The Tamil Nadu government is taking steps to ban online games involving money, Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said on Thursday. Talking to reporters in Coimbatore, Palaniswami said taking into account that many persons have committed suicide due to online rummy, the government is taking steps to ban the online games played with money stakes.
The famed Lord Ayyappa temple in Kerala opened to devotees Saturday morning after remaining closed for over six months due to the coronavirus pandemic, with a few worshippers wearing masks and carrying COVID-19 negative certificate offering prayers. The temple, which opened for the monthly puja on Friday evening, will allow pilgrims to offer prayers till October 21.
Lebanese Prime Ministerdesignate Mustapha Adib said on Monday all parties should cooperate to facilitate the formation of a new government and urged everyone to work so that a French initiative succeeds immediately.
Six workers died after inhaling poisonous gas while cleaning an underground tank in a factory in Pakistan’s Sindh province, an official said. The incident happened in provincial capital Karachi’s Industrial Site Area on Friday.