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Modi, Mamata Both Figure On TIME List Of '100 Most Influential People' Of 2021

Sep 16, 2021 Sharmila Bhowmick

The political rivals rub shoulders with world ‘Leaders’: Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Donald Trump, Abdul Ghani Baradar. Adar Poonawal figures on the list of ‘Pioneers’.

‘It May Start Blame Game’: Serum Institute’s Cyrus Poonawalla Against Mixing Covid Vaccines

Aug 13, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The efficacy of this approach has not been proven in field trials involving thousands of participants, Cyrus Poonawalla said

Record Indian Students Get Admitted To UK Universities In 2021

This year’s admission of Indian students to UK Universities, marks an overall increase of 19 percent in comparison to the previous year.

Father-Daughter Duo Who Risked Life For Vaccine Trial Begs For Jabs For Kin

Jul 18, 2021 Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Santosh K More has raised the issue in a tweet tagging PM Modi and Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla

Not Received Marketing Authorisation Application For Covishield: EU Medical Body

While Covishield has an emergency use listing from the WHO, it is yet to receive a similar approval from the European Union.

29 June, 2021

Not Received Any Application Seeking Approval For Covishield: European Medicines Agency

Outlook Web Bureau

Serum Institute of India’s Covishield has not received the EU Covid-19 Vaccination Passport due to which those vaccinated with Covishield will not be able to travel across the EU

28 June, 2021

Serum CEO Adar Poonawala Assures Help To Indians Facing Travel Issues Due To Covishield Vaccine

Outlook Web Bureau

The travellers vaccinated with Covishield may not be eligible for the European Union ‘Green Pass’- an immunity document that is meant to ease travel

25 June, 2021

Serum Institute Manufacturing First Batch Of Covovax Covid-19 Vaccine, Says Poonawalla

Outlook Web Bureau

Taking to Twitter, SII CEO said, 'Excited to witness the first batch of Covovax (developed by @Novavax) being manufactured this week at our facility in Pune.'

23 May, 2021

‘Not Company’s View’: Serum Institute On Executive’s Remark On Covid Vaccination Drive

Outlook Web Bureau

In a letter to the Union Health Ministry on May 22, Serum Institute clarified that the statement by its executive director Suresh Jadav at a recent event is not the view of the company.

18 May, 2021

Committed To India’s Inoculation Drive, Never Exported Vaccines At Cost Of Indians: Serum Institute

Outlook Web Bureau

Serum continues to scale up manufacturing and prioritise India. It also hopes to start delivering (vaccines) to COVAX and other countries by end of this year, Serum Institute of India said

18 May, 2021

Adar Poonawalla Exits Panacea Biotec; Sells Entire Stake For Rs 118 Crore


As per BSE block deal data, Poonawalla sold 31,57,034 scrips he held in the firm at a price of Rs 373.85 per share, taking the total deal value to Rs 118.02 crore.

30 April, 2021

Don’t Queue Up For Vaccines Tomorrow, We’ve Not Got Vaccines Yet: Arvind Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

'We’ve not received the vaccines yet, we are in constant touch with the company. We are hopeful that vaccines will reach by tomorrow or the day after,' Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said

28 April, 2021

Serum Institute Of India Chief Adar Poonawalla Granted ‘Y’ Category Security

Outlook Web Bureau

Making the announcement, Union government officials said the aim of the move was to protect the Pune-based businessman from 'potential threats'

24 April, 2021

Serum Institute Defends Covishield Pricing, Says ‘Inaccurate Comparison’

Outlook Web Bureau

Serum Institute of India (SII) in a statement clarified that there was an 'inaccurate comparison' done between the global prices of the vaccine with India.

21 April, 2021

Serum Institute Announces Prices Of Covishield: Rs 400 For State Govt And Rs 600 For Private Hospitals

Outlook Web Bureau

This comes ahead of the new round of vaccinations from May 1 that will include all above 18.

19 April, 2021

US Export Ban Likely To Impact Covid-19 Vaccine Production In India

Outlook Web Bureau

The production of at least 160 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines (per month) may come to a halt in the coming weeks if the US doesn’t provide 37 critical medical equipment, reports claimed

07 April, 2021

Chose To Prioritise India For Two Months: Adar Poonawalla On Vaccine Export

Associated Press (AP)

'We are going to have to keep supplying to India, and not anywhere else. Because we have to protect our nation', said Serum Institute of India's CEO Adar Poonawalla.

27 March, 2021

Serum Institute Of India All Set To Launch Its Second Covid-19 Vaccine ‘Covovax’

Outlook Web Bureau

Clinical trials for covid-19 vaccine ‘Covovax’ have begun in India and Serum Institute hopes to launch it by September, SII CEO Adar Poonawalla said.

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An injured BJP worker being carried after being beaten by alleged TMC workers, during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

BJP leader Subhendu Adhikari addresses during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal (unseen) at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

A rickshaw-puller rides past the mural depicting Hindu god Hanuman, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

Debris lie on the ground after a three-storey building that housed metro construction workers collapsed in Lakkasandra area in Bengaluru. No casualties reported so far.

PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak

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Caste Your Vote: Why A Caste Census Could Radically Change India’s Political Map

Opposition parties unite for implementation of a long-standing demand. Will the Modi Government bite the bullet?


A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World

There is no need to contextualise Hathras. It is a standalone story. A warning, a trigger, a tragedy.

Chinki Sinha
A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World


Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls

A Dalit Sikh CM from the neglected Puad region is a smart move, queering the pitch for the grand old party’s rivals.

Amandeep Sandhu
Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls


Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

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

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu