COVID-19 CRISIS

100% Frontline workers, 99% Health workers inoculated with 1st dose of Covid vaccine: Govt

SUDHIR KUMAR Government today informed that 100 per cent Frontline workers and 99 per cent Healthcare workers have been administered the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine. Briefing media in New Delhi, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said, 83 per cent Healthcare workers and 79 per cent Frontline workers have received the second dose. He said, … Continue reading 100% Frontline workers, 99% Health workers inoculated with 1st dose of Covid vaccine: Govt

Centre to provide 2 crore additional vaccine doses for School Teachers and staff

BY BISHESHWAR MISHRA The Centre will provide two crore additional Vaccine Doses in the last week of this month to immunize school teachers across the country on a priority basis. Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan today chaired a high-level meeting with all States and Union Territories. He said, States and Union Territories may use Unified … Continue reading Centre to provide 2 crore additional vaccine doses for School Teachers and staff

DCGI approves Zydus Cadila’s DNA-based vaccine ZyCoV-D for Emergency Use Authorization

AMN / NEW DELHI Zydus Cadila has received approval for Emergency Use Authorization from the Drug Controller General of India for ZyCoV-D vaccine. Ministry of Science and Technology in a statement said that it is the world’s first and India’s indigenously developed DNA-based vaccine for COVID-19 to be administered in humans including children and adults … Continue reading DCGI approves Zydus Cadila’s DNA-based vaccine ZyCoV-D for Emergency Use Authorization

WHO condemns rush by wealthy countries to provide Covid vaccine booster shots

AMN / WEB DESK The World Health Organization condemned on Wednesday the rush by wealthy countries to provide Covid vaccine booster shots while millions around the world have yet to receive a single dose. Speaking before US authorities announced that all vaccinated Americans would soon be eligible to receive additional doses, WHO experts insisted there … Continue reading WHO condemns rush by wealthy countries to provide Covid vaccine booster shots

India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage crosses 56 crore mark

NEWS DESK In a landmark milestone, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 56 crore mark. As per the 7 PM provisional report today. The cumulative figure stands at 56 crore 94 thousand 581. Union Health Ministry in a statement said that the new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from 21st June and nearly … Continue reading India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage crosses 56 crore mark

National COVID-19 recovery rate improves to 97.51 percent

AMN Active cases constitute 1.15 percent of total cases, the lowest since March last year. The active caseload is currently at three lakh 69 thousand 846. The National Recovery Rate is currently at 97.51 percent, the highest since March last year. Till now, more than three crore 14 lakh people have recovered from COVID-19. Over … Continue reading National COVID-19 recovery rate improves to 97.51 percent

India’s Cumulative COVID Vaccination Coverage achieves 53 crore landmark

AMN / NEW DELHI India’s Cumulative COVID Vaccination Coverage has achieved 53 crore landmark milestone on Friday. Nearly 56 lakh Vaccine Doses were administered today. Over 30 lakh vaccine doses were administered as first dose and over 4 lakh vaccine doses given as second dose in the age group 18-44 years on Friday. Five States … Continue reading India’s Cumulative COVID Vaccination Coverage achieves 53 crore landmark

IIT, Bombay develops technology to predict risk of COVID-19

NEWS DESK IIT, Bombay has developed a novel method using infra-red technology to detect which patients are more at risk of becoming severely ill from COVID-19. The head of the Proteomics Facility at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Professor Sanjeeva Srivastava, has confirmed that there is a correlation between a person’s blood chemical signature … Continue reading IIT, Bombay develops technology to predict risk of COVID-19

51 crore 45 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses administered so far in India

Recovery Rate stands at 97.4 per cent AMN / NEWS DESK More than 51 crore 45 lakh COVID vaccine doses have been administered in the country so far under the Nationwide Vaccination Drive. The Union Health Ministry said, more than 54 lakh 91 thousand vaccine doses were administered during the last 24 hours. The Government … Continue reading 51 crore 45 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses administered so far in India

Foreign Nationals Can Now Get Vaccinated in India

Staff Reporter India’s Ministry of Health has decided to allow foreign nationals residing in India to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The foreign candidates can get registered on CoWin portal using their passport to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. “They can use their passport as identity document for the purpose of registration on CoWIN portal. Once they … Continue reading Foreign Nationals Can Now Get Vaccinated in India

SPORTS

Error-free rounds enable Honey Baisoya, Khalin Joshi to take joint halfway lead at J&K Open

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Virat Kohli to step down as T20 captain after World Cup

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Jahanvi shares lead with Lakhmehar after the second round in 9th leg of Hero WPG Tour

Harpal Singh Bedi NOIDA, 16 September;: Jahanvi Bakshi returned 3-over 75 and that gave her a share of the ...

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