Calcutta  /  Published 03.07.20

Before binning masks, set aside for 72 hours

Masks, gloves and other shields used by people who have not tested positive for Covid-19 or are not home quarantined should be kept aside for 72 hours and then thrown with other waste, a guideline by ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Style  /  Published 01.07.20

What lies beneath?

The mask has already changed us, and not only physically. You don’t like feeling trapped in your own breath. Other side effects of the mask: an unbearable urge to scratch your nose appears and ...
By The Telegraph in

Health  /  Published 09.06.20

One more layer of protection

The Covid-19 graph in India is rising by leaps and bounds. And now that the lockdown has been lifted and people are having to travel by public transport and mingle on the pavements, it’s becoming di...
By Sujata Mukherjee in

India  /  Published 08.06.20

Spike alert for Mumbai, Delhi

India on Sunday recorded 9,971 new coronavirus infections, but the country’s hardest-hit cities, Mumbai and Delhi, could by themselves see much higher daily new counts during their peaks of the epid...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 06.06.20

Airlines fail to enforce mask directive

As airlines try to convince Americans to fly again, they have touted their policies for keeping passengers safe, including the requirement that everyone onboard a plane wear a mask.But travellers on r...
By Tariro Mzezewa in New York

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.06.20

Masks as way of living

Saroj Hansdah, a housewife, is busy making masks in Janumdih village of East Singhbhum as a pile of grass mats made earlier lies unsold in a corner with no sales in the past two months.Social organisa...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Style  /  Published 03.06.20

Malls to get a new look

Malls and shopping centres are about to reopen. When they do they are going to look something like this.Thermal checks at the entrance, sanitiser bottles right after, pared shelves, probably fewer opt...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.06.20

State digest

A trailer plying on the NH-33 near the Chutupalu valley, rammed into another trailer and two tractors, killing two drivers and one co-driver in Ramgarh on Wednesday.The incident occurred at around 9:3...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 02.06.20

ATM break-ins: mask hurdle for police

There were break-in attempts at two ATM kiosks in the city and CCTV cameras had captured pictures of the culprits. But police could not identify them because of their face masks.It is now mandatory to...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Delhi  /  Published 02.06.20

Doctor served notices over PPE concerns

 A 33-year-old resident doctor at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) was served show cause notices after he exposed the substandard protective gears given to healthcare workers a...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi


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