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GM food protests: activists released after twelve hours

Feature story | February 20, 2013 at 19:56

The Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has been pushing for genetically modified (GM) crops in India as an answer to food security for a while now. Greenpeace strongly rejects this one sided view and on February 20, 17 Greenpeace activists...

Ending the nuclear weapons age

Feature story | February 15, 2013 at 15:30

The exact number of nuclear weapons situated across the world is shrouded in mystery, but whatever the number, North Korea's underground test this week is a grim reminder of the devastation and destruction these weapons could unleash.

Ending the nuclear weapons age

Feature story | February 15, 2013 at 15:30

The exact number of nuclear weapons situated across the world is shrouded in mystery, but whatever the number, North Korea's underground test this week is a grim reminder of the devastation and destruction these weapons could unleash.

Monsanto's GM corn biosafety data raises serious questions

Feature story | January 30, 2013 at 17:46

If you thought the threat from genetically modified (GM) food crops was over with the moratorium Bt brinjal, think again. American biotech giant Monsanto has been conducting final biosafety research and field trials for its genetically modified...

Point of No Return in pictures

Feature story | January 22, 2013 at 18:30

The world is quickly reaching a point of no return for preventing the worst impacts of climate change. Continuing on the current course will make it difficult, if not impossible, to prevent the widespread and catastrophic impacts of climate...

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