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Ministry of Communications mandates inclusion of GPS facility in smart phones from 2018

November 30, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In a recent notification dated November 23, 2017, the Ministry of Communications has introduced the Global Positioning system facility in all mobile phone handsets (Amendment) Rules,...

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FSSAI issues detailed guideline on recall of food products

November 30, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has issued detailed guideline on recall of food products by Food Business Operators (“FBOs”). Food recalls...

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NPPA introduces uniform procedure for dealing with cases of launch of new drugs without prior price approvals

November 29, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (“NPPA”) has, vide an office memorandum dated 24th November 2017, declared that a standard and uniform procedure is to be followed in order to bring...

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Tamil Nadu Government republishes fourth amendment to the Removal of Licensing requirements, Stock Limits and Movement Restrictions on Specified Foodstuffs Order, 2016

November 29, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution through its Department of Consumer Affairs had issued  Removal of Licensing requirements, Stock Limits and Movement...

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FSSAI approves Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) Regulations, 2017

November 29, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”), vide a notification dated 22nd November 2017, has informed that the Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of...

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FSSAI issues Draft Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2017

November 23, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (“Ministry”) has issued the Draft Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2017...

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The Department of Health and Family Welfare issues Draft Amendments to the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945

November 17, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Department of Health and Family Welfare (“Department”), vide notification dated 3rd November 2017, has issued Draft Amendments to the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 (“Principal...

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Directorate of Health Services issues guidelines for regulating the manufacture and sale of Oxytocin

November 8, 2017 Industry Specific 0

In reference to the trailing email, the Directorate of Health Services, Central Drugs Standard Control Organization, has come up with the following guidelines for the...

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Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution notifies the BIS Act, 2016

November 3, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution has notified the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016 (“New Act”) vide a notification dated October...

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The Ministry of Commerce and Industry issues draft of the Ammonium Nitrate (Amendment) Rules, 2017

November 3, 2017 Industry Specific 0

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry has issued a draft of the Ammonium Nitrate (Amendment) Rules, 2017 (“Draft Amendment Rules”), vide notification dated 13th October,...

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