INDIA : Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech to begin trial of intranasal Covid vaccine soon, Says Health minister Harsh Vardhan

Currently, there are no intranasal Covid-19 vaccine under clinical trial in India, clarified Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today. “However, Serum Institute of India has begun manufacturing Codagenix CDX-005 which is an intranasal, live-attenuated … Read More

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

Canada Accuses China Of ‘Coercive International Relations’, On 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Canada marked the 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties with China by castigating Beijing for its practice of “coercive diplomacy”. During a press interaction, Trudeau … Read More

Quad discusses recent Chinese adventurism, asks states to not exacerbate long-standing disputes

Members of the Quad on Tuesday pushed for a rules-based global order and peaceful resolution of disputes in the face of China’s growing aggression across the Indo-Pacific, even as the … Read More