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Jan 08, 2019
Onion price plummets to Rs 125-100 a quintal; set to fall further as surplus produce still makes to marketThe summer crop of onions hoarded by onion growers in Nashik have no takers
May 28, 2018
Fuel crisis: Hit by rising transport prices, Maharashtra's farmers would rather let the tomato crop rot in the fieldsMaharashtra's farmers are a worried lot. Diesel now costs Rs 73.64 in Mumbai. By comparison, it sells at Rs 69.17 in Delhi.
Nov 11, 2016
US, EU question India on its recent move to increase MSPs for Kharif cropsThe US has questioned India at the WTO on its move to increase minimum support prices (MSPs) for kharif crops in the current year and asked India to confirm whether one of its objectives is to limit imports of pulses.
Aug 25, 2016
Farmer dumps 13 quintals of onions in field as protest after getting 5 paise per kgA farmer from Karanjgaon village in Nashik district has claimed to have got the rate of 5 paise per kg for onions, prompting him to dump his produce of 13 quintals in his field in protest, even as a trader blamed "poor quality" of bulb for the low price.
Sep 23, 2015
ACB orders probe into onion sale, Kejriwal govt cries foulThe Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) headed by LG-appointed MK Meena on Wednesday ordered an inquiry into alleged irregularities in procurement and sale of onions by the Delhi Government, which accused him of acting at the Centre's behest and maintained that there was no wrongdoing.
Aug 25, 2015
Onions more expensive than beer: Twitter is the only place where inflation is funnyWhile the average consumer is lamenting the inflation and the netizens are googling recipes that require less onion use, Twitterati are using this as an opportunity to come up with snarky jokes. beacuse Twitter is probably the only place in India where the rise in onion prices is funny.
Aug 23, 2015
Onions making you cry? Govt wants you to try paste and powderAs onion prices go through the roof, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Singh Badal has got an idea -- process this key kitchen staple into powder and paste forms when prices are low and save it for a rainy day.
Jul 29, 2015
UP Congress' new antic: Protest inflation by selling 'Rahul Gandhi pyaaz' for Rs 5/kgArray
Mar 17, 2015
Chart: WPI at record low of -2.06% but these items on your dining table just got pricierIf the warning from the International Monetary Fund comes true, this could just be the beginning of a rising cycle in food prices
Aug 21, 2014
Cabinet eases curbs on onion shipments, cuts export price by 30 percentThe cabinet on Wednesday cut the minimum export price for onions by 30 percent, relaxing some of the curbs imposed on overseas shipments in the past two months to augment domestic supplies and rein in soaring prices.