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COVID vaccination

India administers record 2 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses today

As per the COWIN portal till 5:19 pm, 2,02,74,365 vaccine doses so far today

17 Sep 2021 6:58 PM

PM Modi gets a three-week birthday bash as popularity dips

The grand events come as Modi’s popularity has dipped to 24% from 66% a year ago, the lowest point since he came to power seven years ago

17 Sep 2021 11:28 AM

US approaching Delta wave peak but virus expected to become endemic

Countries in western Europe have also seen similar downturns in their Delta surges

15 Sep 2021 10:32 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why some still say no to jabs, forcing all into an unsafe place

I am one of the 80 per cent of people in Britain who have had at least one anti-Covid vaccination

04 Sep 2021 2:55 AM

India vaccinates 1 crore in one day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed the milestone as a 'momentous feat' for the nation of 1.3 billion people

28 Aug 2021 11:28 AM


India risks six lakh cases daily without more Covid-19 vaccines: Study

Daily infections could reduce to 200,000 if the government executes its 10-million-a-day vaccination plan, the report stated

24 Aug 2021 11:56 AM

Taiwan rolls out first domestic shots to bypass vaccine woes

President Tsai Ing-wen was among the first on Monday to get the vaccine developed by Taipei-based Medigen Vaccine Biologics Corporation

23 Aug 2021 11:53 AM

ICMR study in Chennai shows vaccination reduces mortality due to Delta variant

The prevalence of the Delta variant or B.1.617.2 was not different between the vaccinated and un-vaccinated groups

19 Aug 2021 1:00 PM

US approves extra COVID vaccine for those with weak immune systems

FDA determined that transplant recipients and others with a similar level of compromised immunity can receive a third dose of the vaccine

13 Aug 2021 12:38 PM

AA Edit | Shot in arm for vaccine effort

Johnson & Johnson, the US-based company applied for EUA on Friday and was granted it the same day by the Drugs Controller General of India

09 Aug 2021 2:46 AM


Study suggests early COVID-19 symptoms differ among age groups

These differences are most notable between younger age groups compared to older age groups

01 Aug 2021 10:04 AM

Do I need to get tested for COVID-19 if I’m vaccinated?

People who are fully vaccinated should get tested three to five days after a potential exposure

30 Jul 2021 12:49 PM

Govt dismisses reports on missing target of vaccine administeration by July-end

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare issued a statement referring to recent media reports

27 Jul 2021 2:49 PM

Home vaccination for bed-ridden people to start in Mumbai from Aug 1: Maharashtra govt tells HC

People who are completely bed-ridden, immobile or suffering from some terminal illness shall be eligible for home vaccination

20 Jul 2021 2:44 PM

Here's why you should not skip the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine

As per a study by Stanford University School of Medicine, the second dose induces a powerful boost to broad antiviral protection

20 Jul 2021 9:00 AM


Pregnant women in India now eligible for Covid vaccination

Till now, all groups except pregnant women were eligible for Covid vaccination

02 Jul 2021 7:14 PM

India logs 45,951 new cases of Covid, 817 fresh fatalities

The death toll rose to 3,98,454 with 817 fresh fatalities

30 Jun 2021 10:39 AM

COVID-19: India's active caseload declines to 6,43,194, lowest in 82 days

As daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 41st consecutive day, the recovery rate improved to 96.56 per cent

23 Jun 2021 11:22 AM

Skin complications post vaccination reported in some people, say dermatologists

Skin reactions due to the mRNA vaccines for Covid manufactured by Pfizer and Moderna have also been reported in the US

22 Jun 2021 5:04 PM

Pfizer, AstraZeneca vaccines protect against Delta variant: Lancet study

Pfizer vaccine offered 92 per cent protection against the Alpha variant and 79 per cent against the Delta strain 2 weeks after the 2nd dose

15 Jun 2021 1:11 PM