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PUBLISHED ON APR 07, 2021 08:29 PM IST
- TV actor Jayati Bhatia revealed that her mother's scheduled appointment for Covid 19 vaccination has been cancelled. She added that she does not why it was cancelled.
PUBLISHED ON APR 04, 2021 10:25 AM IST
- The second wave of the coronavirus has affected several Bollywood actors, including Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar, and others. Here's a rundown of how Covid-19 infiltrated the film industry.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2021 07:08 AM IST
- Paresh Rawal has urged everyone, who came in contact with him, to get tested. The actor has tested positive for Covid-19 just two weeks after getting the first dose of the vaccine.
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PUBLISHED ON MAR 16, 2021 02:13 PM IST
The Union health minister said that "experts at the highest level" and a "committee of the government" are keeping a check on vaccine requirement in the country.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 06:30 PM IST
Those who have recovered from Covid-19 respond faster to the Covishield vaccine and reach high antibody levels, says a study, leading to hopes that they may not need a second dose and therefore help widen India’s corona immunisation cover.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 12:00 PM IST
The royal family is speaking out as health officials have voiced concerns over lower take-up among ethnic minority communities.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2021 09:46 AM IST
The study of about 1.2 million people also showed a single shot was 57% effective in protecting against symptomatic infections after two weeks.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 06:12 PM IST
Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE are starting trials for their vaccine in 4,000 women in the latter stages of pregnancy. They will run a mid-stage study for 350 volunteers between 27 and 34 weeks gestation to confirm safety before moving into advanced trials for women between 24 and 34 weeks pregnant.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 11:49 AM IST
The government last week announced a pact with CureVac NV to tackle variants, pairing artificial intelligence to predict future mutations with messenger RNA technology that can rapidly generate new vaccines.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 02:14 PM IST
The World Bank money will be in the form of grants or on “highly concessional terms.”
PUBLISHED ON JAN 29, 2021 05:03 PM IST
Karnataka had vaccinated 2,84,385 health warriors till Thursday, with 18,230 inoculations in a single day on Thursday.
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2021 11:54 AM IST
Indian health officials say they generally ask for so-called bridging trials to determine if a vaccine is safe and generates an immune response in its citizens.
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2021 10:07 PM IST
- Chinese firm Sinovac Biotech told Bangladesh in September last year that it didn't have money to pay for the vaccine trials and its request for funding to CEPI had been declined.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 12:09 PM IST
Scientists are reporting troubling signs that some recent mutations of the virus that causes Covid-19 may modestly curb the effectiveness of two current vaccines, although they stress that the shots still protect against the disease.
By Hemendra Chaturvedi | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2021 09:50 AM IST
- New documents and data on Sputnik V, including a clinical report on the vaccine’s use among the 60-plus age group, says it showed an efficacy of around 91.8% in people over 60.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2021 11:05 AM IST
District officials said a feature has also been added to the Co-WIN app to allow the list of beneficiaries uploaded on the mobile application to be changed.
By hindustantimes.com, HT Correspondent | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2021 09:53 AM IST
India has been witnessing a fall in the daily as well as weekly fall in the number of Covid-19 cases.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 03:14 AM IST
Dr Sudhir Bhandari, who is a member of the state advisory board for Covid-19, said, “I am happy that I am among the first few persons selected to get vaccinated. It is a proud moment that our country has developed a vaccine to deal with the pandemic. There is no cause for fear.”
By Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 02:05 AM IST
“We would like to bring to your notice that the residents are a bit apprehensive about the lack of complete trial in case of Covaxin and might not participate in huge numbers thus defeating the purpose of vaccination.” representative of the resident doctors’ association at the hospital said.
By Joydeep Thakur | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
PUBLISHED ON JAN 16, 2021 03:16 PM IST
- The app was not opening. We had to log in and log out several times. It was also too slow, said an official.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 14, 2021 06:26 PM IST
- The general population is expected to get the dose after it, which means the wait for them ranges between three and six months.
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2021 03:38 PM IST
Decades of research show that depression, stress, loneliness, and poor health behaviors can weaken the body's immune system and lower the effectiveness of certain vaccines.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 10:46 AM IST
Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said four airlines will operate nine flights to transport 56.5 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine from Pune to 13 cities across the country on Tuesday.
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2021 11:08 PM IST
The company has submitted the mid-stage trial safety data to India's drug regulator for review and approval to continue late-stage trial. Last September Dr. Reddy’s and the Russian Direct Investment Fund entered into a partnership covering clinical trials of the vaccine and its distribution in India
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2021 04:36 PM IST
IMA has prioritised the task of countering vaccine myths and misinformation circulating on social media. It stated in a press release that vaccinating doctors will vouch for the safety and quality of the vaccines, and offer support as the country gears up for their emergency usage.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 03:56 PM IST
Poor people who do not have any resources should be given the COVID-19 vaccine first so that they can continue on with their lives, demanded the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Sunday.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 09, 2021 11:47 AM IST
New research suggests Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine can protect against a mutation found in the two more-contagious variants of the coronavirus that have erupted in Britain and South Africa.
By Rhythma Kaul, Anisha Dutta, Steffy Thevar
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2021 09:30 AM IST
Government officials remained tight-lipped about the schedule for the jabs, but frenetic behind-the-scenes activity, especially at airports, underlined last-minute efforts to put in place foolproof vaccine distribution strategy.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2021 09:44 AM IST
The Centre will dispatch the vaccines to states and UTs shortly, Dr Harsh Vardhan said on Friday. PM Modi will discuss vaccine roll out with CMs on Monday through video-conferencing.
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UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2020 02:42 PM IST
Supporters say they are a good way to cut short the often lengthy process of testing potential vaccines on tens of thousands of volunteers while critics have branded it unethical