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Thursday, October 01, 2020

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ICMR flags chances of Chinese 'Cat Que Virus' in India

New Delhi: ICMR scientists have flagged presence of another Chinese virus called 'Cat Que Virus', which has a 'potential' to cause disease in India, ...

Heavy rain to lash central, north Kerala; yellow alert in 7 districts

Kochi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rain in central and north Kerala on Tuesday. Based on this, yellow alert has bee...

Heavy rains lash Kerala, 'orange alert' in 10 districts

Kochi: Heavy rains continued to lash Kerala on Monday with the IMD issuing an 'orange alert' for 10 districts after a low-pressure area had formed ov...

Russia to supply 100 million doses of Sputnik V vaccine to Dr Reddy’s

New Delhi: The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Limited, a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in India...

Coronavirus created in a govt lab in Wuhan, reveals Chinese virologist

New Delhi: In a major revelation, Chinese virologist Dr. Li-Meng Yan has claimed that coronavirus was made in a Wuhan laboratory. Dr. Li-Meng Yan, wh...

Serum Institute pauses COVID-19 vaccine trials in India

New Delhi: Serum Institute of India, which is manufacturing the coronavirus vaccine Covishield being developed by the Oxford University along with ph...

Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine trial put on hold

London: AstraZeneca has 'voluntarily paused' late-stage trials of the highly-anticipated COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with the University of Oxf...

WHO says widespread COVID-19 vaccines not expected until mid-2021

Geneva: The World Health Organization does not expect widespread vaccinations against Covid-19 until the middle of next year, a spokeswoman said, str...

U.S says it won’t join global effort to find COVID-19 vaccine

Washington: The Trump administration said that it will not work with an international cooperative effort to develop and distribute a Covid-19 vaccine...

China administering COVID-19 vaccines since July

China has been using an experimental coronavirus vaccine on people who work in 'high risk' professions since July, including front line medical profe...

Hong Kong reports 'first case' of coronavirus reinfection

Hong Kong: University of Hong Kong scientists claim to have the first evidence of someone being reinfected with the virus that causes Covid-19. Genet...

Russia looking for partnership with India for producing 'Sputnik V'

New Delhi: Russia is looking for a partnership with India for producing COVID-19 vaccine 'Sputnik V', Kirill Dmitriev, the CEO of the Russian Direct ...

India eyes 50 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine in first purchase

Pune: The Central government is contemplating an initial order of around 50 lakh doses of coronavirus vaccine for frontline workers, army personnel, ...

Serum Institute of India to start phase II trials of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

New Delhi: The Serum Institute of India (SII), which has partnered with AstraZeneca for manufacturing the COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by the...

Russia approves first COVID-19 vaccine for use

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin said that a coronavirus vaccine developed in the country has been registered for use and one of his daughter...

7 dead, 60 infected by new infectious disease in China

Beijing: A new infectious disease caused by a tick-borne virus has killed seven people and infected 60 others in China, official media reported on We...

Heavy rain to continue in Kerala

  Thiruvananthapuram: The meteorological department predicted extremely heavy rainfall in northern districts and central areas of Kerala due to l...

Serum Institute gets nod for Phase 2, 3 trials of Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine

New Delhi: The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has given nod to the Serum Institute of India (SII) for conducting phase 2 and 3 human clinic...

India readies 5 sites for final phase of Oxford vaccine trials

The government has identified five sites across the country for the third and final phase of the human trials of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vacc...

India’s first COVID-19 vaccine trial begins at AIIMS Delhi

New Delhi: The human clinical trials of the indigenously developed Covid-19 vaccine candidate 'Covaxin', kicked off at the AIIMS, Delhi on Friday.A 3...
 

Vijay Sethupathi to lock horns with Thalapathy Vijay

Religion and science don't have to be divorced: Vidya

Vincent Cassel joins 'Westworld' season three

Tessa Thompson has joined Avengers 4 reshoots

Salman Khan's 'Dabangg 3' to release next year