PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 10:26 AM IST
- Sonu Nigam hit out at those who criticised him for not wearing a mask while donating blood last week. He said that he was responding to them in the ‘language (they) deserve’.
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2021 02:07 PM IST
New Zealand suspends travel bubble with Australia after a man was infected with a variant first detected in India and genomic sequencing had linked the case to a returned traveller from the United States
By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2021 03:05 PM IST
- Sunny Leone’s latest kickboxing workout video is all about practising a boxing ‘technique used by fighters’ but not without wearing her face mask amid Covid-19 even if ‘it’s more difficult’ | Check out the video and benefits of the exercise inside
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
PUBLISHED ON APR 26, 2021 06:02 PM IST
When sharing common spaces inside a household, people should wear masks, avoid areas with poor ventilation, and wash their hands properly, in view of the more infectious second wave of the coronavirus.
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2021 01:37 PM IST
The first layer of the mask is made up of cotton rags and the inner layer is made up of cotton linings. Interestingly, once these degradable masks are thrown in the soil, plants will grow out of them from the seeds embedded on these masks.
By Trisha Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON APR 17, 2021 03:51 PM IST
“Of all the 'per-mutations' and combinations- there remains only one that can protect you. Wear your masks properly!” reads the caption shared by Mumbai Police along with the picture.
By Trisha Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 01:29 AM IST
"Who do you think is violating rules out here?” reads a part of the post shared with the picture.
By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2021 08:14 AM IST
- As new coronavirus variants increase infection cases worldwide, Google doodle spread awareness about wearing a face mask, washing hands and practising social distancing at the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic through its animated homepage this Tuesday
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2021 11:00 AM IST
Covid-19 restrictions: In a guidance which differs from national law, Spain official says partygoers in Barcelona should wear masks if they are mixing with others on the beach but did not need to do so if they are sunbathing or swimming in the sea
By Trisha Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2021 10:18 AM IST
Pune Police's post is complete with the hashtags #WearAMask #COVIDSecondWave and #coronavirus.
By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 03, 2021 05:08 PM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2021 04:12 PM IST
- On March 31, 1,091 people were booked for not wearing masks and 1,127 and 1,203 people were booked on Thursday and Friday respectively for not wearing masks.
By Trisha Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2021 09:53 AM IST
April Fool’s Day 2021: Mumbai Police's mask-related post has prompted people to share appreciative comments.
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2021 06:29 PM IST
From enforcing mask wearing in public from next week to restricting personal movement and tightening internal border controls, Papua New Guinea orders restrictions as Covid-19 numbers climb
By Richa Banka, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2021 06:04 PM IST
- The Delhi High Court judge initiated a suo motu case after he took a flight to Delhi last week, outlining how many passengers exhibited "a stubborn reluctance" to wear their masks properly
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2021 05:17 PM IST
A new study reveals the impact of wearing a face mask while carrying out daily activities, such as climbing the stairs or doing housework, in healthy people and those with heart or lung conditions.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2021 07:00 PM IST
After the uproar on social media, the restaurant defended its poster and in a follow-up post, asked those who are hurt by the post to "unfriend them".
Bhubaneswar | By PTI | Posted by Nilesh Mathur
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 08:05 PM IST
After a gap of about nine months, schools across Odisha on Friday reopened their classrooms to students who would shortly be appearing for their board examination.
Hindustan Times | By Naina Arora, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 30, 2020 12:35 PM IST
The Covid-19 pandemic made masks compulsory for everyone. From becoming a daily necessity to upgrading itself into a fashion statement, here’s all that a mask has been in the year 2020.
Washington DC | By Asian News International | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 08:08 PM IST
In a recent study, researchers tested how five different types of mask materials impacted the spread of droplets that carry the coronavirus when we cough or sneeze.
Washington [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 03:37 PM IST
Scientists researched the protectiveness of various kinds of consumer-grade and modified masks, assuming the wearer was exposed to the novel coronavirus, like when we interact with an unmasked infected person.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Sanchita Kalra
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2020 01:43 AM IST
“Be a super hero, wear your mask!”, “Distance makes the heart grow fonder. Kindly practice social distancing” - are some of the one liners on wedding invites
UIWANG, South Korea | By Reuters | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2020 10:18 AM IST
Though the stools are not yet for sale, fellow students were impressed by the idea and rough-surfaced design.
Tokyo | By Press Trust of India | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 01:18 PM IST
Face shields alone are not highly effective to prevent COVID-19 infection without masks, says a new study which assessed what happens to the airflow around these plastic screens when someone nearby sneezes.
Hindustan Times | By Yatan Ahluwalia
UPDATED ON DEC 06, 2020 03:26 PM IST
Want to dazzle at year-end dos? Here are 10 best grooming products for your hair, skin and body
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Mayank Austen Soofi
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 03:44 AM IST
To make pandemic-era sense of our evolving bond with the ubiquitous face mask, we’re making mask-specific interrogations with fellow maskers.
Bhubaneswar | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 12:36 PM IST
The study said protective measures like face mask and face shield effectively reduce the leakage and reach of the sneeze within 1ft3ft. However, they do not completely stop the leakage of smaller droplets, it said.
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON NOV 30, 2020 03:01 PM IST
To curb the spread of the Covid-19 infection in the post-Diwali season, the civic body has increased inspection drives in the city, with the violation of mask rule attracting a penalty of Rs 200.
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Ruchir Kumar
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2020 09:47 PM IST
The curbs, which came into effect with immediate effect Thursday, will be effective till December 3.
Hindustan Times/Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2020 12:28 AM IST
The district administration has curbed the number of people allowed to assemble for social gatherings outside containment zones from 200 to 50