Face Masks
Opinion  /  Published 29.08.21

'BJP failed to gauge Bengal'

Sir — It is heartening that the police and civic officials will resume visits to markets to remind traders and customers to wear masks (“Market mask policing to resume”, Aug 28). The...

World  /  Published 04.07.21

In UK, masks may become a choice soon

The use of face masks as protection against coronavirus will become a matter of "personal choice" as the UK lifts legal lockdown measures in place later this month, a Cabinet minister said o...
By Aditi Khanna in London

World  /  Published 30.06.21

Scientists create mask to detect Covid

Researchers at MIT and Harvard University have designed a new face mask that can diagnose if the wearer is infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19, within 90 minutes. The mask desig...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Boston

West Bengal  /  Published 14.05.21

Covid: Clash over mask in Nadia

Residents of Kuchaidanga village in Nadia district’s Hogolberia, who were allegedly lathicharged by police in a mask awareness drive, reportedly retaliated by thrashing the men in uniform and hu...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Hogolberia

Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.21

You are to blame: How people are flouting rules

By Brinda Sarkar, Debasmita Bhattacharjee in Salt Lake


World  /  Published 12.05.21

Singapore PM slams ‘racist’ raid on woman of Indian descent

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has condemned an alleged racist attack on a local woman of Indian descent after media reported she was kicked and abused for not wearing a mask, in a case that...
By Reuters in Singapore

Calcutta  /  Published 07.05.21

You are to blame: How people are flouting rules

Pictures by Debasmita Bhattacharjee ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Opinion  /  Published 07.05.21

Bitter loss: Babul Supriyo questions people's mandate

Sir — It pains one to learn that the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from Tollygunge, Babul Supriyo, questioned the mandate of the voters of Bengal after the Trinamul Congress’s landslide...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 28.04.21

US eases mask guidance

Americans who are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus no longer need to wear masks outdoors if they’re walking, running, hiking or biking alone, with members of their household, or if they ...
By New York Times News Service in New York

West Bengal  /  Published 28.04.21

Kin’s Covid tag stirs election pot

Political parties in parts of Bengal have started lodging complaints against rivals with Covid-positive kin in a bid to keep them off poll activities ahead of the final phase. In Birbhum, the BJP lod...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)


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