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

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

Indian, Chinese NSAs to join BRICS meet on Friday; no bilateral talks on cards

India’s National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval is set to join his Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi for a virtual meeting of the NSAs of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) grouping on … Read More

India’s Defence Minister Rajnath Singh Pays Tributes To Mahatma Gandhi In Moscow

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh paid floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at the Indian Embassy in Moscow on Thursday. Mr Singh arrived here on Wednesday on a three-day visit to attend … Read More

Russian Health Minister said on Wednesday allegations that Russia’s COVID19 vaccine was unsafe were groundless and driven by competition

Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on Wednesday allegations that Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine was unsafe were groundless and driven by competition, the Interfax news agency reported. President Vladimir Putin said … Read More