General News | August 2, 2021 1:15:17 PM ISTUttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath was administered with the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine on Monday.... read..
New Delhi |Monday, 2021 3:15:05 AM ISTAsserting its commitment to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of Covid-19 vaccination throughout the country, the Centre on Sunday said that over 49.49 crore vaccine doses have been provided to states and Union Territories so far and a further... read..
By Shalini BhardwajNew Delhi | August 2, 2021 7:45:21 PM IST'Made in India' Sputnik V COVID-19 doses are likely to be available from September-October, said Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Monday.... read..
Phnom Penh |Monday, 2021 9:15:07 AM ISTA plane carrying a new batch of China-donated Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine touched down in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, on Sunday, Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said.... read..
New Delhi | August 2, 2021 12:15:24 PM ISTUnion Health Ministry on Monday informed that more than 49.64 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to States and Union Territories till date.... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 2, 2021 3:45:05 PM ISTIn a major outreach scheme to protect Mumbai's vulnerable communities, Reliance Foundation through 'Sir H N Reliance Foundation Hospital' will collaborate with Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) to provide three lakh COVID-19 vaccination doses... read..
Sydney |Sunday, 2021 11:45:05 PM ISTCovid-19 cannot enter a person's DNA, say Australian researchers refuting claims of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that caused the infectious disease, integrating its genetic material into the human genome.... read..
New Delhi | August 1, 2021 7:45:20 PM ISTFollowing Rahul Gandhi's criticism over COVID-19 vaccine shortage in the country, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday took a swipe at the Congress leader by calling him "immature".... read..
New Delhi | August 1, 2021 11:15:10 AM ISTCongress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday slammed the Centre over the alleged vaccine shortage across the country.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 9:45:05 PM ISTThe Congress on Sunday questioned the shortage of vaccines in the country amid claims by the government that 47 crore people have been vaccinated so far in the country.... read..
Bengaluru |Sunday, 2021 6:15:06 AM ISTOver 3-crore doses of Covishield and Covaxin vaccines were administered in Karnataka since the drive was launched across the state on January 16, said the state health bulletin on Saturday.... read..
New Delhi | August 1, 2021 12:15:14 PM ISTOver 49.49 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to States and Union Territories (UTs) so far, through all sources, and a further 8,04,220 doses are in the pipeline, informed the Union Health Ministry on Sunday.... read..
California | July 31, 2021 5:45:29 PM ISTA new study from Scripps Research suggests that some proof-of-concept HIV vaccines in early human trials generate antibodies that actively hinder protection by degrading the vaccine's payload.... read..
New Delhi | July 31, 2021 10:45:14 AM ISTCongress leader Rahul Gandhi was administered his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, according to sources.... read..
New Delhi | July 31, 2021 11:45:26 PM ISTKarnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Saturday that the Centre has assured to supply about 1 crore vaccines for the state in August.... read..
New Delhi | July 31, 2021 5:15:22 PM ISTThe production of Russia's coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V in India is expected to come fully on stream in September, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) informed on Saturday.... read..
New Delhi | July 31, 2021 9:15:27 PM ISTDelhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that one crore Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the national capital so far.... read..
New Delhi | July 31, 2021 6:45:16 PM ISTThe Union Health Ministry on Saturday said that over 3.14 crore unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are presently available with the states, Union Territories (UTs), and private hospitals, and are yet to be administered.... read..
Asia | July 30, 2021 10:45:10 PM ISTJerusalem [Israel] July 30 (ANI/FENA): The immunization of people over the age of 60 with the third dose of the coronavirus vaccine has begun in Israel.... read..
New Delhi | July 30, 2021 10:45:33 PM ISTOver 2.27 lakh pregnant women have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine under the ongoing COVID-19 inoculation drive, the Union health ministry said on Friday.... read..
New Delhi | July 30, 2021 10:47:57 PM ISTIndia has confirmed that it is not on the list of beneficiaries announced by the United Kingdom of 10 million vaccines to Commonwealth and several Asian countries.... read..
