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Centre releases Rs 890 cr as 2nd instalment to fight Covid

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The Central Government on Thursday released Rs 890.32 crore as the second instalment of the COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package to 22 states and union territories.The financial assistance is based on...

Six Indian states have more than 1 lakh cases Covid-19 cases

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Six major states in India have recorded more than one lakh coronavirus cases each since the outbreak of the pandemic, with the country logging over 19 lakh cases and nearly 40,000 deaths so far.Maharashtra...

India’s Covid testing rate is low, says WHO Chief Scientist Dr Soumya

Hyderabad, Aug 5 (IANS) Underlining the importance of adequate testing for Covid-19, World Health Organisation's (WHO) Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan on Tuesday said that India's testing rate is low, compared to other countries which have done well in...

26.5 lakh Rapid Antigen tests done so far in country: ICMR

New Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): Out of total COVID-19 tests being conducted every day across the country, about 25-30 per cent tests comprise of rapid antigen tests, informed the union health ministry on Tuesday. So far, the Indian Council...

Delhi model on fighting Covid 19 is being recognized globally: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said he is glad that the 'Delhi model' of the fight against coronavirus is being recognized across the world.Kejriwal tweeted, "Happy that our Delhi Model is being recognized...

Sun Pharma’s FluGuard at Rs 35 per tablet for mild-moderate Covid cases

New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd on Tuesday announced the launch of Favipiravir, under brand name FluGuard, at Rs 35 per tablet for the treatment of mild to moderate cases of Covid-19 in India.Favipiravir is an...

Russiam Ministry says, its Covid 19 vaccine appears to be safe

Moscow, Aug 4 (IANS) The Russian Ministry of Defence has said that a Covid-19 vaccine that it developed in partnership with the Gamaleya Scientific Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology appears to be safe.On August 3, a "final medical...

PGI-Chandigarh among 17 trial sites for Oxford vaccine

The PGI Hospital here is among the 17 trial sites in India for conducting the second and third phases of human clinical trials of Covishield, the potential vaccine developed by Oxford University, its director said on Tuesday.The trials would...

India’s testing hits record high as over 6.6 lakh tests in 24-hr

New Delhi, Aug 4 (ANI): India has recorded highest single-day testing by conducting over 6.6 lakh tests to diagnose Covid-19 in last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on Tuesday."In its fight against...

COVID-19 Pandemic “Once In A Century”, But Still “In Our Hands”: WHO

Geneva: The chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) said that the COVID-19 pandemic is “a once-in-a-century health crisis,” but it is still “in our hands.”WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at a virtual press conference on Monday that...

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BE ties up with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV for COVID-19 vaccine production

Hyderabad, Aug 13 (PTI) Biological E Ltd has entered into an agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, part of pharma...

Over 22,000 ‘Make in India’ ventilators given to states: Centre

New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Centre on Thursday stated that it has distributed more than 3.04 crore N95 masks and over 1.28 crore...

Covid-19 pushes down growth of Indian Pharma market to 0.2%

New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic is having a mixed bag for the Indian Pharmaceutical Market (IPM) that registered a muted growth...

Over 70% Covid patients recover in India: Govt

New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said that the country's recovery rate has soared past 70 per cent due...

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WHO in contact with Russia on new COVID-19 vaccine: spokesman

Geneva, Aug 12 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) is in close contact with Russia regarding a possible pre-qualification of the world's first COVID-19...
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All that you need to know about the 1st Covid-19 vaccine by Russia

Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS) Russia on Tuesday became the first country in the world to register a Covid-19 vaccine jointly developed by the Gamaleya...

World’s first Covid 19 vaccine registered, says Vladimir Putin

Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said the country has registered the world's first Covid-19 vaccine.According to a report by...
Study identifies longer-term symptoms in COVID-19 patients

Study identifies longer-term symptoms in COVID-19 patients

London, Aug 10 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have identified a pattern of longer-term symptoms likely to be experienced by people who were...
G7 ministers reaffirm close coordination in COVID-19 battle

ASEAN can overcome COVID-19 pandemic: Duterte

Manila, Aug 8 (IANS) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Saturday expressed optimism that the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) can overcome the COVID-19...

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