GM Mustard Credentials Under Scrutiny For Misleading Information: NGOs

In the case of GM HT mustard, the specific concern is the use of glufosinate, a herbicide that is commonly used with HT crops to control weeds 

By PTI 15/05/2023

Godrej Properties Pilot Achieves Zero Stubble Burning In 2549 HA

The Crop Residue Management (CRM) project is in alignment with the Government of India's guidelines (2020) for CRM in Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, and National Capital Territory of Delhi

By Outlook Planet Desk 29/04/2023

Urgently implement measures to reduce stubble burning: Pollution control body to Punjab, Haryana

While the impact (of stubble burning) on air pollution is currently minimal as wind speed is high and there is dispersion, the fact is that crop burning season has started and it needs to be urgently addressed as per the directions of the Supreme Court,"

By Outlook Planet Desk 23/09/2020

Stubble burning can exacerbate COVID situation in north: Expert

The stubble burning which is likely to start later this month ahead of the Rabi crop sowing season can exacerbate the Coronavirus crisis, an agricultural-cum-environment expert has cautioned.

By Outlook Planet Desk 23/09/2020

Can the pandemic shutdown teach South Asia about air pollution?

The pandemic lockdowns have forced South Asia to shut down polluting firms, but after they are lifted air pollution can still be controlled, and transboundary collaboration will help

By Syed Muhammad Abubakar; Ankita Anand 24/08/2020