Progress of the ‘Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)’ in India: a little to cheer, more to ponder

The world has just five more years to achieve the ‘Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)’. To accelerate progress of this unique United Nation’s initiative the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on world leaders to attend a summit in New York … Continue reading

Union Budget 2009-10: there is something to cheer for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Union Budget 2009-10 has reflected the intention of the new UPA Government to sharpen its focus on healthcare through various budgetary/fiscal measures and support. Although general expectations were more for a significant increase in the healthcare expenses as a % … Continue reading