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Biocon’s ‘Insulin Glargine’ to Market in Japan with Fujifilm Partnership

Biocon’s Insulin Glargine Gets JAPAN FDA Approval Bangalore-based pharma major Biocon Ltd. (BSE code: 532523, NSE: BIOCON) has received the approval of Japan’s approved for its biosimilar Insulin Glargine, which was developed in commercil partnership with FUJIFILM Pharma Co. Ltd (FFP) to provide an affordable, world class product to diabetes patients in Japan. The product is a ready-to-use, prefilled disposable ...

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GVK Sells 33% Stake in Bangalore Airport to Canada’s ‘Warren Buffet’

Power & Infrastructure Limited said it will sell off its 33% stake in Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) to Fairfax India Holdings Corporation and Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (TSX: FFH), owned by Prem Watsa, who is also known as Canada’s "Warren Buffet". The deal will be done via their subsidiaries in Mauritius, said both companies. The deal amounting to about ...

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Namma Metro East–West Corridor Inspection From March 25

With the work on Kempegowda Interchange metro station at Majestic almost completed, officials of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. (BMRCL) said the inspection team will visit for clearance of safety on Friday, March 25. Once the safety clearance is granted by the Commissioner for Railway Safety, the new corridor connecting Byappanahalli to Mysuru Road, will be thrown open to the ...

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Will Uber Ever Wake up to its Creepy Drivers?

Despite several complaints, Uber never realises that it has some sick and saddist drivers on board and they turn into monsters in the night at the sight of a single woman travelling whether from home to elsewhere or from the office to home. Bangalore was able to take all tech companies on board ever since Pratibha Bharti’s murder case in ...

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Loose Weight to Reverse Diabetes Effectively, Says New Study

Since diabetes can only be controlled by an individual either by medicines, diet contrl or regular exercise, experts have come out with the finding that diabetes can be reversed if people who reversed it keep their weight considerably low. A study by Roy Taylor at the Newcastle University showed that those with Type 2 diabetes who were able to loose ...

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Pure Veg Restaurant Serves Pure Chicken Biryani to Jain Family

SEE VIDEO: https://youtu.be/_H2ivjvwiok A Jain family went to a pure vegetarian restaurant in Bangalore on Sunday and were served so-called paneer and mushroom, which turned out to be pure chicken legs. The Jain family sought a printed bill from the restaurant which apologised and refused to provide the bill saying the charges are waived off. Shocked Jain family complained with ...

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Bangalore-Based BigBasket Raises $150 Million from Dubai Investor Abraaj

Bangalore-based online grocery store BigBasket.com has raised $150 million (Rs.1,000 crore) from the UAE-based PE investor Abraaj Group, the International Finance Corporation and Sands Capital, besides existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Helion Advisors, Zodius Capital and Ascent Capital. Bangalore-based SuperMarket Grocery Supplies Pvt Ltd, which owns BigBasket, has so far raised funds worth Rs.100 million and aims to raise an ...

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BookMyShow Partners with Uber, Short-term Bonhomie?

BookMyShow, India’s online entertainment ticketing firm, has partnered with Uber, the smartphone app-based taxi-ride provider, to jointly offer movie enthusiasts to book an Uber taxi ride when they buy their movie tickets. Depending upon the time to their movie show, the users will either get an option to ‘Ride Now’ or to set a reminder to book an Uber for ...

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Fraud in the name of Bescom: How 2 Salarpuria Workers Cheated ?


In an appalling incident, two workers of Salarpuria constructions have cheated the company over a period of time by raising fake bills with inflated charges and collecting cheques from the company and depositing them in fake bank accounts. Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (Bescom) vigilance wing has busted the racket and arrested them. The modus operandi was unbelievable for the fraudsters ...

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