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Apr 25, 2017
Many LPG consumers back in subsidy net: Will Modi's call to give up food subsidies appeal to more Indians?Clearly, the “Give-it-up” appeal by PM Modi is slowly losing its charm – if prices rise further, more people could opt back for the subsidized cooking gas cylinder
Apr 25, 2017
LPG subsidy success: Modi govt's give-it-up campaign will now ask people to forego food subsidiesThe Union food ministry has asked all the state governments to work on the Give-It-Up campaign under the Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS)
Feb 09, 2017
Govt makes Aadhaar mandatory for availing foodgrains from ration shopsThe government said, subsidised foodgrains will not be sold to anyone not having Aadhaar after June 30.
Sep 22, 2016
Forget US Fed hike, expect RBI governor Urjit Patel’s first date with rate cut in DecemberMost economists and bond dealers expect the central bank not to tinker with its key rates on 4 October meeting and go for the next rate cut in December at the earliest. But, it is unlikely that US Federal reserve’s rate movements will dominate RBI’s rate cut plan then.
May 17, 2016
Delhi bypolls an indication of popular sentiment against AAP: Amrinder SinghCapt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said that the ruling Akali Dal was deliberately trying to promote AAP with the hope of dividing anti-incumbency votes.
May 16, 2016
Foodgrain scam: Police stop protesting AAP workers from reaching Badal's homeOver 5,000 AAP workers protested outside Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's residence against the foodgrain scam on Monday.
Jan 20, 2016
Cabinet approves India's stand on food security at WTOThe food security issue is related to several developing nations which provide subsidised foodgrains to the poor.
Dec 31, 2015
The economy has found its mojo this century, but work is only half done on the reforms frontThe Indian economy has grown six fold in size between 2001 and 2015 and now stands at Rs 125.41 lakh crore in fiscal year 2015 from Rs 21.77 lakh crore in fiscal year 2001 at the start of this millennium.
Jun 05, 2015
Govt to give farmers power, seeds subsidy in case rains failAgriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today held a meeting with senior officials of India Meteorological Department, which earlier in the week had revised monsoon forecast to "deficient", triggering drought fears.
Apr 07, 2015
Relax specifications for procuring foodgrains to help farmers: Sonia tells Paswan in letterCongress President Sonia Gandhi has asked the government to relax the specifications for procuring foodgrains, citing the "unprecedented crisis" being faced by farmers due to unseasonal rainfall and hailstorms in various parts of the country.