The state health department has written to Covaxin maker Bharat Biotech for procuring one crore vaccine doses
SII's COVID-19 vaccine Covishield to cost Rs 400/dose for state govts, Rs 600/dose for private hospitals
Covishield vaccine price: The announcement comes two days after the central government decided to open up vaccinations against Covid-19 to those above the age of 18 years.
'Common people will suffer': Rahul Gandhi says Centre's new COVID vaccination policy similar to demonetisation
The Congress has termed the government policy, which allows manufacturers to sell vaccines directly to states and private hospitals, as 'discriminatory and inequitable'
Post-operative procedure performed on Sharad Pawar days after gall bladder surgery, says Nawab Malik
The NCP chief had undergone a laparoscopic surgery on his gall bladder at Mumbai's Breach Candy Hospital on 12 April
Shankha Ghosh, renowned Bengali poet and Padma Bhushan awardee, passes away at 89 due to COVID-19 complications
Ghosh, known for being vocal on various social and political issues, was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2011 and conferred the prestigious Jnanpith Award in 2016.
As per the order, the night curfew in 13 districts will start from 7 pm instead of 9 pm and continue till 5 am
The whereabouts of the employees are not known and the abductors have not made any contact with the family or the company so far
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,32,76,039, while the case fatality rate has further dropped to 1.17 percent
Despite the talks, in Kashmir the curbs persist on separatist leaders, with some of them who are lodged in New Delhi's Tihar Jail even complaining of being denied medical attention
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'The message of Lord Ram to all of us is that we should follow the boundaries of appropriate behaviour', said the prime minister
Kishor's statement came after Modi addressed the nation on Tuesday on the coronavirus situation amid a surge in cases
Maharashtra cabinet favours 'strict lockdown', CM likely to make announcement tonight, says Rajesh Tope
The state has been reporting over 50,000 new cases every day in the last two weeks but people are still flouting the existing restrictions on movement and gatherings, Tope said
COVID-19 mortality rate lower in second wave, but correlation between vaccination and mortality rate unclear
As India readies for the next phase of vaccination, the question that remains unanswered is whether or not the vaccination drive has played a role in keeping the COVID-19 mortality rate low
George Floyd, 46, was a grandfather, a rapper known as Big Floyd and a security guard who had lost his job during the coronavirus pandemic
West Bengal Election 2021: BJP vice-president, TMC ministers in fray among 43 seats in Phase 6 today; date, time of polling
This phase will witness the stiff competition between the ruling Trinamool Congress and its main rival BJP
Cong terms Centre's COVID immunisation policy 'discriminatory', demands 'one nation, one price' for vaccine
Addressing a joint virtual press conference, Congress leaders P Chidambaram, Jairam Ramesh and Ajay Maken said the new policy would put an additional burden on states which are already cash-strapped
The Lokayukta had held that Jaleel violated the oath of office by appointing his relative to the post of general manager of the Kerala State Minority Development Finance Corporation
UP, Maharashtra impose COVID-19 curbs, PM says lockdown last resort; Delhi sends oxygen shortage SOS
Earlier in the day, the Maharashtra government had said that grocery and food shops will remain open only between 7 am to 11 am till 1 May, to discourage people from venturing out for non-essential chores.
Narendra Modi says lockdown should be last resort, urges migrant workers to stay put and get vaccinated
The address came just hours after his meeting with vaccine manufacturers, in which he urged them to continuously scale up their production capacity to inoculate all Indians in the shortest possible time