May 07, 2021 01:23 PM IST
Interim result of the phase III trials of the new Russian vaccine candidate is expected by May end. The trials involved 7,000 and were conducted across countries including Russia and the United Arab Emirates
- May 03, 2021 12:39 PM IST
Russia has announced three deals totaling 260 million doses with Chinese vaccine companies in recent weeks. It’s a decision that could mean quicker access to a shot for countries in Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa that have ordered Russia’s vaccine, as the U.S. and the European Union focus mainly on domestic vaccination needs.
- Apr 30, 2021 12:32 PM IST
The first consignment of 150,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine has landed in Hyderabad from Russia. The rollout of the consignment will be subject to the necessary clearances, which will be processed over the next few days.
- Apr 29, 2021 10:27 AM IST
The country's top scientists have backed Brazil's decision to stop the import of Sputnik V.
- Apr 29, 2021 10:15 AM IST
Two transport planes containing oxygen concentrators, ventilators and medical supplies are already on the way to India, Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs tweeted.
- Apr 27, 2021 11:05 PM IST
The FAS said in a statement it had imposed a turnover fine on Apple of 906.3 million roubles ($12.1 million) for the alleged violation of Russian anti-monopoly legislation.
- Apr 27, 2021 02:54 PM IST
The figure is up from around 8 million, cited by Golikova earlier this month.
- Apr 27, 2021 11:54 AM IST
In September 2020, Dr Reddys and RDIF entered into a partnership to conduct clinical trials of SputnikV, developed by the Gamaleya National Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology and the rights for distribution of the first 100 million doses in India.
- Apr 23, 2021 09:40 AM IST
India has banned export of Remdesivir and has waived customs duty on import of the drug. For oxygen, the Centre plans to import 50,000 MT of medical oxygen to meet demand.
- Apr 20, 2021 04:30 PM IST
Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin said work had begun on the fist module of a new station, after officials warned that Russia was considering pulling out of the ISS, one of the few successful examples of cooperation with the West.
- Apr 18, 2021 07:56 PM IST
'In terms of the specific measures that we would undertake, we are looking at a variety of different costs that we would impose and I am not going to telegraph that publicly at this point, but we have communicated that there will be consequences if Mr Navalny dies,' Sullivan added.
- Apr 18, 2021 08:02 AM IST
Physician Yaroslav Ashikhmin on April 17 said that test results he received from Navalny's family show him with sharply elevated levels of potassium, which can bring on cardiac arrest, and heightened creatinine levels that indicate impaired kidneys.
- Apr 16, 2021 10:50 PM IST
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov also said Moscow will add eight U.S. officials to its sanctions list and move to restrict and stop the activities of U.S. non government organizations from interfering in Russia’s politics.
- Apr 16, 2021 09:30 AM IST
The United States warned Russia that more penalties were possible but said it did not want to escalate.
- Apr 15, 2021 09:09 AM IST
It remained unclear whether the U.S. actions would actually result in changed behavior, especially since past measures by the U.S. have failed to bring an end to Russian hacking.
- Apr 14, 2021 04:31 PM IST
The 68-year-old President received his first dose on March 23 in private, declining to say which of Russia's three vaccines -- Sputnik V, EpiVacCorona or CoviVac -- he had been administered.
- Apr 14, 2021 02:21 PM IST
The envoy also said that both Russia and India do not recognise bilateral sanctions as they are "illegal tools" of "unlawful and unfair" competition and pressure.
- Apr 12, 2021 11:57 AM IST
On the 60th anniversary of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin becoming the first man in space, here are some of the country's most notable scientific and technological achievements.
- Apr 07, 2021 03:20 PM IST
Since last year, the video conferencing platform had emerged as a leading virtual meeting platform as millions were forced into self-isolation due to the coronavirus pandemic.
- Apr 06, 2021 04:10 PM IST
In 2018, India agreed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 surface-to-air missile systems despite warnings of sanctions from the United States.
- Apr 05, 2021 09:42 PM IST
News reports had suggested last year that the summit was cancelled after Russia had protested India's growing ties with the Quad-a group of 4-nations
- Apr 03, 2021 11:39 AM IST
The court found Twitter guilty on three counts of violating regulations on restricting unlawful content, ordering the company to pay three fines adding up to 8.9 million rubles (about $117,000).
- Mar 29, 2021 02:50 PM IST
Russian officials said last fall that overseas manufacturing could partly meet demand at home, but have since gone quiet about importing a product that has been held up as a triumph of the country’s scientists. Manufacturing the vaccine in Russia, however, has been a different story.
- Mar 28, 2021 07:40 PM IST
Putin did not reveal which of three Russian vaccines he had taken, saying only the doctor who inoculated him knows that.