European Union countries broke months of deadlock on Monday when they voted to renew the licence for the controversial weedkiller glyphosate for five years after heavyweight Germany surprisingly voted in favour despite health concerns.
Just two weeks after the European Commission failed to secure a majority, an intervention on Monday meant 18 of 28 EU states were now in favour and glyphosate was granted a new five-year licence.
Germany put its weight behind the extension, a move that divided the caretaker government in Berlin and could have repercussions on Chancellor Angela Merkel's negotiations to form a grand coalition between her conservative bloc and the center-left Socialist Democrats.
"This is Black Monday for health", French European Parliament deputy Yannick Jadot told BFM TV.
French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted that he has asked the French government to look for alternative pesticides and ban glyphosate in France within three years.
Controversial herbicide glyphosate licensed for five more years in European Union, despite France's opposition, according to an European Union official.
But the European Food Safety Authority and the European Chemicals Agency both say glyphosate is unlikely to cause cancer in humans, in line with a 2016 review carried out by World Health Organization experts and the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation. It also reduces the need for ploughing, which benefits the environment and enables farmers to apply no tillage, which reduces soil erosion, and keeps soil organic matters up.
Glyphosate has been used by farmers for more than 40 years but its use was cast in doubt when WHO's cancer agency said in 2015 it probably causes cancer.
"Anyone who is interested in developing trust between two parties can not behave that way", she said.
Banning glyphosate outright would have shaken Europe's agriculture sector, since it is so widely used.
Koch Equity Development, the brothers' investment firm, is putting up $650 million to receive preferred equity in the deal. The deal is valued at $1.84 billion based on the offering price and number of shares of Time outstanding on September 30.
The Kremlin's principal global propaganda outlet RT (formerly Russia Today ) has actively collaborated with WikiLeaks. Putin signed the bill into law Saturday after the upper chamber of the Russian parliament adopted it Wednesday.
However, Wyatt had written "Kholi, Marry me" when she took to Twitter to express her love for the batting star. There could be nobody better than Dona, his wife, to shed some light on the "bhadrolok" (gentleman).
Dozens of people have accused massage therapists of sexual misconduct at Massage Envy , according to a BuzzFeed report . The report, first written by Buzzfeed News , states that over 180 women were sexually assaulted at their locations.
Police say they found signs of foul play, as well as French's auto - a silver Dodge Dart with a Florida tag DLLT42 - missing. Police said Logan, and the missing Dodge Dart, were spotted Thursday on surveillance video in south central Pennsylvania .
The striker was given a rare start by Jurgen Klopp , who elected to keep Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino on the bench. Lampard then joked about the altercation between Mane and Klopp. "Everything is sorted immediately and that's it".
However, high levels of coffee consumption in pregnant women are linked to lower birth rates, preterm birth and pregnancy loss. Ultimately, the research lines up with recent reviews and studies that say drinking coffee doesn't seem to be hazardous.
After the tough start, Vijay scored 102 off the last 135 balls he faced even as Pujara maintained a more moderate acceleration. He failed to connect, and the ball took the top edge to land in the hands of a strategically placed short fine-leg fielder.
Jones played Shirley Partridge, a widow with five children with whom she forms a popular act that travels on a psychedelic bus. The show spawned five Top 40 hits in the United Kingdom , including I Think I Love You and Breaking Up Is Hard To Do.
The America East champs are making their first NCAA tournament appearance after unexpectedly winning of the conference tourney. Cheers rang out when WKU's name popped up on the screen as one of four teams that will play in Lexington this weekend.
If the base of the tree does dry out and seal up, you will have to re-cut the base to allow it to absorb sufficient water. Depending on the variety, trees take an average of 7 to 10 years to grow. "We don't need any more rain", he said.
The previous record of 185,000 background checks on Black Friday 2016 narrowly beat the record set on Black Friday 2015. Gun checks, required for purchases at federally licensed firearm dealers, are not a measure of actual gun sales.
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Small Business Saturday is a big day for local store owners
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Tiger Woods plays golf with Donald Trump
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Roy Moore thanks Trump in new fundraising appeal
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