New variants will inevitably emerge as the coronavirus mutates – but what does this mean for the future of the pandemic? The Delta variant – which emerged in India – is known to spread significantly more easily than the once-dominant Alpha virus, which was first identified in Kent. Rising...
Noted journalist and anti-corruption activist, Vineet Narain said that the Bengal Governor should resign on moral grounds; India has the highest fuel rates among its neighbouring nations and the prices are likely to climb further as global oil rates consolidate; Russia's Sputnik V vaccine is reported to be around 90% effective against the Delta variant; Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut Uddhav Thackeray still shares a very strong bond with the PM that is separate from politics.
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A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi capped the service charge of vaccines administered by private hospitals at Rs 150, the Centre on Tuesday fixed the maximum price for Covid vaccines to be given by private players. Under the new circular, the price of Covishield has been fixed at Rs 780, Covaxin at Rs 1,410, and Sputnik V at Rs 1,145.
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COVID-19 vaccine uptake in Russia has been sluggish. Moscow's mayor says the city has the lowest percentage of vaccinated residents of European capitals. DW went to a special COVID hospital to find out how prepared doctors are for another wave.
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The Russia-made Sputnik V anti-COVID vaccine requires specialised handling and storage, requiring them to be kept at a temperature of -20o C. Zee News Also reported by •DNA •IndiaTimes •newKerala.com •Indian Express