Cotton has been cultivated for over 5,000 years in India and traded for nearly as long. Today, more than 95 per cent of the cotton grown in the country comes from a foreign stock — the genetically modified (GM) hybrids of Bt cotton, which have ... Hindu Business Line, 2 weeks ago
The Central Information Commission (CIC), the arbitrator on Right To Information requests, has asked the Environment Ministry to make public all the data pertaining to the safety of genetically-modified (GM) mustard, sans proprietary intellectual ...The Hindu, 1 month ago Environment ministry draws flak over GM mustard data Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago CIC Pulls up Government for Denying Info on GM Crops New Indian Express, 1 month ago GM crop trials: CIC pulls up environment ministry over lack of transparency Livemint.com, 1 month ago
NEW DELHI: In an order intended to make the decision-making process on transgenic food crops in India more transparent, the Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) — the apex regulatory ...Times of India, 1 month ago CIC wants all bio-safety data on GM mustard public by April 30 Times of India, 1 month ago
The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee has met eight times since the NDA came to power New Delhi: A Union environment ministry panel approved 80% of proposals it received to conduct confined field trials of genetically modified (GM) crops since ...Livemint.com, 1 month ago
The latest row over royalty relating to Monsanto and the subsequent intervention by the Centre to set a uniform price across the country would have long-term implications on farm sector research, industry players said. Seed technology developers ...Hindu Business Line, 2 months ago
The Coalition for GM-Free India, along with independent scientist Sharad Pawar, claimed on Thursday that the testing for the genetically-modified mustard variety, being considered for commercial release in India by the Central regulatory body called Genetic ...Asian Age, 2 months ago
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