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92 countries post request for Made-in-India vaccines

92 countries post request for Made-in-India vaccines

🕔16:14, 21.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21  Ninety-two countries have approached India for Covid-19 vaccines, bolstering New Delhis credentials as the vaccine hub of the world. Highly placed sources said that scores of countries are approaching India, as the word spreads that Indian

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Indian Covid vaccine arrives in Nepal

Indian Covid vaccine arrives in Nepal

🕔14:44, 21.Jan 2021

Kathmandu, Jan 21  The Covid-19 vaccines that India has granted to Nepal arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday. Indian Ambassador to Nepal handed over the vaccines to Health Minister Hridesh Tripathi at a function held at the Kathmandu airport. The consignment

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Hospitals in Texas to get Covid-19 vaccines: Officials

Hospitals in Texas to get Covid-19 vaccines: Officials

🕔17:16, 21.Dec 2020

Houston, Dec 21  Some 620,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines are expected to arrive in hospitals across the US state of Texas on Monday, including those in rural areas. On Sunday, state heath officials said athat the second shipment of vaccines

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UNICEF working with over 350 partners to deliver Covid-19 vaccines

UNICEF working with over 350 partners to deliver Covid-19 vaccines

🕔07:06, 24.Nov 2020

United Nations, Nov 24  The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is working with more than 350 partners, including major airlines, shipping lines and logistics associations from around the world, to deliver Covid-19 vaccines to over 92 countries, as soon as doses

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Apollo Hospitals ready to administer 1 mn Covid vaccines daily

Apollo Hospitals ready to administer 1 mn Covid vaccines daily

🕔07:04, 16.Oct 2020

Hyderabad, Oct 16  Leading private hospital group Apollo Hospitals on Thursday that it is prepared to administer one million Covid-19 vaccines per day whenever the vaccine is rolled out. The group said it will leverage its robust pan-India network of

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Vaccines developed abroad will be checked for safety: Harsh Vardhan

Vaccines developed abroad will be checked for safety: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:00, 5.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 5  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said that Covid-19 vaccines developed outside India will have to undergo bridging studies to prove their safety and immunogenicity in the Indian population. “We are open to assessing the

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Finland joins EU procurement programme for COVID-19 vaccines

Finland joins EU procurement programme for COVID-19 vaccines

🕔07:35, 22.Aug 2020

Helsinki, Aug 22  Finland has decided to take part in the joint European Union (EU) agreement to purchase coronavirus vaccines and informed the European Commission of its decision on Friday, the Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health said in

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Wockhardt wins UK govt deal on Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing

Wockhardt wins UK govt deal on Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing

🕔07:27, 4.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 4  Mumbai-headquartered pharmaceutical company Wockhardt on Monday announced that it has entered into an agreement with the UK government to fill-finish millions of doses of Covid-19 vaccines. As per the terms of the agreement, the company has reserved

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COVID-19 vaccines must be recognised as public goods: WHO

COVID-19 vaccines must be recognised as public goods: WHO

🕔07:11, 23.May 2020

Geneva, May 23  The World Health Organization (WHO) has reiterated that COVID-19 vaccines must be recognised as public goods for the whole world, and that all countries must contribute. “We can’t prevent pathogens, germs from crossing our borders. And that’s

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