Vaccine Doses(Search results - 28)
United StatesSep 23, 2021, 9:41 AM IST
Joe Biden: QUAD collaboration on pace to manufacture 1 billion vaccine doses in India by 2022
In another historic announcement, Biden stated that the US would purchase another half-billion dose of Pfizer to distribute to low and middle-income nations worldwide.
Top StoriesSep 17, 2021, 6:08 PM IST
Huge milestone: India sets new record for COVID-19 vaccines as over 2 crore doses administered in a day
This is the highest single day inoculations so far. On Friday till 5:15 pm, setting a new record on PM Modi's birthday, over 2 crore vaccine doses were administered.
Top StoriesAug 26, 2021, 5:52 PM IST
Centre may reduce interval between two doses of Covishield vaccine: Sources
The Centre is mulling to reduce the gap between two doses of coronavirus vaccine Covishield, sources on Thursday said.
South AsiaAug 25, 2021, 3:36 PM IST
Thailand develops robotic system to squeeze out more vaccine doses
The "AutoVacc" device, which uses a robotic arm, can pull 12 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine from a vial in four minutes, according to Chulalongkorn University researchers who created the equipment, which has been utilised at the university's vaccination centre since Monday.
Top StoriesAug 16, 2021, 11:04 AM IST
Coronavirus: India logs 32,937 new cases; over 54.58 COVID-19 vaccine doses administered
India on Monday reported 32,937 daily new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry data.
Top StoriesJul 14, 2021, 2:07 PM IST
On Twitter, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya fact-checks states claiming vaccine shortage
The Union Health Minister said that to facilitate vaccination through government and private hospitals, 11.46 crore vaccine doses were made available to the state governments and Union Territories in June. The vaccine availability was increased to 13.5 crores in July.
Top StoriesJun 28, 2021, 11:17 AM IST
India achieves another vaccine milestone, surpasses US as 32.3 crore inoculated with COVID vaccine
India achieves another milestone in Covid-19 vaccination and overtakes USA in total number of Covid vaccine doses administered.
Top StoriesJun 27, 2021, 10:15 AM IST
Plan to get 188 crore doses to vaccinate all adults by year-end: Centre to Supreme Court
The Centre Saturday told the court that until the end of this year, it expected to get 188 crore vaccine doses – from at least five manufacturers – which would fully inoculate the total 94-crore population above 18.
United StatesJun 11, 2021, 10:17 AM IST
US donation of 500 million COVID vaccine doses a 'historic step': Joe Biden
US President Joe Biden on Thursday promised to donate 500 million doses of vaccine to bolster the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic across the world.
Top StoriesJun 9, 2021, 11:47 AM IST
480 Covishield vaccines go waste in Rajasthan's Dungarpur
Rajasthan is once again in the news for vaccine wastage with over 480 doses being destroyed due to improper handling of the vials in the Dungarpur district.
Top StoriesJun 8, 2021, 5:18 PM IST
COVID vaccine: Centre issues revised guidelines for vaccination; calls for reduction of wastage
The Centre will allocate vaccine doses to state/UTs based on criteria such as population, disease burden and the progress of vaccination. Wastage of vaccine will affect the allocation to states/UTs negatively, it said.
World NewsJun 5, 2021, 1:42 PM IST
US, India, China account for 60% of 2 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses distributed globally, says WHO
Senior advisor to WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Bruce Aylward made the comments at a press briefing on Friday.
Top StoriesMay 12, 2021, 2:33 PM IST
Karnataka to call for global tender to procure 2 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses
Apart from this, the authorities have also been instructed to procure one lakh pulse oximeters and distribute them to all the districts and taluks.
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.