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Thane cops arrest five for extortion

The doctor decided to pay them at Koparkhairane in Navi Mumbai.

26 Aug 2018 5:46 AM

Gutka, illicit booze worth Rs 9.9Lakh seized

The police has registered a case as per provisions of the Food Adulteration Act.

20 Jul 2018 6:41 AM

Illegal gutka smugglers on FDA’s radar

According to statistics, the FDA in the past six years has seized gutka worth Rs 114.13 crore.

17 Jun 2018 2:33 AM

FDA raids panipuri making units in Bhayandar slums

The action followed complaints against the unhygienic conditions at the units.

14 Jun 2018 4:21 AM

Donald Trump signs ‘Right to Try’ bill for terminally ill patients

The bill requires any manufacturer of an eligible investigational drug to report to FDA on any use of the drug on a 'Right to Try' basis.

31 May 2018 8:44 AM


Registration of Ayurvedic medicine shops

There are five lakh shops in the state selling ayurvedic medicines.

18 May 2018 2:00 AM

FDA busts milk adulteration racket, one held

FDA team caught a milk vendor, while he was mixing water in milk packets.

10 May 2018 1:53 AM

Form panel to check protocol on ADR: Bombay HC

The committee would examine the drug procurement system and suggest guidelines to ascertain that all drugs.

01 May 2018 4:45 AM

Soon, TB patients to get free drugs from private Chemists

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is in the process of establishing the central government’s move.

18 Mar 2018 6:04 AM

Roadside food sellers to be trained in hygiene

FDA took this step after getting feedback about many people suffering from diarrhoea and abdominal pain.

27 Feb 2018 2:04 AM


FDA to examine colours before Holi

Warns people about effects of harmful chemicals.

27 Feb 2018 1:19 AM

Gutka unit found in residential bldg

The owner of the illegally running gutka packaging unit was arrested.

06 Feb 2018 2:31 AM

FDA warns Mumbai McDonald’s outlet over food hygiene

HardCastle Restaurants, which runs the McDonald's franchise in Southern and Western states said they are looking into the matter seriously.

10 Jan 2018 5:56 PM

FDA raids 18 eateries, seizes over 24 food items

The raid comes ahead of the FDA’s drive against adulterated food in the run-up to New Year celebrations.

16 Dec 2017 2:00 AM

FDA approves diabetes drug that also helps with weight loss

The drug works by stimulating the body's own insulin production and reducing appetite.

06 Dec 2017 3:00 PM


Dr Reddy’s Laboratories drug fails tests, recalled

this is the third product recall by Dr Reddy’s Labs in 2017 due to quality issues.

21 Oct 2017 4:03 AM

FDA cracks down on adulterators of sweets

Seizes 2.4 lakh kilos of ingredients worth Rs 4.50 crore ahead of Diwali.

13 Oct 2017 1:25 AM

Seeing hope: FDA panel considers gene therapy for blindness

More than 260 genes can cause inherited retinal disorders, affecting 3 million worldwide.

10 Oct 2017 5:43 PM

New smart bandage for better, faster healing

A single bandage could accommodate multiple medications tailored to a specific type of wound.

07 Oct 2017 3:07 PM

Blood donation must be voluntary: FDA

Replacement blood donation refers to the blood donated by a patient’s relatives/friends to restore the units utilised for the patient.

13 Aug 2017 1:51 AM