Hindustan Times | By Naina Arora
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.
Hindustan Times, Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht/Naresh K Thakur
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 01:32 AM IST
More than 12,300 cases and 238 fatalities were recorded this month as compared to the previous highest tally of 8,938 cases in September since the outbreak.
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 02:53 AM IST
The demand for medical oxygen has gone up almost four times, from 750 metric tonnes per day to 2,800 metric tonnes daily, causing a strain across the production and supply chain.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2020 05:26 AM IST
The Prime Minister and the CMs discussed several issues and shared notes about their economic recovery. The leaders of Karnataka and Punjab flagged potential shortages of oxygen cylinders.
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 11:57 PM IST
Rajesh Bhushan, secretary at the Union health ministry, said in a briefing on Tuesday that while there is “sufficient” supply of medical oxygen at the moment, “we are thinking ahead”.
Pune | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 13, 2020 02:42 PM IST
The complainant has a business of transporting such cylinders and he had parked his tempo outside his house on Thursday night from where it went missing a few hours later, Inspector Balaji Sontake of Mhalunge post said.
Climate change activist Ridhima Pandey writes to PM, says ‘worst nightmare was going to school with an oxygen cylinder’
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Neeraj Santoshi
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2020 01:37 PM IST
Pandey has requested the PM to ensure that “an oxygen cylinder doesn’t become an essential part of the life of children, which we have to carry on our shoulders everywhere in the near future”.
Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON AUG 18, 2020 11:25 PM IST
Hospitals without infrastructure will be helped by the district administration to set up facilities for complicated or critical cases
Bengaluru | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 18, 2020 07:36 AM IST
Karnataka Medical Education Minister K Sudhakar tweeted that as soon as he came to know about the shortage of oxygen at the KIMS, a private hospital, directions were issued to shift patients by ambulance to Victoria, Bowring and Rajiv Gandhi hospitals in the city.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2020 11:49 PM IST
Digitally addressing AAP volunteers across the nation, Kejriwal said the Covid-19 situation of Delhi is under control, but the situation in other parts of the country, especially villages, is still bad.
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 03:06 PM IST
The ambulances will run as mobile clinics with advanced life support systems. The ambulances include 26 vehicles that will be used exclusively for neo-natal services equipped with incubators and other essential facilities for babies born with complications.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 12:16 AM IST
Use them for contact tracing and monitoring those in home isolation
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Dheeraj Bengrut
PUBLISHED ON JUN 16, 2020 04:10 PM IST
These coaches are currently kept at the Pune railway division’s Ghorpadi coach repair factory.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 01:43 AM IST
The RWA decided to procure the machines on rent after a resident, Pawan Madhok, had a tough time getting his wife, who tested positive for Covid-19 earlier last week, admitted to a hospital after her oxygen saturation levels dropped to 80.
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2020 12:02 AM IST
The Centre has projected a demand of about 75,000 ventilators till June to manage critically ill Covid-19 cases in the country, said PD Vaghela, secretary, department of pharmaceuticals.
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Mohit Khanna
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2020 08:35 PM IST
In a letter to civil hospitals, director health and family welfare, Punjab, said the ambulances used for ferrying Covid-19 patients should be disinfected as per the government guidelines. Items such as oxygen cylinder and medicine kit should be regularly checked to ensure they are not expired, it said
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2020 03:35 PM IST
Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam, has manufactured this portable multi-feed oxygen manifold ventilator, the Navy said in a statement.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 03:41 PM IST
The Constitution has provided that all human beings are equal but they are not being given equal facilities by the authorities, it said.
Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Kalra
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2019 08:44 PM IST
Mohite who recently climbed Mt Makalu, the fifth-highest peak in the world, talks to us about her achievement, receiving praises from Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar and importance of maintaining a clean environment on the mountains.
Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 29, 2019 12:39 PM IST
Five persons were killed and five others sustained critical injuries in an oxygen cylinder blast at a storehouse on the premises of house, in Jagdish Patti area, under Line Bazar police station, in Jaunpur on Thursday, police said. The injured has been admitted to a hospital.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shiv Sunny
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2018 09:15 AM IST
Anil had taken up sanitation work as rickshaw-pulling caused him body pain.
Hindustan Times | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2018 04:19 PM IST
Continuous rain, landslides and floods have claimed more than 150 lives so far and have brought the public transport system to a virtual halt.
Beijing | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON AUG 14, 2018 04:18 PM IST
Chinese media have been highlighting training preparations and combat readiness of PLA troops in Tibet in recent months. According to the official People’s Liberation Army website, all frontline training troops and border outposts have been equipped with oxygen generators and oxygen cylinders.
hindustan times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2018 11:29 PM IST
Deepak Gaur, known as the ‘Tree Man’, championed a drive on the day to gift trees and make residents plant them
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 07:33 PM IST
Dr Kafeel, who underwent ECG and Echo tests, said doctors jailed in connection with the BRD incident were innocent. He said former principal of BRD Hospital was suffering from liver cirrhosis and other complications
Hindustan Times | By Eeshanpriya M S
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2018 02:46 PM IST
The inquiry report, which was submitted to Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta on Thursday, states that the hospital staff failed to follow procedure, due to which Maru was able to carry an oxygen cylinder into the MRI room.
HIndustan Times | By Eeshanpriya MS
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2018 12:38 AM IST
BMC official says they aim to reduce burden on civic hospitals, replace private guards with police