Advertisement


Covishield
India  /  Published 19.08.21

Govt: 3.86 cr missed 2nd shot

Over 3.86 crore people did not get their second dose of anti-Covid vaccines -- Covishield and Covaxin -- within the stipulated period of time, the government has said in response to an RTI query. Acc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.08.21

Covishield: study underlines need for shorter dose gap

A large hospital-based study in India has found that a single dose of Covishield offers no protection from Covid-19 symptoms or severe disease, amplifying apprehensions about India’s current pol...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.08.21

Serum chief against jab cocktail

Serum Institute of India (SII) chairman Dr Cyrus Poonawalla on Friday said he was not in favour of administering two different coronavirus vaccines for better efficacy. Poonawalla, whose firm makes t...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Pune

India  /  Published 11.08.21

DCGI nod to study on jab cocktail

India's drug regulator has given approval for a study to be conducted by the Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore, in south Indian state Tamil Nadu on mixing of COVID-19 vaccines Covaxin and C...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 10.08.21

CMC Covishield doses ‘enough’ for few days

The vaccination centres of the Calcutta Municipal Corporation resumed administering Covishield on Monday, after a gap of three days, with many queuing from early in the morning to ensure they did not ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Advertisement

India  /  Published 09.08.21

Health official sells jab illegally, nabbed

A person attached to the Maharashtra health department was detained on Monday for allegedly selling Covid-19 vaccine doses illegally in Sajapur area of Aurangabad, police said. Later in the evening, ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Aurangabad/Jalna

India  /  Published 09.08.21

Jab mix gives better immunity: Study

...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 09.08.21

CMC seeks more Covishield doses

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation may have to pause administering Covishield on Tuesday because it has received a small number of doses. The health department has given 27,000 doses of Covishield to...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 08.08.21

Vaccine mix gives better immunity: ICMR study

A study by ICMR involving 98 people, 18 of whom had inadvertently received Covishield as first dose and Covaxin as the second in Uttar Pradesh, showed that combining these two Covid-19 vaccines elicit...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.21

Brakes on Covishield at CMC units

Covid vaccination will remain suspended from Friday at 152 vaccination centres of the civic body that administered Covishield because the authorities have run out of doses, officials said on Thursday....
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.