Coronavirus Vaccine(Search results - 141)
CRICKETMay 8, 2021, 4:36 PM IST
Ajinkya Rahane among select Indian cricketers to get vaccinated for COVID-19
Ajinkya Rahane is an Indian cricketer representing Team India across formats. He is the reigning vice-captain of the Indian cricket team in Tests. He has become one of the very few Indian cricketers to get a vaccine shot for COVID-19.
CoronavirusApr 23, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
Delhi hospitals running low on oxygen; 25 dead in Ganga Ram hospital in 24 hours
Terming the reports about the patients dying due to lack of oxygen as fake news, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital chairman told media persons that when oxygen pressure lowered in ICU beds, the staff gave oxygen to the patients manually.
CoronavirusApr 23, 2021, 9:53 AM IST
IAF deploys heavy lifters C-17 and IL-76 to ferry oxygen tankers
The Indian Air Force deputed the big boys -- C-17 and IL-76 transport aircraft -- to airlift oxygen tankers to the filling stations across the country in order to speed up the distribution of oxygen cylinders.
CoronavirusApr 23, 2021, 9:25 AM IST
Health Ministry releases new Covid treatment guide
The central government has released the latest clinical guidelines for the management of adult Covid-19 patients.
Top StoriesApr 21, 2021, 5:16 PM IST
About 0.04% people tested positive after second dose of Covaxin, 0.03% for Covishield: Government
India has currently given Emergency Use Authorisation to three vaccine candidates: indigenously manufactured vaccines (Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech), and a third vaccine (Sputnik) that while presently manufactured abroad will eventually be manufactured in India.
Top StoriesApr 20, 2021, 9:10 PM IST
PM Modi appeals to people: Must save India from a lockdown
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed the nation where he discussed the prevailing Covid-19 situation in the country and appealed to the country to come together to prevent another round of lockdown.
Top StoriesApr 20, 2021, 5:19 PM IST
Centre's vaccine policy appears hollow, without substance: Mamata Banerjee shoots letter to PM Modi
In her letter to the PM, Miss Banerjee wrote, I am informed that the Central Government has announced the much-delayed universal vaccine policy on 19th April, 2021, which appears to be hollow, without substance and a regrettable show of evasion of responsibility by the Central government at the time of crisis.
Coronavirus IndiaApr 19, 2021, 8:23 PM IST
Govt announces: Covid vaccine for all above 18 from May 1
The decision was taken during a high-level meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi during which he asserted that the government has been working hard for over a year to ensure that maximum numbers of Indians are able to get the vaccine in the shortest possible time.
HealthApr 16, 2021, 9:26 AM IST
15 urgent steps to tackle the second wave of Covid-19 in India
If India is unable to break the chain of the second wave of Covid-19 cases, in the worst-case scenario, it could start witnessing 2,320 deaths per day by the first week of June 2021, the Lancet Covid-19 Commission's India Task Force has said in its report.
HealthApr 15, 2021, 1:31 PM IST
Remdesivir injection to cost under Rs 3,500; production to double
Days after the Union government banned the export of Remdesivir, approvals have been given for stepping up Remdesivir manufacturing capacity to around 78 lakh vials per month. Remdesivir manufacturers have also volunteered to reduce the price of the anti-viral drug to less than Rs 3,500 by the weekend.
Top StoriesApr 12, 2021, 5:46 PM IST
Experts panel clears Russia’s Sputnik COVID-19 vaccine for use in India
Dr Reddy's Laboratories, the Hyderabad-based pharmaceutical company, last week sought the government's approval for the vaccine to be used in India.