Covid Vaccine News

On UK vaccine policy row, Centre warns of “reciprocal measures”

On UK vaccine policy row, Centre warns of “reciprocal measures”

New Delhi: After the UK government announced not to recognise ‘Covishield’ as a legitimate anti-Covid vaccine, Indian government denounced it calling it to be “discriminatory” and said it is within the country’s “right to take reciprocal measures” if the matter was not resolved, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said adding

Govt explains how to identify fake COVID vaccines as WHO warns of fake Covishield

Govt explains how to identify fake COVID vaccines as WHO warns of fake Covishield

The Centre has issued guidelines to help people identify whether they are being given authentic vaccines against Covid-19, days after the World Health Organization (WHO) said it has identified counterfeit versions of Covishield in South-East Asia and Africa, reports said on Sunday. India is administering the Serum Institute of India’s

WHO accepts expression of interest for ‘Covaxin’ emergency use listing

WHO accepts expression of interest for ‘Covaxin’ emergency use listing

Hyderabad: After the vaccine manufacturer Bharat Biotech provided additional data sought by World Health Organization (WHO), Covaxin has inched a step closer to WHO’s emergency use listing (EUL) with the global body accepting manufacturer’s expression of interest (EoI) for the inactivated vaccine. The pre-submission meeting of the Indian vaccine maker with WHO

Vaccination 3 months after Covid recovery: Centre

Vaccination 3 months after Covid recovery: Centre

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday said that vaccination for coronavirus can be taken three months after recovery, while the second dose of Covid vaccine should also be delayed by three months for anyone contracting the disease after the first dose. It is to note, there was no fixed gap for