covid vaccines

Announcement on planes, railway stations when 100 crore COVID jabs administered: Mandaviya

The 100 crore doses target is expected to be achieved by October 18 or 19, he said while launching a coffee table book on Covid warriors.

published on : 14th October 2021

Tamil Nadu set to be first state to give kids aged 2-18 yrs vaccine after experts' approval: Health Minister

Tamil Nadu was the first also in inoculating pregnant women after the Centre announced the scheme for them, State Health Minister M Subramaniam said.

published on : 14th October 2021

Andhra's active Covid caseload comes down below 8,000

According to the media bulletin released by the State Command Control Room, East Godavari reported 151 new infections, the highest among all the 13 districts.

published on : 11th October 2021

Cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses given in India surpass 95 crore mark

More than 44 lakh vaccine doses have been administered till 7 pm, according to the data from the Co-WIN portal.

published on : 10th October 2021

WHO 'deeply concerned' over COVID vaccines approved for emergency use not being recognised in all countries: Official

The organisation again calls on “all countries to ensure the recognition of vaccines proven to be efficacious and safe and certainly that meet WHO Emergency Use Listing criteria”, WHO said.

published on : 7th October 2021

Covid vaccine hesitancy in India at lowest level, only 7% adults now apprehensive of jabs: Survey

The study conducted by the online community platform LocalCircles received 12,810 responses from citizens -- 67 per cent men and 33 per cent women -- across 301 districts.

published on : 6th October 2021

Gujarat: 100 per cent eligible population in Surat inoculated with first dose of COVID vaccine

The Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) achieved the target of vaccinating 34.33 lakh eligible beneficiaries with the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, the official said.

published on : 6th October 2021

Over 82.57 crore Covid vaccine doses given to states, Union Territories so far: Government

Over 4.15 crore balance and unutilised vaccine doses are still available with the states and the union territories for inoculation, it said.

published on : 25th September 2021

'Vaccine apartheid': Africans tell UN they need COVID jabs right now

As of mid-September, fewer than 4 per cent of Africans have been fully immunised and most of the 5.7 billion vaccine doses administered around the world have been given in just 10 rich countries.

published on : 24th September 2021

COVID vaccine certification for travel must meet 'minimum criteria', says UK on its new norms

The declaration follows Covishield, the Serum Institute of India manufactured Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine, being added as eligible to an expanded UK travel advisory on Wednesday.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Vaccinated pregnant women pass high level of antibodies to babies: Study

The research team led by NYU Grossman School of Medicine in the US found that 100 per cent of the infants had protective antibodies at birth.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Telangana: Adivasis are no longer in a quandary over COVID vaccines

Once they understood the benefits of the vaccine, the patels themselves started spreading awareness among their people on the need to get vaccinated.

published on : 23rd September 2021

UK eases rules for vaccinated travellers, some benefit for India-UK route

From October 4, the current traffic light system of red, amber and green countries based on levels of COVID-19 risk will be scrapped and replaced with one red list only.

published on : 17th September 2021

Telangana achieves milestone of administering 2 crore doses

So far, the State has administered 1.45 crore first doses and 55 lakh second doses.

published on : 16th September 2021

EU pledges 200 million more COVID vaccine doses to Africa

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Wednesday that the new donation to be fully delivered by the middle of next year comes on top of 250 million already pledged.

published on : 15th September 2021
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