AstraZeneca, Pfizer vaccine antibody levels may decline after 2-3 months: Lancet study

London: How safe are you from the coronavirus even when you are fully vaccinated? As the world is hoping for a vaccine resolution to the COVID-19 crisis, a Lancet study definitely brings little cheer. According to a study in the journal, the total antibody levels start to wane six weeks after complete immunisation with Pfizer […]

France among nations to accept travellers jabbed with Covishield, check list here

France has allowed international travelers who have received the Covishield, AstraZeneca’s Indian-manufactured vaccine, into the country from Sunday (July 17) onwards.  The move to accept visitors vaccinated with AstraZeneca’s vaccine made by India’s Serum Institute came after a global outcry over the fact that the European Union’s COVID-19 certificate for travel only recognized AstraZeneca vaccines […]

COVID-19: क्या 12 की जगह आठ हफ्तों में कोविशील्ड का बूस्टर डोज़ लगवाना चाहिए?

कैलाघन. प्रधानमंत्री स्कॉट मॉरिसन न्यू साउथ वेल्स में कोरोना वायरस (Coronavirus) के अधिक मामलों वाले इलाकों में लोगों को एस्ट्राजेनेका का बूस्टर टीका (Vaccine) लगवाने के लिए प्रेरित करते हुए कल ‘विशेषज्ञों से विचार-विमर्श कर फैसला’ लेते हुए नजर आए. उन्होंने पहला टीका लगवाने के बाद सामान्य तौर पर 12 हफ्तों तक इंतजार करने के […]

British PM Boris Johnson says Covishield shot should be accepted in vaccine passport schemes

London: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday (July 2) said he saw no reason why people who received Indian-made AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines should be left out of vaccine passport schemes after the European Union did not initially recognise it. About 5 million people in Britain are thought to have had the vaccine made by […]

Corona Vaccination: स्विट्जरलैंड समेत EU के सात देशों ने कोविशील्ड टीका लेने वालों को दी यात्रा की अनुमति

नई दिल्ली. कोविशील्ड को लेकर यूरोपीय संघ में घमासान जारी है. स्विट्जरलैंड और यूरोपीय संघ के सात देशों ने गुरुवार कोविशील्ड प्राप्त लोगों को यात्रा की अनुमति दे दी है. खास बात यह है कि एक दिन पहले ही भारत ने औपचारिक रूप से ईयू के सदस्यों से कोविशील्ड और कोवैक्सीन को पासपोर्ट लिस्ट में शामिल […]

भारत की चेतावनी के बाद बैकफुट पर यूरोप, स्विटजरलैंड सहित EU 7 देशों ने Covishield को दी मंजूरी

हीट स्ट्रोक से निजात पाने के लिए अपनाएं ये घरेलू नुस्खे, लू से मिलेगी राहत डायबिटीज के मरीजों को कभी नहीं करनी चाहिए ये 5 गलतियां, बढ़ सकता है ब्लड शुगर लेवल यूरिक एसिड को कंट्रोल करने में कारगर है जामुन, बस ऐसे करें सेवन न्यूमोनिया में […]

Covishield becomes collateral damage in the inter-EU tussle over Chinese vaccines

New Delhi: Even as India-made Covishield is not on European Medicine Agency’s (EMA) list that is used for EU green pass, it has emerged that it has become the collateral damage in the inter-EU tussle in the bloc over the bid to allow Chinese and Russian vaccines for travelers. The EU member countries were divided […]

Covishield missing from European Union’s ‘virtual vaccine passport’ list, govt to resolve matter

New Delhi: The Central government has taken up the issue of COVISHIELD not being on the European Medicines Agency (EMA)’s  “virtual vaccine passport” list.  European Medicines Agency or EMA is the regulatory body that gives approval to medical products in the bloc. The matter has also been raised with the French government by India. Serum […]

COVID-19 vaccine Zydus Cadila for children above 12 expected by August, says NTAGI chief

New Delhi: Zydus Cadila COVID-19 vaccine for children above 12 years is expected to be available by August as its trials are likely to be completed by July-end, said Dr N K Arora, Chairman, National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI). “Trial will almost complete till July-end and in August, we will be able to […]

India to import vaccines to speed up vaccination of entire population

The government of India has been supporting the efforts of States and UTs for effective management of COVID patients in vaccination, under the ‘Whole of Government” approach since January this year. COVID being a Pandemic with worldwide impact, there has been a global high demand for vaccines with a limited number of manufacturers with limited […]

Bill Gates says COVID vaccine formula should not be shared with India, developing nations, sparks row

New Delhi: India is witnessing the second wave of coronavirus. The country has been severely impacted by the COVID-19 and the world community started extending its support. In a recent development, the tech giant and philanthropist Bill Gates has made a controversial statement regarding the patents in vaccine technology and is facing heat from all around.  […]