Vaccine Updates(Search results - 28)
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 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 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 StoriesJan 19, 2021, 9:15 PM IST
Neighbourhood First: India to supply Covid-19 vaccine to 6 countries from Wednesday
India will start supplying Covid-19 vaccine to its neighbouring nations, including Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Seychelles from January 20 as part of its commitment to help all in fighting the disease.
Top StoriesJan 11, 2021, 4:57 PM IST
SII receives government purchase order for Covid-19 vaccines
The Serum Institute of India has officially received the purchase order from the government for Covid-19 vaccines.
Top StoriesJan 5, 2021, 3:39 PM IST
Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech join hands for smooth vaccine rollout
Till yesterday, Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech were competitors in the endeavour to roll out Coronavirus vaccines in the country. Today, they both have joined hands for the same.
Top StoriesJan 3, 2021, 9:48 AM IST
DCGI officially approves Serum and Bharat Biotech COVID-19 vaccine
The Drugs Controller General of India briefed the media at 11 am and officially approved emergency use authorisation for Serum and Bharat Biotech Covid-19 vaccines.
Top StoriesJan 2, 2021, 3:17 PM IST
Will not take BJP's vaccine: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav
Even before the first vaccine dose is yet to be rolled out in the country, politics over it has already erupted. The first of the bizarre statements have come from Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav.