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Shiva warns of nationwide protest against GM crops

Environmental activist Dr Vandana Shiva today alleged that the Union government was allowing multinational companies to introduce `toxins' in the form of genetically modified crops. DNA, 1 week ago

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Govt regulator OKs India#39;s first genetically modified food. But are GM crops safe?

If approved, GM mustard will be India’s first genetically modified crop to be cultivated in farms.
 Money Control1 month ago Apex regulatory body approves GM Mustard cultivation  DNA1 month ago

Par panel to discuss GM crops issue with activists, seed firms

A parliamentary panel headed by Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury will discuss the issue of genetically modified (GM) crops with multinational seed firms and activists.
 DNA1 month ago Par panel likely to review clearance for GM mustard's  Business Standard1 month ago Par panel headed by Renuka Chowdhury likely to review clearance for GM mustard's commercial cultivation  DNA1 month ago

Will promote GM crops if green ministry approves

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Monday indicated that his ministry will endorse the production of Genetically Modified (GM) crops if they are approved by the Environment Ministry.Reacting to the question over possible commercial release of GM ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Farm ministry will promote all notified crops; GM or not: Radha Mohan Singh  Business Standard1 month ago Rajasthan not ready for GM mustard: Minister  Sify1 month ago

GM Mustard: India gearing up to be biggest dustbin for risky, harmful tech

Even European Union continues to stand firmly against GM crops
 Business Standard1 month ago GM mustard row: Hasty call on genetically modified crop could spell disaster; govt must consider long-term effects  First Post.com1 month ago Anil Dave was not in favour of GM mustard: Vandana Shiva  Business Standard1 month ago Farmers' body objects to commercial use of GM mustard  DNA1 month ago

'Delayed commercialisation hampering GM crops development'

"Adoption of GM seeds, be it for food crops or industrial crops, in the domestic market still faces significant resistance from its opponents, with some of the key concerns being threat to bio-diversity, safety aspects for human consumption, lack of ...
 DNA2 months ago

Activists accuse Monsanto of 'contaminating' local crops with 'illegal' Bt Cotton

Environmental activists here on Friday accused GM crop giant Monsanto of "illegally" introducing a GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) based crop in various states of India and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take action against the multinational.On the ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

GM Mustard could open door for 100-odd crops in pipeline

After many ifs and buts, commercial release of genetically modified mustard seems to have reached a decisive phase after the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) recommending its release to the ministry of environment and forests yesterday. The MoEF ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Scientists back GM mustard, say will help create better hybrids  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago GM mustard: Agri scientists press for okay  Business Standard3 weeks ago Farm scientists' body demand early govt nod on GM mustard  Business Standard3 weeks ago

Government approach to GM tech is emotion-based, says Mahyco

With a decision to allow commercial cultivation of genetically modified (GM) mustard pending, a top executive of Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Company (Mahyco), that has developed several GM crops, said its concern was that the government's approach towards GM ...
 Prokerala6 days ago Will promote GM mustard after Environment Ministry agrees: Agri ministry  Business Standard1 month ago AgriMin to promote GM mustard after environmental clearance  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Activists urge Vardhan to reject GM mustard commercialisation

Anti-GM activists today asked Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan to reject the application seeking commercialisation of genetically-modified mustard, saying there is no "scientific, ethical and socio-economic" justification for it. "We urge you to reject this ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Farmers, activists demand rollback of approval for GM Mustard  Business Standard1 month ago Students, activists, farmers protest commercial use of GM  Business Standard1 month ago
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