Bt Brinjal

  • Modi's 'evoking visions' are 'paradoxical': Jairam Ramesh 22-01-2014 08:05 PM

    Attacking Narendra Modi, Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said it was "paradoxical" that he was talking about introducing bullet trains and "evoking vision" of India even when he had opposed BT Brinjal. Ramesh, former Environment Minister, said he had found Modi's opposition surprising as Gujarat had witnessed a success...
  • Pawar admits concerns about genetically modified food could be real 10-08-2013 07:50 AM

    New Delhi: Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar in an interview with the CNN-IBN has admitted that concerns about genetically food could be real but he added that a ban on field trials would be an extreme measure. "Without trials, how can they test. So opposing even trials, I think this is...
  • "Honestly and with good conscience"

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    More than two years after he imposed a moratorium on the commercial release of BT Brinjal, Jairam Ramesh defends his controversial decision says, "On BT...

  • Bt Brinjal moratorium to stay: Ramesh 24-02-2010 06:20 PM

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  • FTN: India not ready for genetically modified food 10-02-2010 12:01 AM

    Union Environment Minister refused to allow cultivation of BT Brinjal. ...
  • Bt Brinjal decision respects public concerns: Jairam 09-02-2010 10:40 PM

    Jairam Ramesh says BT is not the only way to reduce use of pesticides. ...
  • Govt puts Bt Brinjal in cold storage 09-02-2010 04:28 PM

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  • All you need to know about Bt Brinjal 06-02-2010 04:47 PM

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  • Congs backs Ramesh in BT brinjal row with Pawar 22-01-2010 08:18 PM

    Ramesh says he finds opposition to BT brinjal, Pawar says nothing doing. ...
  • Bt Brinjal tests inadequate: How safe is it? 04-12-2009 05:50 PM

    Chairman of panel concedes that necessary tests were not done. ...
  • What's the truth about genetically modified foods? 15-10-2009 02:58 AM

    Those for it and against genetically modified foods argue about the benefits and losses. ...
  • India at 9: Is genetically modified Bt brinjal good for us? 15-10-2009 01:43 AM

    India has approved commercialisation of genetically modified Bt brinjal. ...
  • Gene tweaked but is this brinjal safe to eat? 20-01-2008 04:14 PM

    Lahore: His international career was just one Test old when Zulqarnain Haider retired while in hiding in London and the Pakistan wicketkeeper, who has received death threats from match-fixers, wants to return to the big stage now that he is back in his country. "I may be losing valuable time...