AstraZeneca expects to be able to deliver a billion doses of a possible COVID-19 vaccine this year and next if tests are successful, adding on Thursday it should shortly get results of an early stage clinical trial.
Amid COVID-19 increasing cases in the country, police is taking different steps to aware people. Madurai Police is creating awareness among the people regarding COVID-19, with the help of three drones with speakers from which announcements are being made. Tamil Nadu has recorded over 48199 active cases with over 2030 deaths due to COVID-19 till yet.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan along with Jyotiraditya Scindia attended the foundation stone laying ceremony and launch of grains market in Agar Malwa on July 14. During the event, Jyotiraditya Scindia targeted Congress leader and former CM of MP, Kamal Nath. He said, "When Kamal Nath was the CM, he didn't have time to hold a meeting over COVID-19 but he had the time to go to Indore for IIFA awards. A fighter came to the front and took the reins in his hands on March 23 and single handedly faced the pandemic in the state." He also took a pot shot on current political situation in Rajasthan.
CNN reports that Malala Yousafzai, has graduated from Oxford University. She and her family celebrated, with cake and confetti. Malala, is a 22-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner, who lived after being shot in the head at 15 by the Taliban. Born in Pakistan, Malala is an activist who speaks out about girls education and human rights. On Friday Malala tweeted, "Hard to express my joy and gratitude right now as I completed my Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree at Oxford.
Protesters in Oxford demanded the removal of a statue of colonialist Cecil Rhodes, while in London, a slave-trader's statue was targeted as part of protests against symbols of the slave trade and empire.
The corporation behind Johnson's, Neutrogena, Clean & Clear, and more has just vowed to stop selling two lines of skin-care products used for skin-lightening overseas. On June 19, in the wake of the recent Black Lives Matter uprising, Johnson & Johnson said that it will cease production of two different lines from Asian and Middle Eastern markets that were used for skin-lightening lines.
Johnson & Johnson plans to start testing its coronavirus vaccine candidate in humans in July. The company said it will move up the timeline by about two months to start clinical trials. Previously the aim was to enter the clinic with the vaccine in September. The study will start in the second half of July and enroll 1,045 healthy volunteers in the US and Belgium. If the vaccine works, Johnson & Johnson has already pledged to distribute it at a nonprofit rate to help end the pandemic.
Johnson & Johnson is the world's largest health care company. Business Insider reports that the company plans to start testing its coronavirus vaccine candidate in humans in July. On Wednesday, Johnson & Johnson it will move up the timeline by about two months to start clinical trials. It was previously aiming for trials in September. 1,045 healthy volunteers in the US and Belgium will join the study, which starts in July.
Pfizer Inc and partner BioNTech SE said on Monday two of their experimental coronavirus vaccines received 'fast track' designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, speeding up the regulatory review process. Jillian Kitchener has more.
U.S. stocks posted gains Monday as signs of U.S. economic recovery helped offset jitters over increasingly violent social unrest amid an ongoing pandemic and rising U.S.-China tensions. Fred Katayama reports.
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