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Monday, March 3, 2014
At least five grain wholesalers profited from operations »
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Monday, February 17, 2014
Finance Minister P Chidambram on Monday announced that service tax would be abolished on rice from the staple’s loading to storage stage.
Rice was originally exempt from service tax. Howe...
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Wednesday, February 12, 2014
As much as 1,94,502 metric tonnes of food grain worth crores of rupees was wasted in India due to various reasons between 2005 and March 2013. The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has giv...
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December 26, 2012
The potato has a 12,000-year-old history but an even brighter future as a crop that is set to replace rice as a staple in the Asian rice-consuming countries. It requires less amount of water compa...
December 18, 2012
Aavin recently launched AavinPro, a new variety of milk with 3.5 per cent fat and 10 per cent solids that are not fat. Half a litre of AavinPro is priced at Rs. 17 and comes in a brown pack....
November 4, 2012
Anoop Jacob, Minister for Food and Civil Supplies, said here on Saturday that under new Central stipulations, rice and wheat would be distributed through the ration shops under the Open Market Sal...
October 25, 2012
Bidding rate reduced to Rs.2 from Rs.5
October 14, 2012
After severe drought in the kharif season (2012), farmers are distressed as prices of several commodities have crashed in wholesale markets across the State. Prices of copra, coconut, on...
October 3, 2012
Hyderabad’s most preferred beverage, Irani Chai, now costs Rs.10 a cup. Most of the hotels across the city have increased the price from Rs.8 a cup to Rs.10 in the last one month.
September 25, 2012
Impact of food-poisoning death on wayside eateries »
September 20, 2012
Egg producers say that they need to get at least Rs.3.50 a piece to run the business without loss
September 10, 2012
You can order your groceries online with palacharakku.com and within a few hours your order will be delivered at your doorstep.
September 4, 2012
Students recreate the atmosphere of a village at the festival
December 23, 2012
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh does not favour proposed cash transfer for food and will not implement the scheme in his State. “Food security means taking food to people’s doorstep,...
December 11, 2012
Members of the State council of ministers are the latest customers of the herbal canteen in Ripon Buildings. Fifteen food packets were dispatched to ministers on Monday for the first time,...
October 29, 2012
Last week’s Parisian scandal raises interesting questions about food critics and freebies »
October 18, 2012
The government is considering raising import duty on white sugar to 20 per cent to check it from flooding the domestic market, Food Minister K V Thomas said today.
The government is also...
October 8, 2012
To celebrate its customers’ loyalty Aavin has announced a discount on butter and ghee prices for milk card-holders during the festive season. Starting Sunday, a discount of Rs. 3 will be of...
September 27, 2012
Even as the Himachal Pradesh government is opposing the Centre’s decision to open FDI in the retail sector, the State’s apple farmers differ on the issue »
September 21, 2012
Centre gears to tackle runaway inflation, fiscal deficit and economic slowdown »
September 15, 2012
For small lorries, transport cost is likely to increase by at least Rs. 5,000
September 5, 2012
The three U.N. food agencies have urged governments to take quick action to curb rising prices of corn, wheat and soybeans and avoid a repeat of the 2007-2008 food crises. The sharp rise...
August 22, 2012
DS Group, a diversified conglomerate in the FMCG space, on Wednesday, announced the launch of its powdered milk drink ‘Yomil’. The company, which sells its consumer goods under the brand name Cat...
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