India plans to inoculate all its citizens against the coronavirus by the end of this year - a significant development for a nation that has been ravaged by a brutal second wave of the pandemic. A whopping 216 crore doses will be made available and eight different vaccines will be used for the massive drive, a top government official said. Here's more about them.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders condoled the demise of Sunil Jain.
Recently, several states have flagged cases of COVID-triggered mucormycosis, especially among patients who are diabetic.
New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting to review preparations against the upcoming Cyclone Tauktae. Senior officials from the Government and National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) will be present in the meeting.
The Associated Press, which also had its bureau in the building, termed the airstrike 'incredibly disturbing' and said that the world would know less about what is happening in Gaza because of what happened today
New Delhi, May 14 (PTI) Drug firm Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Friday said it has launched COVID vaccine Sputnik V in the Indian market with the first dose being administered in Hyderabad, as part of a limited pilot.
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The two vaccines- Covaxin and Covishield were designed on the blueprint of the virus variant, called B1, that became the dominant strain in India by last April.
New Delhi, May 14 (PTI) These are the top stories at 3 pm: NATION DEL10 VIRUS-LD CASES India adds 3.43 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 4000 fresh fatalities New Delhi: With 3,43,144 people testing positive for coronavirus in a day, India's COVID-19 tally of cases climbed to 2,40,46,809, while the death toll rose to 2,62,317 with 4,000 fresh fatalities, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday.
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], May 16 (ANI): Police in Indore have filed an FIR against owner of a private oxygen plant for severely thrashing his five employees for illegally selling oxygen cylinders.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told a media briefing that China has been encouraging its companies to meet India's procurement to meet the country's surge in coronavirus cases.
An MLA later got Abdullah admitted to a government hospital in Kurnool, where he was put on a ventilator.
India added 3,43,144 new coronavirus infections in a day taking the COVID-19 tally of cases to 2,40,46,809, while the death toll rose to 2,62,317 with 4,000 daily fatalities.
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The COVID-19 second wave has not only created shortages of oxygen, medicines and hospital beds, but also of wood for funeral pyres, hearses and crematorium slots.
People with fever will be given COVID-19 medicine kits and be informed about how they can isolate themselves at home.
The government of Tamil Nadu shifted the Remdesivir sales counter to the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium from the KMC in a bid to reduce crowding.
Panchang: Raviwara is dedicated to Lord Sun. On this day, Hindus offer prayer to Lord Sun with red sandalwood and red flowers to please him and seek blessings.
New Delhi, May 15 (PTI) The Delhi Police has registered 25 FIRs and arrested as many people for allegedly pasting posters critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the vaccination drive against COVID-19, officials said on Saturday.
Indian-origin pilot and Khalsa Aid volunteer Jaspal Singh volunteered to fly 200 donated oxygen concentrators to India to help in the country's battle against COVID-19.