Production hurdles hurt Russia’s Covid-19 vaccine targets

Russia is going to miss its target of making 30 million doses of an experimental Covid-19 vaccine this year due to setbacks maintaining the serum’s stability while expanding production. “The … Read More

Pakistan along with China, Russia and Cuba won seats on the UN Human Rights Council

Pakistan, China, Russia Win Seats On UN Rights Body; US Upset despite strong opposition from activist groups over their abysmal human rights records. In a secret-ballot voting in the 193-member … Read More

China and Russia win seats on U.N. rights council, Saudis lose

Russia and Cuba were running unopposed, but China and Saudi Arabia were in a five-way race in the only contested race for seats on the Human Rights Council. China, Russia … Read More

Vladimir Putin sends a mixed message on US election, hedging his bets

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday decried what he called Joe Biden’s sharp anti-Russian rhetoric but praised the Democratic presidential nominee’s comments on arms control. In his first detailed statements on the … Read More

Russian scientist behind Covid-19 vaccine defends ‘wartime’ roll-out – world news

Russia plans to share preliminary results of its COVID-19 vaccine trial based on the first six weeks of monitoring participants, raising the tempo in an already frenzied global race to … Read More

Russia seeks India’s help for Covid-19 vaccine’s Phase-3 trial, production

The Russian government has sought India’s help in manufacturing the Sputnik V vaccine and conduct Phase-3 trials or bridging studies in the country, a top official said on Tuesday amid … Read More

Russia releases first batch of COVID-19 vaccine ‘Sputnik V’ for public circulation

In some good news for millions living in hope for a Covid-19 vaccine shot, the Russian Health Ministry said on Tuesday that the first batch of Sputnik V vaccine has … Read More