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EU brings legal clarity to ongoing debate on GM
Irish Examiner

EU brings legal clarity to ongoing debate on GM

The EU has one of the toughest genetically modified food regulations in the world, and the cultivation of GM crops is only allowed after thorough risk assessment. The European Parliament and Council of Ministers has reached an agreement on an EU ... Irish Examiner, 4 days ago
GM need not be a dirty word New Delhi Pioneer, 6 days ago
GM vote prompts more debate FWplus, 5 days ago

In defense of genetically modified foods

BY ZUBIN DSOUZA As a chef, I am fully aware of the movement against genetically modified crops. There have been protests and debates and several controversies which have forced people to examine each and every ingredient that gets absorbed by ...
 Navhind Times2 days ago Monsanto's Earnings Are Down—but It's Not Losing Any Momentum  TakePart2 weeks ago Panelists urge removal of misunderstanding about Genetically modified  Asian Age2 weeks ago Genetically modified genes on rice can now be seen in human blood and organs  Sott.net3 weeks ago

GM crops

This refers to the report, Bt cotton not to blame for farm distress: scientists (Jan.6). India has already allowed genetic manipulation technology to produce certain crops including cotton. However, there has been a hue and cry in India against its ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Bt cotton not to blame for farm distress: scientists  The Hindu3 weeks ago

Scientists propose removal of policy hurdles for widespread use of GM crops technology

Scientists at the 102nd Indian Science Congress in Pune on Monday called for removal of policy hurdles to facilitate widespread use of genetically modified (GM) crops technology. Former Director General of Indian Council of Agricultural Research Rajendra ...
 DNA3 weeks ago PTI - SCIENCE-CROPS 2 LAST (BES19)  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago Scientists Bat For Removal Of Policy Hurdles Facing GM Crop Technology  The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago PTI - SCIENCE-CROPS (BES18) - Scientists for removal of policy hurdles before GM crop tech  Namibia Press Agency3 weeks ago

Pest resistance to GM crops likely to develop quicker than expected

Two of the toxins used in Bt crops with their middle domains, found to be important for the development of pest resistance, highlighted. Over-estimating the pest-control abilities of genetically modified (GM) crops is leading to poor crop ...
 Noodls1 week ago 19.01 - Pest resistance to GM crops likely to develop quicker than expected - SUSSEX  MyScience6 days ago Modified crops' market impact not clear yet  CHINAdaily USA1 month ago China's GM crops fail to bear fruit  Truth About Trade1 month ago

A congress of apologists

Science meet panel on GM crops paints grand narrative at odds with facts Aritra Bhattacharya Mumbai, 5 January Scientists who were part of a panel to discuss the issue of genetically modified (GM) crops at ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago

Indian Science Congress: Modern technology must for food security

Opposition to the introduction of genetically modified (GM) crops in India was hijacked first by leftist, then neo-leftist and now by far right, and in the bargain India will be left way behind, warned genetics scientist Deepak Pental at a session ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Mythology hijacks Indian science meet  SciDev.net2 weeks ago 102nd Indian Science Congress ends amidst claims of ancient achievements making headlines  DNA India2 weeks ago PM inaugurates 102nd session of Indian Science Congress  APN News3 weeks ago

GM crops driving Monarch butterflies' decline

scientists say. By some estimates, the population of the black-and-orange butterflies has declined by 90 per cent over the past two decades, from about 1 billion butterflies in the mid-1990s to just 35 million individuals. That loss is "so staggering that in ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago GM crops pushing Monarch butterflies' rapid decline  Prokerala3 weeks ago
Institute of Sciences in Society

Marked Deterioration of Public Health Parallels Increase in GM Crops and Glyphosate Use, US Government Data Show

Open access to science eprints TheSparc provides both scientists and the general public free open access to scientific papers that are important for the survival of people and planet ISIS Report 10/12/2014 The steep rise in ...
 Institute of Sciences in Society2 weeks ago Government Goes Ahead With GM Crop Trials: Warnings By Top Scientists and Sangh Parivar Objections Ignored  Mainstream4 weeks ago GM crops: Prakash Javadekar meets farmers body  Livemint.com1 month ago No scientific evidence to prove GM crops harmful: Government  IndiaTV News1 month ago

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar Bats for Genetically Modified Crop Trials

The Narendra Modi government is committed to going ahead with trials for genetically modified or GM crops and a decision on commercialization will be taken only after proper scientific evaluation, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has told NDTV. Citing ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago Ghanaian scientists edge up GM rice trials  GhanaWeb2 days ago Genetically Modified Rice on trial at Nobewam since April 2013  Ghana Broadcasting Corporation3 days ago Javadekar bats for genetically modified crop trials  Truth About Trade3 weeks ago
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