London | January 17, 2022 6:20:04 AM ISTEurope's loud, rule-breaking unvaccinated minority are falling out of society.... read..
Europe | January 17, 2022 1:50:20 AM ISTParis [France], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): The French parliament voted on Sunday to back COVID-19 vaccine passes after two weeks of debates, in a move that will further limit access to public services and transport.... read..
Europe | January 17, 2022 11:20:02 AM ISTParis [France], January 17 (ANI/Xinhua): The French National Assembly, or the lower house of the Parliament, adopted on Sunday evening a law which will transform the health pass into a stricter vaccine pass in a bid to curb the country's surging COVID-19 ... read..
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) | January 16, 2022 10:49:54 PM ISTThe Kerala Government on Sunday issued guidelines to start COVID-19 vaccination in schools for children aged between 15 and 18 years from January 19.... read..
Lalitpur | January 16, 2022 10:20:21 PM ISTNepal has started administering booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to front-line workers as infections surge in the country.... read..
By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi | January 16, 2022 7:51:20 PM ISTAs India marks one year of the COVID-19 vaccination drive on Sunday, Dr Balram Bhargava, DG ICMR said that the country was able to provide vaccines to over 100 countries in line with our philosophy of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam'.... read..
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) | January 16, 2022 3:20:49 PM ISTMadhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday inspected COVID-19 vaccination centre of Jaypee Hospital in Bhopal on the occasion of completing one year of nationwide vaccination drive.... read..
New Delhi | January 16, 2022 10:20:45 AM ISTMore than 158 crore vaccine doses have been provided to States and Union Territories, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed on Sunday in view of the prevailing COVID-19 situation.... read..
Europe | January 16, 2022 9:50:28 AM ISTParis [France] January 16 (ANI/ Sputnik): About 54,000 people participated in demonstrations against COVID-19 vaccine passes held across France on Saturday, radio France Bleu reports.... read..
Europe | January 16, 2022 2:49:49 AM ISTBerlin [Germany], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Tens of thousands of vaccination supporters and pandemic deniers rallied across Germany on Saturday as tight COVID-19 restrictions continued to apply to those resisting the shot.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2022 1:15:07 AM ISTA new Covid-19 vaccine is being developed by Texas scientists using a decades-old conventional method that will make the production and distribution cheaper and more accessible for countries most affected by the pandemic and where new variants are likely ... read..
New Delhi | January 15, 2022 11:50:16 AM ISTThe Centre on Saturday said that more than 14.84 crore balance and unutilized COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the States and UTs to be administered.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2022 2:45:07 AM ISTAlthough current Covid vaccines provide a high level of protection against severe disease and death caused by variants of concern (VOC), health experts believe that new vaccines that can prevent infection and transmission are needed.... read..
Kampala |Saturday, 2022 3:45:07 PM ISTUganda is set to destroy more than 400,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines after they expired before being administered, a senior official said.... read..
Europe | January 15, 2022 10:20:12 PM ISTParis [France] January 15 (ANI/ Sputnik) : France's National Assembly has adopted on second reading a bill to toughen vaccine passes across the country amid the ongoing increase in the number of COVID-19 cases.... read..
Washington | January 15, 2022 9:50:07 PM ISTWomen receiving one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine during a single menstrual cycle had an increase in cycle length of nearly one day, compared to unvaccinated women, a recent study has found.... read..
Paris |Saturday, 2022 9:15:11 PM ISTThe French national authority of health has officially approved the Nuvaxovid vaccine for Covid-19.... read..
New Delhi | January 14, 2022 12:50:06 AM ISTHyderabad-based vaccine manufacturer Bharat Biotech on Thursday announced that its indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine Coavaxin is now a universal vaccine for adults and children.... read..
Bokaro (Jharkhand) | January 14, 2022 10:20:18 PM ISTA 55-year-old man, who had become paralysed and lost his voice four years ago in an accident, said he was able to move and speak after he was given Covishield vaccine on January 4.... read..
Budapest |Friday, 2022 5:45:08 PM ISTTo keep the fifth Covid-19 wave under control, the Hungarian government announced that it would offer a fourth vaccine against the virus to the country's citizens on a voluntary basis.... read..
New Delhi | January 14, 2022 5:20:31 PM ISTThe Union Health Ministry on Friday issued a clarification that there is no COVID-19 vaccine shortage in Maharashtra as it has over 24 lakh unutilized doses of Covaxin available with it and an additional 6.35 lakh doses have been received today.... read..
Washington |Friday, 2022 12:45:07 PM ISTThe US Supreme Court has blocked the Joe Biden administration's rule requiring employees at large US businesses to get vaccinated against Covid-19 or be subject to frequent testing, but it allowed the administration's vaccine mandate for healthcare worker... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2022 10:45:07 PM ISTThe Union Health Ministry on Friday clarified that there is no vaccine shortage in Maharashtra.... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | January 13, 2022 9:50:41 AM ISTMaharashtra is facing a shortage of Covaxin and Covishield, said state health minister Rajesh Tope on Thursday.... read..
Berlin |Thursday, 2022 10:15:07 AM ISTGerman Chancellor Olaf Scholz reiterated his support for mandatory Covid-19 vaccination in the country during his first briefing to the Bundestag (lower house of Parliament).... read..
