WI Vs IND | 1st Test Aug 22, 2019
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SL Vs NZ | 2nd Test Aug 22, 2019
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AUS 171/6 (57.0)
IR Vs IB | Match 2 Aug 23, 2019
IR 163/2 (68.0)
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Jun 13, 2019
Despite ban, Indian farmers plant HTBT cotton; experts blame nexus between politicians, agro firms behind availability of illegal seedCotton growers incurred hefty losses over the years as Monsanto’s pest-resistant varieties failed to meet its objectives, there is no clarity whether the HT cotton will benefit the farmers in long-run
Jun 05, 2019
India must adopt stricter regulation of genetically engineered crops, or face biosecurity breachAs illegal seeds continue to enter India, cultivation of genetically engineered crops like brinjal have been discovered in Haryana. It threatens irreversible contamination of India’s brinjal.
Nov 03, 2017
Allegations against Monsanto of 'unsafe' Bt products and 'health risks' are blatantly inaccurateThe allegations made against Monsanto over lack of safety are completely unsubstantiated. Experts and regulatory authorities worldwide recognize GM foods and crops as being safe.
May 30, 2017
Genetically modified mustard no solution for India’s Rs 64,000 crore edible oil import bill, low farm incomePushing farmers to grow oilseeds again will mean making the crop as attractive as cotton, one of its main competitors for requiring similar agro-climatic conditions.
May 22, 2017
Environment ministry will address contentious issues in "scientific" manner: Harsh VardhanUnion minister Harsh Vardhan discussed the challenges India faces after taking charge as environment minister following the death of Anil Madhav Dave last week
May 22, 2017
Harsh Vardhan takes charge of environment ministryUnion minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday took over the charge of the environment ministry that fell vacant after the death of Anil Madhav Dave.
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