face masks

Tamil Nadu voters flout COVID-19 norms at polling booths

Many did not wear a mask while standing in the line, only to receive a mask and a glove just before voting.

published on : 6th April 2021

Day after CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan made wearing mask compulsory, many MLAs spotted sans face masks in Bhopal

When questioned by scribes about not wearing the masks, these MLAs had different excuses on the same issue.

published on : 23rd February 2021

COVID-19: Scientists develop new method for visualizing breath to evaluate face masks

A scientist explained that the new technique is based on the fact that the speed of light changes depending on the temperature of air it passes through.

published on : 31st December 2020

Amid new virus strain scare, Tamil Nadu CM appeals to people to compulsorily wear face masks

CM Edappadi K Palaniswami said the blood samples of 13 UK returnees who had tested positive for coronavirus upon their return to the state have been sent for analysis.

published on : 28th December 2020

Need to promote use of face masks to check spread of COVID-19: CM Kejriwal

Citing the arrival of 32,000 Indians from virus-hit countries in March as well people coming from different parts of the country, he noted that Delhi faced a tough situation.

published on : 6th November 2020

Dr. Fauci: Avoid large gatherings without masks

Fauci says the CDC guideline for getting people back into society generally “is 10 days from the onset of your symptoms.”

published on : 10th October 2020

Allahabad HC expresses concern over sub-standard masks, seeks guidelines from ICMR

The matter was listed for further hearing in the High Court on September 30. This comes even as not wearing masks is a violation of COVID-19 norms and can attract fines.

published on : 29th September 2020

The eyes don't have it: Masks upset classroom communication

The task is especially difficult for those working with students who are deaf, hard of hearing or whose first language is not English.

published on : 27th September 2020

COVID-19: After Wuhan water park party, now Beijing says face masks not mandatory in public spaces

People are no longer required to wear masks outdoors, but they still need to wear masks when in close contact with others, a new guideline issued stated.

published on : 21st August 2020

HC junks PIL to include masks, hand sanitizers in list of essential commodities

The petition was moved by one Gaurav Yadav who had said that the Centre on March 2020 issued a notification to include masks and hand sanitizers in the list of essential commodities.

published on : 13th August 2020

Smog in NCR: CISF issues 15,000 masks to personnel

The CISF ordered over 15,000 masks for its personnel deployed at IGI Airport, Delhi Metro and other government installations.

published on : 7th November 2017