Centre issues Letter of Comfort to Bharat Biotech for 45 lakh doses of Covaxin

Bharat Biotech said it has also donated 16.5 lakh doses to the Government of India Bharat Biotech has secured a fresh Letter of Comfort from the Centre for another 45 lakh doses of its COVID-19 vaccine, Covaxin, sources said. Also read: COVID-19 vaccine: Six out of 243 centres to get Covaxin Out of the 45 … Read more Centre issues Letter of Comfort to Bharat Biotech for 45 lakh doses of Covaxin

Coronavirus live updates | Lakshadweep reports first COVID-19 positive case

A cumulative 580 adverse events were reported till Monday, said the Health Ministry. “Two deaths have been reported so far and while one is not related to vaccination, post-mortem report of the other is awaited,’’ said Manohar Agnani, Additional Secretary, Health Ministry. The Ministry said three of the seven cases reported from across the nation … Read more Coronavirus live updates | Lakshadweep reports first COVID-19 positive case

Japan PM vows to press ahead with Olympics amid virus surge

“We will have full anti-infection measures in place and proceed with preparation with a determination to achieve the Games that can deliver hope and courage throughout the world,” Mr. Suga said. Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga vowed on January 18 to get the pandemic under control and hold the already postponed Olympics this summer with … Read more Japan PM vows to press ahead with Olympics amid virus surge

Australian Open: Over 70 Players in Hard Quarantine as More Participants Test Positive for COVID-19

MELBOURNE: Four more Australian Open participants, including one player, have been recorded with COVID-19 infections and more cases may come to light as testing continues, officials said on Monday. Health authorities in Victoria state have now reported nine infections among passengers that arrived in Melbourne on charter flights for the Feb. 8-21 Australian Open. Players … Read more Australian Open: Over 70 Players in Hard Quarantine as More Participants Test Positive for COVID-19

South Africa squad clears COVID tests upon arriving in Pakistan

The players and officials will undergo another round of COVID-19 tests in two days time. The entire South Africa cricket team has cleared the COVID-19 tests, allowing the tourists to take part in their first outdoor practice session in Karachi on Sunday. The South African squad, which includes 21 players, underwent their first COVID-19 tests … Read more South Africa squad clears COVID tests upon arriving in Pakistan

No Side-effects from Covid-19 Vaccination in Karnataka, Says Health Minister K Sudhakar

Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar on Sunday asserted that the two Covid-19 vaccines were safe and there were no side effects among those who took the first shot since Saturday. “No side effects have been reported so far from healthcare warriors who took the Covishield and Covaxin injections on Saturday and Sunday. They are safe,” … Read more No Side-effects from Covid-19 Vaccination in Karnataka, Says Health Minister K Sudhakar

Shahid Kapoor starrer Jersey set to release in theatres on Diwali, November 5, 2021 : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

After wrapping up the shooting during the pandemic, now the makers are set to bring the film in theatres on Diwali, 5th November 2021! Jersey starring Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapoor, is directed by Gowtham Tinnanuri and has music by Sachet and Parmpara, it’s a remake of the critically acclaimed and commercially successful … Read more Shahid Kapoor starrer Jersey set to release in theatres on Diwali, November 5, 2021 : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Coronavirus | One ‘severe’, 51 ‘minor’ cases of post-vaccination adverse events reported among health workers in Delhi

AIIMS security guard who received Covaxin jab develops allergic reaction, hospitalised. One “severe” and 51 “minor” cases of adverse events following immunisation (AEFI) were reported among health workers who were administered the coronavirus vaccine in Delhi on the first day of the COVID-19 vaccination drive on January 16, official figures showed. Against a target of … Read more Coronavirus | One ‘severe’, 51 ‘minor’ cases of post-vaccination adverse events reported among health workers in Delhi

PM Modi Should Have Taken Covid-19 Vaccine Shot, Says Congress Leader

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “It would have been better had Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented an example like that of Joe Biden, the president-elect of the US, by getting himself vaccinated. COVID-19 vaccine shot, he would have injected confidence among people of the country. PTI Lucknow Last Updated: January 17, 2021, 17:19 IST FOLLOW US … Read more PM Modi Should Have Taken Covid-19 Vaccine Shot, Says Congress Leader

Mahesh Sharma, first MP to take COVID-19 vaccine jab, feeling fine after 24 hours

Noida: Mahesh Sharma, the first MP to take the COVID-19 vaccine jab, on Sunday (January 17, 2021) said that he’s feeling fine even after 24 hours. “It’s been more than 24 hours now and I’ve got no problem or any kind of reaction,” Sharma told Zee News. He added that the COVID-19 vaccine is ‘completely … Read more Mahesh Sharma, first MP to take COVID-19 vaccine jab, feeling fine after 24 hours