COVID vaccine

Expedite tender process for Covid vaccine: TDP

Given the worldwide demand for vaccines, the state government action will delay  the vaccine procurement beyond July.

published on : 15th May 2021

45+ to get vaccinated at government schools now: Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain

Health minister blames Kumbh for virus spread in Delhi’s villages

published on : 15th May 2021

Make COVID vaccines in PSUs of Tamil Nadu: DMK MP P Wilson to central government

DMK Rajya Sabha MP Wilson urged the Centre to take steps to manufacture Covid-19 vaccines in three existing public sector manufacturing units in the State. 

published on : 15th May 2021

Kerala HC raps Centre for delay in supply of COVID vaccine, asks it to declare timeframe

The court also pointed out that NITI Aayog member Dr VK Paul has reportedly said that they were prepared to transfer the technology as well as the patent to increase manufacturing of vaccines.

published on : 15th May 2021

Covaxin unit to come up in Malur: Karnataka deputy CM Dr CN Ashwath Narayan

Kolar Deputy Commissioner Dr Selvamani said the district administration will extend all support to the unit.

published on : 15th May 2021

Congress leaders in Karnataka offer to procure COVID vaccines at Rs 100 crore

The offer came with a request that the State and Central governments allow the Congress party to procure vaccines directly.

published on : 15th May 2021

Malayali techies make easier ways to check COVID vaccine availability

Malayali techies have created multiple platforms that notify users when vaccination slots open up in their respective districts.

published on : 15th May 2021

The SARS-CoV-2 virus as a wily wizard

Quite a few puzzles set by the virus are slowly getting solved, but we need to be prepared for more to come as the pandemic is yet to be tamed

published on : 15th May 2021

Despite vaccine assurance, Centre has huge task ahead

Given the government’s absolute bungling of the Covid-19 second wave, its claim on vaccine availability will have to be taken with a pinch of salt.

published on : 15th May 2021

Second vaccine doses in UK to be sped up over Indian variant concerns: Boris Johnson 

There will be only eight weeks between doses, rather than 12 weeks, PM Johnson told reporters at a press conference.

published on : 14th May 2021

Centre distributing COVID vaccines rationally, Bengal govt should avoid confrontation: Governor

The TMC dispensation has accused the BJP-led government at the Centre of discrimination over distribution of vaccines, claiming that some states are being given preference at the cost of others.

published on : 14th May 2021

Second coronavirus vaccines delayed for Australian Olympic swimmers

The federal government confirmed late in April that all Australians headed to Tokyo would be given priority access to vaccines.

published on : 14th May 2021

Delhi left with 2-3 days of jabs for 45+, key workers

Delhi has so far got 43.20 lakh doses for 45-plus, and healthcare and frontline workers, of which 40.29 lakh have been utilised, Atishi said.

published on : 14th May 2021

More sectors get frontline worker status in Odisha

ATM maintenance personnel and banking correspondents will be categorised as frontline workers for vaccination.

published on : 14th May 2021

Will shut shops if not vaccinated on priority: Chemists warn Odisha govt

Chemists and druggists have threatened to shut their shops if they are not given frontline worker status and vaccination on priority.

published on : 14th May 2021
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