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May 26, 2017
Narendra Modi govt's generics-only drugs plan worries health experts, pharma sectorThe government has not given any details or time frame for the planned legislation but some in the industry fear that hasty execution could harm, not help, public health.
May 25, 2017
India's generics project can bring down medicine costs globally, says WHO India chiefIndia is already the world's pharmacy, exporting quality generic medicines and vaccines, said Henk Bekedam, WHO India head.
May 24, 2017
WHO India backs government plan to make medicines cheaper, says global impact will be positiveAs the government gears up to push generic medicines to bring down costs for patients, World Health Organisation (WHO) representative in India, Henk Bekedam has stated that the move, if successfully implemented, will not only reduce the cost of medicines within the country but also globally.
May 23, 2017
GST impact: Smartphones, medical devices, cement to cost less; rates beneficial to consumer, govt insistsA smartphone currently attracts 2 percent central excise duty and VAT, which vary from state to state (5 percent to 15 percent).
May 20, 2017
Indian Council of Medical Research to adopt UN agency's standards on clinical trialsIndian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), along with other global health bodies, have decided to adopt UN health agency's recommendations on clinical trials.
May 14, 2017
Haryana gangrape: Post-mortem reveals head injury by blunt weapon caused deathMultiple head injuries inflicted by a blunt weapon were the main cause of death of the 23-year -old woman from Sonipat while sharp edged objects may have been inserted in her private parts, according to the post-mortem report.
May 10, 2017
Robots may replace trained professionals in medicine, law, IT by 2022: GartnerSmart machines and robots are likely to replace highly-trained professionals globally in tasks within medicine, law and IT by 2022, said research firm Gartner
May 10, 2017
India may witness a spike in cases of drug-resistant tuberculosis by 2040, says studyA new study has found that India could witness an alarming spike in cases of drug-resistant tuberculosis in the next two decades.
May 05, 2017
American Healthcare Act passed: Indian-American law makers raise serious concernsIndian-American lawmakers have supported Obamacare over a bill that aims to replace the landmark overhaul achieved by Barack Obama, alleging that the new legislation passed by House of Representatives would kick off 24 million Americans of healthcare plans.
May 04, 2017
Patanjali eyes 100% growth in revenues to Rs 20,000 cr in FY18, plans 12,000 distribution networkThe Haridwar-based FMCG firm had clocked a turnover of Rs 10,561 crore in the financial year ended March 31, 2017