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May 20, 2017
Gas leaks in India: These disasters are preventable, but political will needed to deal with themIs India a safe country to live in? A spate of successive leaks of poisonous chemicals has once again raised the specter of the Bhopal gas tragedy, which saw thousands of Indians lose their lives in what is considered the world’s worst industrial disaster.
Dec 03, 2016
Bhopal gas disaster: 32 years later, wounds still fester in BhopalThirty two years after Bhopal gas tragedy — one of the worst industrial disaster mankind has known and which resulted in death of 15,278 persons (official figure), people are still suffering due to the after-effects of the tragedy.
Sep 15, 2016
Bayer's Monsanto acquisition to face politically charged scrutiny, merger has ability to raise food pricesMonsanto and Bayer "have chosen to do a deal in the year of merging dangerously," said David Balto, a former policy director at the US Federal Trade Commission.
Sep 06, 2016
Bayer ups the ante for Mosanto bid, to offer more than $65 bnBayer in a statement said that it was prepared to offer $127.50 per share in connection with a negotiated deal, up from its previous offer of $125 per share
Dec 18, 2015
Bhopal gas tragedy survivors cannot stomach PM's lavish dinner with Dow Chemical CEOThe NGOs working for survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "not holding Dow Chemical responsible" for the worst industrial disaster, and instead preferring to "dine" with the CEO of the US firm.
Feb 06, 2015
US President appoints Ajay Banga to a key administration positionUS President Barack Obama has announced to appoint top Indian-American CEO Ajay Banga to a key administration position.
Feb 06, 2014
'Union Carbide had direct role in designing, building Bhopal plant'Plaintiffs in a lawsuit against Union Carbide Corp. (UDC) for the 1984 Bhopal gas leak tragedy released new evidence on Wednesday that demonstrates the company's "direct role in designing and building the pesticide plant in Bhopal, India".
Jul 29, 2012
GAAR proposals too vague: International Business CouncilA group of leading US-based MNCs have expressed their concern over the draft GAAR taxation proposals, saying that the proposed regulations are "too vague" to comfort the business investors.
Nov 16, 2011
Dow's Olympics bid invites protests; organisers unmovedThe organisers of the 2012 London Olympics have defended their sponsorship deal with Dow Chemicals despite protests from Indian Olympians.