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  • Roche to sell cheaper cancer drugs in India March 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding plans to offer cutprice versions of two blockbuster cancer drugs for the Indian market soon, a company spokesman said on Friday, days after the government moved to slash the price of another cancer treatment. India stripped German group Bayer of exclusive rights to Nexavar earlier this...
  • Millionaire mom leaves just $ 4.50 for girls April 26, 2010

    Sydney: A former mayor in Australia has left her three daughters $ 1.50 each out of her $ 3.5 million estate because she believed they were involved in the death of her mother. Valmai Roche, who died in 2009 aged 81, left "30 pieces of silver of the lowest denomination of...
  • Pharma companies line up to bag Tamiflu contract August 13, 2009

    New Delhi: As the H1N1 Influenza virus (swine flu) death toll rises, pharma companies are lining to bag the contracts for Tamiflu. Five pharma companies are in the race as the government looks to procure close to 20 million Tamilflu capsules over the next few weeks. The drug is the only...
  • Federer in no hurry to get a coach May 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Roger Federer will play at the French Open and Wimbledon without a coach. FedEx split from Tony Roche after a run of four tournaments without winning a title, and said he wouldn't be hiring another coach in the near future. "I'm definitely not going to take a coach for...
  • Hewitt may court Roche as next coach May 14, 2007

    Sydney: Australia number one Lleyton Hewitt would be interested in hiring Tony Roche following the coach's sudden split from Roger Federer, his manager said in Monday. Hewitt, who has struggled with form and a back injury since winning the Las Vegas Open in March, has been without a fulltime...
  • Federer, coach part ways May 13, 2007

    Washington: Mired in his worst slump in more than three years, Roger Federer is splitting from coach Tony Roche. The topranked Federer announced the change on his Web site on Saturday, saying he and Roche mutually decided to end their arrangement. The move leaves Federer without a coach two weeks before...