Jul 23, 2021 10:49 AM IST
On the 188th day of the vaccination drive on July 22, a total of 54,76,423 lakh jabs were administered across the country.
- Jul 22, 2021 04:04 PM IST
The order issued by the Directorate of Family Welfare said, all slots, booked online or availed through walk-in shall be reserved.
- Jul 22, 2021 10:39 AM IST
On the 187th day of the vaccination drive on July 21, 22,77,679 lakh jabs were administered across the country.
- Jul 20, 2021 08:34 PM IST
Bharat Biotech is also still to get the World Health Organisation’s approval for Covaxin, an application for which was submitted by the company to the WHO on July 9, 2021.
- Jul 20, 2021 06:33 PM IST
On supply of vaccine to the state governments, Mansukh Mandaviya said states are given vaccine availability projections 15 days in advance. "It is their responsibility to plan inoculation accordingly," he added.
- Jul 20, 2021 06:06 PM IST
Covaxin manufacturer Bharat Biotech International Limited submitted the data required for global emergency use approval to the World Health Organization on July 9.
- Jul 20, 2021 03:24 PM IST
In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha on whether the present COVID vaccine manufacturing firms have the capacity to produce the required quantity, Minister of State for Health Bharati Praveen Pawar said it is estimated that around 1.87 billion (187 crore) doses will be available between January and December 2021.
- Jul 19, 2021 10:50 AM IST
16 European countries are now allowing travellers who got Covishield jabs. Here's a look at the additional Covid-specific requirements of each of these countries.
- Jul 16, 2021 02:20 PM IST
Zydus Cadila said on July 1 that it had plans to roll out its COVID-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D in 45-60 days, subject to regulatory approvals and manufacturing scale-up.
- Jul 16, 2021 10:01 AM IST
So far, 39,53,43,767 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in India, the health ministry said.
- Jul 16, 2021 07:58 AM IST
Coronavirus News Highlights: The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India has crossed 39.53 crore.
- Jul 15, 2021 05:41 PM IST
Travelling through transit countries not only increases the travel time by several days but also substantially increase the cost of one-way travel to Canada.
- Jul 15, 2021 09:55 AM IST
So far, 39,13,40,491 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in India, the health ministry said.
- Jul 12, 2021 09:25 AM IST
BMC received around 1.30 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine of which 85,000 are Covishield and over 40,000 Covaxin
- Jul 10, 2021 01:21 PM IST
Managing Director of Zydus Group Sharvil Patel says the company has invested Rs. 400-500 crore for the development of ZyCoV-D, the world’s first plasmid DNA vaccine for human use.
- Jul 10, 2021 10:40 AM IST
The Belgium Embassy in India on July 9 said the country recognises that Covishield is the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine being produced by SII and called the move “an important decision” in the fight for vaccine equality.
- Jul 08, 2021 09:54 AM IST
India has administered 36,48,47,549 doses of COVID-19 vaccine till July 7.
- Jul 08, 2021 08:02 AM IST
Coronavirus News Highlights: India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has exceeded 36.48 crore, the Union Health Ministry said.
- Jun 30, 2021 08:38 PM IST
The Government of India has said once Bharat Biotech manufactured Covaxin and the Serum Institute of India manufactured Covishield are included in the EU digital certificate, India would also grant exemption to citizens from EU member states from mandatory quarantine if they are carrying EU digital certificates.
- Jun 28, 2021 09:12 PM IST
EMA pointed to a list of six current approved manufacturing sites for Vaxzevria in Belgium, US, UK, Netherlands, South Korea and China – that does not include India.
- Jun 28, 2021 11:21 AM IST
The European Union has not recognised the AstraZeneca vaccine, produced by SII and branded as Covishield, in its 'Green Pass' list for post-vaccination travel to and from the bloc.
- Jun 27, 2021 09:27 PM IST
The Covishield version of AstraZeneca, produced by Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII), has not been included in the list.
- Jun 27, 2021 06:01 PM IST
The Centre has said the requirement for cold storage may change with the arrival of other COVID-19 vaccines in the future and it is fully prepared to take appropriate steps as and when such vaccines are available.
- Jun 21, 2021 05:01 PM IST
Eric Feigl-Ding has said that one shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab has limited effectiveness (at around 30 percent) against the Delta strain of SARS-CoV-2. This news is of particular concern to India as Covishield is the most extensively administered vaccine in the country.
- Jun 20, 2021 07:40 PM IST
Since May 1, when the Delhi government started vaccination of the 18-44 age group, a total of 1,38,568 people in the segment have been fully vaccinated.