Agriculture

  • Change India: How can we transform stagnant agriculture sector 16-02-2014 04:21 PM

    In the seventh edition of the 'Change India: An agenda for the next PM', ten policy initiatives that will enable the next prime minister to transform India's stagnant agriculture sector have been highlighted. ...
  • Win for India as WTO allows subsidy on food security 07-12-2013 01:12 PM

    In a major victory for India, the WTO on Friday agreed to allow countries to provide subsidy on staple food crops without any threat of punitive action, a concession that salvaged the current round of world trade talks from the brink of collapse. ...
  • People cut down onion consumption as it hits Rs 80 per kg 17-09-2013 10:47 PM

    The humble onion is again making the headlines as it touched Rs 80 per kilogram on Tuesday. The rates are likely to remain same for the next two weeks. ...
  • News 360: Onion prices skyrocket, reach Rs 80 per kg 17-09-2013 09:06 PM

    The humble onion is again making the headlines as it touched Rs 80 per kilogram on Tuesday. The rates are likely to remain same for the next few days. The Agriculture Ministry has blamed rains and hoarding by the traders for the short supply and the spike in Onion prices....
  • Should onion exports be banned? 13-08-2013 11:25 PM

    In trying times for household budgets, onion prices have skyrocketed sending budgets out of control. The average wholesale price of onion has more than doubled since the beginning of this month. ...
  • Onion prices reaches Rs 70 per kg, double in August alone 13-08-2013 07:34 PM

    In trying times for household budgets, onion prices have skyrocketed sending budgets out of control. The average wholesale price of onion has more than doubled since the beginning of this month. It's selling between Rs 70 and Rs 80 rupees per kg. ...
  • Economic growth expected to slow down further: Experts 30-11-2012 11:40 PM

    There are more concerns on the economic front as quarter 2 GDP dipped to 5.3 per cent from 5.5 per cent in the first quarter. ...
  • 'Increase agriculture productivity to control inflation' 04-11-2011 02:25 PM

    CNN-IBN is putting forth 3 solutions and its probable impact to control inflation. ...
  • Face The Budget: Challenge of agriculture 24-02-2011 12:04 AM

    Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, 'How India will tackle the problem of agriculture'. ...
  • Budget 2011: Nisha Agrawal's suggestions 18-02-2011 10:26 AM

    Ahead of Budget 2011, Nisha Agrawal, CEO of Oxfam India, suggests ways to tackle inflation. ...
  • After sugar, milk price hike may ruin your tea 23-01-2010 12:08 PM

    Farmers in Maharashtra want Rs 2 and 0.50 p more for buffalo and cow milk. ...
  • Focus Agriculture: TERI on ensuring food security 05-12-2009 09:56 PM

    TERI to discuss ensuring agricultural sustainability through agri-innovation. ...
  • Ajit Singh thanks UPA for looking out for farmers 20-11-2009 10:45 PM

    The Govt has said that mill owners will continue to bear SAP. ...
  • Sharad Pawar faces criticism for rising food prices 10-10-2009 03:20 PM

    Pawar's party NCP is having a tough time wooing voters in Maharashtra. ...
  • Watch: Pawar fears drought, plans next move 10-07-2009 10:55 PM

    While Pawar was away in London recently, a contingency plan was drawn. ...
  • Watch: Winners of Marathan Awards 2008 11-11-2008 04:35 PM

    This year 264 companies from eight countries competed for the award. ...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India 17-03-2008 10:10 PM

    Mumbai: India's middle-order batsman Rohit Sharma, who missed last month's home five-match ODI series against England due to a finger injury, said he is satisfied with his recovery, having faced nearly 300 balls during his century against Railways last week. I'm 150 percent fit now in terms of my batting,...