Tuesday, 11 May 2021
11 killed in Russia school shooting
The victims comprised 10 children and a teacher. Police arrested one 17-year old attacker.
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Precarious predicament of vaccine procurement
Vaccines are basically the government’s responsibility. Once the vaccines are procured and distributed, then the people can be told to get vaccinated, to be registered. But how to get the vaccine?
08 May 2021, 14:15
Sputnik V: Ministry raises objection to conditions of supply deal
Officials at the foreign ministry and the health ministry said the health services division is closely examining the draft of the agreement.
08 May 2021, 14:07
Can you mix-and-match Covid-19 vaccines?
The prospect of mixing vaccine doses offers a chance to bolster vaccine rollouts and, potentially boost the immunity provided, but evidence around the wisdom of this approach is scarce when it comes ...
08 May 2021, 11:27
Putin backs Russia waiving patents on its Covid jabs
Russian president Vladimir Putin on Thursday said he supported the idea of a waiver on patent protections for coronavirus vaccines as Russia registered its fourth virus jab called Sputnik Light.
06 May 2021, 20:23
Sputnik V: Bangladesh yet to sign supply agreement with Russia
It could take at least a month to bring the coronavirus vaccine named “Sputnik V” from Russia after singing the deal and other processes
05 May 2021, 16:00
Govt aims to procure 20m vaccine doses within four months
The Bangladesh government hopes to get a consignment of Covid-19 vaccines from COVAX within June, though the health ministry cannot confirm how many doses it will receive in the consignment
04 May 2021, 14:19
G7 to discuss decisive action to counter threats like Russia, China
Their first face-to-face meeting in two years is seen by Britain as a chance to reinforce support for the rules-based international system at a time when it says China’s economic influence and ...
04 May 2021, 13:12
EU summons Russian envoy over travel bans on Brussels officials
The protest is the latest in rising diplomatic tensions since the start of 2021, when Moscow expelled European diplomats
03 May 2021, 18:13
India to inoculate citizens with Sputnik-V Covid-19 vaccine from next month
Indian ambassador to Russia, Bala Venkatesh Varma on Thursday said that India will start vaccinating its citizens with Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V from next month
30 Apr 2021, 21:54