Tag: Covid 19 Vaccine

One Dose Of Ad5-nCoV Covid Vax Is Safe, Effective: The Lancet
One Dose Of Ad5-nCoV Covid Vax Is Safe, Effective: The Lancet

The vaccine has been approved for emergency use in 10 countries, including Argentina, Chile, Mexico and Pakistan, where this current clinical trial took place.

  • Saturday, 25 December 2021
No Evidence To Suggest Existing Vaccines Don't Work On Omicron: Govt

The Union Health Ministry said that the number of cases of new Covid strain Omicron has crossed the 200 -mark in India.

  • Wednesday, 22 December 2021
Covid Warriors Walk 24Km In Kullu
Covid Warriors Walk 24Km Along Rocky Hills To Administer 2nd Dose Of Vaccine

A health team in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh travelled 24 kilometres on foot to reach Shankli village atop the hills to administer the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine to beneficiaries.

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  • Friday, 03 December 2021
Deploy State Officials To Motivate People For Full Vaccination: Mandaviya
Deploy State Officials To Motivate People For Full Vaccination: Mandaviya

"Let us ensure collectively that no eligible citizen is left without the 'Suraksha Kawachh' of Covid-19 vaccine in the country, and address issues of hesitancy, misinformation, superstition etc", said Mandaviya.

  • Monday, 22 November 2021
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Over 21.65 Crore Unutilised Vaccine Doses Available With States, UTs: MoHFW

Among the age group of 18-44 years, a total of 44,03,91,026 shots of the first dose and 18,67,51,559 jabs of the second dose have been administered so far.

  • Saturday, 20 November 2021
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Zydus Cadila Agrees To Reduce Its Covid Vaccine Price To Rs 265 A Dose, Final Decision Soon: Sources

The government is currently procuring two other vaccines -- Covishield at Rs 205 per dose and Covaxin at Rs 215 per dose -- for the national COVID-19 immunisation programme.

  • Sunday, 31 October 2021
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Country Now Has Strong 'Protective Shield' Of 100 Crore Vaccine Doses Against Pandemic: PM Modi

Modi also expressed gratitude to all the vaccine manufacturing companies of the country, workers engaged in vaccine transportation and health sector professionals engaged in administering the vaccines.

  • Thursday, 21 October 2021
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Total COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Administered In India Crosses 100-Crore Milestone

The top five states which have administered the highest number of doses are Uttar Pradesh followed by Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.

  • Thursday, 21 October 2021
WHO To Meet Next Week To Consider Emergency Use Listing Of India's Covaxin
WHO To Meet Next Week To Consider Emergency Use Listing Of India's Covaxin

Bharat Biotech recently said it has submitted all data pertaining to Covaxin to the WHO for the EUL and is awaiting feedback from the global health watchdog.

  • Monday, 18 October 2021
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'India To Achieve 100 Cr-Vax Target On Oct 14, Centre Plans Big Event'

The Health Ministry has planned that the feat will be celebrated as India's triumph over Covid 'evil spirit' much like the 'Vijayadashami' festival, which signifies the victory of good over evil.

  • Tuesday, 12 October 2021
Covaxin Approved For Children In 2-18 Age Group

The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) has given the necessary approval for the administration of the anti-Covid vaccine to children.

  • Tuesday, 12 October 2021
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WHO Experts Back Covid Booster Dose For Immunocompromised

Since the end of September, several Covid-19 vaccines have been certified by the WHO UEL, including Pfizer-BioNTech, Janssen, Moderna, Sinopharm, Sinovac, AstraZeneca, and Covishield.

  • Tuesday, 12 October 2021
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Putin Spies Stole AstraZeneca Covid Formula To Create Sputnik Vax

Conservative MP Bob Seely, an expert in Russian affairs, said: "I think we need to get serious about Russian and Chinese espionage. Whether it is stealing the design for AstraZeneca or blackmailing us over energy by these authoritarian and totalitarian regimes, we need to get wise to them."

  • Monday, 11 October 2021
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WHO Set To Vaccinate 40% Population Of Every Nation By Yr End

Earlier this year, the WHO had set a target for all countries to vaccinate 10 per cent of their populations by the end of September, but 56 countries didn't make it.

  • Friday, 08 October 2021
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Over 88.14 Crore COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Given To States, Uts: Health Ministry

As part of the nationwide vaccination drive, the government has been supporting states and UTs by providing them COVID-19 vaccines for free, the ministry said.

  • Saturday, 02 October 2021