Bottling up home-made art Location: Chennai When India went into lockdown these siblings used their free time to create art While Tabresh paints murals Vedisha tried something different (SOUNDBITE) (English) CHENNAI RESIDENT, VEDISHA IYER, SAYING: "Then I asked my brother, 'Can I do painting in my wall?', then he said just try on the bottle.
Then I asked him to bring bottles for my work.
Then I started doing bottle works.
It came (out) very well.
Then I started to do many bottles from the lockdown starting." The siblings have turned their house into a colorful art museum
A mishap occurred during celebration of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday in Chennai on September 17. Workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party had collected helium balloons as part of the festivities. However, sparks from fireworks reportedly led to an explosion in the balloons. Over 30 BJP workers were reportedly injured in the incident and had to be rushed to a hospital. Their injuries were minor, as per reports. The BJP observed 'seva saptah' or service week to mark PM Modi's birthday. He turned 70 on September 17 and tweeted that what he wants on his birthday is for people to follow Covid precautions like wearing face masks and following social distancing. Watch the full video for more.
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Several people suffered burn injuries after hydrogen-filled balloons exploded during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday celebration in Chennai on September 18. A spark from fireworks resulted in explosion of gas-filled balloons. All of the injured persons were rushed to a nearby hospital. The whole incident was recorded on a mobile video.
While the rest of the world is fighting a tough battle against the COVID-19 pandemic, the students of a private engineering college in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore have made a low-cost electric bike. This e-bike takes 2.5 hours to charge and can run up to 27kms. While speaking to ANI, a student, Brathikan said, "This vehicle has an electric motor. It takes 2.5 hours to charge the vehicle and it can run up to 27kms. It consumes 0.6 units of electricity." The electric bike will cost around 16,000 Rs.
Communist Party of India (Marxist) workers held a unique protest at Thangachimadam Island in Rameshwaram on September 19. Protest was against the passage of agriculture reform bills in the Lok Sabha. Protestors wore vegetables around their neck to show their outrage. Country is witnessing protests in different parts over the passage of agriculture reform bills. Where central government is standing firm on their decision, their ally Akali Dal quit the Union Cabinet in protest against the bill.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on August 30 conducted aerial survey of flood-affected areas in MP. Areas such as Sehore, Raisen, Vidisha are battered by flood following incessant rainfall.