August 16, 2012 2:13 pm
Foodgrains output this year is likely to surpass that of the 2009 drought year,the government said today.
February 13, 2012 3:29 am
Even as the governments efforts at augmenting foodgrain storage capacity to meet requirements of the National Food Security Bill
December 17, 2011 3:14 am
The state Congress today demanded that Chief Minister Narendra Modi should immediately come out with a package similar to that announced by the Maharashtra government for the farmers growing cotton,potatoes and food-grains.
July 22, 2011 3:58 am
Allahabad high court on Thursday issued notices to the state government and FCI seeking explanation on foodgrain rotting in the open in the state.
January 07, 2011 3:35 pm
India's imports of sensitive items,including foodgrains and milk products,have gone up by 15.8 per cent to Rs 33,912 crore during the April-September of the current fiscal,from Rs 29,292 crore a year-ago.
November 21, 2010 2:31 am
The 35 lakh-or-so BPL families in the state have been forced to buy about half of foodgrains from the Public Distribution System at higher prices than they are entitled to.
October 11, 2010 1:30 am
BJP national secretary Dr Kirit Somaiya today said the Central government was not concerned about the rotting foodgrains despite having been reprimanded by the Supreme Court.
September 09, 2010 10:41 pm
As the debate over rotting foodgrains rages in the country,the survey of wheat stocks found damaged in Punjab is throwing up some answers.
September 08, 2010 1:15 pm
19,600 Mts of rice have been issued by the FCI during the first week of the current month.
September 02, 2010 7:44 pm
The govt has decided to release foodgrains to states for distribution among the poor.