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Jammu And Kashmir L-G Launches Covid Vaccination Drive For 15-18 Age Group

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

"We are keeping our preparations ready. So far, we are saved from this (Omicron) threat," he said, adding "our effort is to provide the best possible (medical) services to the people".

Omicron Common Viral Fever, But Exercising Caution Important: Adityanath

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

He said eight Omicron cases have so far been reported in Uttar Pradesh and of the patients, three have recovered and the others are in home isolation.


Covid: Vaccination Starts For Younger Population In 15-18 Age Group

The Drugs Controller General of India granted emergency use authorisation to indigenously-developed Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for children above 12 years with certain conditions on December 24.

K'taka Govt Likely To Announce More COVID Containment Measures This Week

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Karnataka has been witnessing a surge in COVID cases over the last five days, with daily figures crossing the 1,000 mark. This even as 10 more cases of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus were detected in Karnataka on Sunday, taking the state's tally to 76.


Covid Vaccination For Children In 15-18 Age Group Kicks Off Across States

The process to vaccinate children has commenced amid a scare of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus.

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03 January, 2022

Need to hold vaccination on war footing, says MP CM Chouhan as inoculation drive for children begins

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Chouhan also sought the participation of the elected representatives, volunteers and religious leaders to encourage children to get vaccinated. The vaccination for this age group is to be held in the premises of schools only, the CM said in a statement.


02 January, 2022

Union Health Ministry Claims India's Covid Vaccination Drive Has Been One Of The World's Most Successful Programme

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Since the start of the national COVID-19 vaccination drive on January 16 last year, India has administered to over 90 per cent of its eligible citizens first doses and 65 per cent second doses.


01 January, 2022

Gujarat To Launch Week-long Drive From Jan 3 To Inoculate 15-18 Age Group Against COVID-19

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Efforts will be made to ensure that no child is left behind under the mega drive, he said, after reviewing the preparations for the campaign by video-conferencing with municipal commissioners and district collectors.


01 January, 2022

Registration Begins For Vaccination For 15-18 Age Group Population In Delhi

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The vaccine option for those in the 15-18 age group would only be Covaxin, according to the "Guidelines for Covid-19 vaccination of children between 15-18 years and precaution dose to HCWs, FLWs and 60+ population with comorbidities" issued by the Union health ministry.


30 December, 2021

Australian Open 2022: World No.1 Novak Djokovic’s Grand Slam Participation Still In Doubt

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It is worth noting that all spectators, staff and players at the Australian Open 2022 need to be double-vaccinated or have a medical exemption. Novak Djokovic, meanwhile, hasn't disclosed his vaccination status.


29 December, 2021

Thakur Takes Jibe At SP Chief Over Raids At Perfume Trader's Properties

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"Yadav is feeling for the perfume trader but he doesn't realise the pain of the poor. The illegal money (recovered from the trader) is meant for their development," Thakur said.


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29 December, 2021

Containment Zone Returns In Chennai, As Omicron Cases Rise To 45, TN Minister Says No Need To Panic

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Pointing out that England and world over several countries were shifting the treatment protocols asking the asymptomatic persons to undergo treatment at home, the Minister said the state too apart from following the guidelines would closely monitor the cases.


29 December, 2021

ATP Cup 2022: Novak Djokovic Withdraws From Team Event Ahead Of Australian Open

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No reason was given but Novak Djokovic has declined to comment on his vaccination status in recent months and Australia's strict regulations require all players, officials and fans to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


29 December, 2021

Covid-19: Corbevax, Covovax Approval Brings Spotlight On India-US Collaboration

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Covid-19: The India has approved the use of Corbevax and Covovax against the virus, while the anti-viral drug Molnupiravir has been given approval to be used in emergency situations.


28 December, 2021

Biological E Aims To Produce 100 Mn Doses/Month Of Corbevax From Feb 2022

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Corbevax has completed two Phase III clinical trials involving more than 3000 subjects between the ages of 18 and 80 at 33 study sites across India.


28 December, 2021

8 Vaccines, 4 Treatments in India’s Covid-19 Arsenal

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The two-dose vaccine uses adenoviruses that infect chimpanzees to carry the gene responsible for the spike protein of the novel coronavirus.


28 December, 2021

Government, Congress Face-Off On Covid Vaccination

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"The tall claim of the government that the entire adult population will be fully vaccinated by December 31 has gone up in smoke. The start of the booster dose, while it is absolutely necessary, will further expose the demand-supply gap," Chidambaram said on Twitter.


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28 December, 2021

CDSCO Panel Recommends Emergency Use Authorisation For SII’s Covid Vaccine Covovax

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The government had recently permitted the export of 2 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine Covovax to Indonesia produced in India by SII, as the jab had not yet been approved for emergency use in the country, official sources had said.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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