GEAC pre-empts Supreme Court ruling and contradicts the Court's technical expert committee
India's GMO regulatory body GEAC is reluctant to look at the scientific evidence questioning the safety of GM crops and seems set to forge ahead with blindly approving them
Children were fed GM rice without the informed consent of parents
Organic food has more of the antioxidant compounds linked to better health than regular food, and lower levels of toxic metals and pesticides, according to the most comprehensive scientific analysis to date.
The problem of hunger is not one of production, but of economic and physical access to food, says Dilnavaz Variava, honorary convener for consumer issues for the Alliance for Sustainable and Holistic Agriculture
TTIP threatens public health and the environment, say experts
In Pakistan, experts believe that low level of Bt toxins in GM cotton crops have immunised the pests instead of killing them
Civil society groups today expressed alarm at an increase in dengue incidence, leading to an emergency decree, in a town in Brazil where releases of genetically modified (GM) mosquitoes are taking place.
Farmers across El Salvador united to block a stipulation in a US aid package to their country that would have indirectly required the purchase of Monsanto genetically modified (GM) seeds.