Centre offers vaccines, other help to Omicron-affected nations

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 6:45:08 AM IST

The Indian government on Monday offered 'Made in India' vaccine supply and other help to the countries dealing with new Covid variant 'Omicron' in Africa.

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CDC strengthens recommendation on COVID-19 vaccine booster doses for adults

US | November 30, 2021 5:18:28 AM IST

Washington [US], November 30 (ANI/Sputnik): The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is strengthening its recommendation on COVID-19 vaccine booster doses for adults, CDC Director Roche

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S. Korea ships 539,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Philippines

Seoul |Tuesday, 2021 11:15:08 PM IST

South Korea has shipped 539,000 doses of AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine to the Philippines to help the Southeast Asian nation address its vaccine shortage, Seoul's foreign ministry said on Tuesday.

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Covid vaccine czar says India will have 4-5 bn doses in 2022

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 6:45:08 PM IST

India's vaccine czar, Dr N.K. Arora, Chairman, Covid-19 Working Group of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI), has said the country has "a very robust pipeline for new vaccine

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Biden urges calm over Omicron COVID-19 variant, promises efforts for modified vaccines

New York |Tuesday, 2021 7:45:08 AM IST

US President Joe Biden has sought to reassure the country about the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus, telling Americans that his administration was working with vaccine manufacturers to modify v

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Russia starts developing new Covid-19 vaccine against Omicron variant

Moscow |Tuesday, 2021 8:15:08 AM IST

Russia's Gamaleya National Research Center of Epidemiology and Microbiology has said it has begun developing a new version of Sputnik vaccine adapted to target the Omicron variant of Covid-19.

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