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COVID vaccination

Health ministry yet to take decision on COVID shots for children aged 12-14 yrs

According to the experts, adolescents in the age group of 15-18 years are actively participating in the inoculation process

18 Jan 2022 1:47 PM

Records show Bihar doctor took 5 Covid vaccine shots, probe ordered

Singh claimed that someone else managed to get vaccine shots using her PAN card details, and called for a probe

18 Jan 2022 11:40 AM

Jabs for 15-18 teens begin today; India's COVID-19 cases jump 21 per cent

Supreme Court switch to virtual hearings for two weeks

03 Jan 2022 8:31 AM

Take measures to avoid mixing-up of vaccines: Health ministry on children vaccination

The vaccine option for those in the 15-18 age group would only be Covaxin

02 Jan 2022 4:40 PM

COVID vaccination for 15-18 age group to begin tomorrow

Those with the birth year of 2007 or before will be eligible for vaccination under this category

02 Jan 2022 11:57 AM


Government asks states to set up makeshift hospitals

Mansukh Mandaviya requested people to register eligible children in their families for vaccination for children that will start from Jan 3

02 Jan 2022 8:41 AM

'Precaution dose' vaccine: NTAGI to decide next week

Around 80 million eligible children can register on the CoWIN app for their first vaccine dose from Saturday

01 Jan 2022 8:32 AM

Govt decision on Covid vaccination for children 'unscientific': AIIMS epidemiologist

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that vaccination against COVID-19 for children in the 15 to 18 age group will start from January 3

26 Dec 2021 2:25 PM

Over 60 per cent eligible population fully vaccinated against COVID: Health Ministry

The Ministry said that the country administered 70,17,671 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours

23 Dec 2021 12:20 PM

UK researchers developing new COVID-19 vaccines

The research project will boost the UK's and the world's ability to rapidly develop new vaccines

20 Dec 2021 9:53 AM


Study finds a longer lasting COVID vaccine

The findings suggested that viral polymerase could potentially be added to vaccines to create a longer-lasting immune response

16 Dec 2021 12:02 PM

Second COVID-19 vaccine dose of 18 lakh people in West Bengal overdue: Report

The health department has decided to send field workers to visit the homes of such beneficiaries to find out the reason behind the delay

22 Nov 2021 1:37 PM

COVID-19 pills are no substitute for vaccines, disease experts say

Some disease experts fear the arrival of oral COVID-19 treatments may further impede vaccination campaigns

09 Nov 2021 10:38 AM

PM Modi urges officials to create awareness to remove COVID vaccine hesitancy

The Prime Minister asked the officials to take the help of local religious leaders to encourage beneficiaries

03 Nov 2021 2:13 PM

PM holds meeting with DMs of over 40 districts on low Covid vaccination coverage

Prime Minister Modi is holding the meeting immediately upon his return from abroad after attending the G20 and COP26 meetings

03 Nov 2021 1:03 PM


US gives final clearance to COVID-19 shots for kids 5 to 11

Food and Drug Administration already authorized the shots for kids ages 5 to 11 doses just a third of the amount given to teens and adults

03 Nov 2021 12:25 PM

Covid vaccinated people with prior infection may have more antibodies: Study

The antibody levels were also compared at one and three months following the second dose

02 Nov 2021 12:57 PM

PM Modi to review vaccine drive in 40 low-coverage districts

The meeting will include districts with less than 50 per cent coverage of the first dose and low coverage of the second dose

01 Nov 2021 7:30 AM

Covid can be transmitted by fully vaccinated people at home: Lancet study

All participants in the study had mild COVID-19 illness or were asymptomatic

29 Oct 2021 12:34 PM

India committed to supplying COVID-19 vaccines to other nations by year end

India had suspended exports of COVID-19 vaccines in April

25 Oct 2021 1:54 PM