18 Jul 2023COVID-19
The latest data released by World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) shows the recovery of immunization services in many countries post-COVID-19.
23 Feb 2023Gurugram
A woman and her 10-year-old son were rescued on Tuesday after three years of self-imposed confinement following the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
26 Jan 2023COVID-19
Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya and Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday launched Bharat Biotech's iNCOVACC, which is reportedly India's first intranasal COVID-19 vaccine.
28 Dec 2022Delhi
All government-run facilities in Delhi have run out of free COVID-19 booster vaccine, shows the Co-WIN app.
23 Dec 2022COVID-19
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya informed on Friday that the Centre has approved Bharat Biotech's nasal vaccine to be used as a heterologous booster.
22 Dec 2022Serum Institute of India
The Serum Institute of India (SII) has sought the Drugs Controller General of India's (DCGI) approval to roll out its Covovax in the market as a booster dose for adults.
22 Dec 2022World Health Organization
The World Health Organization's (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Wednesday expressed serious concerns over the unprecedented surge of COVID-19 cases in China.
19 Dec 2022China
The number of COVID-19 cases is rising in China while a section of citizens, especially the elderly, is demonstrating vaccine hesitancy, reported Reuters.
13 Sep 2022Narendra Modi
The lumpy skin disease (LSD) has claimed the lives of about 67,000 cattle in seven Indian states and one union territory, as per the data furnished by the central government on Monday.
31 Aug 2022Cancer
India is all set to get its first indigenous cervical cancer vaccine this week.
09 Aug 2022World Health Organization
India is likely to adopt a new strategy to battle the monkeypox virus.
26 Jul 2022Union Health Ministry
Amid the rising monkeypox scare, Serum Institute of India (SII) CEO Adar Poonawalla said on Tuesday they are in talks with American biotech company Novavax to develop a messenger RNA (mRNA) vaccine for it.
17 Jul 2022Narendra Modi
India on Sunday crossed the milestone of administering two billion COVID-19 vaccine doses.
16 Jul 2022West Bengal
India on Saturday reported over 20,000 new COVID-19 cases, a slight increase from the previous day.
15 Jul 2022Health & Wellness
India kicked off its free COVID-19 booster dose drive for adults on Friday.
11 Jul 2022India
Bhargav Sri Prakash, an Indian biomedical tech entrepreneur, was recently awarded the world's first patent for a "digital vaccine"—a platform that addresses real-world health issues via the metaverse—by the US Patent and Trademark Office.
03 Jul 2022Kerala
India on Sunday reported over 16,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decrease of nearly 1,000 cases from the previous day.
24 Jun 2022World Health Organization
A recent study stated that COVID-19 vaccines helped prevent more than 42 lakh potential deaths in India in 2021.
19 Jun 2022Maharashtra
India on Sunday reported nearly 13,000 new COVID-19 cases, a slight decrease of around 300 cases from the previous day.
17 Jun 2022Maharashtra
India on Friday reported over 12,800 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 600 cases from the previous day.
13 Jun 2022Union Health Ministry
India on Monday reported 8,084 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry.
01 Jun 2022Union Health Ministry
India on Wednesday reported over 2,700 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of around 400 cases from the previous day.
26 May 2022Union Health Ministry
India on Thursday reported over 2,600 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of more than 500 cases from the previous day.
25 May 2022COVID-19
India saw a single-day rise of 2,124 new COVID-19 infections, according to the Union Health Ministry data on Wednesday.
14 May 2022Delhi
India on Saturday reported nearly 2,900 new COVID-19 cases, a marginal increase from the previous day.
04 May 2022India
India is set to begin the phase-2 trials of the world's first one-shot pneumococcal vaccine for adults soon.
29 Apr 2022Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
India is likely to get its first vaccine for Dengue soon as the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is all set to submit its clinical trial protocol to the country's drug regulator CDSCO by June.
16 Mar 2022World Health Organization
National Vaccination Day, also known as National Immunization Day, is celebrated every year on March 16 to raise awareness about vaccination and its importance while commemorating India's victory over the polio disease.
09 Mar 2022COVID-19
The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has granted Emergency Use Authorisation to the coronavirus vaccine Covovax for restricted emergency use in children above the age of 12.
07 Mar 2022COVID-19 India
The subject expert committee (SEC) of India's drug regulatory authority Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) has recommended phase-3 clinical trials of Covovax as a booster dose against COVID-19 in adults, Mint reported.
24 Jan 2022World Health Organization
The COVID-19 pandemic has entered a new phase in Europe, with the Omicron variant potentially putting an end to it, said Hans Kluge, the regional director at the World Health Organization (WHO).
01 Jan 2022United States of America
Children are being admitted to hospitals in huge numbers due to the significant increase in COVID-19 cases in the US.
13 Dec 2021England
United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday warned of an impending Omicron "tidal wave."
17 Sep 2021White House
Nicki Minaj's tweet on vaccines causing infertility in men and women has sparked opposition from all corners, her fans, The White House, Trinidad and Tobago Health Minister and health experts.
01 Aug 2021Google Play (Google Play Store)
Mainstream dating platforms, including Tinder and Bumble, have teamed up with government agencies to encourage users to get vaccinated.
16 Jul 2021Delhi High Court
The Centre told the Delhi High Court Friday that ongoing clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines for those below 18 years are nearing completion.
16 Jul 2021Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
India's COVID-19 cases are declining "very slowly," the central government noted on Friday, adding that the same serves as a warning signal for an imminent third wave.