New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Health Minister A. Ramadoss Thursday said that all villages affected by chikungunya fever would get Rs.10,000 to prevent mosquito breeding and to spread awareness among people even as 17,000 suspected cases of the viral have been reported so far this year.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 11:13:59 PM
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) About 17,000 suspected cases of chikungunya have been reported from across the country this year, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss said here Thursday, adding that the government was taking measures to contain the spread of potentially deadly viral fever.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 7:16:19 PM
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Pharma major Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its abbreviated new drug application for Cefepime injection.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 4:56:25 PM
Bhopal, June 21 (IANS) Saying that the sale of sex toys in India would have 'severe consequences in society', a Madhya Pradesh minister has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to convene an all-party meeting to discuss the issue.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 1:58:42 PM
Patna, June 21 (IANS) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has accused US multi-national companies of selling recycled prosthesis in India at cheaper prices.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 1:52:42 PM
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government has ordered an inquiry into the alleged incident of a 15-year-old boy performing a caesarean section operation, an official said Thursday.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 12:57:21 PM
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Indian pharma major Wockhardt Wednesday announced the launch of its antibiotic tablets Cefprozil in the US after receiving approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA).
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 8:09:41 PM
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Those who uphold the law often end up violating the rule themselves - and certainly so when it comes to mosquitoes in the Indian capital.
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 5:26:59 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, June 20 (IANS) Kerala is soon to set up a holistic tourism centre that will promote medical tourism besides other attractions for visitors, state Tourism Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said here Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 4:38:37 PM
Bhopal, June 20 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government is contemplating a ban on the sale of Crezendo, a condom brand that comes with a vibrating ring, if it is proved to be a sex toy.
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 3:46:26 PM
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