Activists are aghast that at a time when the entire nation is concerned with laxity in food safety regulation as seen in the Maggi case, the Modi government is pushing GM food crops without adequate safety assessment and transparency Prime Minister Narendra Modi may have opposed BT brinjal in his earlier avatar as chief minister of Gujarat but at present he is batting hard for genetically modified crops. Launching the Doordarshan Kisan channel for farmers earlier this month, Modi came out ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
The Coalition for GM Free India warned the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC), under the Environment Ministry, against the commercialisation of a genetically-modified (GM) mustard strain named DMH-11 (Dhara Mustard Hybrid 11). The ...Hindu Business Line, 2 weeks ago GM mustard developed by DU under fire Smart Investor, 2 weeks ago
New Delhi, June 17: The Union environment ministry has refused to release bio-safety research dossiers on genetically modified mustard developed by Delhi University under review for possible commercial cultivation, activists campaigning against GM ...Calcutta Telegraph, 2 weeks ago Environment ministry considering GM mustard for commercial approval MSN News US, 2 weeks ago Government Considering Approval to GM Mustard New Indian Express, 2 weeks ago
File photo. The activists said all expert reports have spoken against herbicide-tolerant crops and called for a ban on them. Photo: Bloomberg New Delhi: The government is in the process of considering GM mustard as the first genetically ...Livemint.com, 2 weeks ago
The Prime Minister's Office has asked the government's new economic think-tank, Niti Aayog, to help draft a policy on genetically modified (GM) crops, a move signalling the Centre's willingness to settle the polarising issue, a person familiar with ...Hindustan Times, 3 weeks ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!