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Govt prohibits exports of broken rice

Govt prohibits exports of broken rice

The government has prohibited the exports of broken rice. According to a notification...

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Decision to impose 20 per cent export duty on non-Basmati rice to rein in domestic prices

Decision to impose 20 per cent export duty on non-Basmati rice to rein in domestic prices

Two weeks after releasing figures for record rice production and the very next day...

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Stockholders to mandatorily disclose stocks of Tur: Centre to States/UTs

Stockholders to mandatorily disclose stocks of Tur: Centre to States/UTs

The states/UTs have been asked to direct stockholder entities to upload the data...

States
Demand to bring PMFBY under state govt; farmers say state govts understand their problems better

Demand to bring PMFBY under state govt; farmers say state govts understand their problems better

Farmer leaders say that crop insurance should be kept under the state government....

National
Rainfall deficit of 42-53 per cent in several states may adversely affect foodgrain production in Kharif season

Rainfall deficit of 42-53 per cent in several states may adversely affect foodgrain production in Kharif season

The government did not issue the paddy acreage figures last week. The figures issued...

National
Expert committee formed on NBS amidst record rise in prices of complex fertilizers

Expert committee formed on NBS amidst record rise in prices of complex fertilizers

The prices of fertilizers and their raw materials are witnessing a record rise in...

National
DAP price reaches Rs 80,000 per tonne; delay in new import deals may affect availability in Kharif season

DAP price reaches Rs 80,000 per tonne; delay in new import deals may affect availability in Kharif season

According to industry sources, the country has a stock of about 30 lt of DAP while...

National
Record foodgrain production of 150.50 mt estimated in Kharif season

Record foodgrain production of 150.50 mt estimated in Kharif season

A record foodgrain production of 150.50 mt has been estimated in the Kharif season...

States
Paddy area in UP increases to 6 million hectares

Paddy area in UP increases to 6 million hectares

With an increase in paddy area in UP from 5.89 million hectares last year to 6 million...

Opinion
Sorry, inflation above 10 per cent cannot be brushed aside as ''routine''; it is hurting

Sorry, inflation above 10 per cent cannot be brushed aside as ''routine''; it is hurting

Let inflation not be a routine affair; it is a serious issue afflicting the economy....

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Cabinet approves MSP for Kharif Crops for 2021-22

Cabinet approves MSP for Kharif Crops for 2021-22

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi,...