News  /  Published 22.10.21

Covid vaccination resumes in Salt Lake

At least 600 doses of Covishield were administered by the Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation’s vaccination centres after the drive resumed on Thursday, an official of the civic body’s ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 21.10.21

Covid vaccination drive to resume in Salt Lake, Rajarhat

The Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation’s Covid-19 vaccination drive that ground to a halt at least three weeks ago, in the run up to Durga Puja, will resume on Thursday, officials said. The civi...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 20.10.21

Vaccine recognition pacts signed with 11 countries

The Union health ministry said on Wednesday that India has signed agreements for mutual recognition of nationally or WHO recognised Covid-19 vaccines with 11 countries including the UK, France and Ger...
By Our Bureau, PTI

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.10.21

State: stir may derail jab drive

The termination of a contract worker by the Jharkhand unit of National Health Mission (NHM) has triggered a widespread agitation that may soon impact the ongoing immunisation drive against Covid-19 in...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

News  /  Published 20.10.21

Many Covid vaccine recipients cancel appointments due to rain

Several private hospitals in Kolkata saw a high number of cancellations of Covid vaccine bookings on Monday and Tuesday because of rain, officials of the hospitals said. Hundreds of people, many of w...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 18.10.21

Steep jab goal after lull

The state health department has directed all 23 districts to increase Covid-19 vaccination to the maximum possible extent from Monday, with a daily target of 10 lakh jabs, to try and complete vaccinat...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.10.21

Jamshedpur: Two killed in road mishap

Two persons travelling to a health centre on a motorcycle to get vaccinated died in a head-on collision with a tractor in Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharswan district on Sunday, police said. The accid...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 10.10.21

I paid! Why’s PM Modi on my jab paper?

A senior citizen has filed a writ petition before Kerala High Court seeking the removal of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's photograph from his Covid-19 vaccination certificate. Peter Myaliparambil...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.10.21

Ranchi: vaccine camps during Puja

Ranchi district health department is keen on conducting special Covid vaccination camps in crowded places, especially malls, during the coming Durga Puja and Dussehra festivities. The department has ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

News  /  Published 07.10.21

Kolkata hospitals worry over Covid vaccine surfeit

Most private hospitals in Kolkata are saddled with thousands of Covid vaccine doses as the number of recipients at their clinics has dropped appreciably compared with two months ago. As a result, man...
By Sanjay Mandal in Kolkata


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