Pfizer BioNTech To Produce COVID-19 Vaccines In South Africa

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr BioNTech and Pfizer said they would produce their jab in South Africa from 2022. (File) Frankfurt: Covid vaccine makers BioNTech and Pfizer said Wednesday they would produce their jab in South Africa from 2022, a first for the continent that could see much-needed immunisation drives pick up speed. Poor countries have fallen behind […]

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Sensex Slips 586 Points, Nifty Ends Below 15,800 Dragged By Banks, Metals

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Stock Market Highlights: Indian equity indices, Sensex and Nifty ended over a percent lower each Monday amid weak global cues as concerns over rising Delta variant of coronavirus dampened sentiment. Among broader indices, the midcap index closed lower, while the smallcap index ended flat. On the sectoral front, barring Nifty Realty and Nifty […]

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Sensex Falls 271 Points, Nifty Ends Below 15,800 Dragged By Metals, Banks; Midcaps Underperform

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Market At Close | Here are the highlights from today’s trading session – Market Closes Lower Ahead Of FOMC Outcome; Midcaps Underperform – Sensex Falls 267 Points To 52,506 & Nifty 102 Points To 15,768 – Nifty Bank Slips 244 Points To 35,004 & Midcap Index 256 Points To 27,109 – 39 Of […]

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First death confirmed due to anaphylaxis following COVID-19 vaccination

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Central government says gains outweigh risks, advocates vaccines for all. A government panel studying COVID-19 vaccine side effects has confirmed the first death, due to anaphylaxis, following COVID-19 vaccination here on Tuesday. According to a report submitted by the national Adverse Events Following Immunisation (AEFI) Committee, a 68-year-old man died due to anaphylaxis […]

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Ajay Devgn’s NY Foundation conducts a mass-vaccination camp in Mumbai : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Corona spared no one globally. Be it young or old, economically well-settled or backward, every country in the world bore the brunt of COVID-19 cases in the last one and a half years. While the crisis is far from over, continued efforts by certain individuals and institutions have helped. Closer home, the Indian […]

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Adopt transparent policy in allocating vaccines, Congress tells government

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Spell out road map of meeting its own deadline of fully vaccinating 100 crore citizens by Dec., it says A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the reversion to centralised procurement of COVID-19 vaccines from June 21, the Congress on Tuesday asked the government to adopt a transparent policy in allocating vaccines […]

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Supreme Court seeks data on Centre’s COVID-19 vaccination drive

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr COVID-19 vaccination policy for 18-44 age group ‘prima facie arbitrary and irrational’, the Court says. The Supreme Court has called the Union government’s paid COVID-19 vaccination policy for citizens 18-44 years of age as “prima facie arbitrary and irrational”. Also read: SC wants national plan on COVID-19 situation, including on oxygen supply In […]

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Get jabbed at this fishing hamlet and win anything from gold coins to bikes

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr A good number of young Indians are ready to register, wait, pay and get the Covid-19 vaccine, but vaccination slots are not so easy to get. Cut to a different world and its not just vaccines that are free, if lucky, you could end up winning anything from gold coins, bikes, washing machines, […]

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Centre says 21.89 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses provided to states, UTs so far

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr Over 21.89 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to states and union territories so far, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday. The number of vaccine doses that are still available with the states and UTs to be administered stands at 1,77,67,850 crore. As per the ministry, the Centre has […]

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148 athletes, mostly Olympic-bound, across sports get COVID vaccine first dose, 17 fully vaccinated

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinRedditTumblr The total number of athletes (including para-athletes), who have got at least their first dose till May 20, is 163. As many as 148 athletes across all sports, including those who have qualified for the upcoming Tokyo Games, have already received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccination, according to the Indian Olympic Association […]

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