The Serum Institute of India (SII) hopes to start the clinical trials of Novavax's Covid-19 vaccine 'Covovax' on children in July. The SII is also planning to introduce 'Covovax' its version of the US firm Novavax's vaccine candidate in India by September.
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Government data up to July 26 shows that of the 84,112,856 Covid jabs given in the UK, 46,653,796 were first doses, a rise of 64,585 on the previous day.Some 37,459,060 were second doses, an increase of 171,676.
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Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove has said a second Scottish independence referendum remains off the government's agenda, insisting ministers are instead focusing on Covid and the economy.
The Conservative frontbencher went on to urge Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to "concentrate on the virus rather than pandering to the hardcore of those who want Indy at any price." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka has been postponed as India all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for Covid-19.
The contest that was scheduled to be held on July 27 stands postponed will now take place on July 28 if the rest of the players test negative. The third T20I will subsequently be held on July 29 in Colombo.
Apparently, eight close contacts of Krunal has been placed under isolation and all of them are from the Indian camp.
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Today, the health ministry said that the predictions about the third wave of Covid should be taken very seriously; Sources in the Serum Institute of India said that the production of Covishield has been ramped up to around 110 million doses this month; Today, the Finance Ministry said that keeping in mind the growing demand for holding clerical cadre examinations in public sector banks in local or regional languages, a committee has been formed to look into the matter; Today, Congress slammed the Centre over the surge of prices of petrol and diesel in the country.
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Serum Institute of India's Covishield vaccine has been approved in seven European Union nations and Switzerland amid a row over travel pass. Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Greece, Iceland, Ireland and Spain are confirmed as including Covishield.
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The Subject Expert Committee of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation did not approve Serum Institute of India’s request to allow clinical trials of its second Covid vaccine in children.
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Seven European Union countries - Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Greece, Iceland, Ireland and Spain - and Switzerland have cleared the Serum Institute of India's Covishield amid travel pass row, sources have said; Elections every few years to change the ruler need not be a guarantee against tyranny of those elected, Chief Justice of India NV Ramana said at a function; A National Investigation Agency court Thursday discharged Assam MLA Akhil Gogoi in the only pending UAPA and sedition case against him. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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Indian drugmaker Zydus Cadila said on Thursday it has applied to the country's drug regulator for emergency use approval of its COVID-19 vaccine ZyCov-D. An approval for Zydus' vaccine, would make it the fifth vaccine authorized for use in India, after Moderna, AstraZeneca and partner Serum Institute of India's Covishield, Bharat Biotech's Covaxin, and Russi'as Sputnik V vaccine.
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Novavax Inc on Monday reported late-stage data from its U.S.-based clinical trial showing its vaccine is more than 90% effective against COVID-19 across a variety of variants of the virus. Emer McCarthy reports.