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EU deadlock over weedkiller goes to appeal

EU deadlock over weedkiller goes to appeal

The European Union will on Monday attempt to determine the future of glyphosate, a controversial weedkiller hugely relied on by farmers but which critics say causes cancer and whose use has been thrown into doubt.

Weedkiller on the examining table over health impact

Weedkiller on the examining table over health impact

Wedged between green groups and the agriculture lobby, an EU members expert committee punted a vote Wednesday on proposals to extend the European license for the controversial Weedkiller glyphosate...

EU battle heats up over controversial weedkiller

EU battle heats up over controversial weedkiller

A battle is heating up over whether the European Union will renew at year-end the licence for glyphosate, one of the world's most widely used weedkillers that some fear causes cancer.

Car dealers offer huge discounts to attract customers

Car dealers offer huge discounts to attract customers

New car sales in Qatar slightly fell over the past few months, except during the holy month of Ramadan ...