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Kanwars with Dali masks: Demolishing demons!

This year, Kanwars returning from their water heist of sorts were spotted flaunting masks inspired from Spanish artist Salvador Dali. These masks had earlier gained popularity due to the success of the OTT web series, Money Heist.

Quite a few kanwariyas returning from Haridwar were spotted with Dali mask this year. (Photo: Sunil Ghosh/HT)
Updated on Jul 30, 2023 03:35 AM IST
By, New Delhi

11 easy homemade face masks with orange peel powder for glowing skin, anti-aging

Summer skincare tips: Get glowing, anti-ageing, anti-tan effects with these 11 homemade orange peel powder face masks for oily, dry, dehydrated or normal skin

Summer skincare tips: 11 homemade face masks with orange peel powder for skin brightening, anti-ageing, anti-tan effects (Image by congerdesign from Pixabay )
Published on May 23, 2023 10:22 AM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Ludhiana dist reports 51 new Covid cases

The district on Sunday recorded 51 new Covid cases, with the positivity rate shooting up to 9.17% from 5.75% on Saturday

A total of 114,229 residents have tested positive for the virulent disease, while 3,023 people have succumbed to the deadly virus in Ludhiana since the outbreak of the disease. (HT File PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 24, 2023 12:22 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Uttar Pradesh logs 1,352 new Covid cases, two deaths in past 48 hours

Uttar Pradesh reports 1,352 new Covid cases and two deaths in 48 hours, with 1,402 recoveries. Lucknow saw 240 new cases and 329 recoveries.

As per the state data from the health department, among the new cases 240 were reported in Lucknow while 329 Covid patients recovered during the said period. (HT FILE)
Updated on Apr 24, 2023 12:14 AM IST
By, Lucknow

State logs 993 Covid cases, five deaths in a day

Mumbai records 226 new cases and 2 deaths from Covid-19. 212 of the infected have mild symptoms and are taking treatment at home. BMC advises continuing Covid-19 appropriate behaviour.

HT Image
Updated on Apr 22, 2023 12:41 AM IST

Elderly patient succumbs to Covid in Panchkula, second in 3 days

Mohali had the most number of new Covid cases at 43, followed by Panchkula with 35 cases and Chandigarh with 24 cases. Most of these patients are in home isolation and only 17 from Chandigarh, five from Panchkula, and two from Mohali are hospitalised.

In terms of infections, the tricity saw a drop in daily cases with 102 cases being reported on Monday as compared to 172 the day before. The active case count in Chandigarh tricity area now stands at 877. (HT File)
Updated on Apr 18, 2023 02:04 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Punjab education dept introduces monthly activities for pre-primary students

To enhance the creativity and motor skills of the children, the concerned department has released a monthly schedule of co-curricular activities for the 2023-24 session

The programme began on April 13. Students were asked to draw a stalk of wheat on a white sheet and decorate it with kernels in Ludhiana. (HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 15, 2023 11:55 PM IST
ByDinkle Popli, Ludhiana

Kerala makes masks mandatory for elderly, pregnant women amid Covid spike

According to an official statement, Ernakulam, Thiruvananthapuram, and Kottayam districts have the highest number of Covid cases.

Kerala Health Minister Veena George on Saturday said that 1801 new Covid cases have been reported in the state in the last 24 hours. (PTI File Photo)
Published on Apr 09, 2023 05:46 AM IST

Haryana to spend 77 crore for development of 20 backward blocks

The chief secretary said the objective of the scheme is to identify the underdeveloped blocks besides bringing the gaps in local infrastructure and development that cannot be made through existing schemes in Haryana

These funds <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>77 crore are being provided for supplementing and converging existing development inflows into the identified 20 backward blocks in Haryana . (Getty images)
Updated on Apr 09, 2023 12:19 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

In ‘high-priority’ directive, U.P. govt asks officials to screen int’l passengers at all airports

The guideline issued by state secretary was sent to all divisional commissioners, district magistrates, chief medical officers, and other health officials across the state.

