Welcome to Tiny Bytes, a look at some of today’s news for little minds.
Zika in Tamil Nadu:
The first case of Zika virus in Tamil Nadu has been reported from Krishnagiri district a senior state government official said. Read more
Battling mosquito menace:
American tech companies like Microsoft and Google are partnering with researchers and scientists to combat disease outbreaks by mosquitoes. Their plan is to test new high-tech tools to prevent the widespread of infections.
New Coach for India
The BCCI has named Ravi Shastri as the new chief coach of the Indian cricket team with former fast bowling great Zaheer Khan being appointed the bowling coach for a period of two years. Read more
Mass animal extinction underway?
In recent decades, scientists have found that nearly half of the number of the world’s animals have been wiped out, many of whom have lost 80 percent of their individual species.
That’s it for today, kids. Thank you for listening. I hope you’ll watch out for me at 5 pm tomorrow too. Remember it’s so important to know what’s going on in the world around you.