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Two vaccine doses gave 95% protection from death against Covid-19’s Delta variant: Centre | India News

NEW DELHI: Two doses of Covid vaccine were successful in preventing 95% of deaths due to Covid-19 during the second wave, whereas deaths were lower by 82% among those inoculated with one dose, the government said citing a study conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) among more than 1.17 lakh police personnel …

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Tenure of panel on data protection bill won’t be extended any more: Speaker | India News

NEW DELHI: There will be no further extension of time granted to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 to submit its report, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has said. The Speaker’s views are important as they could mean that the bill may not be inordinately delayed. “When the chairperson (Meenakshi Lekhi) …

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People recovered from Covid-19 and vaccinated have higher protection against Delta variant: Study | India News

NEW DELHI: Breakthrough cases and the Covid-19 recovered individuals with one or two doses of vaccine had relatively higher protection against Delta variant in comparison to those who were administered either one or two doses of Covishield, according to a study. According to an ICMR study on “Neutralisation of Delta variant with sera of Covishield …

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1 Covid-19 vaccine dose gives 92%, two 98% protection against death: Study | India News

NEW DELHI: Single dose of Covid-19 vaccines have shown 92% efficacy in protecting against death, whereas with two doses it increased to 98%, the Centre said citing a study conducted by Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh among Punjab police personnel. Underlining the efficacy of vaccines delivered in India, the government said …

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SC entertains PIL seeking ‘protection of Hindus in West Bengal’ | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday sought responses from the Centre, the West Bengal government and the Election Commission on a PIL which sought protection of Hindus, their property and identity in the wake of alleged post-poll violence in the state and claimed that absence of urgent measures could lead to exodus of Hindus …

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UP govt moves SC challenging Karnataka HC order granting protection to Twitter India MD | India News

NEW DELHI: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court challenging the Karnataka high court order, which granted protection from arrest to Twitter India MD Manish Maheshwari in a case connected with a viral video of attack on an elderly man in Ghaziabad. The high court on June 24 passed an interim order …

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