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Competition Commission of India imposes Penalty on Chemists and Druggists Association of Baroda and...

New Delhi, January 08, 2018: The Competition Commission of India (‘Commission’) has found the Chemists and Druggists Association of Baroda (‘CDAB’) and Federation of Gujarat State Chemists and Druggists Association (‘Gujarat Federation’) to be in contravention of the provisions...

Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad Chairs the Meeting of the Partners in Population and Development...

The Union Health Minister, Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad chaired the meeting of the Partners in Population and Development (PPD) at Beijing, China today. India is the chair of Partners in Population and Development (PPD) and co-chair of the Partnership...

Bayer in Talks to Buy Partner Algeta for $2.4 Billion

Oslo London November 27, 2013: Bayer (BAYGn.DE) has offered to pay $2.4 billion for Norway's Algeta ( ALGETA.OL), its partner for a new prostate cancer treatment, at a 27 percent premium to the stock's last close, Algeta said on...

Steps before reaching the summit -V.Srinivasan

April 25, 2015 Pharma Industry in India is doing well, and growing year after year. Therefore many Pharma Companies are already there in the market place, and every year new players are joining in. This has lead to a...

Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd updates on cancellation of distillery license

Mumbai, March 07, 2018: Jubilant Life Sciences said that The Commissioner of State Excise, Maharashtra has passed an order dated March 3, 2018 cancelling our DS-1 License and Form-I License relating to the Distillery operations of one of Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd's factories...

Intas Pharma launches affordable cancer drug

Ahmedabad, June 30, 2014 - Reinforcing its oncology product range, Ahmedabad-basedIntas Pharmaceuticals has introduced azacitidine molecule incancer drug Azadine in India to help fight Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) and acute myelogenous leukaemia (AML).Azadine has been priced at one-fifth of the...

GSK hit by poor lung drug sales, CEO dislikes mega-mergers

LONDON, May 01, 2014 - GlaxoSmithKline's sales fell 10 percent in the first quarter as its flagship lung drug Advair struggled in a tough U.S. market, highlighting the kind of pricing pressures behind a wave of deals sweeping the...

Introduction of Injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccination

New Delhi, May 09, 2015: The Government proposes to introduce injectable Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) in its on-going Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) simultaneously with the existing Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV) under the UIP. As a part of Polio Endgame...

Message on 10th Anniversary of Tsunami from WHO

New Delhi, Dec 26,2014: “Ten years ago, on 26 December massive tsunami waves hit countries in South-East Asia Region causing death, destruction and devastation of unbelievable scale. Nearly 200,000 lives were lost, 800 primary and secondary health facilities destroyed and...

Minutes of Meeting Council Meeting on Drug & Pharmaceutical September 17, 2013

New Delhi November 19,2013: Dr. Om S Tyagi, Senior Director, ASSOCHAM extended welcome to the Chair Mr. Bahskar V Iyer, Co- Chairman Mr. Umang Chaturvedi and members of the Council. Chairman Mr. Bhaskar Iyer and Co- Chairman Mr. Umang...