Illegal cancer drugs from Bangladesh flood local market
Illegal import of drugs from Bangladesh and other neighbouring countries have further added to the woes of pharmaceutical companies. Experts suggest a thriving ‘grey’ market of fake and unapproved copies of Big Pharma’s oncology and hepatology medicines, and some under patent protection. The drugs are smuggled, hence exact numbers are unavailable.
Fires and floods make Saudi Aramco IPO a hard sell
The oil age may not be over — far from it — but oil is facing unprecedented headwinds.
Flooding in major onion producing states leads to spike in prices
Unseasonal rains in 3 major producing states have seen the crop marooned in fields & prices jumping each day.
100 days in office were like trial by fire, says Karnataka CM
"These 100 days were like 'Agni Pareeksha'. Never ever has the state witnessed floods of this scale in the last 120 years. When hundreds of villages were submerged,we spent a month in those flood-hit areas and took the assistanceof the Central government," the Karnataka chief minister said.
European shares dip after flood of earnings
The STOXX was down just over 0.1 per cent by 0728 GMT.
Siddaramaiah slams government on flood relief
Siddaramaiah blamed the Central government for being unfair to Karnataka.
Flood of benefits: How this year's monsoon is a stressbuster
India can relish the prospect of abundant water for the next cropping season and adequate supplies for drinking and power generation as well.
It seems our stars are not good: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on rain-fury again
The heavy downpour in August this year in Karnataka led to floods in 22 districts, leading to the deaths of 84 people in rain related incidents. About 5.5 lakh acres of land were inundated, while crops in about 2.3 lakh acres was completely ruined.
Centre announces Rs 1813.75 crore flood relief for Karnataka, Bihar
The approval came after Home Minister Amit Shah reviewed the ongoing rescue and relief work of all flood-affected states.
Nearly 1,900 dead in monsoon rains, floods across India
The highest 382 people died in Maharashtra, followed by 227 deaths in West Bengal in rain.
Bihar floods: Deputy CM Sushil Modi rescued from his Patna residence
The national and state disaster response forces bailed out Modi, along with his family, by towing them away on a boat.
Watch: Flooding in Patna following heavy rainfall in the region
At least 24 districts of Bihar including Patna were badly hit after incessant rains lashed the state on Saturday.Patna remained the worst af...
Bihar Floods: Death toll mounts to 73, informs State Disaster Mgmt Secy
While speaking to ANI, Principal Secretary of Disaster Management Department of Bihar, Pratyaya Amrit said that 73 people have died in rain-...
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