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Coronavirus Updates: Section 144 in Maharashtra from 8 pm tomorrow; essential services exempted
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Coronavirus Updates: Section 144 in Maharashtra from 8 pm tomorrow; essential services exempted

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The new restrictions will be in place for 15 days. Only essential services to be exempted from the restrictions and public transport will be open only for them

Flu vaccination can help adults and kids stay safe from COVID-19 and influenza in 2021
India

Flu vaccination can help adults and kids stay safe from COVID-19 and influenza in 2021

Co-infection by the influenza virus for people with respiratory diseases like asthma and COPD can end badly – vaccines can help.

India fast-tracks approvals for foreign COVID-19 vaccines to bridge supply gap amid surging cases
India

India fast-tracks approvals for foreign COVID-19 vaccines to bridge supply gap amid surging cases

It will still be mandatory for companies to conduct a bridging trial in India after the individual vaccines are given EUA.

DCGI approves SEC's emergency use recommendation for Sputnik V vaccine
India

DCGI approves SEC's emergency use recommendation for Sputnik V vaccine

Sputnik V, backed by the RDIF, already has production agreements in India to produce 852 million doses.

Greta Thunberg will skip COP26 unless all countries have equal access to vaccines
science

Greta Thunberg will skip COP26 unless all countries have equal access to vaccines

“Inequality and climate injustice is already the heart of the climate crisis,” she said on Twitter on Friday

COVID-19 side effects: What is thrombocytopenia, that's being linked to the AstraZeneca vaccine?
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COVID-19 side effects: What is thrombocytopenia, that's being linked to the AstraZeneca vaccine?

Naturally occurring thrombocytopenia affects about one in 30,000 adults a year in the United States.

Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine gets expert panel nod for emergency use in India
India

Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine gets expert panel nod for emergency use in India

Dr Reddy's conducted the bridge trials in India and will distribute some 100 million doses of the vaccine in India.

COVID-19 cases surge: Centre flags gaps in containment measures of three states, bans Remdesivir exports
India

COVID-19 cases surge: Centre flags gaps in containment measures of three states, bans Remdesivir exports

Speaking after an all-party meeting held virtually to discuss the COVID-19 situation in Maharashtra on Sunday, state health minister Rajesh Tope said an appropriate decision regarding imposing a lockdown in Maharashtra will be taken after 14 April

Lack of testing, COVID-19 appropriate behaviour not being followed in three states, says Centre
India

Lack of testing, COVID-19 appropriate behaviour not being followed in three states, says Centre

Of the 50 districts most affected by COVID-19, 30 are in Maharashtra, 11 in Chhattisgarh and nine in Punjab, said the Union health ministry

China considering mixing different COVID-19 vaccines to improve efficacy of jabs, says top health official
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China considering mixing different COVID-19 vaccines to improve efficacy of jabs, says top health official

Authorities have to "consider ways to solve the issue that efficacy rates of existing vaccines are not high", Chinese media outlet The Paper reported, citing Gao Fu, the head of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention

'Tika Utsav' is beginning of second war against COVID-19, says Narendra Modi on day 1 of initiative
India

'Tika Utsav' is beginning of second war against COVID-19, says Narendra Modi on day 1 of initiative

In a statement, Modi also pitched for 'zero vaccine waste' during the vaccination drive from 11 to 14 April, and urged people to ensure that not a single jab is wasted

COVID-19 surge: AAP MLA Raghav Chadha calls for 'vaccine universalisation' in letter to Narendra Modi
India

COVID-19 surge: AAP MLA Raghav Chadha calls for 'vaccine universalisation' in letter to Narendra Modi

In his letter, the AAP MLA said that the Centre has exported over 64 million doses to 84 countries, while Indian citizens are 'desperately looking for a vaccination centre that is open'

Amid skepticism, campaigns aimed at Black Americans across US persuade people to take the COVID-19 vaccine
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Amid skepticism, campaigns aimed at Black Americans across US persuade people to take the COVID-19 vaccine

With millions of dollars in assistance from President Joe Biden’s administration, local groups have urged Black Americans to roll up their sleeves for shots and set aside what for some is a shared historical distrust of science and government.

Three women in UP given anti-rabies injections instead of COVID-19 jabs, claim kin
India

Three women in UP given anti-rabies injections instead of COVID-19 jabs, claim kin

The women were administered the shots at a govt-run centre in Shamli. Amid demands for action against the medical staff, health centre in-charge Bijendra Singh said an inquiry will be conducted

COVID-19 surge: Ashok Gehlot asks Centre for 30 lakh vaccine doses, says Rajasthan's stock to end in 2 days
India

COVID-19 surge: Ashok Gehlot asks Centre for 30 lakh vaccine doses, says Rajasthan's stock to end in 2 days

Gehlot's demand before Prime Minister Narendra Modi comes on the heels of similar requests being made from states like Maharashtra and Gujarat

Amid blood clot scares, COVAX says it backs AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine
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Amid blood clot scares, COVAX says it backs AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Covax's first wave intended to distribute some 238.2 mn doses to 142 countries, out of which 237 mn were AstraZeneca doses.

'Why so few vaccines?': Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope accuses Centre of 'discrimination' over jab supply
India

'Why so few vaccines?': Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope accuses Centre of 'discrimination' over jab supply

Maharashtra health minister Rajesh Tope also said he has raised the "issue of vaccine discrimination" towards Maharashtra with Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, who has assured him that corrections will be made soon

Maharashtra: COVID-19 inoculation drive temporarily halted in Pune, Panvel and Satara due to shortage of doses
India

Maharashtra: COVID-19 inoculation drive temporarily halted in Pune, Panvel and Satara due to shortage of doses

In highest ever single-day spike, the state reported 59,907 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the overall caseload to 31,73,261

Tokyo Olympic-bound archers become first set of Indian athletes to get fully vaccinated
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Tokyo Olympic-bound archers become first set of Indian athletes to get fully vaccinated

The eight archers included Atanu Das, Tarundeep Rai, Pravin Jadhav and B Dhiraj (reserve) in men's and Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat, Komolika Bari and Madhu Vedwan (reserve) in the women's section.

AstraZeneca's Britain COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials for children paused due to blood clot concerns
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AstraZeneca's Britain COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials for children paused due to blood clot concerns

Britain and the vaccine's developers had until now resisted any restrictions in its use, saying that there was no proof of any link.