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28 May, 2017 1:30 AM Online drug sale: Chemists to shut shop on Tuesday

BENGALURU: Chemist shops in the city are likely to remain shut in support of a nationwide bandh on May 30 called by the All India Organization of Chemists and Druggists against online sale of drugs.Drug stores at nursing homes and hospitals, both private and government, however, will remain open. "As of now it's a proposal and the state government hasn't 21

27 May, 2017 10:54 AM India gives USD 500 million assistance to Mauritius

India today announced a USD 500 million line of credit to Mauritius as the two countries decided to firm up cooperation in the field of maritime security in the Indian Ocean region. In a statement, Modi said he and Jugnauth agreed that effective management of conventional and non-conventional threats in the Indian Ocean is essential to pursue economic 25

25 May, 2017 11:40 PM Doctors script unusual success story, cure as-yet-unknown mental illness

KOLKATA: Two months ago, doctors at Institute of Psychiatry (IOP) at IPGMER faced a strange problem — Abhro Mukherjee (name changed) was brought in suffering from a mental illness they couldn't diagnose right away. The 48-year-old would feel like he was surrounded by lunatics every time he left home and had confined himself to his room for months. Visits 36

25 May, 2017 12:20 PM Pranab Mukherjee to receive book on Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat'

The book 'Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio' is a compilation of the PM's monthly radio addresses. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat' will now be available in a book. President Pranab Mukherjee will receive the first copies of books 'Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio' and 'Marching with a Billion- Analysing 19

23 May, 2017 11:32 AM Four narcotic smugglers held in Kashmir

Jammu: Four alleged narcotic smugglers have been arrested in separate incidents from parts of Jammu and Samba districts, police said today, adding various types of drugs were seized from their possession. A police party intercepted a person in Samba area last night and found 500 grams of poppy from his possession, a police officer said. During checking 17

23 May, 2017 3:16 AM The Latest: Trump visit to Israel shadowing by Russia probe

Promote your Business on for free and reach out to millions of potential Customers Israel offered President Donald Trump a warm and smooth welcome in his first visit as president, but the day's events were still shadowed even here by reminders of his tumult back home. Trump solemnly placed a note in the ancient stones of Jerusalem's 24

22 May, 2017 2:54 AM GST blow: Medicines to be get costlier as raw materials to be taxed at 18%

Active pharmaceutical ingredients, or raw materials, will be taxed at 18% The pharmaceutical industry was hoping the goods and services tax (GST) rate on life-saving drugs would be zero, even as it has been capped at 5 per cent and that of all other formulations at 12 per cent. The rates in the GST regime will be slightly higher than what prevail now. In the GST regime 29

19 May, 2017 9:57 PM Growth tonic for pharma cos, no major side effects for consumers

Mumbai: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) may not result in substantial savings for consumers on their medical bills with medicines falling under the 18% tax slab. But the pharmaceuticals industry will gain with streamlining of compliance framework, supply chain savings and operational efficiency. At present, the effective rate of taxation on drugs is 11-12%, so "the impact 34

19 May, 2017 3:28 AM Foodgrains, Soaps To Cost Less Post GST Rollout, Cars To Be Expensive

Srinagar: Foodgrains and common-use products like hair oil, soaps and toothpaste as also electricity will cost less from July 1 when the GST is scheduled to be rolled out as the all-powerful GST Council on Thursday finalised tax rates for bulk of the items. While the Council fitted all but six items in 5, 12, 18 or 28 per cent tax brackets, cars will attract 25

19 May, 2017 1:52 AM US Navy veteran kills one in Times Square car crash, 22 hurt

Promote your Business on for free and reach out to millions of potential Customers NEW YORK: A US Navy veteran with a criminal past -- but no apparent terror motive -- rammed a car into a crowd of people in New York's Times Square on Thursday, killing a young woman and injuring 22 other people. The midday incident sparked fear in the heart 50