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GEAC pulled up again for suppressing GM mustard data

The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) has once again been pulled up for withholding information from the public by the Central Information Commission (CIC). The CIC has further issued a show cause notice against two public information ... Hindu Business Line, 1 week ago

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GM mustard set to get approval from GEAC, to become first food crop to get nod

New Delhi: The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC), India’s Biotech regulator, is set to give its approval for commercial release of genetically modified (GM) mustard.  GEAC on Monday convened a meeting where it reviewed additional information ...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago Central regulator poised to give its nod to GM mustard; Activists raise objections  Economic Times2 months ago Mustard set to become 1st GM food crop to get nod  Times of India2 months ago

Farmers rally against GM mustard

Bhubaneswar: Farmer representatives on Sunday urged the state government to write to the Centre against approval of genetically modified (GM) mustard crop in the country. Speaking at a state-level meeting on the ill-effects of GM crop on health ...
 Times of India1 day ago

CIC issues show cause notice to scientists in Environment Ministry

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission has issued a show cause notice to two scientists of the Environment Ministry for not following its orders to proactively disclose minutes of the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee meeting on ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Times of India

States may get only 90 days to decide on GM crop trials

Agriculture is a State subject… Through this move, Centre is putting pressure on States To make trials of genetically-modified crops more predictable, the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) — the apex regulator of genetically ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Centre eyes agriculture university farms for trials of GM crops  Times of India1 month ago GM field trials in agri university farms?  Times of India1 month ago

Battle over commercialization of GM mustard may be entering final stages

The environment ministry's panel has called a meeting on 18 July to hear the concerns of civil society members on genetically modified mustard New Delhi: After years of acrimony between environmental campaigners and industry, the battle over whether ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago GM mustard data cooked up: activists  Hindu Business Line2 months ago

Swiss aid money used for GMO research in India

26th July 2016, 0 comments Despite a current ban on genetically modified crops in agriculture in Switzerland, taxpayer money is being used to develop transgenic crops in India. Some outputs of this research have even been licensed to a private ...
 Expatica Switzerland4 weeks ago

No fresh tests for GM mustard

The Environment Ministry is unlikely to prescribe fresh tests to ascertain the safety of genetically-modified (GM) mustard even as environmental activists on Monday alleged that the GM mustard, under scrutiny, contained genes that conferred ...
 The Hindu1 month ago GM mustard may be approved soon. But is govt exaggerating its benefits?  catchnews.com2 months ago India may pay a huge price for adopting GM crops. Heres why  catchnews.com2 months ago Govt hiding GM crops data because it knows its rigged: Kavitha Kuruganti  catchnews.com2 months ago

Activists present case against GM mustard to environment ministry panel

Activists asked GEAC, India's regulator for genetically modified organisms, to reject an application seeking permission for commercialization of GM mustard New Delhi: A group of agriculture scientists, ecologists, farmers and consumer rights ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago GM mustard hazards: activists present proof to environment ministry panel  HT Syndication1 month ago

GEAC defers decision on commercial cultivation of GM mustard

NEW DELHI: Biotech regulator GEAC today deferred its decision on commercial cultivation of genetically modified (GM) mustard in the country and asked its risk assessment group to look into the deficiencies pointed out by a sub-committee. Even as ...
 Economic Times2 months ago PTI - GMCROP - (Rpt after adding inputs) GEAC defers decision on commercial cultivation of GM mustard  Namibia Press Agency2 months ago PTI - GMCROP - GEAC defers decision on commercial cultivation of GM mustard  Namibia Press Agency2 months ago
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