India

‘Tika Utsav’ and vaccination centres at workplaces to put Covid-19 inoculation drive in top gear from today

New Delhi: A ‘Tika Utsav’ or vaccine festival will kick off in the country from today with an objective to vaccinate the maximum number of eligible people against the coronavirus infection. The special vaccination drive has been initiated on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s directions and will conclude […]

Coronavirus India Live Updates: Delhi govt bans political, sports gatherings; metro, buses to operate at 50%

Surgical masks are made at a production unit in Ahmedabad. (Express Photo: Nirmal Harindran) Gandhi’s plea comes amid a standoff between some states and the Centre regarding vaccine doses. After some states alleged bias in distribution, the Centre hit back accusing them of “politicisation” and “spreading […]