PHARMA

  • MCI probes nexus between doctors, pharma companies: Reactions from across the nation 4 days ago

    The Medical Council of India has ordered a probe after allegations surfaced that a Gujarat based firm had bribed doctors. CNN-IBN takes views of people from across the country. ...
  • News 360: Huge turnout on first poll phase in Assam, Tripura April 7, 2014

    An estimated 72 per cent of the 64.4 lakh voters exercised their franchise peacefully in five Lok Sabha constituencies in Assam sealing the electoral fate of 51 contestants, including two union ministers in the first phase. ...
  • No gifts for docs from pharma companies: Govt February 17, 2010

    The relation between the doctor and the drug companies is under the scanner again. This time the law wants to punish a pharma company if they try to lure doctors. The Medical Council of India has ordered to cancel licenses of the firms. ...
  • WHO exaggerated H1N1 to benefit pharma cos? January 13, 2010

    New Delhi: Was the swine flu scare exaggerated to benefit pharma companies? Evidence has surfaced that several members of the World Health Organisation's (WHO) vaccine board which pushed countries to buy the H1N1 vaccine have had significant ties with pharma companies. Documents acquired through the Danish Freedom of...
  • Bitter medicine: quarter of drugs in India fake July 25, 2008

    New Delhi: Sooner or later, if you are in India, you will eventually buy a fake; though its tempting to view this trade as harmless the dark side of the business, however, is not imitation of imported items but drugs. ...