Those who display Covid-like symptoms should be tested, added the notification issued on Friday. (HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 08, 2023 09:18 PM IST

Ludhiana reports 15 new Covid cases, admn issues advisory

Ludhiana on Friday logged 15 fresh Covid-19 cases leading to a 10-fold increase in the last 10 days and has 68 active cases and six hospital admissions

Health worker collecting swab samples in Ludhiana.(File Photo) (HT File Photo)
Updated on Apr 08, 2023 04:00 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Kerala train fire suspect hospitalised

State director general of police Anil Kant said it is not possible to arrive at a terror link without interrogating him in detail and police will decide whether to slap the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) or not only after the interrogation

Police personnel during an investigation into the train fire incident, in Kozhikode. (ANI)
Updated on Apr 07, 2023 12:30 AM IST
By, Thiruvananthapuram

Mask mandatory for govt employees in Maharashtra's Satara

The collector also appealed to residents in the district to use masks and maintain social distancing, and hand hygiene in crowded places.

Maharashtra on Monday reported 248 fresh coronavirus cases.
Published on Apr 04, 2023 12:47 PM IST

Rise in Covid cases: Masks a must in Haryana at gathering above 100

In past week at least 25,404 Covid tests were conducted across Haryana. Though at present there are 724 active patients in Haryana, none of them is in the hospital. “It has also been made mandatory for all health workers in the state to wear masks,” an official spokesperson said.

The Haryana health and family welfare minister, Anil Vij on Monday announced that wearing mask will now be mandatory if the number of people assembled is over 100, a decision taken in view of the rise in Covid-19 cases. (PTI File Photo)
Updated on Apr 04, 2023 01:16 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Masks mandatory for employees in govt offices, banks in Satara

The order will come into effect immediately. The order was issued by the district collector, Ruchesh Jaivanshi, on Monday

Local administration in Satara district has made wearing the mask compulsory for employees and officials working in government and semi-government offices, colleges, and banks (REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE)
Updated on Apr 04, 2023 12:03 AM IST

Slight rise in Covid cases in U.P.’s Agra, Mathura districts

Agra has reported one more Covid-19 case, taking the total to 12. Four patients have recovered, leaving eight active cases. In Mathura, seven people have tested positive since March 6, with two recoveries, while four cases have been reported in Aligarh. The Agra CMO has urged people with symptoms to get tested, while others should adopt precautions like wearing masks, using sanitizers and social distancing.

Agra had eight active Covid cases and Mathura five as on April 3, 2023. (For Representation)
Updated on Apr 03, 2023 10:21 PM IST

Active Covid cases cross 350 in U.P., 11 more test positive in Lucknow

In the past 24 hours, 46 patients recovered in the state. The major case load in the state is in Gautam Buddh Nagar, Ghaziabad, Lakhimpur Kheri and Lucknow.

The number of active Covid cases in Lucknow now is 41, which is the highest this year. (Pic for representation)
Updated on Apr 02, 2023 12:59 AM IST

World Tuberculosis Day 2023: History, significance, theme

World Tuberculosis Day: The date marks the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch announced that he had discovered the bacterium that causes TB, which opened the way towards diagnosing and curing this disease.

India has set the target of eliminating the disease by 2025.(Unsplash)
Published on Mar 24, 2023 10:27 AM IST

Macau in China ends outdoor mask wearing as Covid-19 situation stabilises

Starting Monday, people in Macau won’t be required to wear masks while outdoors. Masks are still required for visitors entering medical institutions and elderly homes or while riding public transport, excluding taxis.

Visitors walk past the Casino Lisboa operated by SJM Holdings during Lunar New Year in Macau, China. Macau ends outdoor mask wearing as Covid-19 situation stabilises (REUTERS/Lam Yik/File Photo)
Updated on Feb 26, 2023 10:23 AM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Charcoal mask to coconut oil, here are skincare products to get rid of in 2023

It’s time to get rid of some non-essentials that have cluttered our drawers without making an iota of difference in the skincare segment. From petroleum jelly to charcoal mask and coconut oil, here are skincare products to get rid of in 2023 to prevent ageing, acne, blackheads or whiteheads

Charcoal mask to coconut oil, here are skincare products to get rid of in 2023 (Photo by Ivan Samkov on Pexels)
Updated on Feb 01, 2023 03:25 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Masking emotions: Here's how children show signs of mask dependence

Psychiatrists concerned as children show signs of mask dependence after Covid-19. Here's all you need to know about kids masking emotions

Masking emotions: Here's how children show signs of mask dependence (Daisy Anderson)
Updated on Jan 22, 2023 03:48 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Karnataka: Mask wearing made mandatory at Kalaburagi Airport

After restaurants, pubs and schools, wearing of masks has been made mandatory for visitors and passengers at Karnataka's Kalaburagi Airport premises, a senior official has said.

