There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA and RNA of antigens like spike protein given to a person, helping human cells decode genetic material and produce the vaccine; and four, protein subunit vaccine wherein the recombinant proteins of SARS-COV-2 along with an adjuvant (booster) is given as a vaccine. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus second wave: BMC may restrict New Year’s Eve celebrations in Mumbai if COVID-19 cases surge
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Without federal mandates, states have borne the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic response. When it comes to travel, that means states and regions have made their own rules about who can come in from other areas, though their enforcement has been spotty. New York state, for example, has a travel advisory list requiring people traveling from states with high COVID-19 spread to quarantine for 14 days. Similarly, airlines follow the regulations of their destinations, rather than having their own rules across the board. Beginning November 24, anyone flying to Hawaii will have to show a negative COVID-19 test before their departure, no matter the airline they fly in on. … [Read more...] about Will you need a COVID-19 vaccine to fly?
Further, 225 percent of the margin dues and an additional amount of up to Rs 10,000 could be retained by the broker subject to client consent. For example, if a client has a credit balance of Rs 1 crore with the broker, and margin dues on open positions of Rs 10 lakh, the broker can hold back up to Rs 22.5 lakh and has to compulsorily return the remaining Rs.77.5 lakh to the client as settlement. … [Read more...] about SEBI panel to consider big bang reforms in November 26 meet; T-1 settlement, zero demat balance on the cards
"Around 70 percent of the mandis are shut and the government only allows exchange of agricultural produce in these mandis. For a few months, I think exchange should be allowed outside these mandis so that trading can happen more seamlessly," said Mahesh Jakhotia, co-founder of Bijak, a Gurugram-based agricultural supply chain startup. … [Read more...] about Hamstrung by labour shortage and logistical woes, agri supply network struggling for survival
Vaccine development is a long, complex process. Unlike drugs that are given to people with a diseased, vaccines are given to healthy people and also vulnerable sections such as children, pregnant women and the elderly. So rigorous tests are compulsory. History says that the fastest time it took to develop a vaccine is five years, but it usually takes double or sometimes triple that time. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus in Pune | Small population groups in city show first signs of ‘herd immunity’: Report