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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...

Delhi air quality ‘very poor’ after Diwali

Delhi air quality ‘very poor’ after Diwali

The central government’s air monitoring body showed “very poor” quality of air in the national capital yesterday, ...