June 12, 2021 1:55 am
Sources at the IT Ministry said though the issue had been handled for now, CERT-In, with help of other domestic and global cybersecurity experts, was checking the entire CoWin platform once again to ensure there were no vulnerabilities.
June 07, 2021 9:00 am
Covaxin, however, will only be available as a second dose for now, as close to 1.5 lakh people who got the first dose will be eligible for the second dose within four weeks.
June 03, 2021 3:23 am
The court also said people should be allowed to walk in to the vaccination centres and register there itself.
June 01, 2021 7:10 am
The Centre, in reply, said that it is not oblivious to ground realities and since this is a dynamic situation, no policy is cast in stone. It also said it hopes to vaccinate all eligible persons by the end of 2021.
June 02, 2021 4:50 pm
The Cowin portal, mandatory to register for vaccines, has become a stumbling block for many, especially with vaccine supply being affected across India. The divide between digital India and those who are not tech-savvy is greater than ever.
May 31, 2021 7:04 am
Covishield, which is the main Covid vaccine in use in India, accounts for nearly 90 per cent of the 208.89 million doses administered since January 16.
May 30, 2021 2:12 pm
A total of 8,80,47,053 men and 7,67,64,479 women have been vaccinated, while just 25,468 people in the 'other' category have been inoculated, the CoWIN portal showed.
May 26, 2021 8:24 pm
Registration via these private third-party applications will still take place via the same server used by the CoWIN platform and the Aarogya Setu app.
May 20, 2021 8:26 am
Pitting technology and digital systems against equity and right to health is rhetoric. Vaccination of a large population cannot be managed without a technology backbone.
May 19, 2021 7:02 pm
Two youths identified as Dinesh Kalme (29) and Narendra Yadav (21) first struck on the idea after they could easily book slots for themselves and got vaccinated last week, Ganj police station in-charge Praveen Kumar said.