India cut the royalties paid by local firms for Monsanto's genetically modified cotton seeds by nearly 70 percent on Wednesday, ignoring a threat by the world's biggest seed company to leave if it did.
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By: Mayank Bhardwaj
Monsanto Co, the world's biggest seed company, threatened to pull out of India on Friday if the government imposed a big cut in royalties that local firms pay for its genetically modified cotton seeds.
By: Madhvi Sally
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court has rejected Mahyco Monsanto Biotech India's plea to put on hold the Centre's cotton price control order that mandates a panel to fix the maximum price for Bt cotton seeds.
NEW DELHI: Seeking full regulation of cotton seed price, the seed industry body NSAI plans to move the Delhi High Cour
HYDERABAD: The Telangana government on Wednesday complained to the Hyderabad High Court that companies like Monsanto and their Indian associates like Mahico Monsanto, are exploiting farmers in Telangana.
By: Raji Reddy Kesireddy
By: Vidya Venkat
By: Shishir Arya
By Dr. Vandana Shiva,