chemical company

Petrov’s F1 career in danger

August 31st, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Vitaly Petrov's career as Russia's only Formula One driver hangs in balance after the Russian government cut off financial support, his manager Oksana Kosachenko said.Petrov ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Warren Buffett diagnosed with prostate cancer

April 18th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) American billionaire investor Warren Buffett has been diagnosed with stage I prostate cancer, the CNN reported Wednesday.In a letter to shareholders of his firm Berkshire Hathaway, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

A German award to commemorate Tagore’s 150 years

January 17th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Well-known German pharmaceutical company Merck Tuesday announced an award in the name of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore to honour those who have substantially contributed to ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

6,000 evacuated after China chemical plant blast

November 25th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 24 (IANS) About 6,000 residents were evacuated in China's Guangzhou city following an explosion at a chemical plant.The accident occurred in the afternoon at the No. 6 Warehouse, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Thousands evacuated after blast at chemical plant in southern China

November 24th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by BNO News
GUANGZHOU, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Thousands of people were evacuated on Thursday afternoon after a large explosion ripped through a warehouse at a chemical plant in southern China, state-run media reported.The explosion ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

To change sex, youth runs away with boss’ money

September 15th, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Unhappy at being a male and desperate to change his sex through surgery, a 24-year-old youth fled with the money that his boss handed over ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Pay compound interest for 14 years: Apex court to polluting firm

July 22nd, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Pulling up a chemical company for trying to wriggle out of paying up for the pollution caused by it, the Supreme Court directed the firm, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bhopal Gas tragedy: CPI-M demands Dow Chemicals to take liability

July 2nd, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), July 2 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Friday demanded that the indicted American company Union Carbide, which was bought over by Dow Chemicals, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bioengineers make way for production of eco friendly plastics

November 23rd, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 23 (ANI): A team of pioneering South Korean scientists has succeeded in producing the polymers used for everyday plastics through bioengineering, rather than through the use of fossil fuel based ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India offers to spur green revolution in drought-hit Tanzania

September 15th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) With East Africa reeling under a severe drought, India offered all possible help and assistance in spurring a green revolution in Tanzania. Tanzanian Prime Minister Mizengo K. Pinda, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bryan Chemical Fire: 72,000 Evacuated

July 31st, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by GD
The fire at the El Dorado Chemical Company has forced at least 72,000 residents of a town near it to be evacuated. The town (Bryan) is 160 km form Houston, towards the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

A million Chinese without tap water after chemical spill

February 21st, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 21 (Xinhua) Carbolic acid spilled into a river from a chemical plant has forced the suspension of tap water supplies to more than one million people in China's eastern city ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sun Pharma subsidiary gets nod to buy out Israeli firm Taro

August 14th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 14 (IANS) The US Federal Trade Commission has allowed city-based drug maker Sun Pharma to go ahead with its open offer to shareholders of Israeli firm Taro, a company statement ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian-owned UAE firm among top NASA nanotech award

July 23rd, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
By Aroonim Bhuyan Ajman, July 23 (IANS) A small United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based company owned by an Indian, that produces raw materials for the paint industry, is among this year's list of winners ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cars to run on fuel from household waste in two years

July 21st, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): A British chemical company has said that it has found a way to make fuel from household waste, and cars run on such fuel could be on ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Zesty’ novel on Bhopal disaster takes Commonwealth regional award

March 14th, 2008 - 10:07 am ICT by admin
London, March 14 (IANS) Indian born writer Indra Sinha's novel "Animal's People" has won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for the best book in the Europe and Asia region. The winners of regional ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |