to get their catch for a sumptuous meal. It was a free-for-all situation as local residents did not consider the lockdown orders in force, did not maintain physical distancing with each other and did not wear masks. … [Read more...] about Residents of villages in Villupuram district participate in fishing festival, violate prohibitory orders
Fishing boat gets hit
Meanwhile, personnel from the Fire and Rescue Services Department recovered the body of one of the three persons who went missing in the early hours of Wednesday near Elamkunnappuzha while on a fishing expedition. … [Read more...] about Fisherman falls off boat near Vypeen, drowns
The chief minister has directed officials that vigil be maintained on the water level of all rivers and people be shifted to safer areas well in advance. He has said that social distancing be maintained in shelters set up in flood affected areas. … [Read more...] about Major UP rivers flow above danger mark, 536 villages in 16 districts hit by floods
He and six others use maida, potato flour, paper mâché and sticks to sculpt the idols. “An idol is sturdy enough for the celebrations, but quickly dissolves when immersed in water,” he points out. “Fish can eat the remains and it will not harm the environment.” … [Read more...] about Poor sales hit Ganesha idol-makers in Tiruchi
BWF hasn't said a word when the baddie season will resume. So we don't know when we will see Sindhu begin her campaign to win gold at next year's Tokyo Olympics. … [Read more...] about Sindhu hits the gym!