What’s the compelling need to permit GM mustard now: SC | India News

NEW DELHI: Observing that literacy and awareness level among Indian farmers are not at the level of their counterparts in western countries, the Supreme Court on Thursday said all precautionary measures must be taken before allowing cultivation of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant mustard crop and asked the Centre whether there was any “compelling reason” to permit … Read more

India reply to China: ‘No 3rd party gets veto on our military exercise’ | India News

NEW DELHI: India on Thursday hit out at China for claiming that the ongoing India-US ‘Yudh Abhyas’ military exercise in Uttarakhand violates Sino-Indian bilateral agreements for border peace and asked Beijing to reflect on its own breach of the pacts in the form of Chinese transgressions in eastern Ladakh. China sees the exercise near the … Read more