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M Karunanidhi opposes genetically modified crop trials
Deccan Chronicle

M Karunanidhi opposes genetically modified crop trials

DMK Chief M Karunanidhi Chennai: Objecting to the Centre's approval for field trials of 15 genetically modified crops, DMK chief M. Karunanidhi on Saturday sought the Union government's intervention in this matter and cancel the permission. ... Deccan Chronicle, 1 day ago

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African snails tighten grip on Kerala

Armies of snails are marching across the State, devouring crops, fouling water sources, crawling through houses and sending citizens into a tizzy. Heavy infestation has been reported from Alappuzha and Pathanamthitta districts and pockets in ...
 The Hindu1 day ago

GM crops field trail

PMK, an ally of BJP in Tamil Nadu, Thursday urged the Centre to ban field trail of Genetically Modified Crops as it would be disastrous to agriculture. "Developed nations have banned Genetically Modified crops. Allowing it in our country will be ...
 The Echo Of India3 days ago PMK urges Centre to ban GM crops field trail  Press Trust of India4 days ago PMK urges Centre to ban genetically modified crops field trail  Economic Times3 days ago Cotton not on list of banned GM products  Daily Nation3 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Ban trial of genetically modified crops: PMK founder Ramadoss

The Pattali Makkal Katchi on Thursday urged the Centre to impose a ban on the field trial of genetically modified (GM) crops. The decision of the Union government's panel on genetic engineering evaluation to permit field trial of genetically ...
 The Hindu3 days ago Researchers: Africa Genetically Modified Crops Held Back by Scaremongering  VOA News2 days ago Africa Genetically Modified Crops Held Back by Scaremongering  Cutting Edge News1 day ago Genetically Modified trials expose Centre  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago
The Week

Government allows cultivation of genetically modified crops after full scientific evaluation: Sanjeev Kumar Balyan

NEW DELHI: The government allows cultivation of genetically modified (GM) crops after full scientific evaluation of biosafety and impact on environment as well as on consumers, Parliament was informed today. In India, cotton is the only GM crop (Bt ...
 Economic Times5 days ago 'Govt allows cultivation of GM crops after scientific evaluation'  Economic Times5 days ago Govt allows GM crops after full scientific evaluation  Press Trust of India5 days ago Scientists renew call for light-touch legislation on second-generation GM crops  Big News Network6 days ago

Trials and regulations

The promise and performance of genetically modified crops in agriculture is once again under the spotlight, with the sanction given by the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee for confined field trials of several food crops. In its last days, the ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

EU may restrict genome editing of crops: scientists

A fledgling technology to manipulate the genes of crops in order to make them less susceptible to disease and more productive is at risk of falling foul of the European Union's genetic modification rules, scientists warned on Monday. Genome ...
 The Hindu5 days ago Genome editing of crops may face EU restrictions: scientists  EFeedLink5 days ago

#dnaEdit: Tearing hurry

By clearing field trials of several GM food crops, India takes another step towards commercial release without reliable regulators, safeguards or risk studies
 DNA5 days ago Tearing hurry  Industrial Info Financials5 days ago
Hawaii Free Press

‘Develop mechanism to bring out the benefits of GM crops’

Noted farm scientist M.S. Swaminathan explained that though there is some concern about GM (genetically modified) crops, the government should develop a mechanism to bring out its benefits. People should have confidence that the benefits outweigh all other ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago Develop mechanism to bring out the benefits of GM crops  Big News Network3 weeks ago GM crops: Scientists form group to bring politicians on board  Deccan Herald1 month ago Parallel science of NGO advocacy groups: How post-modernism encourages pseudo-science  Hawaii Free Press1 week ago

Don’t blame GM crops alone for farm distress: MS Swaminathan

Eminent agriculture scientist MS Swaminathan has said it is not right to put the entire blame on the GM (genetically modified) crops for the farm distress in the country. He said it is o...
 Business Line3 weeks ago GM is not the only factor for farm distress: Swaminathan  Business Line3 weeks ago
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