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The Union government had last week announced that everyone above the age of 45 will be eligible for a coronavirus vaccine from April 1.(HT Photo)

Pvt schools fund vaccine shots for staffers

PUBLISHED ON MAR 31, 2021 03:32 AM IST
The centre has announced that everyone above the age of 45 will be eligible for a vaccine from April 1.
Experts say that one develops immunity against the virus 14 days after the second shot of the vaccine which is taken after a minimum of 28 days of the first shot. (ANI PHOTO) (Image used for representation).
Experts say that one develops immunity against the virus 14 days after the second shot of the vaccine which is taken after a minimum of 28 days of the first shot. (ANI PHOTO) (Image used for representation).

Barely 22 days after taking first jab of vaccine, medico dies of Covid-19

PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 12:01 AM IST
  • Shubhendu Shubham, 23, a 2016-batch student of Patna’s Nalanda Medical College Hospital (NMCH), had taken the first shot of Covaxin in the first week of February, but tested positive for the viral infection later last month before he could take the second shot
FILE PHOTO: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (Kim Min-hee/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo)
FILE PHOTO: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (Kim Min-hee/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo)

China announces 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine for Nepal

UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2021 12:49 AM IST
  • Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi announced the donation during a telephone conversation with his Nepalese counterpart Pradeep Gyawali on Friday.
The face-covering featured cartoon images of some of the heroes including the insanely popular fictional character -- the Hulk and Captain America.(Instagram/@samuelljackson)
The face-covering featured cartoon images of some of the heroes including the insanely popular fictional character -- the Hulk and Captain America.(Instagram/@samuelljackson)

Samuel L Jackson dons 'Avengers' mask while getting Covid-19 vaccine shot

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 06:17 PM IST
Samuel took to Instagram and posted a photo of himself wearing the mask along with a caption that read, "At The Forum getting that 1st jab!!"
The HAS said that while there is no agreement between different countries about the optimal timelag between the two shots.(Reuters | Representational image)
The HAS said that while there is no agreement between different countries about the optimal timelag between the two shots.(Reuters | Representational image)

French health body HAS recommends six weeks gap between Covid-19 vaccine shots

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 06:13 PM IST
The Haute Autorite de Sante (HAS) said spacing out the two required vaccinations of the Pfizer/BioNtech and Moderna vaccines would allow the treatment of at least 700,000 more people in the first month.
Dr Madhura Patil gets the first vaccine shot in the presence of CM Uddhav Thackeray at BKC on Saturday.(HT Photo )
Dr Madhura Patil gets the first vaccine shot in the presence of CM Uddhav Thackeray at BKC on Saturday.(HT Photo )

26-year-old first to be vaccinated at BKC centre in Maharashtra CM’s presence

UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2021 01:33 PM IST
  • A dietitian working with the Asian Heart Hospital in BKC, Dr Patil has been working with Covid-19 patients at the BKC centre for the past six months.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), the state sovereign wealth fund backing the vaccine’s development, signed its first export deal with Kazakhstan in August.(REUTERS)
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), the state sovereign wealth fund backing the vaccine’s development, signed its first export deal with Kazakhstan in August.(REUTERS)

Russia’s RDIF to sell 32 million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Mexico firm: Reports

Moscow | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 09, 2020 02:49 PM IST
Russia registered its first vaccine candidate, developed by Moscow’s Gamaleya Institute, in August. Late-stage trials of Sputnik-V, due to involve 40,000 participants, were launched on August 26.
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