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Sep 05, 2016
Chhattisgarh PDS scam: Raman Singh govt says the Congress has just dreamt it upThe Raman Singh government has dismissed the PDS (public distribution system) scam as a figment of the imagination of the Congress
Feb 10, 2015
Govt frees non-PDS kerosene from regulatory controlWith a view to ease the availability of market-priced kerosene, the government has freed sale of non-PDS kerosene from regulatory control.
Dec 11, 2014
Storm in teacup: Food Security Act may leave 19 lakh families in Assam's tea gardens hungryApprehensive about a looming food crisis that may befall on them from January next year, workers in Assam tea gardens are hoping that life won't be a struggle anymore in their already hand to month existence.
May 27, 2014
Paswan to focus on improving PDS, cutting food priceWith his latest victory from Hajipur seat in Bihar, Paswan will enter Lok Sabha for a record ninth time.
Aug 29, 2013
'Food Security Bill is a good opportunity to fix PDS'While naysayers remain highly sceptical of the National Food Security Bill, economist Reetika Khera is among those who believe that the Bill has the potential to reform the PDS.
Aug 07, 2013
Pulses should be included in food schemes and PDS: industry bodyPulses should be included along with other grains in the Centre's ambitious food entitlement scheme and also in public distribution system, an industry body said
Jul 16, 2013
Food security: Rahul to hold deliberations with state Congress chiefsAfter party chief Sonia Gandhi's interaction with Chief Ministers of Congress-ruled states, Rahul Gandhi will hold deliberations with PCC chiefs of all states on the "game changer" Food Security Bill on 27 July.
Jul 11, 2013
Food Security scheme not alternative to TN's programmes: NatchiappanThe Food Security programme will in no way encroach on the rights of Tamil Nadu government but be useful to the state government's schemes like noon meal, Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry EM Sudarsana Natchiappan today said.
Jul 09, 2013
Delhi polls 2013: Why making Delhi kerosene-free may not help CongressThe Congress tried to phase out kerosene from the slums of Delhi but it may not get them the goodwill they anticipate.
Jul 04, 2013
Food bill can inspire many countries, says UN officialIndia's food security law has global significance and it can inspire many countries to come up with similar legislation, a UN official said on Thursday.