Clinical trial must be done for our benefit & not for MNCs: SC

Clinical trials in the country must be for the help of people here and must not be allowed for the benefits of multinational companies, the Supreme Court Monday said while holding that norms formulated by the Centre are "deficient" to protect the rights of the subjects.

UPA playing in the hands of MNCs: Dhumal

The Union Cabinet`s decision to
allow 51 per cent FDI in the retail sector amounts to playing
into the hands of multinational companies, Himachal Pradesh
Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Friday said.

CPI-M flays `unjustified concessions` to MNCs

The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) criticised "unjustified concessions" given to multinationals (MNCs) to set up new units in the same field of business without their Indian partners` approval.

Cong sees conspiracy behind labour problems in MNCs

Ruling DMK`s ally Congress on Wednesday alleged a ``conspiracy`` behind recent labour disputes in Tamil Nadu and expressed fears that the fast industrializing state could lose business to other states if no action was taken.

Family-run firms top India Inc for salaries

It may be a popular belief that MNCs give the fattest pay packets, but it is actually family- controlled corporate houses that lead the tally by a wide margin when it comes to paying salaries running into crores.

Bt Brinjal a conspiracy by MNCs: MP govt

Terming the move to introduce Bt Brinjal as a "conspiracy" by MNCs, Madhya Pradesh government today said it would not allow GM crops and would pass a legislation, if necessary, to ban them.

MNCs funding elected representatives: Medha Patkar

Noted social activist Medha Patkar has alleged that multinational companies are not only providing funding for elections, but also to individual elected representatives.

India to become $8 bn drugs mkt for MNCs by 2015: Report

The increasing population of higher-income group in the country will open a potential USD 8-billion market for multinational companies selling costly drugs, including patented products, by 2015, a FICCI-Ernst & Young study said.

Formula companies break law; pay doctors to peddle products

MNCs in Vietnam sell baby formula so aggressively that they routinely stretch and sometimes break laws designed to promote breastfeeding, a probe has found.

Formula companies break law; pay doctors to peddle products

MNCs in Vietnam sell baby formula so aggressively that they routinely stretch and sometimes break laws designed to promote breastfeeding, a probe has found.