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The Billion Dollar Patent

Source: DailyBruin 10/01/2020   Nearly 8,000 miles from the polished offices of Murphy Hall sits a black stone slab the size of Chancellor Gene Block’s office bookshelf. Maroon, white and orange flowers dress the upper surface in ornate polygonal patterns. A … Continue reading

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On Announcement of All Oral MDR TB regimen by Indian Government

26th Sep 2019, New Delhi On 25 September Wednesday, at the event- TB Harega Desh Jitega organised in New Delhi, the Central TB programme announced the rolling out an all oral Multi Drug Resistant TB regimen across the country starting … Continue reading

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Modi visit to US: Trump appearance signals importance of India

Source: BBC News 22nd September 2019   Five years ago, when Narendra Modi first stepped on US soil as India’s prime minister to chants of his name and “Hail Mother India”, many called it audacious. The rock star reception at New … Continue reading

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After ‘Howdy Modi’, Trump and Modi likely to sign trade deal

Source: Live Mint 22nd September 2019   The deal will lower some tariffs on US produce and restore preferential treatment for some Indian exports to the United States US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra will meet this Sunday in … Continue reading

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US – India Relations: President Trump To Sign New Trade Deal With Indian PM Modi?

Source: International Business Times 22nd September 2019   resident Donald Trump is set to meet Indian Prime Minister Modi on Sunday at an Indian-American rally in Houston called “Howdy Modi!” Although both nations are engaged in a tense tariff battle, some believe the … Continue reading

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India-US trade talks: Trading lives?

Source: Deccan Herald 21st September 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to meet US President Donald Trump to discuss trade issues between the two countries in a few days’ time. Health workers and doctors working with patients suffering from tuberculosis, … Continue reading

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As Modi Visits US, What Does the Free Trade Pact Mean for India’s Pharma Industry?

Source: The Wire 21st September 2019 A Free Trade Agreement with the US will likely result in the amendment of the Patents Act, which could impact the Indian pharma industry.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to travel to the US … Continue reading

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