Russia may register nasal COVID-19 vaccine in 2022
Russia may register a nasal vaccine against COVID-19 developed by the Gamaleya Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology in 2022, if the clinical trials planned for 2021-2022 are successful, …
More than 745,000 COVID-19 infections detected worldwide over past 24 hours
The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection worldwide has surpassed 160 mln, increasing by more than 745,000 over the past 24 hours. According to the data of the World Health …
Ecuador to sign agreement to purchase Sputnik V vaccine
The future government of Ecuador intends to conclude an agreement on the purchase of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine, President-elect Guillermo Lasso announced on Wednesday.
According to …
Global COVID-19 case count down 4% in past week
Over 5.5 million novel coronavirus cases and over 90,000 deaths were registered worldwide in the past week, which is 4% less than during the previous seven-day period, the World Health Organization …
Venezuela hopes to receive Russia’s Sputnik Light vaccine soon
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday his country planned to receive Russia’s Sputnik Light vaccine soon.
"There is the Sputnik Light vaccine, and it will arrive to Venezuela …
Bahrain approves emergency use of Russia’s Sputnik Light vaccine
The government of Bahrain has approved Russia’s Sputnik Light anti-coronavirus vaccine for emergency use, the Bahrain News Agency reported on Tuesday.
According to the report, the national …
WHO records over 677,000 new daily cases of COVID-19 worldwide
More than 677,000 new cases of novel coronavirus have been confirmed globally in the past 24 hours, which pushed a total number of infections to 157.97 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) …
Slovakia to start vaccinating with Sputnik V in coming days
Slovakia will start using Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine in the next few days, after its first batch was delivered to the country on March 1, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister …
India sees record high of over 412,000 daily COVID-19 cases
Doctors in India recorded 412,262 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total case tally in the country to 21,977,410, India’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare reported on …
Global COVID-19 death toll up 6% in past week
More than 93,000 people died of COVID-19 in the past week, which is 6% more than during the previous seven-day period, the World Health Organization said in its COVID-19 Weekly Epidemiological Update …