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"Supplied More Vaccines Globally Than Vaccinated Our Own," India Tells UN

March 27, 2021
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India has supplied more COVID-19 vaccines globally than vaccinated its own people, the country has told the UN General Assembly and cautioned that vaccine inequity will defeat the collective global resolve to contain the coronavirus as the disparity in the accessibility of vaccines will affect the poorest nations the m | Read more|

To Avoid Clash With India, Sri Lanka Drops Imran Khan's Parliament Speech

February 22, 2021
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In an effort to avoid confrontation with India, Sri Lanka has cancelled a scheduled speech of Prime Minister Imran Khan in Parliament. According to a report titled 'Sri Lanka avoids clash with India by cancelling Khan's Parliament speech' by Dar Javed published in Colombo Gazette, the Colombo government cannot risk its | Read more|

PM Cites Cricket Team's Win, Says Approach All About Self-Reliant India

January 22, 2021
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Urging the country's youth to draw inspiration from Team India's historic test cricket victory at Australia's Gabba, clinched with less experienced players, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India must fight back challenges with the same spirit. In a virtual address to the outgoing students of the Tezpur University, PM | Read more|

Serum Vaccines Out Ahead Of "World's Biggest Vaccination Drive"

January 12, 2021
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Three trucks rolled out of Serum Institute of India's Pune factory early this morning carrying the first batches of its COVID-19 vaccines, Covishield, as India gets reads for the launch of a campaign to offer shots to 1.3 billion people in what officials call the 'world's biggest vaccination drive'. | Read more|

UK strikes pact for 60 million doses of COVID-19 experimental vaccine

July 30, 2020
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The UK government on Wednesday announced an early access agreement with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Sanofi Pasteur for an estimated 60 million doses of an experimental new vaccine being tested to combat COVID-19. The agreement with Britain's GSK and France's Sanofi, which combined have among the largest vaccine manufactu | Read more|