UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2021 07:56 PM IST
The vaccination certificates in Japan will be official records issued by municipalities. It will show information about an administered vaccine, the vaccination date and location and personal information such as name of the traveller and passport number.
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2021 12:43 PM IST
- Aside from boosting California's vaccination rate as it lifts most pandemic restrictions, the latest promotion of six 'dream vacation' aims to jump-start the tourism industry after more than a year in virtual hibernation because of stay-at-home orders and travel curbs.
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2021 09:50 AM IST
Despite only one Covid-19 fatality in the last 13 months and growing protection from inoculations, China maintains aggressive rhetoric when talking about the risks the coronavirus still poses and seems to be in no hurry to reopen borders for foreign arrivals
PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2021 11:02 AM IST
From Japan opening large-scale vaccination centers in Tokyo and Osaka while extending Covid-19 emergency to Taiwan’s capital 'Taipei' banning all on-site dining and drinking and Malaysia imposing new restrictions to curb coronavirus, catch all the travel updates here
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2021 01:06 PM IST
While Taiwan, Malaysia and India tighten travel curbs amid Covid-19, Germany and Bali are hopeful of a 'good summer' as they plan to reopen to foreign travellers after the ongoing coronavirus vaccination drives
By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2021 01:21 PM IST
- In this week's The Taste, Vir Sanghvi writes, "Such is the despondency over our politicians that many people are now actively considering emigrating to other countries"
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2021 07:53 PM IST
Battered by the Covid-19 pandemic, Europe's travel industry is counting on British holidaymakers to lead a tourism rebound this summer. After one of the world's fastest vaccination programmes, Britons could be permitted to travel from late May.
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2021 03:58 PM IST
The EU's proposed Covid travel certificate would contain information on vaccination, tests or recovery and would be valid until the World Health Organisation declares the coronavirus pandemic over
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2021 10:45 AM IST
- Italy limits travel between regions and visits to relatives over the Easter weekend through Monday, to limit the chances of Covid-19 infection spread and closed nonessential shops while restaurants and bars were only open for take-out.
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2021 10:17 AM IST
According to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, digital vaccination passports likely available before summer to allow people to travel in Europe despite the coronavirus pandemic
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2021 05:16 PM IST
- For restarting international travel as global vaccine rollouts get underway, Air New Zealand to trial digital Covid 'vaccination passport'
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 10:19 AM IST
On Thursday, a day before all 11 districts were to undergo the dry run, the respective nodal officers notified the health care centres where the mock drill would be held on Friday.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Ashish Mishra and Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 05:37 AM IST
All the centres completed the process of registration, beneficiary verification on CoWIN app, health check, information about the vaccine being administered, the process of vaccination and the observation after receiving the shot within 2 hours.
Hindustan Times, Toronto | By Anirudh Bhattacharyya
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2020 06:44 PM IST
Canada reported 501,189 confirmed cases by Saturday evening, with the total number of fatalities from the deadly respiratory disease rising to 14,154
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 07:34 AM IST
Delhi has already collected information on health care workers through the hospitals and clinics they work in. The category of health care workers includes doctors, AYUSH practitioners, dentists, nurses, paramedical staff, non-medical staff in health care facilities, as well as security personnel in such facilities.
Berlin | By Associated Press| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2020 04:12 PM IST
Almost 1 million people in Germany live in nursing and care homes. The country is seeking to buy 100 million doses of a vaccine being developed by German pharmaceutical company BioNTech and US partner Pfizer.
By Mehul R Thakkar
PUBLISHED ON NOV 07, 2020 05:23 PM IST
BMC officials said the vaccine distribution strategy will be amended based on the guidelines received from the central and state governments.
Hyderabad | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2019 08:41 AM IST
Several children were given vaccination at the PHC in Nampalli on Wednesday and some of them were brought to the hospital with complaints of fever, an official release said but did not give details of the vaccine or the age group of the children.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2019 03:38 PM IST
Under a central government initiative short videos featuring actor Amitabh Bachchan and several gifs will be deployed urging parents to vaccinate their wards against measles and rubella (MR).
Hindustan Times, Imphal | By Sanchita Sharma
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2018 08:30 AM IST
Fake news alerts spread rumours that MR vaccine is a Modi govt and RSS conspiracy to stop the population growth of Muslims.
Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 10:59 AM IST
Dr Anant Bhan, researcher in bioethics, global health and policy, adjunct professor at Yenepoya (deemed to be University), Mangaluru, speaks about what affects drives
Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 11:00 AM IST
According to data maintained by an NGO, 27% kids in M-East ward are unvaccinated.
Asian News International | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2018 12:31 PM IST
A new study shows that whooping cough cases are happening much more frequently than previously known, reinforcing the importance of up-to-date vaccinations to protect against illness and the spread of disease.
Asian News International, Washington D.C. | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 09, 2018 03:44 PM IST
According to a study conducted by the University of Waterloo, a history of drug scandals, medical training practices, and a lack of political priority placed on disease prevention that started in the 1960s could be responsible for the immunisation apathy, also known as vaccine hesitancy, we’re seeing today.
Hindustan Times, Daltonganj | By Vishal Sharma
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2018 06:44 PM IST
Four other infants took seriously ill after being administered the vaccine are now under treatment.