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Mamata is more Left than the Left!

Mamata is more Left than the Left!

With her trademark cotton sari and rubber slippers and her generous doles in rural Bengal, many describe Mamata Banerjee as "ultra left."Payal Mohanka reports on how Mamata hijacked the Left plank.   As West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee prepares to occupy her spacious 14th floor chamber with its panoramic view of Kolkata in the Nabanna building, the state government headquarters across the Hooghly, leaders of the Left Front introspect. Helplessly, they watch their mantra hijacked ..., 1 hour ago

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Edit: Monsanto-Bt cotton episode shows zero application of mind

What kind of a process declares all existing technology licenses between, in this case, a Monsanto and its seed-company licensees as null and void one fine day and then gives both sides 30 days to renegotiate the contract along the terms decided by ...
 Financial Express2 hours ago
Financial Express

Monsanto shares jump 7 per cent on withdrawal of Bt cotton notification

Shares of Monsanto India surged over 7 per cent after the government withdrew a notification capping royalty fee for new genetically-modified (GM) seed technology amid opposition from the crop biotech industry.. (Photo: Reuters) Shares of Monsanto ...
 Financial Express20 hours ago Did Monsanto's 'quit India' threat push govt to withdraw BT cotton royalty notification?  DNA21 hours ago Monsanto jumps 7 pc on withdrawal of Bt cotton notification  Business Standard23 hours ago Monsanto India Shares Jump On Withdrawal Of Bt Cotton Notification  NDTV1 day ago

Loosening the Noose: India Bows to Pressure From Monsanto Over GM Cotton

The Prime Minister Modi-led government has temporarily suspended a cap onthe royalty fee fornew GM seed technology at10% forthe first five years, according toa report ofthe Ministry ofAgriculture and Farmers Welfare. "The notification regarding the ...
 Sputnik13 hours ago India withdraws order on GM cotton seeds, eases pressure on Monsanto  Hindustan Times1 day ago Monsanto India slips 9% as govt tightens rules over sale of GM cotton seeds  Economic Times1 day ago Food Babe: 'toxic cotton' should be strictly avoided  AgProfessional1 day ago

Low yield, loss of rajmah crop hit Bathinda farmers

After facing a huge damage to the Bt cotton crop because of spurious seeds and pesticides, now farmers in the cotton belt have got their fingers burnt on Chitkabrah Rajmah crop. Some farmers in Bathinda, especially in the Rampura block, who had ...
 Chandigarh Tribune9 hours ago
Business Standard

Lack of quality produce pushes up cotton prices to Rs 36,500 a candy

Dearth of quality produce and a fall in overall arrivals have led to a rise in cotton prices to Rs 36,000-36,500 a candy (356 kg make a candy). Moreover, slight improvement in demand from textile mills have supported the price uptrend.According to ...
 Smart Investor17 hours ago Cotton panel set up for production push  The Hindu4 days ago

Govt puts on hold tighter norms for biotechnology cotton seed companies: Ind-Ra

 Myiris18 hours ago
Business Standard India

Cotton season may have forced delay in GM royalty cap

The ongoing cotton sowing season has forced the government to keep in abeyance for three months the notification capping licence fees for all new genetically modified (GM) seed technologies. On March 18, the government had issued a notification ...
 Smart Investor12 hours ago

Cotton sowing in north to be significantly lower

Farmers have been moving towards other crops, particularly pulses, to safeguard against the disease in cotton crop Komal Amit Gera | Chandigarh May 24, 2016 Last Updated at 22:33 IST The area under cotton cultivation is projected to register a significant ...
 Business Standard20 hours ago
Financial Express

Monsanto fiasco: Is govt U-turn a tactic to ensure a smooth US visit for Narendra Modi

This cotton seeds pricing order now needs to go. The larger question of whether the agriculture minister is in sync with the Narendra Modi cabinet's development agenda or whether he is delivering on the RSS anti-GM agenda is something the prime ...
 Financial Express21 hours ago
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