Two doses of COVID-19 vaccines ‘highly effective’ against B.1.617.2 variant found in India: English health body

New Delhi: The English health body on Saturday (May 22, 2021) stated that the two doses of the COVID-19 vaccines are ‘highly effective’ against the B.1.617.2 variant which was first identified in India. The new study by the Public Health England (PHE) said that the vaccine effectiveness against symptomatic disease from the B.1.617.2 variant is […]

WHO Chief asks countries not to vaccinate kids and donate to COVAX as COVID-19 to be ‘more deadly’ this year

New Delhi: The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday (May 14, 2021) asked countries not to vaccinate kids and urged them to donate vaccines to COVAX as COVID-19 to be ‘more deadly’ this year. During a press briefing, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the fact that so many people are still not protected […]

India is one of our most important partners, says UK high commissioner Alex Ellis

New Delhi: Calling India a UK’s one of the most important partners, the United Kingdom’s high commissioner to India Alex Ellis has said that this is a moment to transform the relationship between the two countries.  While speaking to WION, Ellis also talked about the British assistance to India as it battles the COVID-19 pandemic. […]