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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

Anita Katyal | UP rumblings: Yogi’s men bank on Modi to allay 2022 ticket fears

The BJP MLAs are hoping Yogi’s meetings with the Prime Minister and home minister Amit Shah will yield positive results

13 Jun 2021 7:33 AM

Unplanned vaccination can promote mutant strains: Health experts to PM Modi

Vaccinating the vulnerable and those at risk, instead of mass population-wide inoculation including children, should be the aim at present

11 Jun 2021 1:45 PM

Jharkhand tops in vaccine wastage; Kerala, West Bengal report negative wastage

While Kerala reported -6.37 per cent vaccine wastage, West Bengal recorded -5.48 per cent

10 Jun 2021 2:39 PM

India's cumulative vaccination coverage crosses 24-crore mark

The ministry informed that India's daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 28th consecutive day

10 Jun 2021 12:17 PM


J&K hamlet first village to achieve 100% COVID vaccination of its adult population

The credit goes to the healthcare workers whose strenuous efforts shot Weyan hamlet, with an adult population of 362, to national fame

08 Jun 2021 12:41 PM

People above 45 yrs will be given vaccines at polling booths: Delhi CM Kejriwal

The BLOs will visit households in 72 wards from Tuesday to identify and send eligible persons for vaccination at the polling booths

07 Jun 2021 1:34 PM

Rahul Gandhi mocks Modi government for 'fighting for blue ticks' instead of vaccines

In the last few weeks several Congress leaders have attacked the Central government over 'mismanagement' of Covid vaccines

06 Jun 2021 11:47 PM

Govt says will have enough vaccine doses by Aug to vaccinate up to a crore per day

The govt said ramping up of testing as well as containment at the district level 'has worked' in bringing down the cases

04 Jun 2021 5:16 PM

PM Modi hails Indian scientists for developing vaccine against COVID-19

PM Modi reiterated his call for an

04 Jun 2021 1:12 PM


After Pfizer, Serum Institute seeks indemnity over COVID-19 vaccine: Sources

NITI Aayog Member Dr VK Paul had said that the government is still examining the American pharma company's request for indemnity

03 Jun 2021 11:25 AM

Centre signs deal with Biological-E for 300 million COVID vaccine doses

The vaccine, which is currently undergoing phase-3 clinical trials, is likely to be available in the next few months

03 Jun 2021 10:10 AM

Naveen Patnaik writes to CMs seeking consensus on centralised procurement of vaccine

The CM also stressed execution of vaccination has to be decentralised and states allowed the flexibility to determine their own mechanisms

03 Jun 2021 7:32 AM

Policy makers must have 'ears on ground', SC tells Centre on vaccination policy

You must smell the coffee and see what is happening across the country, the Supreme Court said

31 May 2021 2:07 PM

Pvt hospitals, star hotels flouting guidelines by offering vaccine package: Centre

The Centre said this in a letter written to states/ Union Territories (UTs)

30 May 2021 11:14 AM