India largest drug maker Sun Pharma’s on Friday said its subsidiary Taro Pharmaceuticals has entered into an agreement with Canadian biopharmaceutical firm Bellus Health to buy its subsidiary Thallion, including the rights to the drug candidate Shigamab in all cash-deal.As per the agreement, Taro acquired all issued and outstanding shares of Thallion for a potential total consideration of CAD$2.7 million, consisting of an upfront payment of CAD USD2.3 million and a potential future payment of CAD USD 0.4 million contingent upon the completion of a pre-established milestone event, expected to occur within 24 months of the closing of the transaction.In addition, Bellus Health will receive a portion of certain post-approval revenues related to the Shigamab program.Close “The objective of the acquisition is to expand innovative product development (pipeline),” Sun Pharma said in a statement. related news Sun Pharma gets EIR for crucial Halol plant, US sales to … [Read more...] about Sun Pharma buys Bellus Health arm, gets rights to its experimental kidney drug
Describing itself as a 'deeply-entrenched domestic bank' in India, global banking giant Citi's Indian arm says it sees a tremendous opportunity for itself from the government's 'Make in India' campaign.Many global multinational clients of Citibank have evinced interest in having a larger footprint in India and to invest more here, which gives it a significant opportunity to participate in the government's Make in India programme, Citi India CEO Pramit Jhaveri said."I believe there is a tremendous opportunity for a bank like ours to contribute meaningfully to the 'Make in India' philosophy as articulated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi," Jhaveri told PTI in an interview here.Close "Many of our global multinational clients, from around 50 countries, are our clients in India. India is now amongst the most strategically important markets for these clients, which was clearly not the case 6-7 years ago and this is a major change. related news Dharmendra Pradhan hopes coming Budget … [Read more...] about Citi a ‘deeply-entrenched domestic bank’ in India: CEO
Qualcomm recently announced the Snapdragon 865 chipset on day-one of the Qualcomm Summit in Hawaii. However, few details about Qualcomm’s latest flagship were unveiled, making the announcement more a less a teaser.Before all the details of the chip were unveiled, several smartphone manufacturers already went ahead to confirm upcoming devices with the new mobile platform. Now, the chipmaker has provided the first detailed look of the new SD865 chip.First, let’s get into the performance gains. According to Qualcomm, the Snapdragon 865 promises 25-percent faster CPU performance and 20-percent faster graphics performance as compared to its predecessor.Close Since the Snapdragon 855+ offers a 4-percent bump on overall CPU and 15-percent bump in overall GPU performance than the SD855, we can also surmise that the new SD865 will feature a decent bump in CPU and a slight bump in GPU performance over the Snapdragon 855+. related news Pablo Escobar's brother just launched … [Read more...] about Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 to support 200-megapixel camera sensor and 144Hz refresh rate
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the national conference of directors general and inspectors general of police, to be held here from December 6 to 8.Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will receive the prime minister upon his arrival at Pune airport on Friday evening, a state government official said.Union Home Minister Amit Shah is also likely to attend the conference, a senior police official said here.Close Incidentally, Thackeray would be meeting Modi for the first time after the Shiv Sena chief, a former BJP ally, was sworn in as chief minister. related news What is the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 and why is it in the news? Rahul Gandhi lashes out at PM Modi, Amit Shah and Nirmala Sitharaman Climate change is real: India fifth most vulnerable to extreme weather disasters, shows study The three-day meet will see top officials from the police forces of states, central investigative and intelligence agencies and Central Armed Police Forces coming … [Read more...] about PM Modi to attend top police officials’ conference in Pune
“This is a meditation, just with your body,” begins fitness instructor Taryn Toomey in her deep, gravelly voice, reminiscent of Kathleen Turner. “Feel what your mind is trying to tell you.” advertisement advertisement I am in The Class, billed as a “cathartic mind-body experience” by founder Toomey, who is leading the session in her Tribeca studio. The airy space is outfitted with marble counters, soothing neutral palettes, modern gold-plated fixtures, and wood floors embedded with a layer of rose quartz crystals. Tunes by Florence and the Machine and The XX set the pace of The Class’s routines. As instructed, I am squatting and breathing deeply as a chorus of Lululemon-clad attendees repeatedly shout, “Huh!” in unison. These affluent working women are using sound to (Toomey claims) harness and release energy, treating the class’s mix of cardio exercises, body conditioning, yoga, and meditation as a sort of therapy … [Read more...] about Is This Workout For Your Feelings What American Women Need Right Now?