Merkel got first shot of AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19

Europe | April 17, 2021 11:14:04 AM IST

Berlin [Germany], April 17 (ANI/Sputnik): German Chancellor Angela Merkel got the first shot of the AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19 on Friday, German cabinet spokesman Steffen Seibert announced.

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Merkel receives first jab of AstraZeneca Covid vaccine

Berlin |Saturday, 2021 9:15:06 AM IST

German Chancellor Angela Merkel received on Friday her first dose of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, she announced via government spokesman Steffen Seibert on Twitter.

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Jagan writes to PM demanding 60L more Covid vaccines

Amaravati/New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting 60 lakh more Coronavirus vaccines doses.

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Andhra receives 6 lakh more doses of Covid vaccine

Amaravati |Saturday, 2021 6:45:05 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh on Saturday received 6 lakh additional doses of Covid-19 vaccine.

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Exporter of vaccine to importer, Priyanka taks dig at govt

New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST

Amid unprecedented surge in Covid cases, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday attacked the government for exporting vaccine without having sufficient stock for the people of th

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No Haj without two vaccine doses: Haj Committee of India

Mumbai |Friday, 2021 4:45:05 PM IST

In a major development, the Haj Committee of India (HCI) has said that no Indian Muslims shall be allowed to go for the annual Haj pilgrimage unless they have taken the two vaccine doses.

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Covid survivors may only need one vaccine dose: Study

Washington |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

People who have recovered from Covid-19 require only one vaccine dose. A second jab is important for those who have not had Covid-19 to reach strong immunity, suggests a study.

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Vaccine availability: Gehlot accuses Union health minister of making false statements

Jaipur |Friday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday accused Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan of making false statements with respect to availability of Covid vaccine in the country, and said the Cen

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Will write to Centre too for vaccines, if needed: Andhra CM

Amaravati |Friday, 2021 6:15:06 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday instructed officials to write to the Central government in event of any shortage of Covid vaccines, and that he will also chip in with

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Centre issues Regulatory Pathways for foreign produced vaccines

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 9:45:06 PM IST

In a radical reform measure, the Centre on Thursday issued Regulatory Pathway in India for Covid-19 vaccines approved for restricted use in the US, the UK, Japan or which are listed in the WHO's emerg

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Delhi may face vaccine shortage, stocks available only for 6-7 days

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST

With over 50,000 vaccinations being administered across Delhi on a regular basis for a few days, the national capital may face a vaccine shortage next week as it has stocks only for six-seven days.

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Efficacy of vaccines may be reduced due to Covid mutations: Shahid Jameel

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST

India reported 1,84,372 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, setting another grim one-day record, taking the overall tally to 13,87,825 on Wednesday, according to the data issued by the Union Heal

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