Vaccines will power 5.5% global economic growth in 2021: IMF – Times of India

WASHINGTON: The spread of Covid-19 vaccines will power a stronger global economic recovery in 2021, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecast on Tuesday. After sinking 3.5% in 2020, the worst year since World War II, the global economy will grow 5.5% this year, the 190-country lending organization predicted. The new figure for 2021 is an … Read more

Coronavirus vaccines: Will you get an adverse reaction from a COVID-19 shot? Myths, doubts busted | The Times of India

Adverse events after inoculation, categorized as AEFI are said to be a medical occurrence which can happen after immunization, related or unrelated to the vaccine, which can be unexpected or dangerous in nature. While vaccines do create some side-effects which are usually mild and reactogenic in nature, sometimes, unprecedented reactions may also take place. However, … Read more

Mumbai Plans To Import Millions of Vaccines to Avert Third Covid Wave

Mumbai was among the nation’s first epicenters of the coronavirus. Authorities in¬†Mumbai are seeking to import millions of vaccine doses to help avert a third potential coronavirus wave. The municipal corporation is in talks with the state government to allow it to invite bids from global manufacturers, Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal said in an interview … Read more