ICRISAT genebank head gets top germplasm award by US body

Top crop institute ICRISAT`s head of genebank Hari D Upadhyaya has been honoured with the 2013 Frank N Meyer Medal for Plant Genetic Resources Award by the Crop Science Society of America at its annual meeting in Florida.

Pak failed to protect religious freedom: US body

The USCIRF wants Pakistan to be declared as a `country of particular concern`.