Imported coronavirus disease vaccine produced by Russia, Sputnik V, will cost ₹995.40 per dose in India and the price of vaccines produced in the country may be lower; White House chief medical adviser Dr Anthony Fauci said it is reasonable to increase gap between 2 vaccine doses in order to vaccinate as many people as possible; Former Aam Aadmi Party MLA Jarnail Singh (47) died Friday after contracting Covid in the last week of April.
Brian Stelter talks with Oliver Darcy and Amanda Carpenter about right-wing media narratives involving Dr. Anthony Fauci, VP Kamala Harris, and critical race theory. They discuss the difference between fair criticism and unfair demonization.
Decades before Dr. Anthony Fauci took on the Covid-19 pandemic, he was a leading researcher on HIV and AIDS. On June 5, 1981, the US CDC released the first official report of illnesses that would later become known as AIDS. CNN’s Elizabeth Cohen speaks to Dr. Fauci, 40 years after the report was released.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the focus must be on repairing and preparing the health infrastructure as well as the economy for future challenges. With most states recording a drop in Covid cases and deaths, restrictions put in place to break the chain of transmission are being gradually lifted. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data.
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Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data. He wrote, 'The decision to increase the gap between administering two doses of Covishield has been taken in a transparent manner based on scientific data. India has a robust mechanism to evaluate data. It is unfortunate that such an important issue is being politicised!"
#CovishieldDoseGap #Covishield #Covid19
On the occasion of International Yoga Day, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev along with Acharya Balkrishna performed yoga at Niramayam Yoggram Village in Haridwar. Several children and many other people also attended the event. Every year, International Yoga Day is celebrated on June 21 to spread awareness about the benefits of yoga.
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PM Modi addressed the nation on the occasion of the 7th International Yoga Day. He said that Yoga became a source of inner strength among people amid the novel coronavirus pandemic and inculcated faith in them that they could fight the virus, 'Yoga shows us the road from stress to strength and from negativity to creativity'.
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Cherry harvesting season has begun in Kashmir Valley after Covid restrictions were relaxed in Jammu and Kashmir. The harvesting of the cherry crop began a little late this year due to the Covid-19 threat.
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Without consumption, no production, no economy and no life. Consumerism is something else and has more to do with the needs of capitalism than the needs of people. A brief history.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting scheduled on June 24 with political leaders of Jammu and Kashmir is about the delimitation exercise; Delta Plus variant, mutated version of the more aggressive B.1.617.2 strain causes concern; Delhi recorded 124 new Covid-19 cases and seven deaths in the last 24 hours. This is the lowest daily Covid-19 count the city has seen after February 16; Tomorrow, on the 7th International Yoga Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 6:30 am.
#Covid19 #DeltaPlusVariant #InternationalYogaDay
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 Bidens have announced that Champ, their “beloved” German Shepherd who had been with their family since 2008, has died. Champ passed away at the Biden family home in Wilmington, Delaware, a White House official told CNN.
"In our most joyful moments and in our most grief-stricken days, he was there with us, sensitive to our every unspoken feeling and emotion. We love our sweet, good boy and will miss him always," the Bidens said in a statement. This report produced by Jonah Green.
Something fishy is going on in UK swimming pools, where "merfolk" are celebrating the easing of lockdown by getting back to what they do best, flipping their fins!Chief of the merfolk is Jessica Pennington, 30, who hosts swimming parties and annual conventions for like-minded ‘merpeople’ to meet up. Covid has forced those taking part to hang up their tails for the best part of two years, but now with restrictions beginning to lift, the hobbyists are hoping to make a splash once again, very soon.
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Today, an alleged attempt was made to destroy the nameplate of AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh at his North Avenue residence. It should be noted that the incident occurred metres away from the Rashtrapati Bhawan. The Delhi Police said that two persons have been detained in connection with the incident.
#SanjaySingh #ResidenceAttacked #AAP
The Samajwadi Party and the Aam Aadmi Party have alleged a scam in the Ram temple land deal. The 2 opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh claim the illicit transaction took place this year in March itself. The Trust called the charges frivolous. Here is what happened.
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The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation has called for increasing the gap between two doses of Serum Institute of India's Oxford Covid-19 vaccine 'Covishield' to 12-16 weeks. Currently,..