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International News on September 28, 2012

  • A plane heading for the Everest region has crashed in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The plane went down into a river bank minutes after its take-off and caught fire. Nineteen passengers including three crew members were killed after the Dornier Aircraft 9N-AHA of Sita Air crashed just a kilometer far from the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu.
  • A team of Coast Guard Cutter Resolute has seized nearly 3000 pounds of cocaine worth $35 million in Miami. Four Honduran suspects who are suspected to be drug smugglers were captured.

  • Join the mission on World Heart Day 2012: call for signatures
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    Unprecedented progression-free survival benefit with afatinib* associated with clinically meaningful improvements in life-limiting lung cancer symptoms and better quality of life
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    Octapharma opens €25 million recombinant research facility in Heidelberg
    Octapharma AG today announces the opening of a €25 million research facility dedicated to recombinant protein drug development in Heidelberg, Germany Business Wire India

    AGCO Releases First Sustainability Report
    AGCO, Your Agriculture Company (NYSE: AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, today announced the release of its first global sustainability report. The report describes AGCO’s approach to enhancing the sustainability of its business processes and global agriculture Business Wire India

    MPEG LA’s Librassay® Removes Patent Barriers to Diagnostics for Personalized Medicine
    MPEG LA announced that Librassay®, a landmark collaboration with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other leading healthcare innovators (listed below), is now providing one-stop worldwide access to diagnostic discoveries for personalized medicine. Business Wire India

    Cloud Maturity Study Reveals Top 10 Issues Eroding Cloud Confidence
    Findings from today’s joint Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and ISACA study show that government regulations, exit strategies and international data privacy dominate the top 10 areas where confidence in the cloud is lowest. Business Wire India

    Sumner Redstone Donates $700,000 to the Cambodian Children's Fund
    Sumner Redstone today announced a grant of $700,000 to the Cambodian Children's Fund (CCF), a non-profit program that provides a wide range of critical health and educational services to impoverished and abused children in Cambodia's capital city of Phnom Penh. This most recent gift brings Mr. Redstone's total commitment to CCF to $2 Business Wire India

    Financial Times and Citi Announce Finalists for 2012 FT/Citi Ingenuity Awards
    Today the Financial Times and Citi announced the finalists for the inaugural FT/Citi Ingenuity Awards: Urban Ideas in Action programme, sponsored by Citi Business Wire India

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