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News18 Evening Digest: Measles Vaccine Effective in Children Against Covid; Reports of Homeless People Being Deprived of Vaccine Registration Baseless and Other Stories

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Here are the stories for today: Measles Vaccine Effective in Children Against Covid-19, Finds Study by Pune Researchers; Reports of Homeless People Being Deprived of Vaccine Registration Baseless, Co-WIN Inclusive & User-friendly: Govt; Airstrike Kills Dozens in Ethiopia's Tigray Region, Says Report; No Income Tax Scrutiny on Cash Deposits Up to Rs 2.5 Lakh by Housewives Post Demonetisation: ITAT; Yoga Guru Ramdev Moves SC Seeking Stay on Nationwide FIRs Against Him for Allopathy Remarks; US Woman Receives 150 Packages From Amazon that She Never Ordered

Measles Vaccine Effective in Children Against Covid-19, Finds Study by Pune Researchers

Amid fears of an impeding third wave of Covid-19 that may affect children, a team of researchers from Pune have said measles-containing vaccines (MCVs) might offer children some protection against the virus. READ MORE

Reports of Homeless People Being Deprived of Vaccine Registration Baseless, Co-WIN Inclusive & User-friendly: Govt

The health ministry on Wednesday dismissed media reports alleging that homeless people have been “barred" from registering for COVID-19 vaccination due to unavailability of technical requirements as “baseless". READ MORE

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