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Biological E Seeks EUA For Corbevax As Booster In Adults Vaccinated With Covishield, Covaxin

Biological E Seeks EUA For Corbevax As Booster In Adults Vaccinated With Covishield, Covaxin

According to the EUA application submitted to DCGI, Biological E in a phase-3 placebo-controlled clinical study, based on the drug regulator's nod, has evaluated the safety and immunogenicity of Corbevax as a single-dose booster in Covid-negative adults fully...

11 May 2022
SII To Give Free Covishield Vials To Pvt Vaccination Centres To Compensate For Price Difference

SII To Give Free Covishield Vials To Pvt Vaccination Centres To Compensate For Price Difference

Vaccine majors SII and Bharat Biotech on Saturday said they have decided to cut the prices of the precaution dose of their respective COVID-19 vaccines to Rs...

10 April 2022

No Impact Of WHO Action On Covaxin, Have Not Supplied To Any UN Agency: Bharat Biotech

Citing good manufacturing practices deficiencies, the World Health Organization (WHO) on April 2 confirmed the suspension of supply of Covaxin

Second Covishield Dose Can Be Given Between 8-16 Weeks After First Dose, Says NTAGI Reducing Gap

Second Covishield Dose Can Be Given Between 8-16 Weeks After First Dose, Says NTAGI Reducing Gap

The recommendation for Covishield is yet to be implemented in the national COVID-19 vaccination programme.

20 March 2022

Ladakh Records 24 New COVID-19 Cases

The death toll due to the disease remained unchanged at 228 — 168 in Leh and 60 in Kargil.

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27 January 2022
Covishield And Covaxin Get Regular Market Approval For Use In Adult Population

Covishield And Covaxin Get Regular Market Approval For Use In Adult Population

India's nation-wide COVID-19 vaccination programme was launched on January 16, 2021 and as of today, more than 160 crore doses have been administered.


27 January 2022
DCGI Grants Regular Market Approval For Covishield, Covaxin

DCGI Grants Regular Market Approval For Covishield, Covaxin

DCGI's  approval came after the Subject Expert Committee (SEC) on Covid-19 of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) recommended granting...


26 January 2022
Regular Market Approval Likely To Cap Covishield, Covaxin Price At Rs 275

Regular Market Approval Likely To Cap Covishield, Covaxin Price At Rs 275

According to official sources, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has already been directed to start working towards capping the price to...


19 January 2022
NEWSFLASH: Govt Expert Panel Recommends Regular Market Approval For  Covishield And Covaxin

NEWSFLASH: Govt Expert Panel Recommends Regular Market Approval For Covishield And Covaxin

According to official sources, govt expert panel recommended regular market approval for SII's Covishield and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin,



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04 January 2022
Covaxin And Covishield Taken In Mix And Match, 4 Times Effective: Study

Covaxin And Covishield Taken In Mix And Match, 4 Times Effective: Study

If Covishield and Covaxin are taken as first and second shots in any order, the antibody response becomes 4 times higher, a study by Hyderabad-based AIG...


03 January 2022
Centre should allow vaccination of children in 12-15 age group: Maha health minister

Centre should allow vaccination of children in 12-15 age group: Maha health minister

Talking to reporters in Jalna after the commencement of the vaccination drive for the 15-18 age group, Tope said the central government should also rethink on...


03 December 2021
CDSCO Approves Shelf Life Of COVID-19 Vaccines

CDSCO Approves Shelf Life Of COVID-19 Vaccines

Responding to a question on the shelf life of Covid vaccines approved in the country and their active period among the vaccinated people, Mandaviya, in a...


22 November 2021
Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Of 18 Lakh People Overdue In West Bengal

Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Of 18 Lakh People Overdue In West Bengal

Around 18 lakh people in West Bengal have not turned up in time for the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, owing to a number of reasons - contracting the virus...


22 October 2021
Covishield Gets Poland's Recognition, Exemption From Quarantine Granted For Those Who Take It

Covishield Gets Poland's Recognition, Exemption From Quarantine Granted For Those Who Take It

Earlier this month, the UK announced that Indians, fully vaccinated with Covishield vaccine, will no longer require to undergo quarantine on their arrival in...


22 October 2021
100 Crore Shots: How India Achieved Covid-19 Vaccination Milestone In 280 Days

100 Crore Shots: How India Achieved Covid-19 Vaccination Milestone In 280 Days

Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the feat as 'a journey from anxiety to assurance' that has made India stronger.


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02 October 2021
Countries On Vaccine Eligibility List Under 'Constant Review', Say UK Govt Sources After India’s Reciprocal Action

Countries On Vaccine Eligibility List Under 'Constant Review', Say UK Govt Sources After India’s Reciprocal Action

The British government is yet to officially respond to India’s plans to impose quarantine restrictions on vaccinated British travellers from Monday, in a...


01 October 2021
Covishield Gets Australian Medicine Regulator's Approval For Incoming Travellers

Covishield Gets Australian Medicine Regulator's Approval For Incoming Travellers

Prime Minister Scott Morrison's office said the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has advised that Coronavac (Sinovac) and Covishield should be considered...


23 September 2021
Ease International Travel By Mutual Recognition Of Vaccine Certificates: PM Modi

Ease International Travel By Mutual Recognition Of Vaccine Certificates: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while speaking at Global COVID Summit in the US addressed the vaccine certificate recognition issue as Indians are facing...


03 September 2021
Kerala Facing Major Shortage Of Covishield Vaccine: Health Minister

Kerala Facing Major Shortage Of Covishield Vaccine: Health Minister

The districts- Kollam, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Kozhikode and Kannur- are facing the shortage and only 1.4 lakh doses are remaining in the state's...


26 August 2021
Centre To Receive 20 Crores Of Covishield Doses From Serum Institute In September

Centre To Receive 20 Crores Of Covishield Doses From Serum Institute In September

The Pune-based SII has already supplied 12 crore doses of the COVID-19 vaccine in August, they said.


19 August 2021
Over 3.86 Crore People Yet To Get Complete Vaccination Within Stipulated Time: Govt

Over 3.86 Crore People Yet To Get Complete Vaccination Within Stipulated Time: Govt

Activist Raman Sharma had filed a query under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, seeking to know from the government the number of people who had received the...


16 August 2021
Centre Allows Kerala Govt Firm To Purchase 10 Lakh Covishield Doses From Private Sector Quota

Centre Allows Kerala Govt Firm To Purchase 10 Lakh Covishield Doses From Private Sector Quota

It has been communicated to the state that these doses should be administered at private hospitals only.


11 August 2021
Mixing Covaxin and Covishield: India's Drug Authority Gives Nod To Study, Trials

Mixing Covaxin and Covishield: India's Drug Authority Gives Nod To Study, Trials

India's drug regulator has given permission to the Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore to conduct a study on mixing two Covid-19 vaccines, Covaxin and...


08 August 2021
Combination Of Covishield, Covaxin Better Than 2 Doses Of Same Vaccine: ICMR Study

Combination Of Covishield, Covaxin Better Than 2 Doses Of Same Vaccine: ICMR Study

The study involved 98 people, 18 of whom had inadvertently received Covishield as first dose and Covaxin as the second in Uttar Pradesh.


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