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Bayer could benefit from home advantage in St. Louis Roundup cancer trial: experts

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ST. LOUIS (Reuters) – Bayer AG (BAYGn.DE), facing an upcoming trial in St. Louis over allegations that its Roundup weed killer causes cancer, has recruited Missouri-based expert witnesses to make its case in a place where it has century-old roots but where juries often hit companies with huge damages. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Bayer Read More

Kashagan consortium eyes output increases, new joint project

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London — Kazakhstan’s North Caspian Operating Company, which manages the giant Kashagan oil field, is planning further production increases after recent upgrade and maintenance work, and aims to present a new project for two nearby fields in the current quarter, it told S&P Global Platts. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize Read More

Dubai futures: Middle East crude tracks higher after Iran’s seizure of ships

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Singapore — Benchmark Dubai crude futures rose in Asia early Monday as market participants mulled the possibility of an escalation in tensions after Iran detained two tankers in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now At 11:00 am Singapore time, September Dubai Read More

Crude oil futures gain on rising geopolitical tensions; Libya

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Singapore — Crude oil futures kicked off the week on a stronger note in mid-morning trade in Asia Monday, buoyed by renewed supply concerns on mounting geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, after Iran seized a UK chemical tanker and briefly detained a UK-owned VLCC in the Strait of Hormuz Friday. Not registered? Receive daily Read More

The way Iran seized British-registered oil tanker speaks volumes

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By Dominic Waghorn, diplomatic editor The way Iran seized the Stena Impero speaks volumes. Boarded using a helicopter and military speedboats, then ordered into port. That is exactly what happened to the Grace 1 Iranian supertanker seized by Gibraltarian forces just over a week ago. Iranians will like the symmetry of the two operations. Image: Read More

The way Iran seized the UK-flagged oil tanker speaks volumes

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By Dominic Waghorn, diplomatic editor The way Iran seized the Stena Impero speaks volumes. Boarded using a helicopter and military speedboats, then ordered into port. That is exactly what happened to the Grace 1 Iranian supertanker seized by Gibraltarian forces just over a week ago. Iranians will like the symmetry of the two operations. Image: Read More

Man thrashed & killed by mob in India over allegedly hunting peacocks

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A man was murdered by a mob in central India after locals suspected him and his associates of killing peacocks. Ten people were booked for murder, while survivors of the hunt face jail for slaying the country’s national birds. The incident occurred outside Lasudiya Atri village located in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh Read More

Who ‘owns’ the Moon 50 years after mankind’s 1st ‘giant leap’

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Humans first set foot on the Moon half a century ago, but it remains largely unexplored and uncolonized to this day, and humankind cannot agree on how to do business there. After all, who “owns” the Moon? Fifty years after Neil Armstrong made “one small step” on the surface of the Moon on July 20, Read More

Iran seizes two UK tankers, ratchets up Strait of Hormuz oil flow risks

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Highlights Stena Impero chemical tanker seized, VLCC Mesdar released Iran’s IRGC says it seized Stena Bulk for shipping violation: state TV UK foreign secretary ‘extremely concerned’ by incidents Washington — Iran seized a UK chemical tanker and briefly detained a UK-owned VLCC in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, ratcheting up regional tensions and risks to Read More

UK chemicals tanker attacked in Strait of Hormuz: owner Stena Bulk

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Washington — The UK-flagged Stena Impero chemicals tanker was attacked Friday by “unidentified small crafts and a helicopter” while transiting the Strait of Hormuz and is heading toward Iran, owner Stena Bulk confirmed. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said it seized Read More