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GMOs and politico-corporate incest
The lines of distinction between government and agribusiness continue to blur, at a great cost to many.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 09:17 GMT
India's food security act: Myths and reality
The reforms promoted by Prime Minister Singh do not go far enough to help food production and the hungry.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 19:06 GMT
Ecuador: Chronicle of a death foretold
The South American country has opened tract of indigenous land, a biodiversity hotspot, to oil drilling.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 09:02 GMT
Roundup Ready religion: The Vatican and GMOs
Pressure has been mounting on to Vatican to come out in support of GMOs.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 15:09 GMT
We don't need GM bananas for iron deficiency
Iron deficiency was not created by nature and we can get rid of it by becoming co-creators and co-producers with nature.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 09:15 GMT
Seeds of suicide and slavery versus seeds of life and freedom
Contrary to its claims, Monsanto's monopoly on seeds in India are the root cause behind the sharp increase in suicides.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2013 19:43 GMT
Opposition crops up to GMO foods in Hawaii
The US state, home to many biotech testing fields, becomes a focal point for antagonism to genetically modified food.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2013 08:46 GMT
Safety as freedom
The duty of a state that claims to be democratic is to guarantee safety and freedom to its "weakest citizens".
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 12:09 GMT
Violent economic 'reforms' and the growing violence against women
The Delhi gang rape victim has triggered a social revolution - we must sustain it, deepen it, expand it, notes author.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2013 13:26 GMT
Dirty white gold
Monsanto's claim that it's a "sustainable agriculture company" doesn't hold water.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2012 13:37 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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