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GM food off the menu in Parliament's restaurants despite ministers telling the public to drop their opposition

By SEAN POULTER (Original article taken from The Daily Mail Newspaper)

PUBLISHED: 16:22, 21 June 2013

GM foods are banned from restaurants in the Houses of Parliament despite government claims it is ‘probably safer’ than other meals. 774 more words


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