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Covid-19 vaccine tracker, July 31: Oxford, Johnson & Johnson shots prevent infection in monkeys

August 04, 2020 9:49 am

Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine tracker update: The vaccine being developed by Oxford University has just begun phase-III human trials, while the one by Johnson & Johnson is carrying out phase-I and phase-II trials.

Experimental COVID-19 vaccine is put to its biggest test

July 28, 2020 2:57 pm

It normally takes years to create a vaccine from scratch, but scientists are setting speed records this time, spurred by knowledge that vaccination is the world's best hope against the pandemic.

Coronavirus vaccine: The progress made so far by Moderna, Oxford University

July 16, 2020 10:39 am

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Vaccine: Moderna has reported the immune response in participants of phase I trials for its candidate vaccine against Covid-19. Oxford will reportedly publish its own results soon. A look at the progress made so far.

Malala Yousafzai graduates from Oxford University, shares pictures celebrating graduation

June 19, 2020 6:36 pm

Malala announced on Twitter she has completed her degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Britain’s Oxford University.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Vaccine Latest Update: Oxford jab fails to stop infection in animal trials; Thailand enters race

May 22, 2020 8:02 am

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Vaccine Latest Update: While the success of Moderna Inc with its Covid-19 vaccine has offered tentative hopes, reports of Oxford's vaccine not being able to prevent infection in monkeys has resulted in equal dejection.

Artificial intelligence poses risks of hacker misuses, cyber attacks: Report

February 21, 2018 2:01 pm

A report warns that the rapid commercialisation of artificial intelligence could increase cyber threats, as hackers could go after specific targets.

Oxford University admits more women than men for the first time

January 25, 2018 6:16 pm

Out of them, 1,070 women achieved the grades required to secure their place, compared with 1,025 men who will start their courses in September this year

Pakistan's Malala "excited" after winning place at Oxford University

August 17, 2017 6:03 pm

"So excited to go to Oxford!! Well done to all A-level students - the hardest year. Best wishes for life ahead!" she said in a tweet. A-levels are final year exams for school students.

Indian-origin teacher bags Oxford University award

May 27, 2015 4:49 pm

"It is so humbling to be receiving this award and to be honest it still hasn’t really sunk in. I am inspired everyday by the students that I work with and Esther is a prime example of that," Sidhu said.

India by his book, a testament to hope

July 09, 2014 10:04 am

Granville Austin documented the triumphs and strains of working a truly democratic constitution.