Jharkhand  /  Published 14.04.20

Students pitch in with stitches

A few students of colleges under Kolhan University are trying to help the rural population by making hand-stitched masks.Students registered with the Centre-sponsored National Service Scheme (NSS) hav...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 13.04.20

Struggling textile hub to the rescue

The garment hub of Tirupur in western Tamil Nadu has come to the aid of the government with over a 100 companies now manufacturing masks and protective equipment instead of t-shirts and other knit gar...
By Smita Tripathi

India  /  Published 12.04.20

In Bengal, face cover mandatory

The Bengal government on Sunday made covering the mouth and the nose mandatory for everyone, especially when in public places, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.An order issued by chief secreta...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 08.04.20

At 95, a feisty pension-donor and mask-maker

As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others — Audrey HepburnA 95-year-old woman from Mizoram has donated a month’s pension ...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 30.05.20

Masks mandatory in Meghalaya

The Meghalaya government has made wearing of face masks mandatory in all public spaces and workplaces.Amending the Meghalaya Epidemic Diseases, Covid-19 Regulations, 2020, the health department has no...
By Our Correspondent and Tanmoy Chakraborty in Shillong


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

India  /  Published 03.04.20

Masks for all the new mantra

“In late February, if we had masked the health care workers with N95 masks and gloves, and masked the whole city with simple surgical masks and gloves, we would have saved potentially several billio...
By Furquan Ameen


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.