Without comprehensive reforms, UN faces ”crisis of confidence’: PM Modi
8 suspended Rajya Sabha MPs’ protest stretches into the night
20 opposition MPs urge President to not grant assent to Agri Bills
Lok Sabha passes two Health Ministry Bills in midnight proceedings
Lok Sabha passes the Epidemic Diseases (Amendment) Bill by voice vote
Global Covid-19 cases top 31mn mark: Johns Hopkins
UK PM to address nation over ‘winter lockdown plans
4 new Covid-19 cases reported in NZ
Trump wants replacement of Ginsburg without delay
450 jobless Indian workers forced to begin Saudi, shifted to detention centres
Suspended 8 MPs Refuse To Leave, House Adjourned Till Tomorrow
Centre should assure farmers it will continue procuring paddy, wheat at minimum support price: Congress leader
All-India protest against farm bills from September 24, says Congress
Wrong policies led to failure of Cong-RJD govts in Bihar: Owaisi
Bihar Assembly Polls : Separate queue for Covid patients at polling booths
NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh re-elected as Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman
Bihar Assembly Polls: Politicians vying to pass the baton to GenNext
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce 3 more gifts for Bihar this Sunday
Salma Hayek’s daughter is her ‘greatest teacher’
Payal Ghosh to file police complaint against Anurag Kashyap
Ram Gopal Varma: The Anurag Kashyap I know is a highly sensitive and emotional person
NCB to summon Sara, Shraddha for questioning in Sushant case
Preity Zinta demands new IPL rules after narrow KXIP loss
Every company regardless of size, is important for India: FM Nirmala Sitharaman
Lok Sabha passes the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill 2020
Can RBI ensure banks infuse funds in Amrapali projects, SC asks
FinCEN files: Big banks let $2tn ‘dirty money’ move around world
Govt proposes to amend FCRA, make Aadhar mandatory for NGOs to receive foreign funds
Centre mulls closure of PSUs up for sale on case-to-case basis
Hindustan Organic Chemicals Limited get BIS Certification for all its products
World Alzheimer’s Day 2020: Everything you must know about the brain disease
At 7, child prodigy honours literary legacy with first book
Covid-19 joblessness pushing youths to extremist groups in Northeast
Coronavirus Outbreak: 3 MPs, 6 MLAs, ex-Prez among COVID’s VVIP victims
Focus to shift to Primary market – Market Watch
IPL 2020: Stuck to basics, didn’t try anything out of the box, says Bishnoi
Rayudu, du Plessis 50s give CSK winning start in IPL
Great Learning ropes in Virat Kohli as brand ambassador
Naomi Osaka beats Victoria Azarenka to win US Open
Anurag Kashyap’s first wife Aarti Bajaj calls MeToo charge against him the ‘cheapest stunt’
Anurag Kashyap gets support from colleagues after MeToo row
Kareena wants to sit back, pray on her 40th birthday
Not believing in act of God, Covid vaccine expected in early 2021: Harsh Vardhan
PM Modi to interact with fitness enthusiasts during Fit India Dialogue
Modi Government Sometimes Blames God, Sometimes People, But Not Its ‘Misrule’: Rahul Gandhi
SpiceJet starts booking for daily flights for Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru from Darbhanga
Mumbai to get 150 more suburban train services from Monday
DMRC ridership declined during riots, protests: Govt
PM dedicates Kosi rail mega bridge to nation, inaugurates several rail projects in Bihar
Post-Diwali, India to return to pre-Covid-19 aviation figures: Hardeep Puri
In his over half-an hour address, Harsh Vardhan lauded the effort of various corona warriors, as he said, "We are fighting this war with the help...
New Delhi: Two viruses have taken over the world. One, a minuscule creature called Covid-19, has killed more than 8,00,000 people around the globe, but is...
US biotech firm Moderna, one of nine companies in the late stages of clinical trials for a Covid-19 vaccine, has become the first to publish the...
New Delhi, Sep 17 : Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said that the coronavirus vaccine will be made available in the country by the...
The vaccine trials have resumed in Britain, Brazil and South Africa, but not yet in the United States.
Sputnik V, an adenovirus vector-based vaccine, was developed by the Gamaleya Scientific Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, along with the Russian Direct Investment Fund and...
Washington — Albert Bourla, the head of pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, which is among the companies developing a coronavirus vaccine, said Sunday there is a “good chance”...
The initial target figure for the trial was up to 30,000 participants, which the companies said they expect to reach by next week.
ZURICH : AstraZeneca’s pause of an experimental vaccine for the coronavirus after the illness of a participant is a “wake-up call” but should not discourage researchers,...
China's only nasal spray vaccine against the coronavirus is expected to start phase I clinical trials in November, and it is recruiting 100 volunteers.
A new survey revealed that a majority of Americans are sceptical about getting a Covid-19 vaccine once it becomes available.
