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AA Edit | CoWIN data leak breach of trust, must be probed

The leak, if found to be true after a probe, is a big cybercrime, a violation of the right to privacy

14 Jun 2023 12:10 AM

AA Edit | China endangering world again

India’s vaccines, once derided and which went on to save lives, are now readily available, but people are reluctant to take booster doses.

29 Dec 2022 1:45 AM

WHO suspends Covaxin supply to UN agencies

The suspension is in response to the outcomes of its post Emergency Use Authorisation inspection held between March 14-22, WHO said

03 Apr 2022 1:07 PM

Phase 3 trial of Covovax approved

The Drugs Controller General Of India has already approved Covovax for restricted use in emergency situations in adults

07 Mar 2022 8:38 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


SII seeks approval for Covishield vaccine as booster dose amid Omicron concerns

The Serum Institute of India is the first Indian company to seek approval for the COVID-19 booster dose

02 Dec 2021 10:23 AM

Very large number of Indians may be protected from Omicron: Virologist Shahid Jameel

Jameel said more data is awaited but vaccine effectiveness against the variant may dip by a few points

30 Nov 2021 12:49 PM

EU to propose 9-month limit on covid vaccine validity for travel

Some of the current thresholds for including countries on the list from which non-essential travel is allowed would be tweaked

25 Nov 2021 3:19 PM

COVID-19 vaccine gets weak antibody response in people on immunosuppressants

The findings of the study were published in the journal 'Med'

22 Nov 2021 4:39 PM

Australia adds Covaxin to list of 'recognised' COVID-19 vaccines

COVID-19 vaccines are approved for use in Australia by the Therapeutic Goods Administration after an assessment and approval process

01 Nov 2021 1:29 PM


Mix-and-match vaccines highly effective against COVID-19: Lancet study

Past studies have demonstrated that mix-and-match vaccine schedules generate a robust immune response

18 Oct 2021 12:46 PM

Cadila Healthcare gets DCGI nod to conduct phase 3 trials for two-dose COVID vaccine

The company has got the permission for conduct of phase III trials for two-dose Covid vaccine, Cadila Healthcare said in a regulatory filing

05 Oct 2021 5:22 PM

Over 84.50 cr Covid vaccine doses provided to states, UTs: Centre

Over 4.74 crore balance and unutilised vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs for inoculation

27 Sep 2021 3:23 PM

Sputnik Light Covid vaccine gets permission for Phase 3 trials in India

Earlier in the month of April, the two-dose version of the vaccine, Sputnik V, was approved for 'emergency use' by the DGCI

15 Sep 2021 5:08 PM

US, India in talks over timeline for restarting COVID-19 vaccine exports

The administration official said Washington was staying in close touch with India about the vaccine partnership

14 Sep 2021 3:02 PM


Japan overtakes US on vaccination after starting months later

Japan has administered a total of 145.8 million shots, and over 51% of its population is fully vaccinated

14 Sep 2021 11:48 AM

Wealthy nations will have 1.2 billion vaccine doses they don’t need

The U.S., Britain, European nations and others could satisfy their own needs and still have large quantities to redistribute globally

05 Sep 2021 1:35 PM

Covid vaccines effective at reducing severe illness, hospitalisation: Lancet study

Researchers also found that the odds of experiencing long COVID were reduced to half for people who received two vaccines doses

02 Sep 2021 12:27 PM

SEC recommends Phase 1 clinical trials of Reliance's Covid vaccine candidate

Earlier, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Life Sciences had sought approval for the Phase I trial of its proposed two-dose vaccine

27 Aug 2021 2:13 PM

Maharashtra to relax COVIDd-19 curbs in 25 districts

Public health minister Rajesh Tope said government is in favour of allowing people taking both doses of vaccine travel in local trains

30 Jul 2021 10:02 AM