Tag: AstraZeneca

Pressure Mounts On Biden Admin To Ship AstraZeneca Vaccine, Medical Supplies To India

“We have to do something,” Biden’s campaign fundraiser urged him to speak to PM Modi (File) Washington: The Biden administration has come under intense pressure from various quarters, including the powerful US Chambers of Commerce, lawmakers and eminent Indian-Americans, to ship AstraZeneca and other COVID-19 vaccines along with several life-saving medical supplies to India, which […]

Anti-US sentiment explodes as Joe Biden-Kamala Harris remain cold to New Delhi’s needs

US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris (AP, file photo) WASHINGTON: Anti-US and anti-western sentiment is exploding across social media with growing criticism directed at the Biden-Harris administration for sitting on stockpiles of unused vaccines, jealously guarding patents, and turning a deaf ear to the dire situation in Covid19-wracked countries such as India […]

How long does protection from Covid-19 vaccines last?

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last? Experts don’t know yet because they’re still studying vaccinated people to see when protection might wear off. How well the vaccines work against emerging variants will also determine if, when and how often additional shots might be needed. “We only have information for as long as the […]

Pfizer AstraZeneca vaccines single dose work covid19 latest news

Image Source : AP More data confirm single dose of Pfizer, AstraZeneca vaccines work Scientists at Oxford University have released more data that confirm coronavirus vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech and AstraZeneca both significantly cut the risk of infection after a single dose. In studies published on Friday, researchers said there was no apparent difference in […]

Thailand government negotiating to buy Pfizer coronavirus vaccine

BANGKOK: Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, under intense criticism for failing to secure adequate supplies of coronavirus vaccines, said Tuesday his government is negotiating to buy 5 million to 10 million doses from US pharmaceutical company Pfizer. Thailand is experiencing a new wave of the coronavirus, with the number of daily new cases surpassing 1,000 […]