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90% reduction in Covid deaths after booster dose: Study

90% reduction in Covid deaths after booster dose: Study

🕔07:18, 31.Jan 2023

Hong Kong, Jan 31 (IANS) In people with multiple health conditions, a booster (third) dose of a Covid vaccine was associated with a 90 per cent reduction in death when compared to two doses, a new study has shown. “We found

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Over 37.67 mn people vaccinated for Covid-19 in Myanmar

Over 37.67 mn people vaccinated for Covid-19 in Myanmar

🕔11:47, 17.Jan 2023

Yangon, Jan 17 (IANS) Myanmar had vaccinated more than 37.67 million people for Covid-19, the ministry of health’s latest data showed. The figures comprised over 30.86 million people aged 18 and above and more than 6.8 million people aged under 18

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Covid vaccines manufactured by third parties, govt can’t be held liable for deaths: Centre to SC

Covid vaccines manufactured by third parties, govt can’t be held liable for deaths: Centre to SC

🕔07:00, 29.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The Centre has told the Supreme Court that the vaccines in use under the Covid vaccination programme are manufactured by third parties and they are recognised as safe and effective, and there is no material to

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Special drive to fill up backlog vacancies of SCs from Oct 2

Special drive to fill up backlog vacancies of SCs from Oct 2

🕔18:15, 29.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) All Public Sector Banks (PSBs) will begin a special campaign drive from October 2 this year for filling up of the backlog vacancies of Scheduled Castes. National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) Chairman Vijay Sampla informed

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UP crosses 38-cr mark in Covid vaccine doses

UP crosses 38-cr mark in Covid vaccine doses

🕔10:44, 14.Sep 2022

Lucknow, Sep 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has crossed the 38-crore mark of administering Covid-19 vaccine doses and has become the first state in India to have achieved this figure. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said, “Uttar Pradesh under the leadership

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Intranasal vaccine will be global game changer: Krishna Ella

Intranasal vaccine will be global game changer: Krishna Ella

🕔06:30, 7.Sep 2022

Hyderabad, Sep 7 (IANS) Bharat Biotech’s iNCOVACC, the world’s first intranasal vaccine for Covid-19 which received approval for emergency use in India on Tuesday, will be a global game changer in intranasal vaccines technology and delivery systems, the vaccine maker’s Chairman

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Canada approves 1st Covid booster for kids aged 5-11

Canada approves 1st Covid booster for kids aged 5-11

🕔14:01, 20.Aug 2022

Ottawa, Aug 20 (IANS) Canada’s drug regulator announced it has authorised Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty Covid-19 vaccine for use as a booster dose in children aged 5 to 11 years. Health Canada said this booster dose provides a great option to restore protection

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NHPC conducts special vaccination camp for Covid-19 booster dose and vaccine

NHPC conducts special vaccination camp for Covid-19 booster dose and vaccine

🕔18:50, 3.Aug 2022

Faribabad, Aug 03: NHPC organized a free Covid vaccination camp (covaxin & covishield) for 15 years and above (1st and 2nd dosage) and booster dose for adults on 3rd August 2022 at NHPC Corporate Office, Faridabad. During the vaccination camp a total of

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Research underway to find vax against monkeypox: Adar Poonawalla

Research underway to find vax against monkeypox: Adar Poonawalla

🕔07:20, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla on Tuesday said that research is underway to find a vaccine against monkeypox. Poonawalla has reportedly briefed the Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on the issue in a meeting

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Ministries to share ATR on implementation of Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav

Ministries to share ATR on implementation of Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav

🕔16:30, 29.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Centre has sought an Action Taken Report (ATR) from the ministries and government departments regarding the vaccination camps organised and scheduled under the ongoing the Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav. The report should include the number

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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 202.17Cr

India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 202.17Cr

🕔17:41, 25.Jul 2022

Over 3.85Cr 1st dose vaccines administered for age group 12-14 years India’s Active caseload currently stands at1,50,877 16,866 new cases reported in the last 24 hours Recovery Rate currently stands at 98.46% Weekly Positivity Rate is presently at 4.49% New

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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 200.33 Cr

India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 200.33 Cr

🕔14:06, 19.Jul 2022

Over 3.80 Cr 1st dose vaccines administered for age group 12-14 years India’s Active caseload currently stands at 1,43,654 15,528 new cases reported in the last 24 hours Recovery Rate currently stands at 98.47% Weekly Positivity Rate is presently at

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India’s vaccination drive unparalleled in scale and speed: PM Modi

India’s vaccination drive unparalleled in scale and speed: PM Modi

🕔21:47, 17.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed India’s vaccination drive as ‘unparalleled in scale and speed’. India crossed the 200 crore mark in Covid-19 vaccination on Sunday. Congratulating the nation on the occasion, the prime minister said that

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India achieves historic milestone of 200 cr Covid vaccination mark

India achieves historic milestone of 200 cr Covid vaccination mark

🕔21:42, 17.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) India on Sunday reached the historic milestone of 200 crore mark in Covid-19 vaccination. The milestone has been achieved after 18 months when the nation began the mass vaccination on January 16, 2021. According to the

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Mandaviya launches ‘Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav’

Mandaviya launches ‘Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav’

🕔16:39, 15.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday launched the ‘Covid Vaccination Amrit Mahotsav’ at the Nirman Bhawan Covid vaccination camp. As part of the celebration for Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, this special Covid vaccination drive aims

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Centre to provide free Covid booster dose for 75 days

Centre to provide free Covid booster dose for 75 days

🕔17:52, 13.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The Centre will provide free booster doses of Covid vaccines for the 18-59 age group at government vaccination centres under a 75-day special drive from July 15, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya announced on Wednesday. The

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Reduce gap between second and Covid booster dose, recommends NTAGI

Reduce gap between second and Covid booster dose, recommends NTAGI

🕔06:59, 17.Jun 2022

The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation on Thursday (NTAGI) recommended reducing the gap between second Covid vaccine and the booster dose. New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation on Thursday (NTAGI) recommended reducing the gap

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UP inches closer to milestone of 33 crore vax doses

UP inches closer to milestone of 33 crore vax doses

🕔17:26, 5.Jun 2022

Uttar Pradesh will soon cross the milestone of administering 33 crore total vaccine doses. Lucknow, June 5 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh will soon cross the milestone of administering 33 crore total vaccine doses. This will be another milestone as Uttar Pradesh continues

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‘Har Ghar Dastak 2.0’ campaign begins to expedite vaccination coverage

‘Har Ghar Dastak 2.0’ campaign begins to expedite vaccination coverage

🕔18:45, 1.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) ‘Har Ghar Dastak campaign 2.0’ to accelerate the pace and coverage of Covid vaccination across states and UTs began on Wednesday. The states and UTs have been advised to give an intensive push towards full Covid

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Corbevax price slashed to Rs 250 per dose

Corbevax price slashed to Rs 250 per dose

🕔19:30, 16.May 2022

Vaccine maker Biological E. Ltd (BE) on Monday announced that it has reduced the price of its Covid-19 vaccine corbevax, from Rs 840 to Rs 250 a dose inclusive of GST, for private Covid-19 vaccination centres. Hyderabad, May 16 (IANS) Vaccine

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