POKE ME: GoI must not interfere between GM technology providers and licensees
Agriculturally advanced countries have been using the technology to improve farm output for their people as well as for exporting purposes.
Trump raises doubts over India trade deal ahead of visit
India was kicked out of a program for developing countries that gave some exports ta...
India offers concessions on US farm goods to reach trade deal
India is open to greater market access for American farm and dairy products and...
Launch feasibility study for India-US FTA, bilateral trade aim of $500 bln by 2030: CII-USIBC report
The report has listed out interventions in 13 specific areas which if resolved, will provide a significant thrust to trade between the two countries by turning challenges into opportunities. As per the report, since country specific tariff exclusions or reductions are difficult, the only way to avoid product/sector specific market access skirmishes is by negotiating a broad trade agreement.
India, US close to trade deal
Prospects of an early conclusion of the India-US trade deal have brightened with the two sides reducing their differences and agreeing to allow more goods to be shipped by both countries, besides cutting import duty on contentious items, including high-end bikes like Harley-Davidsons.
Dairy imports from US could be allowed after certification from veterinary officials
New Delhi is willing to allow dairy imports from the US if Washington can guarantee that these don’t violate religious taboos.
US stops duty benefits for $5.6 billion of Indian exports
India says GSP withdrawal will not hit trade hard, may impose retaliatory duties on 29 US imports.
New eco-friendly battery made of seeds and pine resin
Lithium batteries also contain other, even rarer materials that are hard to replace and require large energy inputs and toxic chemicals for the recovery process.
Explore the Thiksey region in Leh, discover many cultural secrets
Enjoy the view of the Willow Trees as you take a leisurely morning stroll to listen to the birdsongs of rare birds.
A not-so-fantastical plan to save California from drought with cacti
"Grassroots Cactivism" is the name of the concept by Ali Chen, which taps the prickly pear as a renewable centerpiece of a water purifying system.
US Supreme Court lifts ban on sale of GM crop
The Supreme Court lifted Monday a four-year ban on the sale in the United States of genetically modified alfalfa, which farmers fear contaminates others crops.
What do Bezos, Buffett and Dimon have in common? Meet Todd Combs
In late January the three billionaires announced they were teaming up to form a company.
Woodstock farm's up for sale
The famous farm near the alfalfa field that drew 400,000 people to Woodstock for three days of sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll is up for sale.
Here's why you must eat broccoli
Do you have children who absolutely hate leafy vegetables? A culinary expert suggests easy recipes your child will never complain about.
Bush calls for immediate action on economic stimulus plan
President George W. Bush appealed on Saturday for swift congressional action on an economic rescue initiative and an electronic surveillance law that soon expires.