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How to perfectly fry onions without burning them; Chef Kunal Kapur shares tips

No Indian gravy is complete without the perfectly fried onions
Updated on Dec 08, 2021 08:47 PM IST

Onion cheaper than last year, efforts now bearing results, says Centre

Labourers unload onion sacks from a truck at Azadpur Mandi, in New Delhi.
Published on Nov 04, 2021 09:41 AM IST

Why we should have onions with lemon before meals. Know the health benefit

Rich in prebiotic inulin and fructooligosaccharides, onions boost the number of good bacteria in your gut and improve immune function, according to health studies.
Published on Sep 25, 2021 02:41 PM IST

Recipe: Indulge in Indian goodness of ultra creamy vegan Chickpea stew

Recipe: Indulge in Indian goodness of ultra creamy vegan Chickpea stew
Updated on Mar 21, 2021 07:18 PM IST

Govt lifts ban on onion export, permits trade of all varieties from January 1

The government had last banned onion exports on September 29, 2019, after a bad crop crimped output. (Photo by Bachchan Kumar/ HT PHOTO)
Updated on Dec 28, 2020 09:25 PM IST

Goa government to sell onions to ration card holders at Rs 32 per kg

A total of 3.5 lakh ration card holders would be provided 3 kgs of onion each at Rs 32 per kg by holding a special drive across all fair price shops, the official said.
Published on Oct 31, 2020 07:20 PM IST

Onion, potato prices stabilising: Piyush Goyal

People wait in a queue to buy onions at a subsidized rate of Rs. 40 per kilogram at a market in Vijayawada on October 26, 2020.
Published on Oct 31, 2020 02:51 AM IST

Truck with 25 tonnes of onion missing for a month, police launch manhunt

Police suspect the driver of the truck must have been sold the load in the black market and he might have pocketed a good amount.
Updated on Oct 30, 2020 06:53 PM IST

Onion costliest at Rs 73 per kg in Chennai among metros

Currently, stored onion of rabi crop is being sold in the market.
Updated on Oct 20, 2020 06:41 PM IST

Understanding the onion export ban

The Centre has banned the export of onions of all varieties.
Updated on Sep 22, 2020 08:53 PM IST

India allows export of onions lying in transit to all countries including Bangladesh

Scores of trucks carrying onions destined for Bangladesh had been stopped at border crossings in West Bengal after the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) banned all exports of the item on Monday following a shortage and sudden increase in prices in the domestic market.
Updated on Sep 18, 2020 11:32 PM IST

Govt imposes ban on export of onions

A notification by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) on Monday said that exports of onions, which were so far “free”, now stood “prohibited with immediate effect”.
Updated on Sep 15, 2020 03:08 AM IST

Army hero plans to carry back onions to Leh

Mutup is among the six recipients of Ashok Chakra, the country’s highest peacetime gallantry award, who are taking part in the Republic Day parade this year.
Updated on Jan 23, 2020 11:50 PM IST

Imported onions not pungent enough, set to go on distress sale

The government may resort to distress sale of about 34,000 tonne of onions.
Updated on Jan 18, 2020 05:05 AM IST

Onions get even cheaper in Chandigarh

HT Image
Updated on Jan 13, 2020 01:09 AM IST

In Kerala, group returns to attack hotel for not serving onion during meal

Representative image. (Unsplash)
Updated on Dec 26, 2019 05:39 PM IST

Early morning bonanza for Bokaro villagers after van full of onions overturns

The steep price of onions, a necessary cooking ingredient for most households, has adversely impacted the kitchen budget of the common people in Jharkhand.
Updated on Dec 26, 2019 12:04 AM IST

Thieves target ‘pricey’ onions in Madhya Pradesh farms

Farmers in several onion-growing areas of Madhya Pradesh have started keeping a round-the-clock watch on their fields after more than a dozen cases of theft of the pricey bulb was reported.
Updated on Dec 25, 2019 09:55 PM IST

Onion prices rocket, but retail profit margins low

An earlier HT analysis discovered that prices normally spike due to poor supply, caused by inclement weather, which results in a poor crop.
Updated on Dec 17, 2019 02:15 PM IST

Company surprised as people prefer onions over free Goa trip

More than 54 per cent opted for onions as their prize ever since the offer was made on December 10.
Updated on Dec 11, 2019 06:47 PM IST

Bengal government starts selling onion from ration shops

Over the past couple of weeks, the state government had been selling onion at Rs 59 a kg from its Sufal Bangla stalls.
Published on Dec 10, 2019 07:57 AM IST

Couple in Tamil Nadu receives ‘expensive’ and unusual wedding gift… a bouquet of onions

Couple and their friends posing with the onion bouquet.
Updated on Aug 03, 2020 04:10 AM IST

Man chews off finger of Uttarakhand Congress leader selling onions cheaply

Bisht seen in a scuffle with Nainital Congress leaders during a protest against high prices of onions.
Updated on Dec 06, 2019 09:44 PM IST

Onion imports making up just a small fraction of shortfall as prices surge

Wild swings in onion prices have now become fairly entrenched. Every alternate year, there is at least one price spiral.
Updated on Dec 05, 2019 05:47 AM IST

Congress workers in Odisha sell onions at Rs 40 per kg to protest price rise

Onion prices in Odisha have ranged between Rs 50 and Rs 100 a kilo for over a month now
Updated on Dec 02, 2019 08:53 PM IST

Decoding the onion price rise

This year’s crisis is rooted in a genuine supply crunch, triggered by first a sluggish start to the monsoon and then delayed harvests due to untimely rains
Updated on Dec 02, 2019 07:21 AM IST

People offer prayers to onions in Bihar to protest against price rise

People in Bihar were seen protesting in an unusual way against rise in price of onions.
Updated on Dec 01, 2019 05:00 PM IST

Trading firm to import 11,000 tonnes onion from Turkey: Report

State-owned trading firm MMTC, which is importing onion on the behalf of the Centre, has placed an order of 11,000 tonnes of edible bulb from Turkey
Updated on Dec 01, 2019 04:23 PM IST

Thieves in West Bengal steal onion instead of cash

The thieves had escaped with onions worth Rs 50,000, beside some garlic and ginger. (representational image)
Updated on Nov 29, 2019 06:58 PM IST

Cabinet approves import of 1.2 lakh tonnes onion: Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman informed about decision for import of onion at a media briefing after the Cabinet meeting.
Updated on Nov 20, 2019 10:26 PM IST
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