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Last Updated: Saturday 04 July 2015

>> The Bihar government will set up a community radio station, the first for farmers in the state. Decks have been cleared for setting up the community radio station following clearance by the central government and approval of funding for it. Bihar's agriculture minister Nagmani said that the centre had cleared the setting up of a low power transmitter for the community radio station under the Media Support to Agricultural Extension programme.

>> Mexico is drafting measures to regulate the sales of pharmaceuticals over the Internet: reforms have been announced for laws dating back to the 1980s, when the world wide web did not yet exist, and new monitoring systems are in the works to track who, how and what is sold online.

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