TRIPS waiver proposal provides useful way to effectively confront critical aspects of COVID: Goyal

He said that a successful resolution of the TRIPS waiver must, therefore, be at the core of the WTO response to the pandemic.

published on : 21st January 2022

India pitches for early outcome of TRIPS waiver for Covid vaccination, diagnotics

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal also stressed on finding a permanent, adequate and equitable solution to the public stock holding programmes for food security purposes.

published on : 4th September 2021

Decision on TRIPS waiver proposal absolutely crucial in these trying times: India

TRIPS is a multilateral agreement on intellectual property (IP) rights such as copyright, industrial designs, patents and protection of undisclosed information or trade secrets.

published on : 4th August 2021

In a first in Kerala, doctors use IVL to remove calcium deposits in blood vessels

The procedure was conducted for a 75-year-old patient who was hospitalized with uncontrolled diabetes with a non-healing ulcer, at Kochi's VPS Lakeshore Hospital.

published on : 25th June 2021

TRIPS Council of WTO to hold series of meetings till July-end on patent waiver proposal

The meeting follows after the members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreed by consensus to start the text-based negotiations on the proposal.

published on : 18th June 2021

WTO's TRIPS Council to continue discussion on proposal of IPR waiver to deal with COVID on Wednesday

In October 2020, India and South Africa had submitted the first proposal suggesting a waiver for all WTO members on the implementation of certain provisions of the TRIPS Agreement.

published on : 9th June 2021

Steel Strips Wheels wins orders worth Rs 54 cr from US, Europe

SSWL will complete execution of the orders by early July 2021 from its Chennai and Dappar plants, the company said.

published on : 10th May 2021

Diplomats from India, South Africa work together in US on TRIPS waiver to COVID-19 vaccines

Readouts issued by the office of US Trade Representatives Katherine Tai over the past one month after her meetings with various stakeholders is a reflection of this.

published on : 4th May 2021

NHRC sends notices to I&B ministry, Telangana government over Telugu actress Sri Reddy's protest

The NHRC sought detailed reports into a protest by a Telugu actress who stripped in public to highlight her complaint of sexual exploitation of women in the regional film industry.

published on : 12th April 2018

Delhi Smog: Metro announces 186 more trips from Thursday, four-times more parking rates

DMRC will be running 3,317 train trips from tomorrow instead of 3,131, an increase of 186 train trips to provide increased capacity to the public in this weather,

published on : 8th November 2017

When on road with group, follow these seven important rules

Every friend group is different, with its own nuances, but if you stick to the following seven rules - you'll likely survive your trip without flouncing from your group WhatsApp in a huff.

published on : 12th August 2017

RTI on Modi, Manmohan's foreign trips denied as 'vague': Activist

Nutan Thakur had asked for details of the expenses incurred on various arrangements made for all the foreign trips made by Modi and Manmohan Singh from January 2010 onwards.

published on : 15th July 2017