Covid-19

  • Dhaka Literary Festival 10th edition to be on 5-8 January

    10th edition of Dhaka Literary Festival The 10th edition of Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF), the largest international literary festival in Bangladesh, which was postponed three years in a row owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, is scheduled for January 5-8, 2023....

    Published On January 2nd, 2023
  • BF.7 New Covid Variant of Omicron driving surge in China, 4 Cases found in India

      BF.7 New Covid Variant driving surge in China BF.7, New Covid Variant : The BF.7 sub-variant of Omicron that is prevalent in China is thought to be the cause of the present spike in Covid-19 infections there. This isn't...

    Published On December 22nd, 2022
  • World’s first Intranasal vaccine iNCOVACC gets Approved by DCGI

    Bharat Biotech International Limited (BBIL) announced that iNCOVACC (BBV154), has received approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) under Restricted Use in Emergency Situations for ages 18 and above, in India, for heterologous booster doses. iNCOVACC is the...

    Published On November 30th, 2022
  • Financing Platform Launched by IFC in response to Global Food Crisis

    Financing Platform Launched by IFC: The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector investment arm of the World Bank, has introduced a new, $6 billion funding facility to boost the private sector's capacity to respond to the Global Food crisis...

    Published On October 10th, 2022
  • India’s First Intranasal COVID Vaccine by Bharat Biotech gets DCGI Approval

    India's first intranasal Covid vaccine by Bharat Biotech received approval from the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for primary immunization against the injection for people above the age of 18. It is India's first nasal vaccine for COVID-19. The...

    Published On September 7th, 2022
  • World Bank Applauds India’s Effective Response to the COVID-19 Crisis Strategies

    World Bank Applauds India's Effective Response to the COVID-19: The World Bank acknowledged the Indian government's decision to have centralised procurement, support for long-term market development and production of Emergency Medical Equipment (EME). Early export restrictions worked in its favour...

    Published On September 3rd, 2022
  • India reaches a milestone of 200 Crore vaccinations for COVID-19

    India has crossed the 200-Crore milestone in its cumulative COVID19 vaccination campaign, which is a historic accomplishment. Preliminary reports indicate that 2,00,00,15,631 dosages had been given nationwide. It was accomplished over 2,63,26,111 sessions. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated his compatriots...

    Published On July 19th, 2022
  • Har Ghar Dastak 2.0: Objectives and Role of Government

    Har Ghar Dastak 2.0 Har Ghar Dastak 2.0 is relaunched by the government of India to facilitate the vaccination process in all the states of India and the union territories from 1st June to 31st July 2022. The states and...

    Last updated on June 11th, 2022 06:58 pm