Articles by Indra Shekhar Singh
Aug 16, 2018
Dewayne Johnson wins lawsuit against Monsanto: Case highlights hazardous effects of pesticide RoundupThe truth is finally out. US pesticide maker Monsanto, which had recently been acquired by German giant Bayer, gave Dewayne Lee Johnson cancer.
Aug 08, 2018
Health epidemic looms as CSE finds unprecedented levels of GM genes in Indian foodsGM markers were found in the edibles oils that were blended with Bt cottonseed oil in India.
Oct 29, 2017
Thanks to Monsanto's reckless practices, Bt toxins in adulterant cottonseed oil may be seeping into your samosasBt cotton seed is being freely blended into refined and other edible oils as non-genetically modified cottonseed oil despite the regulation against it.
Jul 14, 2017
Shivraj Singh Chouhan's inept leadership led to farmers' crisis in Madhya Pradesh, says Congress' Ajay SinghThe story of Shivraj Singh Chouhan started from a dumper and will end in a dumper, says Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh stating that the Madhya Pradesh chief minister's reign may have started to wane
Jun 27, 2017
Remembering VP Singh on his 86th birthday: A grandson reminds us why India needs its political SiddharthCorporations were handled with a heavy hand and eradication of corruption was VP Singh's goal.
May 16, 2017
GM Mustard row: Govt's claims of higher yields, low import bills untrue, says petitioner Aruna RodriguesFirstpost writer Indra Shekhar Singh speaks with Aruna Rodrigues, who exposed “agronomical fraud” in the claims made to support the introduction of HT GM mustard in India
May 13, 2017
GM mustard gets go-ahead: Scientist Vandana Shiva calls move 'fraud perpetrated on nation'Condemning the Genetic Engineering Approval Committee's (GEAC) decision to allow herbicide tolerant Bayer’s GM mustard, scientist and environmentalist Dr Vandana Shiva, has sent out the call across India to intensify resistance to genetically modified (GM) mustard and "the hijack of our food by the Monsanto and Bayer."
Apr 11, 2017
Champaran Satyagraha, 100 years on: Reimagining Gandhian politics in times of violence, greed and fearThe arrival of Mahatma Gandhi in Champaran gave the anti-planters movement direction and helped converge all forces fighting against the British atrocities.
Feb 16, 2017
UP Election 2017: Raghuraj Pratap Singh reveals why people have voted for him for 25 yearsA man of few words and more determined action, Raghuraj Pratap Singh aka Raja Bhaiya, has a secret.