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Khaira urges government not to allow GM Mustard field demonstration studies proposed to be conducted at PAU Ludhiana, as it will have a devastating effect on the environment

Punjab
Chandigarh: In a press statement released here today, Khaira said that it has come to his attention that genetically modified (GM) mustard field demonstration studies have been proposed to be conducted in PAU Ludhiana. These field demonstration studies must not be conducted in Punjab, as it will be detrimental to the health of people and the environment of the state. Punjab which has already been devastated by the impacts of chemical and pesticide-based agriculture in the form of severe environmental-health crisis particularly high cancer rates, reproductive-health catastrophe, and water contamination cannot afford a dangerous technology such as Herbicide Tolerant (HT) GM crops. Khaira said he shares the concerns of Sarson Satyagraha group and Coalition for a GM-Free India on the issu...
Kriti Sanon receives flak over her #MeToo movement after she urges anonymous women to showcase their identity

Kriti Sanon receives flak over her #MeToo movement after she urges anonymous women to showcase their identity

Entertainment
Kriti Sanon receives flak over her #MeToo movement after she urges anonymous women to showcase their identity The current condition of #MeToo movement especially in Bollywood has started off many kinds of debates considering that it involves names of many high profile celebrities and corporates. While many actresses are showcasing courage to come out in open with their stories of harassment, many of their colleagues hav...
On World Mental Health Day, Deepika Padukone urges everyone to share their stories in powerful video

On World Mental Health Day, Deepika Padukone urges everyone to share their stories in powerful video

Entertainment
On World Mental Health Day, Deepika Padukone urges everyone to share their stories in powerful video Deepika Padukone, in 2015, brought about a social change as she became the first actress to publicly address the condition of mental illness and her suffering from depression. The actress currently has been working towards creating awareness and supporting mental illness with her NGO, The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLF...
On World Animal Day, Sidharth Malhotra urges fans to adopt and provide basic needs to animals

On World Animal Day, Sidharth Malhotra urges fans to adopt and provide basic needs to animals

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On World Animal Day, Sidharth Malhotra urges fans to adopt and provide basic needs to animals The world celebrates October 4th as World Animal Day. According to the official website, their objective is to raise the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the globe. Sidharth Malhotra, who actively spreads awareness about animal welfare, has urged fans to adopt and provide basic needs to animals in ...