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Personal hygiene habits: Lessons to carry forward in 2021

January 02, 2021 8:44 am

Habits like regular change of clothes, washing them in good quality detergents and using soap as well as disinfectants while taking bath are the norm nowadays

Keeping clean: Here are some effective washroom hacks to stay safe in the pandemic

November 24, 2020 5:04 pm

When it comes to home cleaning, it is necessary that you begin from the bathroom, where a person spends a significant amount of their time every day

Global Handwashing Day 2020: The do’s and don’ts of handwashing

October 15, 2020 12:30 pm

Global Handwashing Day 2020: "Frequent hand-washing is one of the best ways to avoid getting infected and spreading illness. Hand-washing requires only soap and water," says Dr. Rohan Sequeira, Consultant General Medicine, Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre

Nusrat Jahan: Period leaves for women is commendable

September 05, 2020 8:33 am

In an exclusive interview, the Har Har Byomkesh actor talks about her biggest lockdown lesson, her views on the conversation around period leave for women, the importance of personal health and hygiene, while also sharing a secret she believes not many people know about her

Check your hand sanitiser's quality with these simple tests at home

July 16, 2020 1:23 pm

Not sure about the quality of the hand sanitiser? Here here are some easy ways in which you can run a check.

Post-Covid 19 hygiene practice can reduce risk of common infections: Study

May 08, 2020 4:16 pm

There is sufficient evidence to proclaim the importance of personal and community hygiene.

Do you use a loofah? Here's what you should know

May 05, 2020 2:04 pm

The bathing accessory is made using luffa gourd that grows in tropical climates. After being left to dry out for a few days, they are soaked in water and their seeds are removed. They are then cut in various sizes or sold as sponges.

World Hand Hygiene Day 2020: The importance of hand hygiene in current times

May 05, 2020 12:30 pm

Some serious infections that are an outcome of dirty hands include hepatitis and food poisoning.

Simple ways to disinfect your clothes

April 26, 2020 4:27 pm

Clothes, in fact, are considered among the biggest carriers of germs. It's time we make safe practices like disinfection of clothes an integral part of our lifestyle.

Global Handwashing Day 2019: Fun ways to teach kids to wash their hands

October 15, 2019 6:03 pm

Global Handwashing Day: Kids tend to get their hands soiled while playing and if not washed properly, this can increase the risk of common diseases like stomach ache or diarrhoea.


Police ‘garland’ men to stop public urination in Telangana

February 29, 2016 3:19 am

Hyderabad (Telangana), Feb 29 (ANI): The traffic police in Hyderabad has come up with a unique idea to shame people who urinate in public - by hanging flower garlands around their necks. Speaking about the initiative, Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Jitender, said that such campaigns raised public awareness about sanitation and personal hygiene. Meanwhile, Sub-Inspector of Traffic Police, N. Rama Krishna, said that the the initiative is a part of ‘Swachch Hyderabad’ drive to keep the city clean and also help people follow traffic rules.