Tag: Covid 19 Vaccine

Magnetic Powers
Covid-19 Vaccines Making People Magnetic? Govt Clarifies

Does COVID-19 vaccine make you magnetic? This question arose and disturbed many when they saw some bizarre videos on the internet. Recently, several videos emerged from parts of the country wherein people allegedly claimed to have achieved some kind of magnetic powers after taking the COVID-19 vaccine jab.

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  • Sunday, 13 June 2021
Centre To Facilitate Vaccine Supply To States, UTs For Equitable Distribution To Smaller Private Hos
States/UTs To Get Over 4L Covid Vaccine Doses In Next 3 Days

More than four lakh (4,48,760) vaccine doses are in the pipeline and will be received by the States and the Union Territories (UTs) within the next 3 days.

  • Sunday, 13 June 2021
Covaxins Phase-3 Trials Begin: Bharat Biotech
Working For Full US FDA Approval Of Covaxin: Bharat Biotech

The FDA had on Thursday recommended Ocugen, the US partner of the Indian vaccine maker, to "pursue a Biologics Licence Application (BLA) submission instead of an EUA application" and "requested additional information and data".

  • Friday, 11 June 2021
Pfizer Covid-19 Jabs Protective Against Beta, Gamma Variant

US pharmaceutical Pfizer's vaccine against Covid-19 can effectively neutralise Beta, Gamma variant of the Coronavirus disease, according to a study.

  • Friday, 11 June 2021
Johnson & Johnson Vax
FDA Extends Shelf Life Of Johnson & Johnson Covid Vaccine By 6 Weeks

Johnson & Johnson said on Thursday the US Food and Drug Administration has extended the expiration date on millions of doses of its COVID-19 vaccine by six weeks.

  • Friday, 11 June 2021
WHO Says 47 African Countries Could Miss Vax Target

Nine out of ten African countries could miss the target of vaccinating 10 per cent of their population against Covid-19 by September, dimming hopes of containing the pandemic in the continent, a World Health Organization (WHO) official said on Thursday.

  • Friday, 11 June 2021
Covaxin's Phase 3 Trials Results Likely Next Month
Covaxin's Phase 3 Trials Results Likely Next Month

Covaxin manufacturer Bharat Biotech said its service provider, IQVIA, has started final statistical analysis.

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Covid-19 Vaccine Policy in India
The New Vaccine Policy And The Limits Of Experimentation

With the onset of the Covid-19 second wave in some states in mid-April, a concerted campaign started taking place which was led by some states and the Opposition parties in power there.

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Staff Of Medicine Shops To Be Vaccinated On Priority
Odisha: All Staff Of Medicine Shops To Be Vaccinated On Priority

With demands growing, the state government has finally decided to vaccinate the staff of all medicine shops in Odisha on a priority basis.

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  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Brain Tumour
World Brain Tumour Day: Patients Must Not Delay Taking Covid Vax

Brain tumour patients undergoing chemotherapy should not delay taking Covid-19 vaccines as they are more vulnerable to the infection, say doctors.

  • Tuesday, 08 June 2021
Largest Vaccination Drive
PM Modi's Free Vaccine to 18+ years Will See Odisha Save Rs 14,650cr: Report

Indian Government has committed at 214 crore in the pipeline between August and December. Odisha needs 4.6 crore doses between June and December to fully vaccinate 18+years. As of now, the State has vaccinated over 82 lakh with one dose

  • Monday, 07 June 2021
COVID Vaccine
Seropositivity Rate, Anti-Spike Antibody Titre Higher In Covishield Than Covaxin: Study

A latest study has found that both vaccines, Covishield and Covaxin elicited a good immune response after two doses, although seropositivity rates and the median anti-spike antibody titre was significantly higher in Covishield as compared to Covaxin.

  • Monday, 07 June 2021
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IOA Asks 5 Tokyo-Bound COVID-19 Recovered Athletes To Get First Dose Of Vaccine

The Indian Olympic Association on Sunday asked five Olympic-bound sportspersons, who have recovered from COVID-19 in the recent past, to take their first dose of the vaccine as soon as possible.

  • Sunday, 06 June 2021
BMC To Intensify Covid-19 Vaccination For 18-44 Age Group
BMC To Intensify Covid-19 Vaccination For 18-44 Age Group From June 8

BMC has also decided to take up vaccination drive for students who want to take up their higher studies abroad. The registration process for such students will start tomorrow.

  • Saturday, 05 June 2021
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Odisha's Global Tender For Covid-19 Vaccines Gets 2 Bids

The Odisha government has received two bids in response to the global e-tender it had floated for procurement of Covid-19 vaccine doses from global market. 

  • Friday, 04 June 2021