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Retail inflation probably breached RBI target in October, reveals poll; official data will be released next week
Business

Retail inflation probably breached RBI target in October, reveals poll; official data will be released next week

Indian retail inflation probably exceeded the Reserve Bank of India’s ( RBI) medium-term target of 4 percent in October for the first time in 15 months, mainly because of rising vegetable prices, a Reuters poll of economists showed

Onion, tomato prices continue to rule high at Rs 60-70 per kg in Delhi on supply disruption amid heavy rains, floods
Business

Onion, tomato prices continue to rule high at Rs 60-70 per kg in Delhi on supply disruption amid heavy rains, floods

Onion and tomato prices continue to remain high in the range of Rs 60-70/kg in the retail markets of the national capital despite government measures

Trade suspension with India to hurt Pakistan more as neighbouring country imports essential items, say experts
Business

Trade suspension with India to hurt Pakistan more as neighbouring country imports essential items, say experts

Pakistan's decision to suspend bilateral trade ties with India would hit the neighbouring country more as they import essential items like onion, tomatoes and chemicals, according to experts

Mother Dairy to sell tomatoes at Rs 40 per kg in Delhi to contain price rise
Business

Mother Dairy to sell tomatoes at Rs 40 per kg in Delhi to contain price rise

In a bid to check rising tomato prices in the national capital, the Centre on Friday asked state-owned Mother Dairy to boost its availability and sell the key kitchen staple at Rs 40 per kg

Fuel crisis: Hit by rising transport prices, Maharashtra's farmers would rather let the tomato crop rot in the fields
Business

Fuel crisis: Hit by rising transport prices, Maharashtra's farmers would rather let the tomato crop rot in the fields

Maharashtra's farmers are a worried lot. Diesel now costs Rs 73.64 in Mumbai. By comparison, it sells at Rs 69.17 in Delhi.

No more rotten tomatoes: New start-up helps increase tomato shelf life
Mumbai

No more rotten tomatoes: New start-up helps increase tomato shelf life

ProVegie, the technology, taps into the fundamental knowledge behind how tomatoes respire, to create specially designed packaging that allows this respiration, while retaining nutrition, taste and aroma.

People pelted with tomatoes at Spain's annual Tomatina festival
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People pelted with tomatoes at Spain's annual Tomatina festival

Thousands of people celebrated the annual "Tomatina" festival in eastern Spain. Revellers on trucks threw tomatos into the crowd.

Crop damage hits tomato supply; prices surge up to Rs 80 per kg
India

Crop damage hits tomato supply; prices surge up to Rs 80 per kg

Tomato prices in most retail markets across the country have doubled to up to Rs 80 per kg in last 15 days due to sluggish supply owing to crop damage.

La Tomatina festival: Revelers hurl tomatoes at the annual festival in Spain
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La Tomatina festival: Revelers hurl tomatoes at the annual festival in Spain

The 70th anniversary of La Tomatina, the yearly Spanish tomato-throwing festival that attracts tens of thousands to the tiny town of Buñol, Spain.

Rains in Maharashtra spell good news: Vegetable prices to go down further
Economy

Rains in Maharashtra spell good news: Vegetable prices to go down further

The prices of tomatoes have come down to Rs 24-26 from Rs 60 a kilo a fortnight ago. However, tomatoes that are procured from outside Maharashtra from centres such as Bangalore cost Rs 42-45 a kg.

Gujarati version of 'La Tomatina' gets govt's goat, organisers to pay penalty
India

Gujarati version of 'La Tomatina' gets govt's goat, organisers to pay penalty

About 3000 youth celebrated friendship day by hurling tomatoes at one another for Rs 300 a head, their local version of Spanish fest La Tomatina.

Vadodara hosts tomato fight festival, locals lash out at 'wastage'
India

Vadodara hosts tomato fight festival, locals lash out at 'wastage'

Youngsters on Sunday celebrated a tomato fight festival to mark the Friendship Day, receiving criticism for wastage of tomatoes.

Essential Commodities Act: Govt plans to make hoarding non-bailable offence
Economy

Essential Commodities Act: Govt plans to make hoarding non-bailable offence

On July 4, the Centre had decided to amend the law to make hoarding a non-bailable offence to check food inflation. The decision was taken at a meeting of state food and consumer affairs ministers.<br />

It's the middlemen again: Price of potatoes up 53%, tomatoes 33%
Economy

It's the middlemen again: Price of potatoes up 53%, tomatoes 33%

The aloo is passed from farmer to middleman after middleman and then to the final vendor like a hot potato, climbing in price at every stage.