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21 August, 2018 2:12 PM Torrent Pharma recalls 14 lots of blood pressure drug from US

The voluntarily recall of Valsartan/Amlodipine/HCTZ tablets to the consumer level is due to the detection of trace amounts of an unexpected impurity found. Drug firm Torrent Pharmaceuticals is recalling 14 lots of tablets used for treatment of high blood pressure and heart failure from the US market due to presence of impurity, the company said. The voluntarily 48

11 August, 2018 2:30 PM Weather bureau expects heavy to very heavy rainfall in 16 states in next 2 days

Heavy to very heavy rains are expected in 16 states, including Kerala, Uttarakhand and West Bengal, in next two days with fishermen are advised not to venture in central Arabian sea, the NDMA said today. In a statement, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said heavy rains are also expected in large areas along Bay of Bengal. Red warning 40

11 August, 2018 8:31 AM Indian Medicine Firm Pulls Heart Drug From US Amid Cancer Risk Probes

A unit of India's Hetero Drugs is recalling some batches of the blood pressure and heart medicine valsartan in the United States, a notice on the U.S. regulator's website said, amid a wider probe into cancer risks associated with the drug. At least a dozen companies around the world have pulled specific batches of valsartan from the market since early 336

17 July, 2018 12:17 PM India accounts for one fifth of flood-related deaths in the world

A World Bank study suggests that India accounts for close to one-fifth of the total flood-related deaths across the world. According to an Economic Times report, approximately 50 million people in the South Asian cities like Kolkata, Mumbai, Dhaka and Karachi may face severe flood-related damage in the coming century. Data from the Central Water Commission 60

8 May, 2018 4:22 PM Government plans region-specific SMS service to alert people about natural disasters

New Delhi: The government is planning to launch a localised, region-specific SMS service to alert people about natural disasters, officials said on Tuesday. According to the plan, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) will rope in the India Meteorological Department and telecom service providers to send the alerts free of cost in a particular 77

16 March, 2018 3:20 PM Avalanche warning issued for J&K, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

New Delhi: The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has issued an avalanche warning on Friday for the next 24 hours for some districts of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. They said that an avalanche warning will be valid from 5 pm on Friday to 5 pm on Saturday. The authority issued the warning after a report from the Snow and Avalanche 80

13 March, 2018 6:13 PM NDMA issues avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

NDMA has issued an avalanche warning for next 24 hours for Baramulla, Bandipora and Kupwara. New Delhi: The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) on Tuesday issues an avalanche warning for next 24 hours for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. "The most likely affected area with danger level-3 are Baramulla, Bandipora and Kupwara 59

13 March, 2018 10:11 AM Heavy rainfall predicted in coastal Kerala and Tamil Nadu, fishermen advised caution

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning of heavy to very heavy rainfall between Tuesday and Thursday (March 13 and March 15) in coastal areas of Kerala, Tamil Nadu and in Lakshadweep. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has advised fishermen in the region to exercise caution as the sea is expected to be extremely 75

4 March, 2018 12:31 PM Avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

The National Disaster Management Authority on Sunday issued an avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Sunday evening. The authority said that warning will be valid from 5 pm on Sunday to 5 pm on Monday. The NDMA issued the warning after a report from the Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) Chandigarh. The areas 40

13 July, 2017 12:20 PM Kiren Rijiju undertakes aerial survey of flood-hit areas in Assam

Rijiju - accompanied by NDRF, NITI Ayog and NDMA officials - met district administration officials in Lakhimpur, which has been hit the hardest by floods, and visited deluge-ravaged Pasnoi Baolidan village. LAKHIMPUR: Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Thursday undertook an aerial survey of flood-hit districts in Assam, where the death toll due to the deluge 41