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Kerala rubber farmers` suicides crop up in assembly

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 15:04

Kerala government chief whip P.C. George raised the issue of free fall of rubber prices through a calling attention motion in the state assembly Wednesday to demand immediate intervention of the government.

Natural rubber imports jump 64% in May

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 15:02

The import of natural rubber rose 64 percent to 34,419 tonnes in May on account of lower prices in international markets and drop in domestic production.

Fall in rubber price main poll issue in Kottayam

Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 11:12

Kottayam Lok Sabha constituency, home to a large number of rubber cultivators and one of the primary trading centres of natural rubber, is all set to witness a fierce fight between sitting MP and UDF candidate of KC-M, Jose K Mani, and LDF`s JDS nominee Mathew T Thomas in the April 10 polls.

Car tyres may purify wastewater in future

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 00:06

Rubber granulate made from end-of-life car tyres may in future lend itself to applications such as wastewater treatment, say researchers.

New porous materials boon for industry

Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 21:22

Finally, here is a new way of making a class of porous materials that allows for greater manufacturing controls and has significantly broader applications than the long-time industry standard.

Italy rescues 1,100 boat migrants, warns of surge

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 02:45

Italy`s navy said on Thursday it had rescued more than 1,100 immigrants on eight dinghies in 24 hours and warned that calmer seas could see the numbers rise further.

Bacteria-coated rubber could help generate electricity

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 11:59

Researchers were able to use a small strip of latex rubber coated with bacterial spores to power a new electric generator.

Apollo to take legal recourse after Cooper ends $2.5 bn deal

Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 22:24

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co Monday terminated its troubled USD 2.5-billion merger agreement with India's Apollo Tyres, which said it will take legal action against the US-based firm.

Cooper Tire scraps $2.5-billion merger deal with Apollo Tyres

Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 18:36

US-based Cooper Tire & Rubber Co Monday terminated its troubled USD 2.5-billion merger agreement with India's Apollo Tyres.

Apollo Tyres up nearly 9% on buzz Cooper Tire losing court bid

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 12:29

Shares of Apollo Tyres today surged nearly 9 percent amid reports that US-based Cooper Tire & Rubber Co has lost its court bid to force the Indian tyremaker to complete their proposed merger.

Cooper to try to save Apollo deal at December 19 court hearing

Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 16:02

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co will make a last-ditch effort to save its sale to Apollo Tires Ltd on December 19, as it seeks a ruling from Delaware Supreme Court that could force the Indian company to complete their proposed $2.3 billion merger.

Apollo shares rise 5.65% on US judge ruling

Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 10:31

Shares of Apollo Tyres rose as much as 5.65 percent on Monday after a US judge ruled that the Indian company did not breach its obligation to close its US D2.5 billion buyout of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.