New Delhi | January 13, 2022 12:19:48 PM ISTThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday stated that more than 157.36 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been supplied to States and Union Territories so far through the Centre's free of cost channel and through direct state procurement categor... read..
Washington | January 13, 2022 1:20:19 PM ISTA recent study has found that women receiving one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine during a single menstrual cycle had an increase in cycle length of nearly one day, compared to unvaccinated women.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2022 9:15:08 PM ISTSince the beginning of vaccination drive for children aged between 15 and 18 years on January 3, over 3 crore teens of this age bracket have been vaccinated with the first dose so far.... read..
New Delhi | January 13, 2022 1:50:16 PM ISTUnion Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Thursday that over 3 crore teenagers between the age limit of 15 and 18 years have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine.... read..
New Delhi | January 12, 2022 10:20:13 AM ISTThe Union Government on Wednesday said that over 16.50 Crore (16,50,88,086) balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccines are still available with the states and Union Territories (UTs).... read..
Brussels |Wednesday, 2022 8:45:07 AM ISTCiting preliminary data, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has said that the Covid-19 vaccines remain effective against severe disease and hospitalisation caused by the Omicron coronavirus variant.... read..
Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) | January 12, 2022 5:19:55 AM ISTJammu and Kashmir Police personnel on Tuesday received the 'precaution dose' of COVID-19 vaccine in Kathua district.... read..
Geneva |Wednesday, 2022 10:15:07 AM ISTThe World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that current Covid-19 vaccines may need to be updated if they are to provide continued protection against emerging variants, including Omicron.... read..
New York | January 12, 2022 7:50:59 PM ISTThe United Nations Security Council on Tuesday (local time) said that vaccine equity and aid to Afghanistan and Syria were high on the 2021 agenda of the UNSC, amid the COVID-19 pandemic and economic crisis.... read..
New Delhi | January 12, 2022 1:49:39 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that over two crore COVID vaccine doses have been administered to beneficiaries in the age group 15-18 years.... read..
New Delhi | January 12, 2022 9:21:04 PM ISTAs many as 396 Delhi Police personnel were given the 'precautionary dose' of COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, the official informed.... read..
Seoul |Wednesday, 2022 11:15:08 PM ISTSouth Korea's drug safety agency on Wednesday authorised the use of US-based biotechnology company Novavax Inc.'s Covid-19 vaccine.... read..
Lausanne |Wednesday, 2022 5:15:07 AM ISTOlympians and Paralympians from across the world, including India's two-time Olympic medallist shuttler PV Sindhu, have called on the world leaders to ensure equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines.... read..
Washington | January 11, 2022 2:50:20 PM ISTVaccine hesitancy could be reduced by providing health information in a foreign language, a new study has found.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2022 6:45:07 AM ISTOver nine lakh beneficiaries received their third dose of the Covid vaccine on the first day of the drive to administer the 'Precaution Dose' to the healthcare workers, frontline workers and sixty plus individuals commenced on Monday across the country.... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | January 11, 2022 12:50:03 PM ISTTamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Tuesday received the precaution dose of COVID-19 vaccine.... read..
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) | January 11, 2022 9:20:00 PM ISTKerala Health Minister Veena George on Tuesday informed that around 39 per cent of children in the state aged between 15 and 18 years have received COVID-19 vaccine doses while around 60,421 beneficiaries have been administered the 'precaution dose' so fa... read..
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) | January 11, 2022 9:50:19 PM ISTAdministration of 'precaution dose' against COVID-19 began on Tuesday for the jawans of Border Security Force (BSF) and frontline workers at the headquarters of the force in Jammu.... read..
New Delhi | January 11, 2022 11:51:09 AM ISTThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday stated that more than 156.71 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been supplied to States and Union Territories so far through the Centre's free of cost channel and through direct state procurement categor... read..
Bengaluru |Monday, 2022 6:15:08 AM ISTThe Karnataka government will on Monday roll out "Booster Dose" or "Precaution Dose" vaccination for health care workers, frontline workers, and persons aged above 60 with co-morbidities.... read..
New Delhi | January 10, 2022 12:19:49 PM ISTThe administration of 'precaution dose' of COVID-19 vaccine to healthcare, frontline workers and those above 60 years began in the national capital on Monday.... read..
New Delhi | January 10, 2022 4:50:04 AM ISTThe administration of 'precaution dose' of COVID-19 vaccine to healthcare, frontline workers and those above 60 years in the country is set to begin on Monday.... read..
Kathmandu |Monday, 2022 1:45:13 AM ISTThe Nepal government has decided to make vaccination cards compulsory to enter in public places like government offices, hotels, restaurants, cinema halls, stadiums, domestic flights, banks and other public places from January 17.... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | January 10, 2022 11:21:05 AM ISTTamil Nadu government on Monday began administering COVID-19 vaccine 'precaution dose' to healthcare, frontline workers and senior citizens, who are above 60 years of age with co-morbidities.... read..
Chennai |Monday, 2022 10:15:08 PM ISTTamil Nadu Chief Minister, M.K. Stalin on Monday inaugurated the vaccine drive for a precautionary dose at Chennai. The vaccination drive is for healthcare workers, frontline workers, and those above 60 years of age with comorbidities.... read..
New Delhi | January 10, 2022 10:50:08 PM ISTAll India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director Randeep Singh Guleria on Monday took a 'precautionary dose' of COVID-19 vaccine.... read..