Earlier wearing of masks was made compulsory inside restaurants, pubs, theatre halls, schools and colleges in Karnataka.((Sourced/Mansukh Mandaviya Twitter))
Published on Dec 27, 2022 12:35 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Yamini C S

People to avoid public gatherings, international travel amid Covid-19 scare

Indian Medical Association advises people to go for vaccination against Covid-19, take the precaution dose and follow coronavirus-appropriate behaviour such as using masks at public places and following social-distancing norms apart from avoiding public gatherings and international travel

A man dressed in a Santa Claus outfit dances with others during Christmas celebrations in Mumbai, India. Indian Medical Association advises people to avoid public gatherings, international travel amid fresh Covid-19 scare (REUTERS/Niharika Kulkarni)
Updated on Dec 23, 2022 10:40 AM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi

PM Modi to review Covid situation in India today amid surge in cases in China

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's review meeting comes a day after Union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya chaired a meet, and asked states to step up surveillance and be alert. Mandaviya also asked people to get vaccinated and use masks, emphasising that the pandemic is “not over yet”.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (PTI Photo)
Updated on Dec 22, 2022 10:40 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Malaysia scraps indoor face mask rule as Covid-19 wave eases

Masks will still be mandatory for people in Malaysia who test positive for coronavirus as well as in places such as public transport and health-care facilities, hair salons and at congested areas such as stadiums and places of worship like mosques.

Malaysia scraps indoor face mask rule as Covid-19 wave eases (alleksana)
Published on Sep 08, 2022 09:59 AM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Singapore to drop most indoor face mask rules next week as Covid-19 stabilises

For the first time in more than two years, people in the Southeast Asian city-state of Singapore will no longer be required to wear masks indoors except on public transport and in high-risk settings like healthcare facilities.

Shoppers ride an escalator on Orchard Road in Singapore. Singapore to drop most indoor facemask rules next week as Covid-19 situation stabilises (Ore Huiying/Bloomberg)
Updated on Aug 24, 2022 10:18 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Singapore

Amla hair care tips: Here's how to use gooseberries for healthier, shiny hair

We all have heard about the therapeutic benefits of amla or Indian gooseberry but did you know it can work wonders for your hair? Here's how to use it in murabba, masks, oil, shampoo and diet to prevent breaking or greying and for healthier, shiny hair

Amla hair care tips to use Indian gooseberries in murabba, masks, oil, shampoo and diet to prevent breaking or greying and for healthier, shiny hair (Pavel Danilyuk )
Updated on Jul 18, 2022 12:52 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Which is better - under eye creams, eye gels or eye masks? Beauty expert answers

Changing lifestyles and resorting to natural cures are the best solutions but with the market overflowing with eye creams, gels, serums and masks it is pretty difficult to choose what best suits your needs. Here's what we know 

Which is better - under eye creams, eye gels or eye masks? Beauty expert answers ( Ivan Samkov/Monstera)
Updated on Jun 28, 2022 01:53 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Beauty regime for monsoon 2022: Skincare tips to beat the humidity

Monsoons, dust storms and high humidity bring skin concerns, especially for those with oily or combination skin. As a result, when it comes to taking care of your skin during the monsoons, you must step up your skincare game. Here are some tips by beauty experts

Beauty regime for monsoon 2022: Skincare tips to beat the humidity (ROMAN ODINTSOV)
Updated on Jun 05, 2022 11:48 AM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Maharashtra health minister urges citizens to put masks back as Covid cases rise

The areas that have been classified as clusters with the highest number of cases in the state are in Mumbai, Pune, Thane and Palghar districts.

Maharashtra on Friday reported 1,134 new Covid-19 cases and three deaths. Of 1,134 cases, Mumbai accounted for 763 infections.
Published on Jun 04, 2022 05:51 PM IST
Written by Kanishka Singharia | Edited by Sohini Goswami
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