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Rise in booster dose numbers as Covid-19 cases spike across country

June 17, 2022 8:13 am

Official figures show that around 47.5 lakh third doses were administered in the first 15 days of June compared with 41.5 lakh during the last 15 days of May.

RS Sharma writes: The CoWIN story started with the pandemic, but it won’t end with it

June 07, 2022 8:56 am

RS Sharma writes: The portal was key to the success of India's vaccination programme. In a post-pandemic era, it will segue into a repurposed digital platform for more health use-cases

Few takers for Covovax, say two Delhi hospitals administering vaccine

May 30, 2022 6:50 pm

There are 160 slots available daily for Covovax shots together in Makkar and Virmani hospitals, according to CoWIN. Each dose of the protein subunit vaccine will cost Rs 386 (including charges of the hospital and GST).

Govt plans to repurpose CoWIN for its Universal Immunisation Programme

May 27, 2022 11:45 am

The Universal Immunisation Programme is one of the largest vaccination projects in the world aimed at protecting children and pregnant mothers from preventable diseases.

SII lowers each dose of Covovax jab from Rs 900 to Rs 225 excluding taxes

May 03, 2022 8:16 pm

Following the recommendation of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) the provision of the vaccine option was included on the portal on Monday.

West Bengal: 45 new Covid cases, no deaths

March 21, 2022 5:08 am

As many as 107 patients were declared recovered in the last 24 hours.

India in talks with WHO for MoU to share CoWIN platform globally: Harsh Shringla

February 15, 2022 7:41 am

The Foreign Secretary said India is collaborating with its Quad partners to deliver a billion doses in the Indo-Pacific region in 2022, according to sources.

Centre to Supreme Court: Aadhaar not must on CoWIN for Covid jab

February 08, 2022 6:10 am

The petitioner had contended that insistence on Aadhaar violates fundamental rights under Article 21 and Article 14 of the Constitution.

'PM has right to give a message': Kerala HC rejects appeal challenging Modi's photo on vaccine certificate

January 25, 2022 6:14 pm

The single bench had last month slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh on the petitioner, Peter Myaliparambil, an RTI activist.

Sycophancy on social media

January 16, 2022 10:32 pm

🔴 The tweets I read every day range from vicious, abusive and ugly, to idiotic, ignorant and insane. They come from both sides of the divide in these politically polarized times.