Published: June 23, 2021
A recent study from Oxford University shows that the vaccines currently available, including AstraZeneca, will provide protection against the Delta (B.1.617.2) and Kappa (B1.617.1) variants, formerly known as the “Indian” variants.
Published: May 24, 2021
The deep depression over the Bay of Bengal today intensified into Cyclone Yaas and it is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm packed with a maximum windspeed of 180km per hour in the next 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department has said.
Published: April 22, 2021
An Indian covid-19 shot showed 78% efficacy from interim data at preventing mild, moderate and severe reactions to the disease and worked against most variants of the virus as the South Asian nation struggles to contain a record surge across the country.
Published: March 22, 2021
We enter 2021, hoping to put the COVID-19 pandemic behind us. While each society has dealt with it uniquely, global diplomacy will nevertheless focus on common concerns and shared lessons. Much of that revolves around the nature of globalization.
Published: November 09, 2020
Some 290 people who had close contact with an Indian man, who tested positive for Covid-19 in the first domestic case in over a month, have been told to contact public health officials, the Ministry of Public Health said on Sunday.