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Turkey starts vaccination at nursing homes

Istanbul, Jan 20 | Turkey started vaccinating citizens residing or working in nursing homes against Covid-19 on Tuesday, Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca announced...

UAE vaccination doses surpass 2mn, covering 21% of population

Abu Dhabi, Jan 20 | The United Arab Emirates has so far administered more than two million doses of coronavirus vaccine, the country's health...

Turkey extends Covid-19 vaccination to nursing homes

Ankara, Jan 20 | Turkey's vaccination campaign has been extended to the people staying and working in care and nursing homes and the citizens...

Brazil launches mass Covid-19 vaccination campaign

Brasilia, Jan 19 | Brazil, currently one of the hardest-hit countries in the world by the pandemic, has launched its mass vaccination campaign against...

SCBA writes to law minister seeking vaccination for legal fraternity

New Delhi, Jan 18 | The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Monday wrote to Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad seeking vaccination for...

Experts advise people to avoid alcohol during vaccination

New Delhi, Jan 18 | Alcohol intake should be avoided after getting the first jab of the Covid-19 vaccine for some days and abstinence...

Brazil to begin mass Covid-19 vaccination this week

Brasilia, Jan 18 | Brazil will begin a mass vaccination drive against the novel coronavirus starting from Wednesday onwards, according to Health Minister Eduardo...

No side effects from vaccination in K’taka: Health Minister

Bengaluru, Jan 17 | Asserting that the two Covid vaccines were safe, Karnataka Health Minister K. Sudhakar on Sunday said there were no side...

Afghanistan launches polio vaccination targeting 9.9mn kids

Kabul, Jan 17 | The Afghan Public Health Ministry on Sunday launched a nationwide campaign to administer polio vaccines to 9.9 million children under...

Delhi reports 51 cases of minor adverse events post vaccination

New Delhi, Jan 16 | On the first day of the nationwide coronavirus vaccine rollout, 51 healthcare workers developed minor adverse events following...

Maha stalls vaccination drive for 2 days due to CoWin app...

Mumbai, Jan 16 | The Maharashtra government late on Saturday suspended the Covid-19 vaccination drive in the state till Tuesday owing to technical glitches...

PM monitors real-time data of vaccination across country

By Navneet MishraNew Delhi, Jan 16 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday monitored the real-time data of Covid-19 immunisation across all the states...

Covid vaccination drive: Over 1.91L beneficiaries innoculated on Day 1 (Ld)

New Delhi, Jan 16 | The Centre on Saturday said that over 1.91 lakh beneficiaries were inoculated on the first day of the vaccination...

Covid vaccination drive: 1.65L beneficiaries innoculated on Day 1

New Delhi, Jan 16 | The Centre on Saturday said that as many as 1.65 lakh beneficiaries were inoculated on the first day of...

NE states join nationwide Covid vaccination drive

Guwahati/Agartala, Jan 16 | The eight northeastern states joined the nationwide Covid-19 vaccination drive on Saturday with thousands of...

Vaccination drive begins in Bengal, doc gets 1st shot

Kolkata, Jan 16 | The Covid-19 vaccination drive began in West Bengal on Saturday with a doctor of a private hospital receiving the first...

Bhutan PM congratulates Modi on ‘landmark’ Covid vaccination drive

Lhasa, Jan 16 | Bhutanese Prime Minister Lotay Tshering on Saturday congratulated his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on the launch of India's "landmark" Covid-19...

WHO hopes Covid vaccination ‘underway in every country in next 100...

Geneva, Jan 16 | World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has urged fairness to the access of COovid-19 vaccines, saying he wants...

Andhra CM witnesses Covid vaccination at Vijayawada GGH

Amaravati, Jan 16 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy personally witnessed Coronavirus vaccination at government general hospital (GGH) in...

PM launches world’s largest vaccination drive in India

New Delhi, Jan 16 | India began the world's largest Covid-19 vaccination programme on Saturday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching the drive aimed...

Norway probes 23 elderly patients’ death after Pfizer vaccination

London, Jan 16 | After the news broke that 23 elderly patients died in Norway following their immunization with the Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA vaccine against...

WHO advises against Covid vaccination proof for int’l travel

Geneva, Jan 16 | The World Health Organization's (WHO) Emergency Committee on Covid-19 has advised countries not to require proof of vaccination or immunity...

Italy hits 1 mn dose vaccination mark

Rome, Jan 16 | Italy passed a positive milestone, with 1 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine having been administered just 19 days after the...

Andhra to launch vaccination at 332 locations on Saturday

Amaravati, Jan 15 | Andhra Pradesh government has identified 332 locations in the state to launch the coronavirus vaccination programme, as part of Saturday's...

Northeast gears up for vaccination drive

Guwahati/Agartala/Imphal, Jan 15 | The eight northeastern states are geared up to start the first phase of Covid vaccination drive on Saturday along with...

