Cambodia receives another batch of Sinopharm vaccine

Phnom Penh |Monday, 2021 9:15:07 AM IST

A plane carrying a new batch of China-donated Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine touched down in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, on Sunday, Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said.

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Over 49 cr vaccine doses given to states, 3 cr still unutilised: Centre

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Asserting its commitment to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of Covid-19 vaccination throughout the country, the Centre on Sunday said that over 49.49 crore vaccine doses have been provid

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Covid virus, vaccines does not enter human DNA: Study

Sydney |Sunday, 2021 11:45:05 PM IST

Covid-19 cannot enter a person's DNA, say Australian researchers refuting claims of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that caused the infectious disease, integrating its genetic material into the human genome.

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Congress slams Centre over vaccine shortage

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 9:45:05 PM IST

The Congress on Sunday questioned the shortage of vaccines in the country amid claims by the government that 47 crore people have been vaccinated so far in the country.

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Over 3-crore anti-Covid vaccine doses given in Karnataka

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2021 6:15:06 AM IST

Over 3-crore doses of Covishield and Covaxin vaccines were administered in Karnataka since the drive was launched across the state on January 16, said the state health bulletin on Saturday.

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Israel: Immunization of people over 60 with the third dose of the corona vaccine

Asia | July 30, 2021 10:45:10 PM IST

Jerusalem [Israel] July 30 (ANI/FENA): The immunization of people over the age of 60 with the third dose of the coronavirus vaccine has begun in Israel.

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Italy authorizes Moderna Covid vaccine for teens

Rome |Thursday, 2021 7:45:05 AM IST

Italy has authorized the Moderna Spikevax coronavirus vaccine for minors aged between 12 and 17, the country's health authority said on Wednesday.

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Laos opposes politicisation of vaccines, Covid-19 origin tracing

Vientiane |Wednesday, 2021 10:45:05 PM IST

The Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that politicization of vaccines or the origin tracing of Covid-19 virus should be avoided.

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WH considering vaccine mandate for all federal workers: Biden

Washington |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:07 PM IST

US President Joe Biden has said his administration is considering a mandate that requires all federal workers to be vaccinated against Covid-19, escalating the push for vaccination amid the rampant sp

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Kerala runs out of vaccine stocks, Covid TPR close to 11%

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Kerala Health Minister Veena George on Monday said the stock of vaccines in the state is more or less over and they are waiting for more doses to arrive from the Centre.

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Japan begins accepting 'vaccine passports' applications

Tokyo |Monday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

Japan on Monday started accepting applications for so-called vaccine passports for people who have been fully inoculated against Covid-19 to travel internationally.

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More than 66.1 million doses of coronavirus vaccine have been given in Turkey

Asia | July 26, 2021 12:45:25 PM IST

Ankara [Turkey] July 26 (ANI/FENA): More than 66.1 million doses of coronavirus vaccine have been given in Turkey so far.

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