The EU drug regulator said research in more than 3,700 children aged 12 to 17 showed that the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine produced a comparable antibody response.
While Covishield has an emergency use listing from the WHO, it is yet to receive a similar approval from the European Union.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday took up the issue of inclusion of Covishield in the EU digital Covid certificate scheme during a meeting with the High Representative of the European Union.
If authorized, it would be the second Covid-19 vaccine for children to be cleared in the European Union
President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said the EU stands in 'full solidarity' with the people of India.
Lofty hopes that the crisis would encourage a new and tighter bloc to face a common challenge have given way to the reality of division, where each member is busy tackling the other
The European Union will revise its laws dealing with pesticides, in a move to promote sustainability
All those arriving from other EU countries will be required to produce a negative virus test, says French PM Jean Castex
Only about 200,000 people applied for the vaccine in Serbia, a country of 7 million, in the days after authorities opened the procedure.
An ongoing investigation into the cyberattack showed that hackers obtained emails and documents related to the evaluation of experimental coronavirus vaccines, EU officials said
The European Medicines Agency has already approved Pfizer and Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccines
The European Union has ordered 80 million doses of the Moderna vaccine so far.
The statement comes in the backdrop of Iran declaring that it will increase Uranium levels at its Fordo nuclear facility by up to 20 percent
The first shipments of the vaccine developed Pfizer were limited to just under 10,000 doses in most EU countries, with mass vaccination scheduled to begin only in January
EU envoys are expected to meet on Monday to discuss the document, drawn up over nine intense months of talks.
The breakthrough came Thursday with just over a week to go until the UK's split is completed.
Customers now expect banks to maximize digital interactions and come up with digital alternatives for their day-to-day banking needs as they are now more open to trying out a new app than they were before the COVID-19 pandemic.
The list is to be updated every 14 days, with new countries being added or dropped off depending on whether they are keeping the pandemic under control.
Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.PTI Photo
A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.PTI Photo/S. Irfan
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.PTI Photo
Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.PTI Photo
Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
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Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates