Masks

Commuters continue to ignore Covid-19 safety norms

People coming to public places like bus stands continue to bother least about wearing masks or following safety measures is a cause of serious concern.

published on : 21st September 2021

COVID-19: Kentucky lawmakers scrap statewide facemask rule in schools

The GOP-dominated legislature set education policies in response to disruptions caused by the virus, which has forced dozens of districts to close classrooms.

published on : 10th September 2021

Behind those masks

Recently Bollywood actors, including Deepika Padukone, have been sporting masks which are made by young Bengalureans, who returned to the city from foreign shores, owing to the pandemic   

published on : 23rd August 2021

The faces of Olympic victory, now without masks as IOC relaxes rules

On Sunday, the International Olympic Committee relaxed its health rules and said medalists can remove their masks on the podium for photos — for 30 seconds.

published on : 26th July 2021

Dr. Fauci says US headed in 'wrong direction' on coronavirus

Dr. Anthony Fauci noted that some local jurisdictions where infection rates are surging are already calling on individuals to wear masks in indoor public spaces regardless of vaccination status.

published on : 26th July 2021

When can masks be ditched? UK PM Boris Johnson to revamp Coronavirus rules

A final decision will be announced on July 12 based on a series of tests, including vaccination rates and the risks posed by new virus variants.

published on : 5th July 2021

Face masks to become personal choice as England lifts lockdown

Boris Johnson is expected to announce plans to drop social distancing rules and to reject proposals for a domestic COVID-19 passport.

published on : 4th July 2021

Pune-based start-up develops mask that inactivates novel coronavirus

Developed by Thincr Technologies India Private Limited, these masks are coated with anti-viral agents known otherwise as virucides.

published on : 14th June 2021

COVID-19: Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro fined as he flouts mask rule before motorcyclists

Sao Paulo's state government press office said a fine - equivalent to about USD 110 - would be imposed for violation of a rule that has required masks in public places since May 2020.

published on : 13th June 2021

Telangana minister KT Rama Rao agrees to meet fan post lockdown

With profound affection towards his favourite politician, Suresh designed a poster on his own and displayed it on the main entrance to his Sai Hamsa Boutique.

published on : 3rd June 2021

On foundation day, ISL side Kerala Blasters donate 10,000 N95 masks to COVID-19 warriors

During the first outbreak of COVID-19 last year, the club had donated 2,00,000 hydroxychloroquine sulphate tablets as preventive support to nearly 25000 frontline workers

published on : 27th May 2021

HC seeks Kejriwal government stand on whether masks being made, sold in accordance with rules

The PIL sought setting up of a regulatory body for determining the standards for manufacture and sale of masks, used for protection against COVID-19 infection, in the national capital.

published on : 27th May 2021

‘Protect yourself, others’: Chhattisgarh mask man's message

At Ambikapur Collectorate most officers and staff would prefer using a face mask given by Ajay Agrawal, popularly known as Mask-Man of north Chhattisgarh.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Reasonable for businesses to keep masks, says US Covid expert Fauci

But he says that recommendation could change as the CDC conducts more research and more Americans get shots.

published on : 18th May 2021

Telangana: Boys forced to do sit-ups for not wearing masks 

Parents of other students and local villagers have slammed the secretary, raising the question as to who would take responsibility if something adverse happens to the kids.

published on : 29th April 2021
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