Delhi  /  Published 04.03.20

Delhi-NCR chemists run out of hand sanitizers, face masks

Hand sanitizers and face masks vanished from chemist shops in many areas of the national capital and adjoining towns as people resorted to panic buying amid the coronavirus outbreak.Many chemist shops...
By PTI in New Delhi

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

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

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.05.20

Designer masks keep penury away for Jharkhand lady

Homemaker Sukarmani Devi, 40, refused to buckle when the coronavirus-induced lockdown forced her auto-rickshaw driver husband Shiv Shankar Lohra to sit idle at home, choking the only source of income ...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi


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

India  /  Published 07.06.20

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

India  /  Published 09.02.20

Govt removes surgical masks from export ban list

The government has removed surgical masks and gloves from the list of banned export items, according to a notification.Last month, the government put a ban on exports of all kinds of personal protecti...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.03.20

Push for cheap masks & sanitizers

The administration on Tuesday started selling hand sanitizers to the general public from the district collectorate here in view of the novel coronavirus threat.The sanitizer being sold at the collecto...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 18.04.20

Lack of material halts mask production

With the state government making it mandatory to wear a mask in Bengal, the requirement for masks has seen a rise. Though there are enough hands ready to ply the sewing machines, supply of cloth is pr...
By Sudeshna Banerjee and Brinda Sarkar


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