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Groundnut oil prices zoom in state despite stock curbs

April 29, 2012 7:10 am

Groundnut oil prices have reached an all-time high of Rs 2,150 per 15 kg in Gujarat despite imposition of limit on stocking of commodity.

No guidelines on prices for fair price medicine shops

April 05, 2012 3:43 am

The state health department’s efforts to set up fair price medicine shops in some state-run hospitals has evoked criticism as the government has allegedly failed to provide a detailed guideline on prices of the medicines to be sold at these shops.

Sugar remains unchanged on small buying

February 28, 2012 4:27 pm

The wholesale sugar market ended quiet in the national capital today.

Steel prices remain quiet in thin trade

February 28, 2012 4:15 pm

Traders said absence of buying support from constructions units mainly kept steel prices remained quiet.

Chemical prices remain steady in thin trade

February 14, 2012 5:36 pm

Traders said scattered demand from consuming industries mainly kept chemical prices unaltered.

Fuel price hike may drive inflation into double-digit zone

June 27, 2011 12:37 am

Double-digit inflation seems all set to come back following the hike in prices of diesel,kerosene and cooking gas.

Residential property prices dip 7% in Delhi,15% in Kolkata

September 02, 2010 2:00 am

Even as residential property prices move skywards elsewhere,two of the country’s biggest metros,Delhi and Kolkata,are bucking the trend.

Food inflation down marginally second week in a row

August 06, 2010 3:45 am

Food inflation fell to 9.53 per cent during the week ending July 24,as the price of vegetables fell along with fruits and sea fish....

As prices soar,pulse imports stuck over mode of payment

January 13, 2010 2:09 am

With prices of pulses still hovering over Rs 75 a kilo,purchase of about one lakh tonnes of pulses from neighbouring Myanmar that could ease domestic prices has been stuck....

Should you invest in them?

November 23, 2009 3:13 am

Yes,provided you have the requisite knowledge. A look at the benefits and risks involved in commodity trading using derivative instruments....


MPs demand import duty hike on rubber in Kerala

March 01, 2016 9:48 am

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Kerala MPs stalled the Parliament proceedings demanding import duty hike on rubber. The MPs protested and urged the government to increase the import duty on natural rubber. Rubber growers have been distressed owing to more than 155 per cent fall in prices in the last five years.