April 30, 2021 07:51 AM IST
There has been scrutiny of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine on the issue of the very rare clots, with a higher incidence in younger people.
- April 30, 2021 07:42 AM IST
"We have identified that it was the Indian variant" from someone who had returned from India, SAID Benoit Elleboode, director of an agency in the southwestern department of Nouvelle-Aquitaine
- April 30, 2021 07:19 AM IST
Coronavirus India News Highlights: Covishield is available to the Centre at Rs 150 per dose and to private laboratories at Rs 600 per dose.
- April 29, 2021 08:38 PM IST
Japan declared a state of emergency starting from April 25 to curb a rapid coronavirus resurgence, the third since the pandemic began. The measures in parts of Japan, including Tokyo, have so far failed to curb infections caused by a more contagious new variant of the virus.
- April 29, 2021 05:41 PM IST
IQVIA, which provides data and analytics for the healthcare industry, said it expects the first wave of COVID-19 vaccinations to reach about 70 percent of the world's population by the end of 2022. Booster shots are likely to follow initial vaccinations every two years, the report said, based on current data on the duration of effect of the vaccines.
- April 29, 2021 05:27 PM IST
The German firm's CEO Ugur Sahin told Der Spiegel weekly that it was "in the final stretches" of preparing its submission for European regulatory approval.
- April 29, 2021 05:05 PM IST
Know more about internal solitary wave, believed to be the cause of the demise of Indonesia’s KRI Nanggala 402 sub and its 53 crew members.
- April 29, 2021 02:34 PM IST
Around 16 years ago, Manmohan Singh had announced that New Delhi will not accept aid from foreign countries.
- April 29, 2021 02:06 PM IST
VisuWell tweeted Monday that the termination was effective immediately and said the company unequivocally condemns Sam Johnson’s behavior in the video.
- April 29, 2021 02:04 PM IST
Italy’s most fragile might soon emerge from the pandemic as doctors and nurses visit Rome’s home-bound elderly to administer COVID-19 vaccines.
- April 29, 2021 01:06 PM IST
China's Xiaomi Corp clocked its best quarterly performance ever, with shipments surging 62% to 49 million phones and market share to 14%, taking it to the third position after Samsung and Apple.
- April 29, 2021 11:19 AM IST
In its annual report for 2020, Alphabet said advertising and promotional expenses dropped by $1.4 billion in 2020.
- April 29, 2021 11:12 AM IST
Beijing has poured billions into its military-run space programme, with hopes of having a crewed space station by 2022 and eventually sending humans to the Moon.
- April 29, 2021 11:02 AM IST
Noting that Americans are reporting being denied admittance to hospitals in some cities due to a lack of space, Washington has again asked its citizens to leave India as soon as it is safe to do so. The latest alert comes less than a week after the US announced a travel advisory against visiting India.
- April 29, 2021 10:57 AM IST
The overall gold demand stood at 1,059.9 tonne during the January-March quarter of 2020, according to WGC''s Gold Demand Trends Q1 2021 report.
- April 29, 2021 10:41 AM IST
It also said it is increasing its expectations for 2021 vaccine production to between 800 million and 1 billion shots, raising the bottom of its range from 700 million.
- April 29, 2021 10:27 AM IST
The country's top scientists have backed Brazil's decision to stop the import of Sputnik V.
- April 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.
- April 29, 2021 09:05 AM IST
Saudi Arabia was in discussions to sell 1% of Aramco to a leading global energy company and could sell further shares including to international investors within the next year or two, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said in televised remarks on Tuesday.
- April 29, 2021 08:44 AM IST
Biden will use his speech to a joint session of Congress to unveil the $1.8 trillion American Families Plan, funded by ending Trump's tax cuts and closing loopholes used by the most wealthy to escape paying their share, officials said.
- April 29, 2021 08:12 AM IST
The 20-times Grand Slam champion, regarded by many as the greatest player ever to wield a tennis racket, is putting various items under the hammer in two sales in June and July at Christie’s to raise money for his foundation.
- April 29, 2021 07:52 AM IST
"China and other countries are closing in fast. We have to develop and dominate the products and technologies of the future," Biden said.
- April 29, 2021 07:25 AM IST
In a statement Wednesday, the Fed said the economy and job market have strengthened, and while inflation has risen, Fed policymakers ascribed the increase to temporary factors.
- April 29, 2021 06:54 AM IST
Coronavirus India News Highlights : "There have been 79,65,720 registrations on Co-WIN today, most of these in the last three hours (16:00-19:00) and mostly of 18-44 age group. We have seen a traffic of 55,000 hits per second. System functioning as expected," the CoWIN app chief said.