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Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray stays allotment of 100 flats in MHADA buildings to Tata cancer hospital – ET HealthWorld

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has stayed the transfer of 100 MHADA flats here to the Tata Memorial Hospital for providing temporary accommodation to cancer patients undergoing treatment there. State Housing Minister Jitendra Awhad on Wednesday confirmed the decision. Shiv Sena MLA Ajay Chaudhary told reporters that the decision to stay the transfer order was […]

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Malaysia surpasses Indonesia to become India’s top palm oil supplier

Malaysia has surpassed Indonesia to become the biggest crude palm oil (CPO) exporter to top consumer India in 2020/21, after Indonesia imposed heavy taxes on exports of the edible oil last year, industry officials told Reuters. Malaysia’s palm oil exports to India surged 238% to 2.42 million tonnes in the first seven months of 2020/21 […]

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Sun Pharma announces settlement of patent litigation for Generic Revlimid® (lenalidomide) in US – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai, India, June 22, 2021 – Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, “Sun Pharma” and includes its subsidiaries and/or associate companies) along with one of its wholly owned subsidiaries today announced that they have reached an agreement with Celgene Corporation (Celgene), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bristol Myers Squibb, to resolve the patent litigation regarding submission of an […]

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Makeover for Mumbai’s only hospital for railway cops, Rs 60 lakh set aside for facility – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai: The only hospital for railway police personnel at Ghatkopar is undergoing a transformation. The hospital, which has been in a state of disrepair, has been allocated Rs 60 lakh by a private bank for an upgrade. Once renovated, it will have specialists offering consultations for patients, a pathology lab and a pharmacy among other […]

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Maharashtra: 34% of RAT results false negatives, reveals study – ET HealthWorld

MUMBAI: An analysis of negative rapid antigen tests (RAT) that came positive when retested with RT-PCR has proved that RAT missed up to 33.7% cases. The finding assumes significance since RAT accounts for more than 60% of the daily Covid-19 tests in the state, being preferred for its ease of use and shorter turnaround time. […]

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Mumbai: Covid centre shut, owner held after 77 die in a mth – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai: The Sangli police on Friday sealed a private Covid care centre and arrested its owner following the death of 77 people there over one month owing to medical negligence and lack of infrastructure. Sangli is the hometown of NCP leader and water resources minister Jayant Patil. Sangli-Kupwad civic chief Nitin Kapadnis confirmed to TOI […]

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People won’t tolerate self-centred politics: Uddhav’s veiled message to Cong leaders

In a veiled swipe at local Congress leaders, Maharashtra Chief Minister and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said on Saturday that people would “beat with footwear” those who only talk about contesting elections alone without offering solutions to people’s problems. All political parties should keep ambitions aside and focus on economy and health, he said, […]

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BMC Says Camp Held Illegally; Mumbai Police Arrest 4

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has said that the vaccination camp organised at a housing society in suburban Kandivali in Mumbai had not sought its permission and no medical officer was present during the drive. A report in the matter was submitted to the municipal administration by Deputy Commissioner (Zone 7) Vishwas Shankarwar. According to […]

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Lupin gets USFDA nod to market Sevelamer Hydrochloride tablets – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Drug maker Lupin on Thursday said it has received approval from the US health regulator to market Sevelamer Hydrochloride tablets, which is used to control serum phosphorus in patients with chronic kidney disease, in the American market. The company has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market its […]

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