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Jul 11, 2016
Lakhpati loaders no more: FCI to deploy contract workers to trim wage billAs of now, the corporation spends Rs 1800 crore annually on departmental workers alone
Jun 10, 2015
Learn from 2014: How the Modi govt can tame rising food pricesWhile prices of food grains can be contained by releasing government stock into the open market, such a thing is not possible in case of vegetables, given their short shelf life.
Mar 31, 2015
India in biggest wheat import deals since 2010 as rains damage cropIndian flour millers have bought between 70,000 and 80,000 tonnes of Australian prime wheat for April-May shipment at $260-$265 a tonne, including cost and freight.
Jan 24, 2015
Surprise: Thanks to 'labour gangs', some FCI loaders earn Rs 4 lakh per monthSo, how do these labourers earn more than double of what the FCI chairman-cum-managing director gets? It's the faulty system that is leading such abuse of government funds.
Jan 24, 2015
Corruption in FCI is frightening; revamp report addresses root causes: Shanta KumarProblems will be there, but someone will have to start from somewhere, says Kumar who headed the panel on restructuring Food Corporation of India
Jan 23, 2015
Revamping Food Corp: Panel wants Food Security Act changed but will BJP bite the bullet?The report of the High Level Committee on Reorienting the Role and Restructuring of Food Corporation of India submitted to the Prime Minister on Wednesday, makes a slew of suggestions.
Jan 22, 2015
Cutting food subsidy to cash transfer: Panel suggests steps to revamp FCIThe eight-member committee, was set up in August 2014 under the chairmanship of BJP MP Shanta Kumar, to recommend a complete overhaul of the way the mammoth organisation, FCI, functions.
Sep 08, 2014
Govt directs Food Corporation of India to provide PDS grains to flood-hit KashmirThe government directed Food Corporation of India (FCI) to ensure adequate and timely supply of PDS foodgrains to flood-hit people in Jammu and Kashmir.
Aug 25, 2014
Food Corp is a Rs 75,000 cr problem: Five areas that needs urgent govt attentionImagine a company that is the largest distributor of a product in a country. Its cost of inputs and the price at which it sells the product are fixed by the government. The company all of a sudden changes tack and starts eyeing profits. It wants to invest in improving efficiency. In short, this is the Food Corporation of India's (FCI) predicament today.<br />
Aug 21, 2014
Restructuring FCI: Govt sets up high-level panel to remove cost inefficienciesThe FCI, set up under the Food Corporation Act 1964, is a nodal agency for procurement, storage and distribution of<br /> foodgrains to PDS and other welfare schemes.