Perils of GM farming

India, Sept. 17 -- Seventeen scientists, who consistently advocated Genetically Modified (GM) crops in India, are anxious to revive GMs despite the Centre's growing emphasis on organic farming and nat... Read More

Narrowing window

India, Sept. 3 -- On August 1, 2019, tonnes of melting water formed on an ice sheet in western Greenland and drained into a moulin - a hole within a glacier/ice sheet from which water from the surface... Read More

Pak in a pincer attack

India, Aug. 20 -- A fortnight after the Modi Government defanged Article 370, scrapped its illegal appendage, Article 35A and split the northern State into the Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu & ... Read More

Who defines intolerance?

India, Aug. 6 -- Former Mumbai Police Commissioner and Director-General of Police, Gujarat and Punjab, Julio Ribeiro, recently expressed unhappiness with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for inducing ... Read More

Caught in a limbo

India, July 23 -- Faced with the near unanimous verdict of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) (15:1) on the imprisonment of India's former Naval officer, Islamabad buckled on July 19, 2019, and ... Read More

Food safety concerns

India, July 9 -- In Rottenseed! Cottonseed, Alzheimer's and Your Brain , nutritionist Bruce Semon traces the rise of Alzheimer's to a toxin in cottonseed that goes to the brain and randomly ties up im... Read More

Delimitation debate

India, June 25 -- The recent euphoria over a fresh delimitation exercise to restructure the lopsided constituencies in Jammu & Kashmir quickly dissipated as the Centre denied media reports that Home M... Read More