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ISIL's latest economic weapon in Iraq Controlling wheat supplies

Aug 14, 2014

ISIL's latest economic weapon in Iraq Controlling wheat supplies

Fighters from the Islamic State have overrun large areas in five of Iraq's most fertile provinces, where the United Nations food agency says around 40 percent of its wheat is grown. #World #India #Wheat #NewsTracker #USA #Iraq #United States of America #Kurds #islamic-state #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #wheat production #Yazidis
Global food prices drop 2.1% in July

Aug 07, 2014

Global food prices drop 2.1% in July

According to FAO, the recent sharp slide in cereal prices reflected significant fall in international prices of maize and wheat, a reaction to excellent production prospects in many major producing countries. #United Nations #NewsTracker #food prices #FAO #Cereals #Dairy products #Oilseeds
India Railways fines IRCTC Rs 1 lakh for serving 'bad food' on trains

Aug 03, 2014

India Railways fines IRCTC Rs 1 lakh for serving 'bad food' on trains

"IRCTC was fined Rs one lakh as a cockroach was found in the food in Kolkata Rajdhani on 23 July," the official said adding, "bad food was found in 13 trains". #food #India #NewsTracker #Sadananda Gowda #Railways #IRCTC #Railways Minister #RK Associates #Sunshine Caterers #Satyam Caterers #Brandavan Food Products

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Budget 2012 primer: What does govt spend money on?

Mar 06, 2012

Budget 2012 primer: What does govt spend money on?

Spending on rural employment takes away much needed resources for building infrastructure. Similarly, any loan waiver program will eat into capital spending on infrastructure. #oil prices #Gross Domestic Product #Union budget of India #Deficit #Government debt #Budget 2012 #BudgetAnalysis

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Budget 2012 primer: What does govt spend money on?

Sep 19, 2014

How a Failed Experiment Led to One of the Best-Selling Products of All Time

The product formerly known as 'Press n' Peel' didn't catch on right away, but once it did, there was no looking back...
Budget 2012 primer: What does govt spend money on?

Sep 19, 2014

Oklahoma City gives OK for SkyDance Bridge to reopen

William Crum Oklahoma City’s SkyDance Bridge was to reopen Friday afternoon after repairs to the wooden bridge deck, said Shannon Cox, spokeswoman for the public works department. The deck on the south end of the two-year-old pedestrian span recently... #Oklahoma #Oklahoma City, OK
Budget 2012 primer: What does govt spend money on?

Sep 19, 2014

In France, supermarket turns ugly fruit and veg into own-brand soups and juices

Intermarché is turning fruit and veg that's too ugly to sell into a range of new products... #Oklahoma #Oklahoma City, OK