COVID 19 Vaccination

Novak Djokovic repeats no vaccination stance as US Open slips away

With no sign of the US authorities relaxing their rule requiring all visitors to be vaccinated, Djokovic admitted Saturday that Wimbledon, which starts Monday, will be his last Slam of 2022.

published on : 26th June 2022

Fear of side-effects deters parents from jabbing kids: Survey

The survey by NGOs Save the Children and Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (JPAL) also showed that even poor and illiterate people were aware (over 76%)

published on : 31st March 2022

64,387 kids to get vaccinated in Shivamogga district 

According to data obtained from the health department, a target to vaccinate 64,387 students has been set and currently, there are 40,000 Corbevax vaccines available.

published on : 16th March 2022

No entry without vaccination certificate: Delhi University

Students wait for hours outside college gates; authorities to start compulsory jab drive for all employees, pupils

published on : 20th February 2022

Aadhaar card not mandatory on CoWIN portal for COVID vaccination, Centre tells SC

The apex court took note of the submission and disposed of a plea which claimed that Aadhaar was being mandatorily insisted upon for administering COVID-19 vaccination on the CoWIN portal.

published on : 7th February 2022

Covid certificate scam busted, four held

Charminar ACP G. Biksham Reddy said copies of Aadhaar cards, vaccination certificates, mobile phones and other material were seized from the accused.

published on : 29th January 2022

Six members can be registered using one mobile number on Co-WIN: Govt

It also said that a new utility feature has been introduced under Raise an Issue and through this, beneficiary can revoke the current vaccination status from fully vaccinated to partially vaccinated.

published on : 21st January 2022

Records show Bihar doctor took five Covid vaccine jabs, probe ordered

The civil surgeon, Dr Vibha Kumari Singh, however, said she had taken the vaccine jabs only thrice as per rules.

published on : 18th January 2022

ECI writes to poll-bound states to scale up vaccination

It also issued directions to notify the new containment zones if the cases have been reported in a particular area or locations.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Centre denies expired vaccines are administered under its national Covid-19 vaccination programme.

India on Monday started vaccinating children aged 15 to 18 against the coronavirus, even as the country recorded 33,750 new Covid-19 cases and 123 deaths in the last 24 hours.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Only Covaxin for 15-18 year olds for now; precaution doses after 39 weeks of second Covid jab

Though the government document did not clarify on the type of vaccine to be available as the third dose for beneficiaries, officials said that it will be the same vaccine as the two doses before.

published on : 27th December 2021

'Unscientific': AIIMS epidemiologist assails decision to vaccinate teens

Before executing the plan, data from other countries on children vaccination should be analysed, said Dr Rai.

published on : 26th December 2021

Citizens are duty-bound to respect the prime minister: Kerala High Court

Justice PV Kunhikrishnan dismissed the petition with a hefty cost of one lakh rupees to be paid by the petitioner to the Kerala State Legal Services Authority.

published on : 21st December 2021

Prakasam third district to complete 100 per cent first dose vaccination

Meanwhile, 19,96,727 people (74.30% of the eligible beneficiaries) have received their second dose as well. 

published on : 20th December 2021

Africa states might miss 70 per cent Covid vaccination goal until late 2024, says WHO

The warning comes as the world faces a new surge in cases driven by the highly infectious omicron variant.

published on : 14th December 2021

Why are you ashamed of the PM, Kerala HC asks man who objected to Modi's image on vaccine certificate

"I can close my eyes while watching TV. But my certificate is my private space," submitted the petitioner.

published on : 13th December 2021

108 countries recognise Indian Covid vaccination certificate for travel purpose: Centre

Persons inoculated with such vaccines, which are listed under the WHO-EUL, are deemed to be protected by authorities of many countries and allowed to travel internationally, Bharati Pravin Pawar said.

published on : 10th December 2021

France to shut nightclubs over Covid surge

The government stopped short of imposing stricter measures for the general population or targeting the non-vaccinated, as several other countries have done in recent days.

published on : 7th December 2021

Har Ghar Dastak vaccination drive gains 7 per cent rise in second dose coverage

At the review meeting, states shared their experiences of expanding the coverage in remote areas.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Travel curbs may stay, Omicron variant in Europe

PM Narendra Modi calls for increasing 2nd dose coverage, continuing intensive containment & surveillance in areas with high cases.

published on : 28th November 2021
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