Actor Shilpa Shirodkar tests positive for COVID-19

Maharashtra on December 29, 2021, recorded a spurt in new COVID-19 cases at 3,900, including 85 of Omicron, according to the state health department.

published on : 30th December 2021

Study: Chinese COVID shot may offer elderly poor protection

Sinopharm's researchers had earlier said there was insufficient evidence to say whether the vaccines work in the elderly as almost all the participants in final-stage clinical trials were under 60.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Dominican Republic president Luis Abinader gets third Covid jab

54-year-old President Luis Abinader who had previously received two doses of the Chinese Sinovac vaccine from Sinopharm, this time received a Pfizer shot.

published on : 22nd July 2021

South Asian nations turn to China, Russia for COVID-19 vaccine help

While Bangladesh has been giving only second doses of the AstraZeneca shot since late April as supplies dwindle, Sri Lanka began injecting pregnant women with a Chinese coronavirus vaccine.

published on : 9th June 2021

Sri Lanka gets second COVID-19 vaccine donation from China

The vaccine stock that arrived early Wednesday is the second donation from China, following a shipment of 600,000 doses in March.

published on : 26th May 2021

UAE to offer booster shot to recipients of Sinopharm vaccine

Last month, China's top disease control official, in a rare acknowledgement, said current vaccines offer low protection against the coronavirus.

published on : 18th May 2021

China approves two more COVID-19 vaccines for wider use

CanSino said its one-shot vaccine candidate is 65.28% effective 28 days after the dose is given.

published on : 25th February 2021