GENEVA : The World Health Organization is working with China on requirements for international approval of any Chinese COVID-19 vaccine, a senior official said on Monday....
Nearly 3,000 people had already been recruited for large-scale trial of the vaccine, with initial results expected to be out in October or November
Public health officials have warned that giving approval to Covid-19 vaccine before completion of Phase-3 trials could amount to compromising on safety concerns.
Moscow, Aug 22 : A Covid-19 vaccine developed by Russia’s Vector State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology appears to be safe in early tests in...
“That is really key with utilising the available tools to the maximum and hoping that we can have additional tools like vaccine.”
Guwahati, Aug 18 : The Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) has been selected for the second phase clinical testing of India’s indigenously developed coronavirus vaccine,...
The Prime Minister's assurance came at a time when the number of India's Covid-19 cases have crossed the 24.50-lakh mark.
Ursula von der Leyen, president of the European Commission, said “our citizens’ lives and our economy” need a safe and effective vaccine.
Amid the race to develop an effective vaccine against COVID-19 in record time, six candidates have now entered the late stage clinical trial, according to the...
In a sensational claim, the Russian military has said it is ready with its experimental coronavirus vaccine, which is yet to even finish Phase II trial...
The trial showed that volunteers given two doses of the vaccine produced virus-neutralizing antibodies, similar to the U.S. trial.
The threat group, known as APT29, has exploited organisations globally, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) of the UK said in an advisory.
“We will work closely with our partner to complete this clinical trial successfully, and make this vaccine available to the people in need worldwide,” Jingjin Zhu,...
There are at least 21 vaccines currently under key trials, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO).
The mortality rate for patients treated with remdesivir in the analysis was 7.6 per cent at Day 14 compared with 12.5 per cent among patients not...
Asked about how he navigates White House politics, Fauci said his method hasn''t changed since he first stepped into the White House back in the 80s.
In the middle of this month, another institute under CNBG in Wuhan announced the results of phase-1 and Phase-2 clinical trials of an inactivated Covid-19 vaccine...
Several Members of European Parliament underlined the importance of the WHO but also said it has made mistakes in its response to the pandemic.
The is primarily because there are currently not enough Covid-19 patients in China required for a phase-3 clinical trial, according to experts.
Over 100 vaccines are under various stages of trial and according to the scientists, it make take 12-18 months before a successful one is achieved.
Invoking an unwritten blame game playbook, Rick Scott, a China hawk in the US Senate, claimed there’s proof Beijing tried to frustrate the Western search for...
New York, May 30 : Global pharmaceutical major Pfizer believes that a vaccine to prevent Covid-19 could be ready by the end of October, the company’s...
They use Vero cells - kidney epithelial cell lines from green African monkey, which express ACE-2 proteins and carry a mutation that allows them to proliferate...
According to a statement issued by the ICMR, the team will use the virus strain isolated at ICMR's National Institute of Virology (NIV) in Pune.
Researchers believe that this makes their vaccine particularly effective for generating functional antibodies against the "spike" protein, in particular in the lung cells, which are the...
The KGMU is the first medical facility in the state to start convalescent plasma therapy.
Italy will donate 120 million euros to GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, a public-private group that focuses on immunisations in the developing world.
Berlin, May 3 : German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for global cooperation in developing a vaccine against the novel coronavirus. “This epidemic is a pandemic...
Hanks also said that he and Wilson are feeling "just fine" and "dandy" after their bout with the virus.
"Unfortunately we're not very close to testing because when testing starts it takes a period of time, but we'll get it done."
A larger trial, of about 5,000 volunteers, will start in the coming months and will have no age limit.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) also pitched for the Oxford vaccine on Sunday, saying ‘ChAdOX1' is the frontrunner in the race to take on...
Based on this work, Johnson & Johnson has identified a lead COVID-19 vaccine candidate (with two back-ups), which will progress into the first manufacturing steps.
New Delhi, March 23 : The National Task Force for Covid-19 constituted by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Monday recommended the use of...
Additionally, there's a Phase II trial in the works, but the results from that one can't be expected before 2023. By that point, one hopes, its...
After being tested positive for COVID-19, the couple was quarantined at the isolation ward of the SMS Hospital.
Katz's group at Israel's state-funded Migal Institute has become a source of hope to many around the world.
According to the GEN survey, another example is Pirfenidone - an idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis drug marketed by Roche and its Genentech subsidiary as Esbriet.
Berlin, March 6 : Researchers have found a drug called camostat mesylate, that they believe may work to combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), which has claimed...
The next stage is to produce this on a larger scale needed for additional testing, to determine its effectiveness against the virus.
The coronavirus outbreak has been categorised as a global health emergency by the World Health Organisation.
COVID-19 affects different people in different ways. Most infected people will develop mild to moderate illness and recover without hospitalization.