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Mar 06, 2019
Govt plans to open 2,500 more Jan Aushadhi stores by 2020; sets target to start minimum one facility in every blockUnder the PMBJP, the government provides more than 800 medicines and 154 surgicals through Jan Aushadhi centres.
Jan 09, 2019
Drug regulator initiates prosecution proceedings against Snapdeal for unlawfully selling medicinesThe Karnataka government has issued an order permitting authorities concerned to initiate prosecution proceedings in competent jurisdiction court against e-tailer Snapdeal and a Ludhiana-based company for unlawfully selling drugs
Nov 24, 2018
Antibiotic resistance: A global threat to healthcare that needs collective actionAntibiotic abuse can be curbed to a great extent if OTC antibiotics without prescriptions are barred.
Jul 24, 2018
Ceiling on the drug prices helped save Rs 11,463 crore to public, says governmentTill June 2018, the government has fixed the ceiling prices of 851 medicines, including 4 medical devices under revised schedule - I based on the National List of Essential Medicines, 2015 (NLEM, 2015)
Jan 07, 2018
Eight Chinese pharma cos to be blacklisted for quality issues, may lead to shortage of medicinesThe Indian government has issued show cause notices to, and may soon blacklist, eight Chinese pharmaceutical companies found to be supplying poor quality raw material to drug manufacturers in this country
Dec 03, 2017
ASSOCHAM study claims India's healthcare sector likely to reach $372 billion by 2022The Indian healthcare market is likely to reach $372 billion by 2022 in a threefold growth in value terms, industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday, citing its latest study on the subject.
Sep 22, 2017
Bagdogra Airport on alert after explosives found hidden in medicine bottles in passenger's luggageSecurity agencies at the Bagdogra Airport were put on alert after explosives were found in a passenger's luggage on Friday. The passenger has been detained for interrogation by the security personnel.
Aug 25, 2017
Tanzania is working with US logistics company to launch drone network to deliver critical medicinesDrone networks will soon be used in Tanzania to deliver medicines to health facilities making up to 2,000 deliveries per day across the East African country.
Jul 19, 2017
Railways to sell generic drugs at cheaper prices in govt sponsored Janaushadhi outletsPeople can soon buy generic drugs at cheaper prices from railway stations, the government informed Parliament on Wednesday.
Jun 27, 2017
GST from 1 July: Drug pricing regulator releases ceiling price of 761 medicinesNational Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) said that the actual increase or decrease in prices after the rollout of new indirect tax regime is expected to be in be in the range of 2-3 per cent depending on states