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Deepak Patel


Iron ore: Bellary mines go under the hammer at premium rates
Sat, Oct 08, 2016

Auction of 16 non-coal mines likely to bring a total revenue of 59,447 crore.

Government study finds toxins in PET bottles of 5 soft drink brands
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

The results of the test, conducted in February-March this year, and reviewed by The Indian Express, also show a significant increase in leaching with the rise in room temperature.

Life-saving drug disappears from market, CDSCO calls for meeting
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Wilson’s diseases is a rare genetic disorder which prevents the body from getting rid of extra copper.

WHO to assess India’s drug regulator in February
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

India exports more than 60% of the vaccines made in the country. Its vaccine market has a turnover of 6,000 crore.

New Mining Law: No prior clearance for stuck mining proposals, says Environment ministry
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

The central government is likely to auction the 288 mines, in case they are not granted to the companies by respective state governments by January, 2017

Tests show mercury in L’Oréal products: Maharashtra FDA
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

Company challenges findings, says does not use banned substance

No green marking on veg capsules: Drug panel
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

The DTAB decision is in line with the 2013 Supreme Court decision which stated that cosmetics and drugs cannot be treated at par with food articles when it comes to labelling.

All villages electrified, but darkness pervades
Wed, Sep 14, 2016

As per the government’s 2006 rural electrification policy, a village is deemed ‘electrified’ if basic infrastructure such as distribution transformer and distribution lines has been set up in the inhabited locality, including a ‘Dalit basti’.

Sun Pharmaceuticals shed a quarter of its permanent workforce in FY16
Wed, Aug 31, 2016

The company’s annual report for 2014-15 stated that the number of permanent employees as on March 31, 2015, was 19,452. In its latest report, the number, as on March 31, 2016, stood at 14,747.

Non-coal mining: 288 proposals hang fire, five months to go
Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Centre and states are running out of time to clear these projects which have been stuck since January 2015 due to various regulatory hurdles.

Inability to regulate drug prices: Parliamentary committee blames pharma dept’s ‘lackadaisical attitude’
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

The DoP had formed the first committee on price regulation of patented drugs in 2007 under the UPA government.