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Free Press Bulletin: Top 5 news updates of April 21, 2021; watch video

Free Press Bulletin: Top 5 news updates of April 21, 2021; watch video

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COVID-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech's COVAXIN shows 78% efficacy in phase 3 interim analysis

COVID-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech's COVAXIN shows 78% efficacy in phase 3 interim analysis

Bharat Biotech, one of India's COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers, announced phase 3 interim analysis results of COVAXIN on Wednesday. The se...Read More

Bharat Biotech scales up Covaxin production to 700 million doses annually

Bharat Biotech scales up Covaxin production to 700 million doses annually

Hyderabad: Bharat Biotech on Tuesday said it has scaled up its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin manufacturing capacity to 700 million doses per a...Read More

COVID-19 vaccination drive: India’s average daily vaccination per million in a week drops from 2554 per million to 2408

COVID-19 vaccination drive: India’s average daily vaccination per million in a week drops from 2554 per million to 2408

The total number of COVID-19 vaccines doses in the country has crossed 12.71 crore till April 20 morning, as per the government data. But...Read More

National lockdown can dent GDP growth by 2%, states should do with local curbs: Report

National lockdown can dent GDP growth by 2%, states should do with local curbs: Report

A month's national lockdown can hurt GDP growth by 2 percentage points, an American brokerage warned on Monday while expecting government...Read More

Centre approves Rs 4,500 cr credit to COVID-19 vaccine makers Serum Institute of India, Bharat Biotech to ramp up production

Centre approves Rs 4,500 cr credit to COVID-19 vaccine makers Serum Institute of India, Bharat Biotech to ramp up production

The Ministry of Finance on Monday approved to sanction supply credit to India's COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers Serum Institute of India a...Read More

COVID-19: Mumbai's Haffkine Institute granted permission to produce Covaxin

COVID-19: Mumbai's Haffkine Institute granted permission to produce Covaxin

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and indicated that the vaccine production can start in the state...Read More

Brazil says 'no' to Covaxin, Bharat Biotech explains

Brazil says 'no' to Covaxin, Bharat Biotech explains

The regulator apparently had a rethink due to the absence of some key documents and lack of what it describes as GMP issues

Brazil: Covaxin manufacturing facility fails to meet CGMP standards; company says 'requirements pointed out will be fulfilled'

Brazil: Covaxin manufacturing facility fails to meet CGMP standards; company says 'requirements pointed out will be fulfilled'

The Brazilian health regulator Anvisa has denied permission to import Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine 'Covaxin' into the country after ...Read More

Mumbai: Haffkine, Bharat Biotech to set up COVID vax production plant in Mumbai

Mumbai: Haffkine, Bharat Biotech to set up COVID vax production plant in Mumbai

CM Thackeray wants Haffkine to start production soon from existing facilities or work on fill and finish basis

FPJ Edit: Now that the Phase III interim data is out, speed up Covaxin  rollout

FPJ Edit: Now that the Phase III interim data is out, speed up Covaxin rollout

Speed up the rolloutThe findings of the first interim analysis of the Phase III clinical trials of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin have come as ...Read More

Delhi High Court tells SII and Bharat Biotech to explain rationale for selection of class of people for vaccination

Delhi High Court tells SII and Bharat Biotech to explain rationale for selection of class of people for vaccination

The high court further directed the two institutes to file separate affidavits listing their capacity to manufacture vaccines per day/ we...Read More

'Irresponsible behavior': China's Foreign Ministry denies report stating Chinese hackers 'actively targeting' Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech

'Irresponsible behavior': China's Foreign Ministry denies report stating Chinese hackers 'actively targeting' Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech

China's foreign ministry denied allegations by cyber intelligence firm Cyfirma that a state-backed hacking group has in recent weeks targ...Read More

Covaxin demonstrates 81% efficacy, works against UK variant, says Bharat Biotech

Covaxin demonstrates 81% efficacy, works against UK variant, says Bharat Biotech

The company revealed that, analysis from the National Institute of Virology indicates that vaccine-induced antibodies can neutralise the ...Read More

Chinese hackers ambush Indian vaccine makers Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech

Chinese hackers ambush Indian vaccine makers Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech

MUMBAI: The Chinese disruptive attempts are not restricted to inflicting power outages but also hacking IT systems of Indian vaccine make...Read More

'Getting competitive advantage over Indian pharma firms': Reports claim Chinese hackers 'actively targeting' Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech

'Getting competitive advantage over Indian pharma firms': Reports claim Chinese hackers 'actively targeting' Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech

A Chinese state-backed hacking group has targeted the IT systems of India's two largest COVID-19 vaccine makers, reported Reuters quoting...Read More

Covaxin developer Bharat Biotech to sell COVID vaccine in US market with Ocugen

Covaxin developer Bharat Biotech to sell COVID vaccine in US market with Ocugen

Biopharmaceutical company Ocugen and vaccine developer Bharat Biotech have entered an agreement to codevelop, supply, and commercialise ...Read More

'Advisable not to take the vaccine if...': Bharat Biotech warns those with medical conditions to avoid getting Covaxin shot

'Advisable not to take the vaccine if...': Bharat Biotech warns those with medical conditions to avoid getting Covaxin shot

Amid reports of side effects, Bharat Biotech on Tuesday issued a set of cautionary guidelines and asked people who are immuno-compromised...Read More

COVID-19 vaccine drive: RML Hospital resident docs reject Bharat Biotech's Covaxin

COVID-19 vaccine drive: RML Hospital resident docs reject Bharat Biotech's Covaxin

Even as the nation heaved a sigh of relief with much-awaited Covid vaccination drive, resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospita...Read More

'Compensation will be provided if...': Here is what Covaxin consent form says

'Compensation will be provided if...': Here is what Covaxin consent form says

As the vaccinaton drive against Covid-19 began on Saturday, those taking 'COVAXIN' vaccine manufactured by Bharat Biotech are asked to si...Read More

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