New Delhi | July 30, 2021 11:45:30 PM ISTIn an online workshop organised by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) in collaboration with UNICEF, the ministry iterated the need to reinforce messaging on COVID Appropriate Behaviour (CAB) and to encourage vaccine uptake in the country.... read..
Moscow | July 30, 2021 9:45:37 PM ISTAnnouncing the initial safety results of the world's first study of a combination of the AstraZeneca and Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccines, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), on Friday said that interim analysis of the data demonstrates a high safety pr... read..
By Reena BhardwajWashington DC | July 30, 2021 4:45:04 AM ISTUS president Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) called on all states and local governments to use aid funding they have received to give 100 dollars to anyone who gets fully vaccinated.... read..
New Delhi | July 29, 2021 1:15:35 PM ISTOver 47.48 crores COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to States and Union Territories so far, through all sources and a further 53,05,260 doses are in the pipeline, informed the Union Health Ministry on Thursday.... read..
California | July 29, 2021 9:15:15 AM ISTSome proof-of-concept HIV vaccines in early human trials generate antibodies that actively hinder protection by degrading the vaccine's payload, suggests a new study from Scripps Research.... read..
Rome |Thursday, 2021 7:45:05 AM ISTItaly has authorized the Moderna Spikevax coronavirus vaccine for minors aged between 12 and 17, the country's health authority said on Wednesday.... read..
Vientiane |Wednesday, 2021 10:45:05 PM ISTThe Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that politicization of vaccines or the origin tracing of Covid-19 virus should be avoided.... read..
New Delhi | July 28, 2021 7:45:16 PM ISTUS Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday said India and the US are determined to end the Covid-19 pandemic together with the Quad vaccine partnership.... read..
New Delhi | July 28, 2021 1:45:12 PM ISTThe Central government on Wednesday informed that more than 2.18 crore unutilized COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with states, union territories, and private hospitals.... read..
Washington |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:07 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden has said his administration is considering a mandate that requires all federal workers to be vaccinated against Covid-19, escalating the push for vaccination amid the rampant spread of the Delta variant and still-high vaccine hesita... read..
New Delhi | July 27, 2021 3:15:27 PM ISTThe Centre on Tuesday refuted media reports claiming that India will miss the end-July target of administering 50 crore COVID vaccine doses as "ill-informed and misrepresenting" and asserted that over 51.60 crore vaccine doses will be supplied from Januar... read..
New Delhi | July 27, 2021 8:15:07 PM ISTAhmedabad-based Zydus Cadila has submitted additional data related to immunogenicity and safety, on its three-dose COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D, to India's drug regulator Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), sources said on Tuesday.... read..
New Delhi | July 27, 2021 12:45:27 PM ISTThe Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday said 45,73,30,110 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to states and UTs so far, through all sources and a further 24,11,000 doses are in the pipeline.... read..
Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2021 2:15:06 AM ISTKerala Health Minister Veena George on Monday said the stock of vaccines in the state is more or less over and they are waiting for more doses to arrive from the Centre.... read..
New Delhi | July 26, 2021 10:15:24 AM ISTThe Centre has provided more than 45.37 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses to States and Union Territories so far, said the Union Health Ministry on Monday.... read..
Tokyo |Monday, 2021 7:45:06 PM ISTJapan on Monday started accepting applications for so-called vaccine passports for people who have been fully inoculated against Covid-19 to travel internationally.... read..
New Delhi | July 26, 2021 9:15:04 PM ISTThe Reliance Foundation has administered over 10 lakh vaccine doses to the company's employees and their families as well as associates and partners across the country under Mission Vaccine Suraksha.... read..
By Shalini Bhardwaj New Delhi | July 26, 2021 3:15:12 PM ISTThe Hyderabad-based pharmaceutical company Biological E is expected to launch its COVID-19 vaccine Corbevax by September end in India, said sources on Monday.... read..
Asia | July 26, 2021 12:45:25 PM ISTAnkara [Turkey] July 26 (ANI/FENA): More than 66.1 million doses of coronavirus vaccine have been given in Turkey so far.... read..