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Penny MacRae

Penny MacRae

    India makes breakthrough drug patent ruling against Novartis
    India makes breakthrough drug patent ruling against Novartis
    Swiss company Novartis fought a seven-year legal battle to gain patent protection for an updated version of its blockbuster cancer drug Glivec,...
    'Hitler' clothing store stirs anger in India
    'Hitler' clothing store stirs anger in India
    The outlet, which sells Western men's wear, opened 10 days ago in Ahmedabad city in the western state of Gujarat with "Hitler" written...
    India's economic growth slows to lowest levels in two years
    India's economic growth slows to lowest levels in two years
    India's economic growth slumped to a two-year low of 6.9% in the second-quarter, data showed Wednesday, as it was hit by a string of rate hikes and...
    India surprises with rise in June industrial output
    India surprises with rise in June industrial output
    India's industrial output grew 8.8% in June from a year earlier, data showed on Friday, displaying unexpected resilience in the face of an...
    'Shame Games' mar India's reputation
    'Shame Games' mar India's reputation
    The shambolic run-up to the Commonwealth Games has dashed India's hopes of showcasing itself as a dynamic emerging superpower and delivering an...
    India meeting on BlackBerry ends without decision
    India meeting on BlackBerry ends without decision
    High-level government talks in India on Thursday to discuss possible suspension of BlackBerry services over worries about national security ended...
    Indian telecoms tycoon spooks investors with Africa move
    Indian telecoms tycoon spooks investors with Africa move
    Indian telecoms tycoon Sunil Bharti Mittal may be known for his Midas touch, but investors are questioning if his multibillion-dollar bid to gain a...
    Bharti hopes to be third time lucky with Zain bid
    Bharti hopes to be third time lucky with Zain bid
    Indian telecom tycoon Sunil Bharti Mittal is hoping to make it third time lucky as he seeks to gain a presence in Africa, one of the world's least...
    Ministers meet to put 2010 Doha deal in sight
    Ministers meet to put 2010 Doha deal in sight
    Trade ministers met in New Delhi on Thursday for talks that World Trade Organisation (WTO) chief Pascal Lamy said could lay the groundwork for a...
    Deadline looms for MTN-Bharti merger talks
    Deadline looms for MTN-Bharti merger talks
    The countdown is on in merger talks between India's top mobile firm Bharti Airtel and MTN to create an emerging market powerhouse.
    Rich nations 'must give' to restart trade talks
    Rich nations 'must give' to restart trade talks
    India urged developed nations on Tuesday to return to the negotiating table to work out a new global trade deal -- but only if they are willing to...
    Ambani brothers slug it out in telecoms row
    Ambani brothers slug it out in telecoms row
    India's billionaire Ambani brothers are battling again -- this time over a blockbuster deal being negotiated by the younger sibling Anil to create...