Coronavirus | U.S. closes in on 2 lakh deaths weeks before election

US has had the world’s highest official death toll for months, ahead of Brazil and India, with 136,895 and 87,882 deaths respectively. The United States edged close to registering 200,000 COVID-19 deaths on Monday, the latest grim milestone for the country just weeks before voters decide if President Donald Trump …

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To get approval in India, vaccines must work in at least 50% cases

Mumbai: Companies working on Covid-19 vaccine in India will have to demonstrate that at least half the people who receive it are protected from the infection and that it induces superior antibody and cellular responses to get their vaccine approved. Vaccines developed outside of India can apply for marketing authorisation …

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