Vaccination(Search results - 156)
CoronavirusMay 15, 2021, 4:53 PM IST
Explained: What does the first vaccine dose do?
There are many among us who have been questioning the efficacy of the vaccines against Covid-19. Mostly, this hesitancy arises due to misinformation about the vaccination and its benefits. Let's put out some information that could help end this hesitancy.
Top StoriesMay 15, 2021, 4:24 PM IST
PM reviews Covid-19 situation; orders audit of ventilators, ramping up testing and vaccination
The prime minister said that states should be encouraged to report their numbers transparently without any pressure of high numbers showing adversely on their efforts.
CRICKETMay 15, 2021, 10:30 AM IST
IPL 2021: Did players refuse COVID vaccination prior to tournament?
The Indian Premier League 2021 was suspended last week after multiple COVID breaches in the team bubbles. It has increased the drive for players to get vaccinated as soon as possible. But the question is that why wasn't it done before the tournament?
Top StoriesMay 14, 2021, 10:20 AM IST
Karnataka government temporarily suspends vaccination drive for 18-44 age group from today
This decision to temporarily suspend vaccination for the 18-44 age group comes at a time when the coronavirus surge continues in Karnataka.
Top StoriesMay 13, 2021, 6:01 PM IST
Gap between Covishield doses increased to 12-16 weeks
Based on the available real-life evidence, particularly from the United Kingdom, the Covid Working Group agreed to increase the gap between two doses of Covishield to 12-16 weeks.
Top StoriesMay 12, 2021, 6:07 PM IST
Door-to-door vaccination could have saved many lives: Bombay HC
A division bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice GS Kulkarni asked the Centre why not pro- actively start this programme when the lives of senior citizens, who are unable to go to vaccination centres to get inoculated, are concerned.
TechnologyMay 12, 2021, 3:36 PM IST
Are you facing trouble in booking vaccination slots on CoWin; here's how you can do it
You are lucky if you got a vaccination slot. Here's how you can book it now with a few tricks.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 10:31 AM IST
Karnataka: COVID-19 vaccination for 18-45 age group kickstarts from today amid doses shortage
In other districts, initially, vaccination will be provided at District Hospitals, Government Medical Colleges, and all Taluka Hospitals.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
Centre backs differential vaccine pricing, asks Supreme Court not to interfere
Centre said in its affidavit, "It is pertinent to note that the central government, by nature of its large vaccination programme, places large purchase orders for vaccines as opposed to the state governments and/or private hospitals. This reality has some reflection in the prices negotiated."
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 8:56 AM IST
Dr Fauci: Vaccination is the endgame to Covid pandemic in India
"India is the largest vaccine-producing country in the world. They have got to get their resources... other countries need to chip in to be able to either get supplies for the Indians to make their vaccines or to get vaccines donated," Dr Fauci said.
EntertainmentMay 9, 2021, 2:38 PM IST
Ankita Lokhande cries during COVID-19 Vaccination; watch video
As coronavirus is spreading like wildfire across the country, the government is trying to speed up the vaccination process. Till now, many celebrities have been vaccinated. TV actress Ankita Lokhande was also seen taking vaccine.
Top StoriesMay 9, 2021, 8:43 AM IST
The Lancet edit: 'Modi government's actions inexcusable; must own up to its mistakes'
In an editorial, The Lancet said that India 'squandered its early successes in controlling Covid-19', and now finds itself having to restructure its response while the crisis rages.
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.
Top StoriesMay 8, 2021, 1:10 PM IST
Prioritise beneficiaries of second dose of COVID vaccine: Health Ministry tells states, UTs
Additional Health Secretary Arti Ahuja stated that the Ministry has requested all the states and UTs to prioritise the beneficiaries of the second dose and ensure timely completion of vaccination schedule.
Top StoriesMay 8, 2021, 11:21 AM IST
Delhi government to vaccinate and bear cost of mass vaccination drive for all media houses
The Delhi Government will reportedly bear the cost of the Covid-19 vaccine and organise the drive at their offices.