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  • PSG beat Leverkusen to advance in Champions League 13-03-2014 02:50 AM

    Paris: Paris St Germain underlined their Champions League credentials not just by thrashing Bayer Leverkusen 6-1 on aggregate in the last 16 on Wednesday but also by showing the strength of their substitutes' bench. Fielding a rejigged side after demolishing the German team 4-0 in the first leg, PSG beat...
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice as PSG get 4-0 win at Leverkusen 19-02-2014 03:48 AM

    Leverkusen: Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice as Paris Saint-Germain all but booked its place in the Champions League quarterfinals with a 4-0 away rout of 10-man Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday. Blaise Matuidi got the visitors off to a flying start in the first leg of their round-of-16 tie by scoring in...
  • Youthful Ryan Giggs shines on in Europe at almost 40 28-11-2013 08:51 AM

    Manchester: Manchester United manager David Moyes paid tribute to Ryan Giggs who, two days before his 40th birthday, gave a dazzling exhibition in their 5-0 rout of Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday. Giggs was outstanding in a commanding midfield role as United outclassed the Germans to book their place in the...
  • Real Madrid, Manchester United, PSG advance in Champions League 28-11-2013 08:23 AM

    London: Nine-time winner Real Madrid, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain qualified on Wednesday for the round of 16 in the Champions League. Juventus kept alive their chances of reaching the knockout stage. Madrid needed only a draw at home with Galatasaray to clinch the top spot in Group B. The...
  • Manchester United face stern test in Leverkusen fortress 26-11-2013 09:16 AM

    Manchester: The latest instalment of the Bundesliga/Premier League rivalry takes place on the banks of the Rhine on Wednesday when Bayer Leverkusen attempt to block Manchester United's path through to the last 16 of the Champions League. Victory for United in the Group A clash would seal a spot in...
  • Rooney stars as Manchester United win their Champions League opener 18-09-2013 08:17 AM

    Manchester: Wayne Rooney drew a line under an unsettled few months as he scored twice to chalk up 200 goals for Manchester United in a 4-2 victory over Bayer Leverkusen in their Champions League Group A opener at Old Trafford on Tuesday. Rooney, whose future at the club had been...
  • US business groups urge Biden to ask India to change policies 23-07-2013 11:35 AM

    New Delhi: The US business groups on Monday urged Vice President Joe Biden to press India's leaders this week to reverse course on a number of government policies they said unfairly harm US companies that do business in the world's largest democracy. "Unfortunately, many US companies are facing serious issues...
  • Real Madrid present right back Daniel Carvajal 05-07-2013 11:47 PM

    Madrid: Young right back Daniel Carvajal was presented to Real Madrid's supporters on Friday, completing his return to his boyhood club. Madrid exercised a buyback option to recover Carvajal after his breakout season with German club Bayer Leverkusen. "Back in 2002 I put on a Real Madrid shirt for the...
  • Bayer Leverkusen sign Giulio Donati from Inter Milan 22-06-2013 05:29 PM

    Berlin: Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen reinforced their defence with the signing of right-back Giulio Donati until 2017. The 23-year-old defender put pen to paper on a four-year deal. Donati was signed by Inter Milan in 2008 to play on loan for Grosseto and other second division sides. Both sides on...
  • Chelsea confirm deal to sign Germany international Andre Schurrle 13-06-2013 08:28 PM

    London: Chelsea have reached an agreement with Bayer Leverkusen to sign Germany forward Andre Schurrle from the Bundesliga club. Chelsea said in a statement on their website Thursday that Schurrle must now complete personal terms and pass a medical. The 22-year-old forward, who has been a long-time target of Chelsea,...
  • Leverkusen in talks with Chelsea over Schuerrle 19-04-2013 06:17 PM

    Berlin: Bayer Leverkusen have had talks with Chelsea over the possible transfer of 22-year-old attacking midfielder Andre Schuerrle, the Bundesliga soccer club said on Friday, though they denied the deal was close to being finalised. "I can confirm the talks in London," Leverkusen spokesman Meinolf Sprink told reporters, confirming German...
  • Compulsory licencing of Bayer's cancer drug is a triumph 12-05-2012 02:17 PM

    Nata Menabde Age: 52 Designation: WHO Representative to India Education: MSc in Pharmacy, PhD in Pharmacology Career: Nearly 20 years at WHO; was deputy regional director for Europe before coming to India in 2010 Interests: Plays the piano and guitar. Likes classical music, jazz, water sports, history and Russian literature...
  • Cancer drug made cheaper, patients to benefit 13-03-2012 07:02 PM

    Mumbai: The Indian Patent Office has given the Hyderabad-based Natco Pharma Limited the go-ahead in the form of a compulsory license to legally make and sell a low-cost generic version of German company Bayer's anti-cancer drug, Nexavar. The Controller of Patents PH Kurian, in a 62-page ruling, observed that with...
  • Industry split over nod to Natco to sell Bayer's drug 13-03-2012 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: India's decision to allow Natco Pharma to sell Bayer's patented cancer drug Nexavar has divided the pharmaceutical industry with domestic firms welcoming it while multinationals said 'arbitrarily' using of compulsory licenses will undermine innovation in the sector. Disappointed with the development, Bayer said it is evaluating options for...
  • Rs 2.84-lakh cancer drug to cost Rs 8,880 13-03-2012 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: Bringing huge relief to cancer and kidney patients in India, the government on Monday allowed Hyderabad-based Natco Pharma to manufacture and sell cancer-treatment drug Nexavar at a price over 30 times lower than charged by its patent-holder and German multinational Bayer Corporation under Section 84 of the Indian...
  • Leverkusen players told to give up Messi shirts 17-02-2012 02:14 PM

    Leverkusen: After seeing his defenders thoroughly outclassed by Lionel Messi, Bayer Leverkusen sporting director Rudi Voeller was dismayed that his players squabbled over the souvenir when Messi gave the shirt off his back - at half-time. Messi scored one goal, set up another and hit a post in Barcelona's 3-1...
  • Leverkusen pose physical test, says Guardiola 14-02-2012 01:14 PM

    Leverkusen: Bayer Leverkusen hold a physical advantage over holders Barcelona and will be a tough nut to crack in their Champions League last-16 tie, Barca coach Pep Guardiola said on Monday. "They are a physically a stronger team than us and they will be stronger than us when we do...
  • Guardiola defiant even as title hopes recede 12-02-2012 06:14 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola refused to concede the title after Saturday night's 3-2 defeat at Osasuna, but admitted that his side's hopes of catching Real Madrid at the top of La Liga have become "more complicated." The Catalans could have drawn within four points of the leaders with a...
  • Three Spanish clubs in UEFA semis 13-04-2007 01:18 PM

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