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The World Health Organisation has thanked India for "continued support" in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. India has been sending vaccines to countries in the Southeast Asian neighbourhood and to others like Brazil and Morocco. South Africa will also get the vaccine soon.
Indian River County officials announced Friday afternoon that the Florida Department of Health Indian River will hold two vaccination clinics next week for those 65 and older. The clinics will be held Wednesday, Jan. 27 and Thursday, Jan. 28 by appointment only at the Indian River County Fairgrounds (7955 58th Ave. in Vero Beach). COMPLETE CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE HERE. County officials say the online reservation system to receive the COVID-19 vaccination will open Monday, Jan. 25 at 9:30 a. m.
Fire erupted Thursday in a building under construction in India that is owned by the world’s largest vaccine maker, but the company said it would not affect production of a COVID-19 vaccine. The fire broke out at a Serum Institute of India (SII) building in the western city of Pune. Fire official Prashant Ranpise said the cause of the fire was not immediately clear, but it was contained to a facility under construction to boost production of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine. SII CEO Adar Poonawalla sought to reassure the global community the fire did not affect the company’s production of
Ukraine is in talks with Indian medical firm Serum Institute on supplying COVID-19 vaccines, Interfax Ukraine news agency quoted a deputy Ukrainian health minister as saying on Wednesday. "Negotiations are underway with an Indian manufacturer, Serum Institute, which can produce the American Novovax vaccine and has the ability to produce the AstraZeneca vaccine at the moment," Interfax quoted Ihor Ivashchenko as saying.
India on Wednesday starts the supply of its coronavirus vaccines to six nations in which Bhutan and Maldives will be the first recipients under its neighbourhood first policy as a ''goodwill gesture''. The step will pave the way for many mid-and lower-income countries to get supplies of the easy-to-store Oxford/AstraZeneca drug, of which it said it plans to ship millions of doses within days.
Coronavirus News Jan 19 highlights: Continuing its low streak of fresh daily cases, India on Tuesday recorded 10,064 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, the lowest single-day spike in seven months. With this, the overall tally of COVID-19 cases touched 1,05,81,837, according to the Union Health Ministry. India had recorded over 10,000 cases on June 6 last year for the first time, and within that week it had hovered around the same number before a steady climb that took the daily figures close to lakh cases in September.Get latest Healthcare online at cnbctv18.com
GENEVA — A panel of experts commissioned by the World Health Organization has criticized China and other countries for not moving to stem the initial outbreak of the coronavirus earlier and questioned whether the U.N. health agency should have labeled it a pandemic sooner. In a report issued Monday, the panel led by former Liberian
The next edition of Aero India, considered Asia's largest aerospace exhibition, will be held in its traditional venue of Bengaluru from 3 to 5 February.This year, Aero India 2021 would be a hybrid show, which means delegates would be present either physically or virtually
France's Indian Ocean territory of Mayotte will store its first vials of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine at a secret and secure location when they arrive on Sunday to deter would-be thieves, the local health authority chief said. A military plane will deliver the initial 975 doses to France's poorest territory as concerns grow about a new variant of COVID-19 detected in nearby South Africa and almost a month after the first shots were given in metropolitan France. The strenuous efforts to safeguard the vaccine in Mayotte, located between Mozambique and Madagascar, come after surgical face masks were stolen from the island's main hospital last spring and sold in the neighbouring Comoros archipelago.
Read more about Coronavirus LIVE: Telangana healthcare worker dies hours after vaccine jab on Business-standard. Coronavirus live updates: Till now 454,049 people have been vaccinated in India. Globally, 96.6 million people have been infected, of which, 10,596,442 are in India
Read more about Coronavirus LIVE: 198,596 active cases in India; vaccination target missed on Business-standard. Coronavirus live updates: Till now 454,049 people have been vaccinated in India. Globally, 96.6 million people have been infected, of which, 10,596,442 are in India
WASHINGTON >> President Donald Trump offered rare, kind words to his successor in a farewell video, while failing to address him by name, as he spent his final full day in office preparing to issue a flurry of pardons in a near-deserted White House, surrounded by an extraordinary security presence outside.
The number of people who have tested positive for the new UK variant of SARS-CoV-2 in the country has climbed to 141, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday. An additional 25 new cases with the variant have been detected as on Tuesday. The presence of the new UK variant has already been reported by several countries including Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, Italy,
India’s homegrown vaccine developer Bharat Biotech has warned people with weaker immunity and other medical conditions that include allergies, fever, or a bleeding disorder to consult a doctor before taking the shot — and if possible avoid the vaccine. The vaccine by Bharat Biotech ran into controversy after the Indian government allowed its use without
Coronavirus Vaccine India Live News, Covid-19 Vaccine & Cases Latest News Updates: India on Wednesday reported 15,223 new cases of coronavirus infections, the most in the last one week. So far, more than one crore and 6.1 lakh people have been infected. Almost 97 per cent of the infected people have recovered, while 1.92 lakh cases are currently active.
The company, Serum Institute of India, said the fire was restricted to a new facility it is building to increase the production of covid vaccines. News is also on China discrediting some vaccines; health care workers striking in Peru's capital; and England suffering its deadliest day.
Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: India's COVID-19 tally on Wednesday fell below the 2 lakh mark for the first time since June end last year. The total number of cases in the country stands at 1,05,95,660, with nearly 14,000 cases reported in the last 24 hours. The number of daily recoveries rose by almost 17,000 to a total of 1,02,45,741. The total death toll is at 1,52,718 with 162 fatalities reported in the last 24 hours. Get latest Healthcare online at cnbctv18.com
U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Pentagon warns the country is facing a series of enemies, both at home and abroad, and that it will fall, in part, to the United States military to overcome the dangers. Retired General Lloyd Austin appeared before lawmakers Tuesday and said his first priority if confirmed as the country’s next secretary of defense would be to make sure all military resources are brought to bear against the coronavirus pandemic. "The greatest challenge to our country right now ...
Doctors, nurses and others involved in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic should not hesitate the get themselves vaccinated, the government said today. Top medical experts and members of the government think tank NITI Aayog have requested people eligible for vaccination not to fall for rumours on safety, and that minor adverse effects are common and should not deter people from inoculation.