Uttarakhand taxi drivers on strike
Thousands of tourists across Uttarakhand were stranded on Thursday as commercial taxi operators stayed off the roads in protest against fitting of speed governors in vehicles.
The Centre plans to reduce prices of commonly used medical devices by capping the trade margin at 30% at the first point of sale, reports Sushmi Dey.
The move is likely to trim irrational profits ma- de by distributors, wholesalers, retailers and hospitals by selling such products to patients. Niti Aayog has suggested this in order to make medical devices and services affordable. The proposal was discussed at a high-level meeting with the PMO recently.
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of a Test, hitting 104 runs in the opening session of Afghanistan’s historic debut match at Bengaluru on Thursday against West Indies at Gros Islet in 2006 was the by an Indian before lunch on Day 1 of a Test
M Vijay (105) also scored a ton as India raced to 280/1. But the Afghans hit back, taking 5 quick wickets as