Vaccine Update(Search results - 40)
CoronavirusApr 28, 2021, 6:11 PM IST
Serum Institute's 'philanthropic gesture': Covishield to be Rs 100 cheaper
Making the announcement on Twitter, Adar Poonawalla said: "As a philanthropic gesture on behalf of Serum Institute of India, I hereby reduce the price to the states from Rs 400 to Rs 300 per dose, effective immediately."
Top StoriesApr 12, 2021, 10:36 AM IST
China mulls Covid vaccine cocktail to increase efficacy
Hours after authorities in Brazil found that the Chinese vaccine was only 50.7% effective against the variant in the country, Gao Fu, the director of the Chinese Center of Disease Control, said that inoculation using vaccines of different technical lines is being considered.
Top StoriesApr 7, 2021, 7:40 PM IST
'Vaccine shortage claims utterly baseless; my silence is not weakness'
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan breaks his silence on claims levelled by some state governments and political leaders with regard to the Covid-19 vaccine shortage. Here's the full transcript of Dr Harsh Vardhan's statement.
HealthApr 6, 2021, 5:41 PM IST
Debunking 10 most widely-shared Covid-19 myths
The second wave of Coronavirus is sweeping through the country. But along with it many apprehensions, misconceptions and misinformation has emerged. Asianet Newsable busts some of these myths with Dr Dinesh V Kamath, Consultant for Internal Medicine at Manipal Hospitals in Malleshwaram, Bengaluru.
Top StoriesMar 17, 2021, 4:43 PM IST
'India's reputation as pharmacy of the world has been reinforced'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative of Vaccine Maitri has raised India's standing and generated great international goodwill for Indians, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar informed the Rajya Sabha.
Top StoriesMar 16, 2021, 9:59 AM IST
China says take our vaccine for travel visa, but there is no Chinese vaccine in India
The Chinese government has set a bizarre condition to allow Indians to visit the country as they did in the pre-pandemic era.
Coronavirus IndiaMar 1, 2021, 9:07 AM IST
Stage 2 of world's largest vaccination drive underway
The second phase will cover the next priority age group -- those aged over 60 and those between 45 to 59 years of age suffering from pre-specified co-morbidities.
Top StoriesMar 1, 2021, 8:22 AM IST
Nurse from Puducherry administers PM Modi his first Covid vaccine shot at AIIMS
"I appeal to all those who are eligible to take the vaccine. Together, let us make India COVID-19 free," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.
Top StoriesFeb 26, 2021, 8:44 AM IST
WHO chief praises PM Modi for sharing vaccine with over 60 nations
As part of Vaccine Maitri, India has provided lakhs of doses of covid-19 vaccines to several countries as a gift. It has also provided vaccines on commercial grounds. Anish Singh reports
CoronavirusFeb 24, 2021, 8:49 PM IST
Covid surge in Maharashtra continues, 1167 new cases in Mumbai
The state government and Mumbai's municipal body, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation have made it clear that they are not in favour of another lockdown in the financial capital.
CoronavirusFeb 24, 2021, 5:58 PM IST
From March 1, vaccines for a cost at 20,000 private hospitals
From March 1, people above the age of 60 and those above the age of 45 with comorbidities will be able to get access to vaccines.
CoronavirusFeb 24, 2021, 5:28 PM IST
Travelling to Delhi from a Covid hotspot? Get RT-PCR test done
People travelling on flights and trains will have to show a negative RT-PCR test before they start their journey.
Top StoriesFeb 18, 2021, 5:25 PM IST
'India has been generous; others are hoarding vaccines'
The 14-member CARICOM states also included India's name in its resolution for generously supplying beneficial quantities of the vaccines to several Caribbean countries. Anish Singh reports
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.