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Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020

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Nov 30, 2018 07:52
Farmers’ march: Thousands of farmers have pitched tents in the capital to demand a session of Parliament devoted exclusively to agriculture. They also want passage of two farmer-oriented private member’s bills endorsed by 21 Opposition parties in the... read more
Nov 23, 2018 23:50
The gap between MSP and actual market prices received by farmers in the case of soyabean has been far narrower than what it has been for other commodities. Low farm-end prices are a key reason why retail food inflation shrunk 0.86% in October, its steepest... read more
Nov 09, 2018 23:59
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh has written letters to all chief ministers, offering them centrally stocked pulses at a heavy discount of Rs15 a Kg to prevailing wholesale prices (which are anyway low) in their respective states. read more
Oct 03, 2018 19:17
The choice-based approach reflects the reality that people in different places and times want different things, and improves beneficiary welfare by expanding their options. It also reduces the political and ethical risks of the reform read more
Sep 13, 2018 11:47
If agriculturalists can benefit from price and yield variations, they will be able to build long-term resilience read more
Sep 12, 2018 23:31
The policies envisage, for the first time, the role of private firms in acting as a buyer on behalf of the government on a trial basis. read more
Aug 01, 2018 01:08
All LPG consumers have to buy the fuel at market price. The government, however, subsidises 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each per households in a year by providing the subsidy amount directly in bank accounts of users. read more
Jun 07, 2018 15:04
As per a policy announced on May 25, any textbook published with excerpts from Balbharati textbooks, without necessary permission, will face legal action. The move restricted private publishers from releasing supplementary books for the academic year... read more
May 11, 2018 01:08
Despite the dip in the wholesale prices, the retail prices of these commodities are still high. read more
May 10, 2018 15:04
After getting low price for years, the potato-growers can finally heave a sigh of relief, all thanks to shooting up of prices to more than the double from what it was just a few months ago. read more
May 07, 2018 11:33
The government tried to revise rates in 1983, 1999 and 2012, but failed each time. Now it’s trying again read more
Apr 25, 2018 00:35
Government plots leased out for social, cultural, charitable and religious purposes will be reduced by more than 50%. read more