India declined the Sputnik V vaccine study proposal

The Indian pharmaceutical regulator has refused to conduct a large study to evaluate Russia’s CoV vaccine – Sputnik V in their home country. Before that, the Indian pharmaceutical company named Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories proposed to the Drug Administration to research and evaluate the “candidate” of the Russian Covid-19 vaccine, but it was rejected. The Indian Drug Administration suggests that some additional clinical trials should be performed. A panel of experts under the Central Pharmaceutical Standards Control Organization (CDSCO) has made recommendations, noting that Sputnik V’s safety and immunogenicity data are from phase studies. The head being made abroad is very […]

Indian Government forces Indian sports behind closed doors

The money-spinning IPL launched a closed-door edition in order to avoid the cancellation since Indian sports went into quarantine after the government forces sports to keep fans out to prevent the spreading of coronavirus pandemic from. The government directive is set to make sure that the Indian Super League football tournament final in Goa, the remaining two ODIs between India and South Africa in Lucknow and Kolkata, and the the Ranji Trophy summit clash in Rajkot will take place in front of empty stadiums. On the IPL, although the BCCI maintained silent, the sports ministry dropped hints that it could […]