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Jan 14, 2019
WPI inflation at 8-month low of 3.80% in December on softening fuel, food prices; vegetables witness deflation at 17.55%The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood at 4.64 percent in November, 2018, and 3.58 percent in December 2017.
Aug 21, 2018
Over dozen FMCG companies pledge to donate food items to Kerala, says union minister Harsimrat Kaur BadalOver a dozen FMCG firms, including ITC, Coca-Cola, Pepsi and Hindustan Unilever, have pledged to supply water bottle, food and necessary items to flood-hit areas of Kerala in the next two days, Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said on Tuesday
Jul 12, 2017
June retail inflation at new low of 1.54%, food items dip"The number of 1.54 percent is historically low and reflects the firm and ongoing consolidation of macro economic stability," Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian told reporters.
Oct 27, 2014
Delhi's Trilokpuri: No more clashes, but hoarding sends milk prices to Rs 100/litreWhile rioting on the streets may have stopped in east Delhi’s Trilokpuri but hoarding of basic commodities sent prices skyrocketing, adding to the woes of the residents.
May 14, 2012
Need to relook at futures trading: Govt"Future trade in all items, including food items, is one matter that needs to be discussed indepth. We need to consult with the state governments as well," Minister of state for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution K V Thomas said.
Jan 05, 2012
Food inflation enters negative zone; drops to -3.36%This is the first time in almost six years, for which data with base year 2004-05 is available, that food inflation has shown a decline on an annual basis.
Nov 17, 2011
Food inflation at 10.63% for week ended 5 NovFood inflation eased to 10.63 percent for the week ended 5 November even as prices of agricultural items, barring onions and wheat, continued to rise on an annual basis.
Oct 27, 2011
Food inflation jumps over 11 percentFood inflation shot up to 11.43 per cent for the week ended 15 October on the back of costlier vegetables, fruits, milk and protein-based items.
Aug 25, 2011
Onions pile up more misery, food inflation spikes to 9.80%Pulses were an aberration. It became cheaper by 5.56 percent and the price of wheat was down by 2.80 percent year-on-year. But other sticking points remain.
Aug 11, 2011
Onions bring more tears, food prices spike to 9.9 percentThe latest numbers are likely to put further pressure on the government and the Reserve Bank, which have been battling the high rate of price rise over a period of of one-and-a-half years.