Tripura to introduce generic medicines

Tripura will emulate Rajasthan and provide non-branded generic medicines to people to cut costs in medical treatment, an official said Monday.

Assam govt hospitals will buy, prescribe generic medicines: CM

Assam government will make buying and prescribing of generic medicines mandatory in government hospitals, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said on Thursday.

India vouches for safety, efficacy of its drugs

India Monday vouched for the safety and efficacy of drugs manufactured by it and asked African countries not to mix patent issues with those of quality.

Aamir Khan asks Bihar CM to popularise generic medicines!

Bollywood star Aamir Khan has urged Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to make available generic medicines in the state widely.

Bihar seeks Aamir Khan`s help to popularise generic medicines

Impressed by Aamir Khan`s advocacy of generic drugs, Bihar has sought the Bollywood star`s help to create awareness and popularise the medicines among the people in the state, a minister said Sunday.

WHO calls for universal health coverage in India

India should work towards universal health coverage, the World Health Organisation (WHO) India representative Nata Menabde declared Friday.

Aamir Khan effect: Generic medicines to be available soon

Looks like Aamir Khan’s show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ has indeed done a world of good to India. The actor’s efforts are reaping fruits and the credit surely goes to him for bringing a sea change in the country’s outlook towards things.

‘Satyamev Jayate’: Maharashtra flags off Generic medicine stores across the state

`Satyamev Jayate` has played an important role in the Maharashtra Government giving the green signal to a lot more generic medicine stores than the state now has.