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Will India’s government scrap Monsanto’s patent royalties on insect-resistant GMO Bt cotton seeds?

Harish Damodaran | 
Will the pressure to be seen as farmer-friendly, especially with national elections looming, lead the Narendra Modi government to scrap the “trait ...
Why Indian farmers are buying unapproved herbicide-resistant GMO cotton seeds

Why Indian farmers are buying unapproved herbicide-resistant GMO cotton seeds

Harish Damodaran | 
If market and industry estimates are true, Indian farmers have, in the current kharif season, bought and planted about [350,000] ...
India should let farmers decide about GMO mustard

India should let farmers decide about GMO mustard

Harish Damodaran | 
The GM mustard baiters have ... made a big song and dance about the bar gene, which makes the plant resistant ...
India's inconsistency on GMOs: endorse GM mosquitoes, oppose GM mustard

India’s inconsistency on GMOs: endorse GM mosquitoes, oppose GM mustard

Bhagirath Choudhary, Anil Ram Chauhan | 
Politicians... in India have been pretty receptive to GM technologies for control of dengue and chikungunya... Such political support for GM ...

India neglecting investment in improved crops, biotechnology

Gurdev Khush | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Budget 2016 contained ...

Will India’s cotton revolution be undone by government control of GMO seed royalties?

Ashok Gulati, Shreya Sarkar | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. It was March 26, ...

Did loss of pest resistance in GMO cotton prompt Indian government proposal to revoke patent?

Vivek Deshpande | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. THE Central Institute for ...

Why has India’s government banned commercial surrogacy?

Shalini Nair | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Surrogacy in India is ...

Bt cotton not to blame for Indian whitefly epidemic

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Widespread damage to cotton ...

Mental health leading cause of farmer suicide in India, not indebtedness from buying GMO seeds

Mudit Kapoor | 
For over a decade, farmer suicides in India has been a serious public policy concern. More recently, this has led ...

Indian farmers say GM cotton reduces pesticide use, improves yields

Papiya Bhattacharya | 
The debate over genetically modified crops rears its head every now and then, but for many farmers, it is an ...

Cornell scientist: Exaggerated caution slows adoption of GM crops

Ronald Herring | 
In normal science, risk has a precise but deceptively simple meaning: risk equals the probability of some hazard. Anyone booking ...

India government allows import of frozen embryos

Abantika Ghosh | 
India has allowed the import of human embryos for artificial reproduction, opening up what is expected to be a huge ...

Rejection of GMOs ‘a major failing’ of environmental activism

Mark Lynas | 
“It took me 10 years to really understand that the science wasn’t supporting what we activists were saying [about genetically ...