PM urges vaccine manufacturers to scale up production capacity

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged the vaccine manufacturers to continuously scale up the production capacity to vaccinate countrymen in the shortest possible time.

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Kerala CM writes to PM for change in Covid vaccine distribution policy

Thiruvananthapuram |Wednesday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking for a change in the Covid vaccine distribution policy.

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New cheap, DNA vaccine may offer protection from coronavirus

New York |Tuesday, 2021 10:15:06 PM IST

US researchers have developed a novel, low-cost DNA-based vaccine that may not only provide protection against existing variants of coronavirus, but also against its future strains.

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Modi to meet vaccine manufacturers today

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST

A day after announcing Covid vaccine for all above 18 years from May 1, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet the vaccine manufacturers on Tuesday evening through video conferencing.

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Covid: Third booster vaccine may make immunity last longer

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

The coronavirus is mutating, producing new variants and spreading rapidly across the world. While the available vaccines may be able to hold fort against these new variants, it is not yet known how lo

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Bollywood welcomes Covid vaccine for all above 18

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2021 9:15:05 PM IST

Bollywood celebrities have welcomed the central government's decision to vaccinate to everyone above the age of 18 for protection against Covid-19.

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Mamata writes to PM over 'faulty' vaccine policy

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2021 10:45:05 PM IST

A day after the Central government announced the 'universal' Covid vaccine policy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday criticised the Central government, terming policy as "hollow",

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Vaccine for all above 18 years: Thackeray thanks PM

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday warmly welcomed the Centre's decision to allow vaccination for all citizens above the age of 18.

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Study of combined use of AstraZeneca, Pfizer vaccines to launch in Spain

Europe | April 19, 2021 9:14:00 PM IST

Madrid, April 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Clinical trials on the combined use of two vaccines, AstraZeneca and Pfizer, are set to begin in Spain, Raquel Yotti Alvarez, director of the Carlos III Health Institut

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Stalin seeks supply of 20L Covid vaccine doses to TN

Chennai |Monday, 2021 5:15:05 PM IST

DMK president M.K. Stalin has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to dispatch 20 lakh Covid vaccine doses to Tamil Nadu.

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Punjab CM raises alarm over vaccine, oxygen shortage

Chandigarh |Monday, 2021 10:45:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday urged the Centre to send immediate supplies of vaccines and also give quick approval for two new oxygen plants in the state amid concerns over depleting

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Covid vaccine shortage forces Telangana to halt process

Hyderabad |Monday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Covid-19 vaccine shortage has forced Telangana to stop the vaccination process while state Health Minister E. Rajender on Sunday appealed to the Centre to address the issue immediately.

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