#Mask

1 day ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
One should wear a correct combination of masks while double-masking. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/ Unsplash)

  • The present situation makes it more important for everyone to gear up their protection against COVID-19 virus
  • Studies reveal that double-masking can potentially help to protect people from COVID-19
  • Dr. Anthony Fauci said that double-masking is common sense and increases protection

2 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A man and his wife were arrested after they allegedly misbehaved with policemen when they were stopped for not wearing masks. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@ANI)

  • A Delhi couple was arrested for allegedly misbehaving with policemen 
  • The couple was stopped in Central Delhi's Daryaganj for not wearing a mask 
  • During interrogation the man blamed his wife for not letting him wear a mask 

2 days ago.New York, NY, USA
Scientists now believe that the disease is primarily airborne. That means virus mostly spreads through fine respiratory particles that remain suspended in the air. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Since the pandemic began last year, scientists have learned a lot about the virus and its prevention
  • Wearing mask outdoors even when people are not around, is it necessary or beyond science?
  • Scientists uncover all the dilemmas related to wearing mask when going out

7 April.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Police personnel distribute mask during an awareness campaign against the spread of the coronavirus, in Amritsar. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Delhi High Court dismissed pleas challenging the imposition of challan for not wearing a mask while driving alone
  • The court noted that mask is like a 'suraksha kavach' (protective shield) during the pandemic
  • On Tuesday, the city recorded 5,100 new coronavirus cases, the highest single-day spike ever

6 April.Texas, USA
Globe Life Field staged last year's World Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Rangers)

  • Around 40,000 fans came to watch the match
  • Texas Governor Abbott allowed the state to fully reopen last month
  • Rangers officials detailed a series of safety protocols for fans 

4 April.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Studies show that wearing a face mask is necessary even for the people who are vaccinated. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • A chief health officer at the University of Michigan explains why people should hold on to their masks
  • There is a chance five in 20 people being unprotected by the vaccine
  • The vaccine only prevents people from falling ill, but not from getting infected

1 April.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn was spotted in Mumbai reportedly after a film shoot when he asked a person to wear mask. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ajaydevgn)

  • "Mask pehan, mask (wear your mask)," Ajay Devgn told a person as he was moving towards his car
  • Devgn's fancy car, reportedly a Rolls Royce, was also spotted by fans
  • Ajay Devgn was spotted in Mumbai reportedly after a film shoot

29 March.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Anthony Fauci is the US President Joe Biden's advisor for the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • States like Texas, Connecticut and Maryland have disengaged many preventive measures
  • Fauci said, "You're really in danger of a surge coming up."
  • US has already recorded more than 549,000 COVID-19 deaths since the pandemic began

21 March.Idaho, USA
As per data from Johns Hopkins University, there has been a 25% surge in COVID-19 cases in Idaho over the last two weeks. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The House and the Senate have to vote on important legislation
  • The Idaho legislature is adjourned till April
  • Several members and staff tested positive for COVID-19

19 March.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Anthony Fauci is the Chief Medical Advisor to the US President. (Photo Credits: AP/PTI)

  • Senator Paul got infected with COVID-19 last year in March
  • Fauci says COVID-19 variants are 'good reason for a mask'
  • Individuals who have received the vaccine are advised to still wear masks as per CDC