January 19, 2021 2:31 pm
Every fortnight, the Centre convenes a meeting through video conferencing with vaccine manufacturers and other stakeholders to ensure the proper supply-chain management is in place.
January 22, 2021 2:29 pm
Covaxin, Covishield Covid-19 Vaccine: Bharat Biotech and Serum Institute rolled out their vaccines last Saturday. As of 5 pm Monday, 3.81 lakh people had been vaccinated, and there have been 580 adverse events.
January 18, 2021 12:15 am
The UAE, made of up seven emirates, is offering all residents and citizens free of charge a vaccine manufactured by Chinese state-backed pharmaceutical giant Sinopharm.
January 17, 2021 9:11 am
Soon after the heads of the Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech took veiled digs at each other publicly, the PMO intervened, directing the two vaccine manufacturers to issue a joint letter that they were coordinating in the fight against the pandemic.
January 16, 2021 3:23 pm
According to an industry expert, the company is liable to pay compensation to people in case of serious side effects as the vaccine is being administered while in the clinical trial mode.PTI
January 14, 2021 8:56 am
The official said the state was told that all 8 lakh will receive their first dose.
January 13, 2021 6:48 pm
The Hyderabad firm said it had successfully shipped the first batch of the vaccines to Ganavaram, Guwahati, Patna, Delhi, Kurukshetra, Bangalore, Pune, Bhubaneswar, Jaipur, Chennai, and Lucknow.
January 13, 2021 9:55 pm
Pune's Serum Institute of India and Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech received the Drug Controller General of India’s approval on January 3 for “restricted” use of their Covid-19 vaccines in an “emergency” situation.
January 13, 2021 12:40 am
Bharat Biotech has agreed to send 20,000 doses of its Covaxin vaccine.
January 10, 2021 2:05 pm
In an interview to the Indian Express, Bharat Biotech founder and CMD Dr Krishna Ella says, "we will continue our pursuit of identifying public health problems and work towards developing safe and affordable solutions."