8th December 2018 .s. Swaminathan calls GM crops a failure, Centre's adviser faults paper GS 3 An asplrant has to cover ceneticaly modined crops sue from both positive and An aspirant has to cover Genetically modified crops issue from both positive and negative effects viewpoints. This article gives some good fodder for negative effects of GM crops as raised by MS Swaminathan raises the cost of sowing the insertion of foreign genes (in the plant) could lead to "molecular and cellular events not precisely understood Yield of only commercially cultivable Bt Cotton has stangnated and is much less than what advocates of GM cotton claimed. Precautionary principles have been done away with in India. * SC imposes costs on PIL petitioner page 8 GS2 structure and functioning of Judiciary 50000 rs imposed on advocate ML Sharma for frivolous PIL Larger isssue of PIL being misused Though PIL has brought justice to the marginalised,removed locus standii, upholded rights,
An invitation to corruption? GS 2 elections , RPA Prelims Article an indictment of electoral bond scheme Electoral bond scheme .Like promissory notes, but not under negotiable instrument act .Can be purchased by any indian citizen or body incorporated in India .Purchased in SBI branches , validity of 15 days .the donation via electoral bonds can be given to only those political parties, which: Are registered under section 29-A of the RPA act and Have secured not less than one per cent of the votes polled in the last general election to the Lok Sabha or State Assembly. .the electoral bonds will not bear the name of the donor. In essence, the donor and the party details will be available with the bank, but the political party might not be aware of who the donor is. A donor will get a deduction and the recipient, or the political party, will get tax exemption, provided returns are filed by the political party, . O Issues with this electoral bond scheme. .scheme allows for complete anonymity of the donor not only will, say, the shareholders of a corporation be unaware of the company's contributions, but the voters too will have no idea of how, and through whom, a political party has been funded
In the absence of complete knowledge about the identities of those funding the various different parties, it's difficult to conceive how a citizen can meaningfully participate in political and public life End this long trauma page 6 VVIP artcle But I want you to make note out of it..and send me.. I would review it.
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