India  /  Published 08.01.21

Harsh: Vaccination for entire population shortly

Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday said soon it would be a reality to vaccinate the entire population in the country against Covid-19 after prioritising risk groups. ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.01.21

Vaccine: dry run in 24 districts

Jharkhand is set to conduct its second round of dry run of Covid-19 vaccination protocols on Friday with state health minister Banna Gupta assuring Union health minister Harsh Vardhan that infrastruct...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 07.01.21

Be ready for vaccine, states told

The Union health ministry has informed states and union territories that they are likely to receive the first supply of Covid-19 vaccine shortly and asked them to remain prepared to accept these consi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.21

Official: Bengal can store 6 crore vaccines

The Bengal health department on Wednesday said the state had the capacity to store around six crore Covid-19 vaccine ampules at 941 cold-chain points across the state and six lakh health care provider...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.21

New hope: India ready for Covid vaccines

Sir — It is heartening to note that India is ready to use two coronavirus vaccines for emergency cases. The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, Covishield, made in this country by the Serum Institute of...
By The Telegraph


Opinion  /  Published 06.01.21

Unclear shot: India vaccine roll out

Rolling out vaccines in the time of a raging pandemic in a nation as populous as India was bound to be accompanied by attendant challenges. But the lack of transparency and public anxiety regarding th...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.01.21

Ranchi: 180 hubs for Covid shots

Ranchi was among the six districts where dry runs for the vaccine administration were held on Saturday. Sources said over 5,000 health workers have been identified in the district to receive the vacci...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 05.01.21

Vaccine: Jan 13 rollout likely

The Covid-19 vaccines cleared by the DCGI on January 3 will be prepared for rollout within 10 days from the date of emergency use authorisation, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday. However, it n...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.01.21

Vaccine: SII-Bharat Biotech joint pledge

After their ugly public spat, Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech on Tuesday buried the hatchet and issued a joint statement saying they will work together to develop, manufacture and supply t...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Hyderabad, Pune

World  /  Published 05.01.21

Johnson: UK at crucial stage in Covid war

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday imposed a new stay-at-home lockdown until at least mid-February, as the country is set to put up yet another fight against the coronavirus pandemic, which has...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in London


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