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Cadila Healthcare’s arm gets one observation for Ahmedabad plant from USFDA

The US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has conducted a Pre-Approval Inspection (PAI) for Doxorubicin Liposomal, a complex oncological injectable at Alidac Pharmaceuticals, the injectable onco manufacturing facility, located at Pharmez, Ahmedabad from March 18 to 26, 2019. The inspection concluded with one observation. Alidac Pharmaceuticals is a 100% subsidiary ... Read More »

IOC surges on acquiring Abu Dhabi Onshore Block 1

Mumbai : Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) is currently trading at Rs. 158.70, up by 2.00 points or 1.28% from its previous closing of Rs. 156.70 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 156.70 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 161.30 and Rs. 156.00 respectively. So far ... Read More »

Gold Gains As US Recession Fears Boost Safe-Haven Assets

Gold rose on Monday as investors’ appetite for riskier assets faded on concerns about a potential US recession and decelerating global growth, increasing appeal for the bullion alongside yen and bonds. Spot gold was up 0.2 per cent at $1,316.11 per ounce as of 0422 GMT, while US gold futures ... Read More »

One dead in possible terror attack on Dutch tram

The Hague : A gunman opened fire on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday, killing at least one person and wounding several in what officials said was a possible terrorist incident. A body covered in a sheet was reportedly seen on the tracks as armed police ... Read More »

Jet Airways cancels operations at Abu Dhabi Airport

Mumbai : Jet Airways has cancelled all its flights from Abu Dhabi with immediate effect from March 18, 2019 due to operational reasons. The company has proactively taken some adjustments to its flight schedule on account of non-availability of some aircraft in its fleet in the foreseeable future. Jet Airways ... Read More »

Wipro launches AI, ML solutions on Amazon Web Services

Wipro has launched Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The company’s AI-enabled, on-demand solutions on AWS will govern critical supply chain processes, and drive enhanced operational efficiency, productivity and superior customer experience for enterprise clients. As part of this collaboration, Wipro’s solutions such ... Read More »

JeM chief Masood Azhar’s brother among 44 arrested in Pak

Islamabad : Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar’s brother was among 44 members of the banned militant outfits arrested by authorities in Pakistan, amid mounting pressure from the global community on Islamabad to rein in the terror groups operating on its soil. Mufti Abdur Rauf, brother of Azhar, and Hammad Azhar are ... Read More »

UN chief welcomes IAF pilot’s return to India from Pak captivity

United Nations : UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the return of Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthman from captivity in Pakistan and called on the two countries to sustain the “positive momentum” and engage in further constructive dialogue. The IAF Wing Commander returned to India from Pakistan on Friday ... Read More »

Wreckage of downed Pak F-16 seen in PoK

Islamabad : Wreckage of the F-16 Pakistan Air Force jet, which was shot down by the Indian Air Force on Wednesday, was seen being inspected by Pakistan military officers in PoK, sources said. Sources added that Commanding Officer of Pakistan’s 7 Northern Light Infantry inspected the site along with other ... Read More »

Air India Resumes Flights To Iraq After 30 Years

NAJAF, IRAQ: Air India on Thursday resumed flights to Iraq after a 30 year gap, when a plane carrying Shiite pilgrims landed in the city of Najaf. “This is the first time in the last 30 years” that a plane has come from India to Iraq, said Pradeep Singh Rajpurohit, India’s ... Read More »

Bangladesh rescues ‘abducted’ Malaysia-bound Rohingya

Dhaka : Bangladesh police have stopped 43 Rohingya refugees from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat with a dozen women claiming they were abducted by traffickers, officials said Thursday. Acting on tip-offs, police found the refugees at two separate places in the southeastern border district of Cox’s Bazar, raising the number ... Read More »

Rivers of Differing Clarity Coming Together

The pictures of these 10 striking confluences from Twisted Sifter are definitely worth a long view. A confluence is simply where bodies of water meet. When this involves two rivers with differing clarity levels, the results can be incredibly eye-catching, like in the photo above, which shows the merging of the Rhone ... Read More »

Sirisena says opposed to forming national govt

Colombo :  Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday said he is opposed to forming a national government only to expand the Cabinet of ministers, indicating that his rift with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe was far from over. Prime Minister Wickremesinghe-led government on Friday sought the consent of the Speaker of ... Read More »