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Coronavirus vaccine

Coronavirus vaccine. There are some 100 research groups across the world racing to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus. These Covid-19 vaccine projects are in various stages of development, from research to clinical trials.


Coronavirus India Live Updates: India records 16,838 cases,113 deaths in last 24 hours

March 05, 2021 11:02 am

Coronavirus India Live News Updates: The number of people who have recuperated from the disease has gone up to 1,08,39,894, which translates to a national COVID-19 recovery rate of 97.01 per cent, while the case fatality rate stands at 1.41 per cent.

Ahmedabad: Uptick in takers for vaccine in AMC limit

March 05, 2021 3:57 am

After the first day hiccup when fewer than a 1,000 beneficiaries were given the first shot vaccine, the drive has now picked up in the city.

‘Informal system’ run by some private hospitals, no timely schedule: NHA CEO

March 05, 2021 8:20 am

RS Sharma. Terming it a “worrying” trend, he said the government is gearing up to take action against those who do not “rectify” this.

Bhangra swag

March 05, 2021 9:05 am

People around the world are finding hope and relief in the uniquely Punjabi expression of celebration

22,975 take shots, 50 vaccine centres in Mumbai from today

March 05, 2021 12:32 am

In Mumbai, the process of vaccination became less time-consuming, with people getting a shot in less than two hours as opposed to three to four hours in the first couple of days.

Pune: 64 per cent cops from 3 jurisdictions receive first dose of Covid vaccine

March 04, 2021 9:07 pm

The vaccination of police personnel in Pune district started in the second week of February as part of the initial vaccination drive for frontline workers.

Explain tight control over vaccinations, Delhi High Court tells Centre

March 05, 2021 12:55 am

The court observed that the government was either donating the vaccines or selling them to foreign countries “rather than” inoculating its own people, when its approach should in fact be to vaccinate Indians urgently — “yesterday and not tomorrow”.

Covid-19 vaccination: Health Ministry answers frequently asked questions (FAQs)

March 05, 2021 12:26 am

Covid-19 vaccination FAQs: The Centre has come out with detailed frequently asked questions (FAQs) on Covid-19 vaccination, in an attempt to answer many questions that are being asked by the general public.

Punjab daily Covid-19 count crosses 700-mark a second time; 71% spike in weekly cases

March 04, 2021 9:32 pm

Punjab Covid-19 cases: Since February 1, the Covid case count in Punjab has been on a constant upsurge and it has reached 200-odd cases in February first week to 700-mark in March first week. 

Haryana: More people step up for jab in Panchkula, number of sites increased to 19

March 04, 2021 9:59 am

As many as 139 people had taken the vaccination on Monday and 271 received the vaccine on Tuesday. A total of 590 persons, including healthcare workers, frontline workers, and common citizens against a target of 700 were vaccinated on Wednesday.


World's largest Covid-19 inoculation drive begins in India

January 16, 2021 5:11 pm

Over three crore medical professionals and frontline workers are set to get a shot of anti-Covid vaccine after Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday launched India’s Covid-19 vaccination drive.

Coronavirus vaccines roll out around the world

December 28, 2020 7:23 pm

As a second wave of the coronavirus hits countries around the world, the first shipments of COVID-19 vaccine are being distributed to healthcare workers and vulnerable residents and staff of nursing homes.

PM Modi reviews Covid vaccine progress in Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune

November 28, 2020 9:18 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune to review the development and manufacturing process of coronavirus vaccines at facilities in these cities.