Covishield vaccine's price for states reduced from Rs 400 to Rs 300 per dose

New Delhi: Serum Institute CEO Adar Poonawalla stated that the price of Covishield ..

India exported Covid vaccines to 47 countries at cheaper rates, reveals RTI
Shortage of Covid vaccine led to issues in online registration facility: CM
Free COVID-19 vaccine in Delhi to all above 18: CM Kejriwal

COVID-19: Union health secretary writes to states, UTs on phase 3 inoculation drive

New Delhi: From May 1, the types of anti-coronavirus vaccine and their prices will be displayed on the CoWIN portal for citizens to ..


Bidi worker donates Rs 2 lakh to CMDRF saying people's life is more valuable than savings

Thiruvananthapuram: A bidi worker from Kannur donated Rs 2 lakh from his bank savings of Rs 2,00,850 to the as part of the Covid Vaccine ..

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Biden admin criticised for not releasing surplus COVID-19 vaccines to India

Washington: The Biden administration has come under criticism from several quarters, including from members and supporters of the Democratic ..

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Set up more private centres before vaccination of people in 18-45 age group begins: Centre to states

New Delhi: Ahead of the roll-out of vaccination of people aged between 18 and 45 from May 1, the Centre on Saturday asked states to ..

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Mass vaccination drive: Concerns arise over lack of stock in blood banks in state

Kollam: As the Covid vaccine will be given to all people aged above 18 years since May 1, concerns arose regarding the decreasing stock ..

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Online registration mandatory for Covid vaccine; Follow these steps

The registration for Covid vaccination can be done via online only. Those aged above 45 years can register through smart phone, computer ..


Vaccine Challenge: Over Rs 1.3 cr contributed to CMDRF on Friday alone

Thiruvananthapuram: The social media campaign for making contribution to the in protest over the central government’s policy ..

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Fixing 3 prices for same vaccine is crazy; give Covid vaccine to all for free, demands Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala stated that the Centre should correct their vaccine policy and provide free ..

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Kerala will give Covid vaccine free even if Centre increases price: Thomas Isaac

Thiruvananthapuram: Finance minister Dr Thomas Isaac said that Kerala government will provide Covid vaccine for free even if the central ..

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Keralites donate price of vaccine to CMDRF

Thiruvananthapuram: A day after Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan announced free vaccines for everyone in the State, several enterprising ..

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Pfizer offers Covid jabs at 'not-for-profit' price in India

New Delhi: US pharma major Pfizer on Thursday offered to supply the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at a "not-for-profit" price, ..

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Registration for COVID vaccination on CoWIN for those above 18 to begin from Apr 28

New Delhi: Registration for vaccination against COVID-19 for all those aged above 18 will begin on the CoWIN platform and Aarogya Setu ..


Huge crowd at vaccination centres; confusion over online registration ends up in clashes

Thiruvananthapuram: Huge crowd was formed at various places in the state in connection with the Covid vaccination drive. Long queues ..

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Kerala should buy Covid vaccine directly instead of waiting for Centre's share: V Muraleedharan

New Delhi: Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said that considering the Covid surge, Kerala government should ..


Serum prices COVID vaccine for pvt hospitals at Rs 600/dose; for state govts at Rs 400/dose

New Delhi: Serum Institute of India (SII), the world's largest vaccine maker, on Wednesday announced a price of Rs 600 per dose ..

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Kerala needs 50 lakh Covid vaccine doses immediately, says Health Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala is in need of 50 lakh dose of Covid vaccines immediately in view of the increasing number of daily Covid ..

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Vaccine third dose 'likely' needed within 12 months, says Pfizer CEO

Washington: The head of Pfizer said in an interview aired Thursday that people will "likely" need a third dose of his company's ..

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Mamta Mohandas receives COVID vaccine

Mollywood actress Mamta Mohandas has revealed that she took the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine in California. The actress has taken ..

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Jaishankar justifies Vaccine Maitri, says international cooperation is not 'one-way street'

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has defended and justified India's decision to supply COVID-19 vaccines to other ..

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Expert panel recommends granting approval to COVID vaccine Sputnik V for emergency use in India

New Delhi: An expert panel of India's central drug authority has recommended granting approval to Russian COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik ..

