India hails 'life-saving' COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Asia Pacific Jan 18, 2021

India hails 'life-saving' COVID-19 vaccine rollout

India's COVID-19 vaccination drive had a successful start with more than 224,000 people receiving their first jabs and just three people hospitalized for experiencing side effects, the health ministry said Sunday, as reports emerged about concerns over a homegrown vaccine. Authorities have given emergency-use approval ...

Australia-India Boxing Day test declared possible COVID-19 hotspot

Cricket Jan 6, 2021

Australia-India Boxing Day test declared possible COVID-19 hotspot

A spectator at Australia's showpiece Boxing Day test against India has tested positive for the new coronavirus, authorities said Wednesday, warning fans seated nearby that they must get tested and isolate. State health authorities said the man in his thirties was not infectious while at ...