India TV News

Covaxin Approved For Human Trial; Testing Starts Soon at AIIMS, Patna

Covaxin, manufactured jointly by Bharat Biotech and ICMR, is one of the two vaccine candidates of India. It has been approved by Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) and begins its human testing in 12 locations across the country including in Rohtak at Pandit Bhagwat Dayal Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (PGIMS). Human Trials of Covaxin will soon begin at AIIMS, Patna.

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 05:24 PM / by Taniya Bazaz

You May Like

Ram Temple

Donation Drive For Ram Temple Construction Concludes At Rs 2,100 Cr

The mass donation drive for Ayodhya's Ram Temple was concluded on February 28, collecting approximately Rs 2,100 crore. Started by the Vishva Hindu Parishad on Makar Sakranti in January, the 45-day-long nationwide drive was reportedly the biggest… read-more

TAGS: Ram Mandir, Ram mandir Ayodhya, Collection Drive, Vishva Hindu Parishad

Representational photo: Love jihad.

Gujarat Accompanies UP, MP Row; Plans To Introduce Anti 'Love Jihad' Law

Gujarat Home Minister Pradipsinh Jadeja has affirmed that the state will introduce a bill to counter 'love jihad' in its month-long budget session that started on March 1. Jadeja said, "The (Dharma Swatantrata) bill will prohibit and provision… read-more

TAGS: Gujarat, Home Minister, Pradipsinh Jadeja, Love Jihad, UP, Madhya Pradesh

Representational Image of Disaster

Climate Change Induced Factors Pose Risk On Indian Banks' $84Bn Debt

A recent report revealed that extreme weather poses a risk of over Rs 6.19 trillion at the Indian banks. The report cites major allocations by the banks to cement, coal, oil and power sector business which face peril of being affected by climate… read-more

TAGS: CDP, STATE BANK OF INDIA, Climate Change, Debts, Axis Bank

Arvind Kejriwal receiving covishield vaccine at LNJP hospital.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, His Parents Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Shot

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on March 4 received his first shot of COVID-19 vaccine. Kejriwal's parents - Govind Ram Kejriwal and Gita Devi - were also inoculated along with him. After taking the jab, Kejriwal said, "We don't have any problems (after… read-more

TAGS: Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, LNJP Hospital, Covishield vaccine

Representational image

TIME Magazine's March Edition Features Women Leaders Of Farmer Protest

The 'TIME' magazine, for its March edition, has featured women leaders of the farmer protests in its cover story. Its cover displays a group of women protestors at Tikri border, and reads 'On the Frontlines of India's Farmer Protest'. Its article… read-more

TAGS: TIME magazine, Women, Farmers' Protest, Supreme Court


Surat Court Acquits 122 People Accused As Terror Outfit SIMI Members

Around 122 people, who were accused of being members of the banned outfit 'Student's Islamic Movement of India' (SIMI), were acquitted by a Surat court on March 6. Charged under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, the Magistrate acquitted… read-more

TAGS: Surat, SIMI, Acquitted, Gujarat, UAPA