coronavirus vaccination

Cumulative Covid vaccine doses cross 56-crore mark in India: Centre

Nearly 50 lakh (49,48,965) vaccine doses were administered during the day, according to the 7 pm provisional report.

published on : 17th August 2021

COVID-19: India records 40,120 fresh cases, 585 new deaths; vaccination nears 53 crore mark

The Health Ministry also said the number of active cases has declined to 3,85,227 or 1.20 per cent of the total cases, the lowest since March 2020.

published on : 13th August 2021

COVID-19: India records 35,499 new cases, 447 deaths; active infections reduce

The number of active cases has declined to 4,02,188 which comprise 1.27 per cent of the total infections, and the national COVID-19 recovery rate has improved to 97.39 per cent.

published on : 9th August 2021

COVID-19: India records 39,070 new cases, 491 deaths; vaccination tally nears 51 crore mark

The active cases have declined to 4,06,822 and comprise 1.27 per cent of the total infections and the national COVID-19 recovery rate has improved to 97.39 per cent.

published on : 8th August 2021

Covid-19: Only 4.4 crore jabs administered in May 

India’s adult population is about 94 crore while the vaccine production capacity is about eight crore doses per month.

published on : 27th May 2021

COVID: Delhi tech students develop Telegram bot to notify available slots to get vaccine

Paras Mehan, a third year student of Computer Science Engineering (CSE), who is one of the developers, claimed that the bot has a user-friendly interface and is quite simple to operate.

published on : 21st May 2021

US backing for vaccine patent waiver a game changer in India's Covid fight?

Experts in India while welcoming the move also said that this development should be seen with caution.

published on : 6th May 2021

Jagan Mohan Reddy urges PM Modi to send 60 lakh doses of COVID vaccine

Urging Modi to supply vaccine stocks, he regretted that vaccination drive had to be stopped.

published on : 17th April 2021

Co-Win server problem leads to long wait for shots

Apart from server problem, officials cited unavailability of vaccine as the reason for the long wait at vaccination centres. 

published on : 11th April 2021

Bhutan vaccinates 60% of population with Covishield in record time

Its rapid rollout puts Bhutan far ahead of other leading nations in reaching the 60-percent mark, including the Seychelles, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.

published on : 7th April 2021

Delhi school students not to be called in for new academic session till further notice: Directorate of Education

The Delhi government had shut schools in March 2020, just days ahead of the nationwide lockdown, to contain the spread of novel coronavirus.

published on : 1st April 2021

Centre says Covid-19 situation turning from bad to worse, whole country 'at risk'

All states and Union Territories are reporting a surge in cases and there is a need to significantly and exponentially increase the number of COVID-19 tests.

published on : 30th March 2021

Time to start COVID-19 vaccination for all in Kerala, say experts

The state is gearing up to vaccinate over one crore of its populace aged 45 and above, irrespective of comorbidities, in April. 

published on : 29th March 2021