India all set for world’s largest vaccination drive (Curtain-raiser)

New Delhi, Jan 15 | Almost a year after reporting the first case of deadly coronavirus, which has claimed over 1.5 lakh lives in...

National capital all geared up for vaccination drive

By Aakanksha KhajuriaNew Delhi, Jan 15 | A day ahead of the commencement of the world's biggest immunization exercise, the national capital...

Turkey begins mass Covid-19 vaccination with Sinovac’s jabs

Istanbul, Jan 15 | Turkey launched the mass vaccination program against Covid-19 with the vaccines developed by China's Sinovac company.According to the Turkish Health...

Indonesia starts massive Covid-19 vaccination drive

Jakarta, Jan 15 | Indonesia launched its massive Covid-19 vaccination program with health workers as the main priority group, a day after President Joko...

Goa health department’s sanitation workers to get first vaccination shots: Official

Panaji, Jan 14 | Sanitation workers who have been part of the state Health Department's Covid-19 teams will be the first recipients of the...

Delhi: Vaccination points to scale up to 225 within a week

By Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Jan 14 | The Delhi government is expecting to scale up the vaccination centres to 225 within a week of...

Vaccination drive in Delhi at 81 places, 4 days a week:...

New Delhi, Jan 14 | Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that the vaccination drive against coronavirus will be carried out at...

Vaccination drive in Delhi at 81 places, 4 days a week:...

New Delhi, Jan 14 | Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that the vaccination drive will be carried out at 81 centres...

Brazil’s Covid-19 vaccination drive to begin Jan end

Brasilia, Jan 14 | Brazil's vaccination campaign against the novel coronavirus will begin at the end of January in pandemic hotspot Manaus, capital of...

Delhi govt axes 12 pvt, 2 govt hospitals as vaccination sites

By Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Jan 13 | The Delhi government has reduced the number of vaccination sites approved for the launch of Covid immunisation...

Goa preps for vaccination drive; 2,350 vials in storage facility

Panaji, Jan 13 | Goa is gearing up to administer the first doses of the Covid-19 vaccine, with 23,500 shots arriving in the state...

Vaccination gathers pace in Europe amid new Covid-19 variants

Geneva, Jan 13 | As concerns over new Covid-19 variants and high death toll from the pandemic linger in a large part of Europe,...

Covid vaccination: Worst-hit Mumbai gets the lion’s share

Mumbai, Jan. Jan 12 | Worst-hit by the Covid-19 pandemic with 19,260-plus deaths till date, the highest in India, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region...

Covid-19 Vaccination: Maha geared up for life-saver jab

Mumbai, Jan 12 | With 963,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine being allotted and received on Tuesday, Maharashtra is all prepared to start administering...

California to open mass vaccination sites

San Francisco, Jan 12 | California Governor Gavin Newsom announced that the state would open mass vaccination sites in major cities to step up...

SII’s Covid vaccination era kicks off to save India

Pune, Jan 12 | The much-anticipated Covid vaccination era finally kicked off when three trucks laden with the doses of the vaccine, rolled out...

NYS starts COVID-19 vaccination for group 1B, including 75+ years old

New York, Jan 12 | New Yorkers within priority group 1B can now begin scheduling appointments with individual providers, including pharmacies, local health departments,...

Eight Goa hospitals to participate in vaccination drive

Panaji, Jan 11 | Five government and three private hospitals have been identified for rolling out the Covid-19 vaccination drive, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant...

UP conducts final dry-run of Covid vaccination

Lucknow, Jan 11 | The third dry run of Covid-19 vaccination at 1,500 centres is being carried out in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, officials...

Israel starts Covid-19 vaccination for educational workers

Tel Aviv, Jan 11 | Israel has started a nationwide Covid-19 vaccination campaign for all teachers and other educational workers, the Ministry of Education...

Jordan to start Covid-19 vaccination campaign from Jan 13

Amman, Jan 11 | Jordan will start a nationwide vaccination campaign against the novel coronavirus from Wednesday onwards, Health Minister Nathir Obeidat said.Addressing a...

89 Delhi hospitals chosen for Covid vaccination drive’s first phase

New Delhi, Jan 10 | With the world's biggest vaccination drive slated to roll out across India from January 16, the Delhi government on...

Covid vaccination drive to kick off in India on Jan 16

New Delhi, Jan 9 | The Union Health Ministry said on Saturday that the much-awaited coronavirus vaccination drive will kick off on January 16."It...

NY expands eligible pool of trainees for Covid-19 vaccination

New York, Jan 9 | New York is encouraging eligible residents to take the required training to become vaccinators and support the state's Covid-19...

Guterres waiting for his Covid-19 vaccination: Spokesman

United Nations, Jan 9 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is waiting to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, his spokesman said."We plan to follow...

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MINI India delivers 512 cars in 2020, grows 34% in Q4

New Delhi, Jan 20 | BMW Group India's premium small car brand MINI India has delivered a strong performance of 512 cars in the...