Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.


Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence


Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
follow us on
reach us on app store
» » News18 Shorts

Watch: Ban on 328 Medicines

Sep 13, 2018 07:38 PM IST India India

They were deemed "irrational" and "unsafe".FDC is a drug that is a cocktail of two or more drugs sold by the Indian pharmaceutical industry. Other banned drugs include the skin cream Panderm, combination diabetes drug Gluconorm PG, antibiotic Lupidiclox, Saridon contains 150 mg of propyphenazone (anti-inflammatory drug), 250 mg of paracetamol (treatment of fever) and 50 mg of caffeine. Saridon has been associated with severe blood dyscrasias or diseases affecting blood cells or platelets
The technical advisory body said the companies failed to show that the ingredients were safe and justified
The ministry said there was "no therapeutic justification for the ingredients" and added that they "may involve risk to human beings"

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results