Month: March 2021

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Germany to curb use of AstraZeneca COVID-19 shots over health concerns

Vipul Haria /March 31, 2021

Berlin- Germany will from Wednesday (March 31) limit the use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine to people aged 60 and above as well as high-priority groups following further reports of a rare brain blood disorder. “We have to be able to trust the vaccines,” Chancellor Angela Merkel told journalists at a news conference on Tuesday (March…

India produces 60 per cent of world`s COVID-19 vaccine: Harsh Vardhan thumbnail

India produces 60 per cent of world`s COVID-19 vaccine: Harsh Vardhan

Vipul Haria /March 31, 2021

New Delhi: In India, 61 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have already been administered, while 64 million doses have been given to 84 nations under various programmes, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Tuesday (March 30). Virtually participating in a panel discussion on vaccine production and distribution across Asia at the ‘World Immunisation…

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No hard copy of migration certificate for CBSE students from this year

Vipul Haria /March 31, 2021

New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will not issue hard copies of migration certificates to students of Class 10 and 12 going forward. The board will, however, issue the certificates to those who make a request for it. The new rule will come into force from 2021. From 2024, the board will…