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Vaccine to be brought from nearby districts to places where shortage is experienced

Thiruvananthapuram: Shortage of vaccine has resulted in a crisis for the mega vaccination camps in the state. The health department ..


Kerala says no shortage of vaccine, to speed up vaccination process

Thiruvananthapuram: Amid the surge in COVID cases, the health department has informed that action will be taken to speed up the vaccination ..

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PM Modi takes second dose of COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took second dose of COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS here, and asked those eligible for ..


Malaika Arora receives first shot of COVID-19 vaccine, says 'we are in this together'

Mumbai: Bollywood diva Malaika Arora became the latest Indian celebrity to take the first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine. The 47-year-old ..


Kerala begins Covid vaccination for all above 45 years

Thiruvananthapuram: The registration for Covid vaccination of people above 45 years has begun in the state on Thursday. Those who ..


State all set to vaccine 45+ from tomorrow

Thiruvananthapuram: With Covid cases at an alarming rise, the Health Department will begin vaccinating those above 45 from Thursday ..

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Vaccine to be open for everyone above 45 years of age from 1st April, says Centre

New Delhi: The central government on Tuesday announced that the Covid vaccine will be available for anyone above 45 years of age from ..

Actress Jayabharathi gets vaccinated for COVID-19

Jayabharathi takes first jab of COVID vaccine

Veteran Mollywood actress Jayabharathi has received the first shot of COVID vaccine. She took the vaccine from Chennai Kauvery hospital ..


Singer Hariharan gets his first dose of Covid vaccine

Mumbai: Veteran singer Hariharan on Wednesday got his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. The 65-year-old singer took to Instagram ..

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VS Achuthanandan receives COVID vaccine

Thiruvananthapuram: Former Chief Minister and veteran CPM leader VS Achuthanandan received the first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine on ..


District hospitals to administer Covid vaccine to 300 people per day in Kerala

Kottayam: The state government has fixed the number of people who will be vaccinated per day in various centres. A total of 300 people ..


Over 2.06 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses administered till Saturday 7 pm: Health Ministry

New Delhi: The total number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 2.06 crore, the Union Health Ministry ..

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Over 1.8 crore vaccine doses administered in India

New Delhi: The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India has crossed 1.8 crore, the Union Health Ministry said ..


Glitch in Co-WIN Portal: COVID vaccine distribution interrupted

Thiruvananthapuram: COVID vaccination drive for senior citizens in the state has been interrupted due to glitches in the registration ..

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CM and ministers to get vaccinated soon, says Health Minister K K Shailaja

Kannur: Health minister K K Shailaja stated that chief minister, other ministers, and MLAs will soon get COVID vaccination. The state ..

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Vaccination for people aged above 60 yrs to start from Monday

Thiruvananthapuram: The registration for second phase of COVID vaccination in the state will commence from March 1 onwards, the health ..

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Private hospitals can charge up to Rs 250 per dose for COVID-19 vaccine

New Delhi: Private hospitals can charge up to Rs 250 per dose of COVID-19 vaccine, the Union Health Ministry said on Saturday as India ..

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All above 60 years of age, 45-plus with other illnesses to get COVID-19 vaccine from March 1

New Delhi: Everyone above 60 years of age and those over 45 years and having other illnesses will be able to get COVID-19 vaccine from ..


India achieves 60 lakh COVID-19 vaccinations in 24 days, fastest in world: Health ministry

New Delhi: The total number of people who have received anti-coronavirus vaccine shots till Monday evening has crossed 60 lakh, the ..


COVID-19 vaccine: Pfizer withdraws Emergency Use Authorisation application in India

New Delhi: Pharma major Pfizer on Friday said it has decided to withdraw its application for Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) of its ..

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India's vaccination drive faster than any country: PM

New Delhi: As India's Covid inoculation drive completes 15 days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the programme is "faster ..

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Over 72,000 health workers in Kerala administered COVID-19 vaccine

Thiruvananthapuram: As many as 72,530 health workers in Kerala have been administered the COVID-19 vaccine so far, including 18,450 ..


COVID transmission in Kerala: IMA demands to increase RT-PCR test instead of antigen test

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) stated that COVID transmission can be brought under control only if RT-PCR ..


COVID-19 test positivity rate going up in Kerala, virus spread beyond control: IMA

Kochi: The coronavirus test positivity rate in Kerala is going up and the spread of the virus in the state is "beyond control", ..