India will not allow home testing for HIV.

Transmission of the deadly H1N1 swine flu virus was the fastest in the national capital, while the infection was most fatal in Maharashtra.

The sacred sindoor (vermilion), a symbol of married Hindu women and also liberally used at Hindu shrines, will have to comply with safety standards.

Families of those who died during clinical trials last year have finally been paid compensation by the pharmaceutical companies which owned these drugs.

India is going all out to monitor global ban on drugs.

Pharmaceutical firms have been given two weeks to finalize the amount they have to pay as compensation to the legal heirs of those who died in their clinical trials in 2010.
On Monday, the drug controller general of India, Dr Surinder Singh, cracked the whip on nine pharma companies for not paying up

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