Pfizer Covid-19 jabs protective against Beta, Gamma variant

Image Source : AP Pfizer Covid-19 jabs protective against Beta, Gamma variant US pharmaceutical Pfizer’s vaccine against Covid-19 can effectively neutralise Beta, Gamma variant of the Coronavirus disease, according to a study. The study led by researchers from the New York University, US, showed that the Pfizer BNT162b2 vaccination worked well against the majority of … Read more

Moderna seeks US FDA approval for Covid jabs in adolescents

Image Source : AP/ REPRESENTATIONAL. Moderna seeks US FDA approval for Covid jabs in adolescents.   US-based pharmaceutical and biotechnology company Moderna has sought the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) emergency authorisation for its mRNA Covid-19 vaccine for use in adolescents 12-to 17-year-olds. “We are pleased to announce that we have submitted for an … Read more

Tamil Nadu Scrambles For Vaccines After 36 Districts Run Out of Supply, Only 1,060 Jabs Left in Chennai

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Despite an able healthcare system in place, the state of Tamil Nadu has exhausted its supply of vaccines, the state health minister M Subramanian notified on Thursday. Barring 1,060 vaccines in Chennai, all other districts have run out of vaccines in the state, M Subramanian said. The data was revealed by the minister despite the … Read more

Joe Biden: ‘Jabs in arms till Covid’s defeated’; Joe Biden says US to buy 500 million vaccine doses for poor nations | World News – Times of India

Joe Biden: 'Jabs in arms till Covid's defeated'; Joe Biden says US to buy 500 million vaccine doses for poor nations | World News - Times of India

NEW DELHI: US President Joe Biden said that America knows first-hand the tragedy inflicted by the Covid-19 pandemic and stressed on the importance of vaccination, which he is said is the key to reopening. His remarks came after his talks with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Biden is on his first foreign tour since assuming … Read more

With Over 50L Jabs for 18+ Category, UP Becomes First State to Vaccinate Maximum Youth against Covid

Students Going Abroad Will Be Prioritised in Covid Vaccination Process: Punjab CM

Uttar Pradesh has administered over 50 lakh anti-coronavirus vaccines to beneficiaries in the 18-44 age group and became the first state to inoculate the maximum number of youth. More than 50.70 lakh doses have been given in this category under third phase of the vaccination drive, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Thursday. While addressing … Read more

CM Arvind Kejriwal Visits Vaccination Centre, Says People Happy Over Getting Jabs at Polling Booths

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Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal The campaign is aimed at spreading awareness and encouraging citizens aged above 45 to get vaccinated against COVID-19 at local polling booths in their assembly constituencies. PTI Last Updated:June 09, 2021, 14:51 IST FOLLOW US ON: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited a vaccination centre on Wednesday, a day after … Read more

Covid vaccination drive: Priority for 45+, those needing 2nd jabs; states can tweak norm | India News – Times of India

Covid vaccination drive: Priority for 45+, those needing 2nd jabs; states can tweak norm | India News - Times of India

NEW DELHI: The vaccination programme will retain priority categorisation for health workers, frontline workers, 45-plus people and those due for second doses followed by the 18-44 age group while also facilitating supply and payment for jabs procured by private hospitals through the National Health Authority‘s e-platform. The guidelines for the revised vaccination policy announced by … Read more

Govt Aims for 1 Cr Daily Vaccinations from August, Advance Orders of Nearly 100 Cr Jabs This Month

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The Union government is aiming to administer one crore coronavirus vaccine doses daily from August and advance orders of nearly 100 crore vaccines are being placed this month so that supplies could start coming in batches from August, News18 has learnt. The daily vaccination stands at an average of 30 lakh this month. “The target … Read more

PM’s Vaccine Move Will Save States Nearly Rs 30,000 Crore, Almost Equivalent to Central Budget for Jabs

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to reverse the vaccination policy to the original model also makes good economic sense as it would save state governments’ funds to the tune of nearly Rs 30,000 crore, almost equivalent to the union budget of Rs 35,000 crore for the vaccination exercise. States, from May 1, got the job … Read more

PM’s Policy Correction Ends Unsavoury Politics over Vaccination, Makes Year-End target for Jabs Realistic

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement on Monday to amend the vaccination policy to say the Centre will supply vaccines for all adults for free to the states ends unsavoury politics over the life-saving exercise of vaccination and makes the target of vaccinating every adult by the end of this year more realistic. News18 was the … Read more

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