Another beginning: On vaccine vigilance

Pharmacovigilance is vital as more vaccines become available and new side-effects seen As India grapples with a vaccine shortage, the

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Top news of the day: Centre speeds up approval for more vaccines; Supreme Court tells States to apprise it of migrant children’s condition, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. In a major shift in vaccine approval policy, the government has

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Pakistan approves emergency use of third Chinese COVID-19 vaccine despite low efficacy rate

The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan granted Emergency Use Authorisation to CoronaVac, developed by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech, officials said.

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The Hindu Explains | Why was a COVID-19 vaccine dry run necessary, and how was it organised?

The story so far: With two vaccine candidates — Covishield from the Pune-based Serum Institute of India and Covaxin of

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Coronavirus | Covaxin gets central drugs authority panel approval for restricted use

Bharat Biotech’s vaccine candidate approved for use in clinical trial mode. India’s first indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine, Covaxin, has been

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Coronavirus | Central drugs authority panel recommends approval for Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin

Covaxin has been indigenously developed in collaboration with ICMR. An expert panel of India’s central drug authority on January 2

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