THE public image of the legally embattled agribusiness giant, Monsanto, is getting tarnished in the United States and in India.

[MUMBAI] An Indian farm group said its members had planted a variety of genetically modified cotton seeds which have not been approved by the country's government, an offence that could result in...

THE embattled German multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company, Bayer, has adopted a strategy of "circling the wagons" to discredit the scientists who have been warning that the mass-...

[NEW YORK] Bayer shares continued to fall on Tuesday after a California jury on Monday awarded more than US$2 billion in damages to a couple who alleged that the company's glyphosate-based weed...

[BERLIN] Bayer shareholders voted against the management board of the German chemical giant at Friday's annual general meeting amid tension over the decision to buy US seeds and pesticides maker...

[NEW DELHI] India's Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that US seed maker Monsanto can claim patents on its genetically modified (GM) cotton seeds in the world's biggest producer of the fibre.

[NEW YORK] Monsanto, the US agribusiness giant acquired by Bayer this year, said in a court filing Monday that lenders who hold leases on some company planes may try to claim the takeover placed...

[BERLIN] German chemical and pharmaceutical giant Bayer said Thursday it would slash 12,000 jobs in a major restructuring following the mammoth takeover of Monsanto, enabling it to save 2.6...

A US judge on Monday affirmed a verdict against Bayer AG unit Monsanto that found its glyphosate-based weed-killers responsible for a man's terminal cancer, sending the German company's...