Need to think about Present Position of U.S, India-U.S. Fight on Basmati Rice Is Mostly Settled

India-U.S. Fight on Basmati Rice Is Mostly Settled By SARITHA RAI A Texas company’s attempt to patent a type of basmati rice became a touchstone for anti-globalization protest in the 1990’s. But the long-simmering issue was largely settled this week, when the United States granted a narrower patent to the company, Ricetec of Alvin, Tex. The United States originally granted the patent in 1997, touching a nerve in India, leading to a challenge by the…

"Need to think about Present Position of U.S, India-U.S. Fight on Basmati Rice Is Mostly Settled"