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Dec 28, 2018
Rural distress: Loan waiver is no panacea; govt should dilute monopoly of APMCs for marketing of agricultural produceStatutorily imposed marketing rigidities in agricultural commodities and other farm produce erect another impediment in the growth of rural sectors
Jun 18, 2018
Without competition in the markets, there won't be any real value realisation for farmers: Pravesh Sharma tells FirstpostFarms that are less than a hectare will not benefit from commercialisation unless efforts are made to consolidate land parcels
Jan 13, 2018
Budget and Beyond: 'Agri marketing should be in concurrent list', says Niti Aayog's Ramesh ChandThe farmers’ unrest and overall agriculture-related stress has a lot to do with the fact that the markets are not adequately involved.
Jan 26, 2017
Exclusive: Ahead of Budget, here's a glimpse of what PM Modi may have planned for farmersThe measures suggested this time are intriguing because India has never adopted such a path since independence to reshape agricultural policy.
Jan 17, 2017
What agriculture sector requires is higher budgetary allocation, not increased subsidiesBudget this year is broadly expected to concentrate on increasing budgetary allocations for agri-development and not increasing the deficit by doling out increased subsidies
Apr 15, 2016
Forget eNAM, to create single agri market Modi must first tackle politically powerful APMCsUnless the state governments amend their respective APMC Acts, eNAM will fail to create to a single market for farm produce
Jul 14, 2014
Fall in retail inflation offers big relief to India: AssochamRetail inflation fell to 30-month low of 7.31 percent mainly on account of lower price rise of food items including vegetables, cereals and meat.
Jul 02, 2014
Spare APMC Act, here's how the Centre can quickly lower food pricesWhile the APMC Act is a problem, scrapping it does not solve the problem of high food prices.
Jan 03, 2014
India Inc agrees with PM, asks for measures to create jobs & curb inflationAssocham President Rana Kapoor said: "The manufacturing sector could not generate the desired number of jobs...SMEs hold the key to job creation, which should be encouraged."
Dec 28, 2013
Quick, Modi is coming: Fear spooks Cong into reform actionThe Poochandi effect: Is the Congress getting spooked into action mode? And is each of its actions well thought out?