After clinching Asarco’s buyout deal at US$ 1.7 billion, billionaire Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Resources is looking at more acquisitions in mining in view of lower valuations of these assets due to the current slowdown. Mr Agarwal’s rhetoric rises to heights not experienced since George W Bush left the White House: “In this distress if anything comes of our line then we will look at it and I think things will come.”  See