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India overtakes Thailand as world's largest rice exporter

Jan 28, 2016

India overtakes Thailand as world's largest rice exporter

India has overtaken Thailand as the world's largest rice exporter in 2015, shipping 10.23 million tonnes, a top Thai rice exporters body said today. #India #China #Vietnam #Thailand #Global economy #rice exports #Charoen Laodhammatas
White officer won't face charges in killing of Cleveland boy

Dec 29, 2015

White officer won't face charges in killing of Cleveland boy

A grand jury declined to indict a white rookie police officer in the killing of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, a black youngster who was shot to death while carrying what turned out to be a pellet gun, a prosecutor said Monday. #NewsTracker #USA #Grand jury #Cleveland ##Blacklivesmatter #Tamir Rice
After pulses, rice prices may scale up on depleting stock, poor rainfall

Nov 16, 2015

After pulses, rice prices may scale up on depleting stock, poor rainfall

Assocham in its study said after pulses, onion and mustard oil, rice prices may trouble consumers if timely adequate safeguards are not taken #ASSOCHAM #Pulses #rainfall #Rice prices
Argentine drug smugglers busted for shipping out 1000 bags of cocaine fused in rice

Sep 24, 2015

Argentine drug smugglers busted for shipping out 1000 bags of cocaine fused in rice

Creative drug smugglers in Argentina fused rice with cocaine and tried to ship nearly 1,000 bags to Europe marked as donations for a UN food program in Africa, police said Wednesday. #Rice #NewsTracker #Drugs #Argentina #Buenos Aires #Cocaine #drug bust #Colomboans
Act on terror safe havens: US tells Pakistan in blunt message

Aug 31, 2015

Act on terror safe havens: US tells Pakistan in blunt message

In a blunt message, the US has asked Pakistan to intensify efforts to counter terrorist sanctuaries inside its borders and take concrete steps against the dreaded Haqqani network responsible for major attacks on American installations in Afghanistan. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Nawaz Sharif #Susan Rice #Abdul Aziz Haqqani #US
Former South Africa captain Clive Rice dies aged 66

Jul 28, 2015

Former South Africa captain Clive Rice dies aged 66

Former all-rounder Clive Rice, the first post-apartheid captain of South Africa, died Tuesday aged 66, an official from the national cricket association said #South Africa #Captain #SportsTracker #Clive Rice #Sports #Cricket
Three govt school educators suspended for selling mid-day meal rice in market

Jun 19, 2015

Three govt school educators suspended for selling mid-day meal rice in market

Three School and Mass Education department employees including a headmistress of a government-run primary school were suspended on charge of diverting rice meant for mid-day meal to the open market in Odisha's Jajpur district. #Corruption #Rice #NewsTracker #Odisha #mid day meal #government primary school #India #Education
CCEA hikes paddy minimum price by Rs 50 to Rs 1,410 per quintal

Jun 17, 2015

CCEA hikes paddy minimum price by Rs 50 to Rs 1,410 per quintal

According to government data, area sown under the rice crop was higher at 4.71 lakh hectares till the last week of this season as against 4.52 lakh hectares in the same period last year. #Rice #NewsTracker #Agriculture #minimum support price #CCEA #CACP #Paddy #kharif #Economy
Learn from 2014: How the Modi govt can tame rising food prices

Jun 10, 2015

Learn from 2014: How the Modi govt can tame rising food prices

While 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. #Inflation #GDP #RBI #World Bank #Narendra Modi #Rice #Wheat #InMyOpinion #Agriculture #Monsoon #Kharif crop #IMD #Food Corporation of India #Irrigation #Food Stocks #CRISIL Research #Shanta Kumar committee #Economy