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Top StoriesJul 6, 2021, 11:03 AM IST
DCGI urges Pfizer to apply for emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine
The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has urged Pfizer twice in writing to apply for emergency use authorization for its Covid vaccine so that application is processed well in time but Pfizer has not applied for the license yet.
Top StoriesJul 1, 2021, 10:01 AM IST
India urges European Union to accept Covishield, Covaxin or face mandatory quarantine
The EU countries accept only the vaccines approved by the European Medicines Agency, which are Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca, and Janssen. But Covishield, which is the Indian version of AstraZeneca, is yet to get their clearance.
Top StoriesJun 28, 2021, 6:00 PM IST
Serum Institute urges govt to take up inclusion of Covishield in EU’s Vaccination Passport
Only four vaccines -- Comirnaty of Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna, Vaxzervria by AstraZeneca-Oxford and Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen -- have been approved by the European Medicines Agency.
Coronavirus WorldJun 27, 2021, 4:29 PM IST
FDA adds possible risk of heart inflammation to Moderna, Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines
Warning update follows an extensive review of information and discussion by CDC’s Advisory Committee.
CoronavirusJun 24, 2021, 6:44 PM IST
COVID vaccine highly effective against Delta variant, says Pfizer
The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is highly effective against the Delta variant of Covid-19, a Pfizer official in Israel said on Thursday.
India NewsJun 16, 2021, 1:21 PM IST
Setback for PFI as IT Dept cancels 80G registration over violations of IT rules
Big jolt for Popular Front of India as Income Tax Department canceled 80G registration citing severe violation of rules. The cancellation of the registration enjoyed by the religious outfit comes days after explosives were found in Kerala and also PFI was alleged to be involved in illegal activity.
Top StoriesMay 27, 2021, 1:06 PM IST
Delhi CM Kejriwal urges Centre to procure Pfizer vaccine as soon as possible to vaccinate children
"We shud procure this vaccine asap for our children," Kejriwal tweeted, citing a news story on fast-track approval sought by the company.
Top StoriesMay 27, 2021, 1:00 PM IST
COVID-19: Pfizer tells Centre its vaccine suitable for 12 years and above; 50 million doses to be to India
US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has said that it is likely to supply 50 million COVID-19 vaccines to India in 2021, albeit with a few conditions. However, the US drugmaker has asked for relaxations in some clauses, including indemnification for its shots, sources informed.
Top StoriesMay 24, 2021, 4:12 PM IST
Pfizer, Moderna refused to sell COVID vaccines directly to us, they’ll only deal with Centre: Arvind Kejriwal
Vaccine rollout for the 18-44 age group was paused on Saturday in Delhi due to the shortage of doses.
Coronavirus WorldMay 20, 2021, 10:30 AM IST
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine can be stored in refrigerator for a month: US
The Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine can be stored at refrigerator temperatures for up to a month in the United States, the country's health regulator announced Wednesday.
Top StoriesMay 11, 2021, 7:31 AM IST
US FDA approves use of Pfizer vaccine for children aged 12 to 15
But there is still time before the vaccine can be provided to children aged over 12. After the FDA approval, an advisory committee of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will review the data and make recommendations.
EuropeMay 8, 2021, 6:05 PM IST
EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses; biggest vaccine contract so far
The contract, on top of the 600 million BioNTech/Pfizer doses the commission has already secured, aims to supply the bloc -- population 450 million -- with enough jabs for booster shots, the EU said.
Top StoriesApr 7, 2021, 4:16 PM IST
SII starts supplying India’s 1st pneumococcal conjugate jab to government
The vaccine acts against potentially fatal pneumococcal infections such as pneumonia, septicaemia and meningitis.
Top StoriesFeb 8, 2021, 10:49 AM IST
'That's Frightening': Canadian govt faces flak for not dialing PM Modi for vaccine
Canada's Liberal government of Justin Trudeau has been facing flak over delays in the procurement of Covid-19 vaccines despite having shortlisted Moderna and Pfizer to deliver the shots.