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Covid-19 Update: Nearly 10 lakh healthcare workers vaccinated
Covid-19 Update: Nearly 10 lakh healthcare workers vaccinated
The maximum beneficiaries are from Karnataka, followed by Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

Commentary: India’s mammoth COVID-19 vaccine drive could be the envy of other countries
Commentary: India’s mammoth COVID-19 vaccine drive could be the envy of other countries
Requests for vaccine stocks from other countries is a sign of the world's growing faith in India’s ability to deliver
India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

Covid-19 Update: India’s total recoveries nearly 50 times more than number of active cases
Covid-19 Update: India’s total recoveries nearly 50 times more than number of active cases
The gap between the total recovered cases and active cases has progressively grown to touch 1,00,03,330
India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

Covid-19 vaccination: India launches world’s largest inoculation drive, 1.91 lakh receive shots on day 1
Covid-19 vaccination: India launches world’s largest inoculation drive, 1.91 lakh receive shots on day 1
Around 3,00,000 healthcare and frontline workers will get shots during the first phase
India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

Covid-19 Update: India's Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 lakh
Covid-19 Update: India's Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 lakh
The number of new cases per million population in India in the last seven days is 87, one of the lowest in the world
India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

Covid-19 vaccination drive to be launched by PM Modi on January 16
Covid-19 vaccination drive to be launched by PM Modi on January 16
Over 3,000 sites across all States and Union Territories will be virtually connected for the launch
India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Covid-19 Update: Initial procurement of 1.65 crore doses of Covishield, Covaxin vaccines allocated to all states and UTs
Covid-19 Update: Initial procurement of 1.65 crore doses of Covishield, Covaxin vaccines allocated to all states and UTs
States have been advised to organize vaccination sessions taking into account 10 per cent reserve and wastage doses
India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Covid-19 Update: At 2.14 lakh, India records its lowest active caseload after 197 days
Covid-19 Update: At 2.14 lakh, India records its lowest active caseload after 197 days
Of the new active cases recorded in the last 24 hours, 74.82 per cent are from seven States and Union Territories
India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

Ahead of January 16 rollout, Covid-19 vaccine transportation begins across the country
Ahead of January 16 rollout, Covid-19 vaccine transportation begins across the country
Nearly 56.5 lakh doses of vaccines are being transported from Pune to other cities
India News Network | Tue, Jan 12

At 12,584 new Covid-19 cases, India records its lowest number in 7 months
At 12,584 new Covid-19 cases, India records its lowest number in 7 months
According to the health ministry, the positivity rate has also dipped as a result of expansion in testing infrastructure
India News Network | Tue, Jan 12

Two made-in-India Covid vaccines more cost-effective than others in world: PM Modi
Two made-in-India Covid vaccines more cost-effective than others in world: PM Modi
The Oxford vaccine Covishield and the indigenously developed Covaxin have been approved for use
India News Network | Mon, Jan 11

Covid-19 Update: India records less than 170 deaths, lowest figure after 229 days
Covid-19 Update: India records less than 170 deaths, lowest figure after 229 days
Continuing the trend of decline in daily new cases, India recorded 16,311 new cases in the last 24 hours
India News Network | Mon, Jan 11

Centre gears up for COVID19 Vaccine roll out
Centre gears up for COVID19 Vaccine roll out
The central government has been proactively carrying activities towards preparing for the nationwide roll-out of COVID-19 vaccine
India News Network | Sun, Jan 10

India to begin Covid-19 vaccination drive from January 16
India to begin Covid-19 vaccination drive from January 16
Nearly 30 million healthcare and frontline workers will be inoculated on a priority basis, followed by those above 50 years of age
India News Network | Sat, Jan 9

With over 18 crore tests, India registers unprecedented hike in Covid-19 testing
With over 18 crore tests, India registers unprecedented hike in Covid-19 testing
With the increase in testing infrastructure, the TPM has also increased exponentially and now stands at 1,30,618
India News Network | Sat, Jan 9

Covid-19 Update: India continues to report low daily cases; 18,139 added in the last 24 hours
Covid-19 Update: India continues to report low daily cases; 18,139 added in the last 24 hours
The Health Ministry noted that India’s figure for deaths per million population is 109
India News Network | Fri, Jan 8

Infographics

Pharmacy of the world: India supplying Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbours
Pharmacy of the world: India supplying Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbours
India is beginning the supply of Covid-19 vaccines to several countries over the coming weeks in a phased manner
India News Network Infographics Desk | Wed, Jan 20

Covid-19 vaccination: What PM Modi said as India launched world's largest campaign
Covid-19 vaccination: What PM Modi said as India launched world's largest campaign
India's first Covid-19 vaccine shot was given to a frontline sanitation worker at AIIMS, Delhi
India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Jan 16

Videos

The start to the end of Covid-19 : India kicks off largest vaccination drive
The start to the end of Covid-19 : India kicks off largest vaccination drive
India launched the world's largest vaccination drive today using two vaccines manufactured in the country, Covidshield and Covaxin
India News Network Video Desk | Sat, Jan 16

Transport of Covid-19 vaccine begins, vaccination preparations reviewed by PM Modi
Transport of Covid-19 vaccine begins, vaccination preparations reviewed by PM Modi
Manufacturers, airports, and airlines have made arrangements to transport the vaccines at the requisite temperature
India News Network Video Desk | Tue, Jan 12

Disinformation

On Covid-19 and India, Washington Post fails test of fair and objective reporting
On Covid-19 and India, Washington Post fails test of fair and objective reporting
An article in the publication ignores crucial information that is readily available in the public domain
Vinay Jha | Wed, Jun 24

BBC story on community transmission in India deviates from truth and fudges info on virus spread
BBC story on community transmission in India deviates from truth and fudges info on virus spread
Indian officials say they will not hide facts from the public when the country reaches the community transmission stage.
Shankar Kumar | Mon, Jun 15

Criticism by The Economist of India’s handling of Covid-19 is wrong on multiple counts
Criticism by The Economist of India’s handling of Covid-19 is wrong on multiple counts
The article cites instances without going into requisite detail and ends up being a misleading narrative
Vinay Jha | Sat, May 9