Six states say COVID-19 vaccine stocks petering out; Maharashtra laments getting 7.5 lakh doses as UP gets 48 lakh
An analysis of available data suggests that while India is administering 34-35 lakh doses daily, its daily production capacity is no more than 26 lakh doses at present. And this is when SII is prioritising India's needs over its global obligations, as a stopgap measure
Britain's drug regulator said since the balance of risk is in favour of older people, the advice would be for younger people to be offered alternatives such as the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna vaccines
AstraZeneca vaccine: EU regulator confirms unusual blood clots as 'very rare' side effect, but says jab still safe
It said most of the cases reported have occurred in women under 60 within two weeks of vaccination — but based on the currently available evidence, it was not able to identify specific risk factors
The independent safety monitors found no serious side effects, including an increased risk of blood clots found in an EU study.
Daily cases jump to 18,855 just days after 8-month low; Centre asks states to inoculate frontline workers from Feb
Dr Reddy's Laboratories on Friday said it expects Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V to be launched in India through Emergency Use Authorisation by March this year
Over 15 lakh people inoculated against COVID-19 in India; world leaders laud New Delhi's 'vaccine diplomacy'
Meanwhile, the number of people who have tested positive for the UK variant of COVID-19 in India climbed up to 150 while the country reported 1.85 lakh active cases
BJP's COVID-19 vaccine promise in Bihar causes stir; Oxford says trial to continue after death of volunteer
Active cases of COVID-19 in India have remained below 10 percent of the total caseload for the last three days suggesting that only 1 in 10 cases are active coronavirus patients
Coronavirus Updates: 144 Maharashtra Police personnel test COVID-19 positive over past 24 hrs, cases rise to 24,023 in force
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The Maharashtra Police said that 144 police personnel tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 24,023 in the force including 21,030 recoveries, 2,743 active cases and 250 deaths
SII pauses India trial of COVID-19 vaccine: Move may delay release but inspires confidence in process, say experts
It is standard procedure to pause trial until further information is obtained about any unexplained symptom or any developments in a recipient's health