Vegetable Prices

  • November WPI inflation rises to 14-month high of 7.52 per cent 16-12-2013 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Costly vegetables, particularly potato and onion, pushed the November wholesale inflation to a 14-month high of 7.52 per cent, making it difficult for the Reserve Bank to ease key policy rate. Vegetable prices shot up by 95.25 per cent in November as compared to 78.38 per cent in...
  • Price rise a dampener this festive season, inflation at a 3-year high 16-10-2013 08:20 AM

    New Delhi/Srinagar: As the country celebrates Eid on Wednesday, price rise has become a dampener for millions of Indians this festive month. The prices of food commodities have pushed food inflation to a 3-year high of 18 per cent in August. Onion is the main villain among vegetables, followed by...
  • Pawar calls vegetables price rise once-in-a year phenomenon 06-08-2013 02:30 PM

    New Delhi: Even as vegetables prices rise across the country, Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has defended the price hike, saying it is once in a year phenomenon. "Once out of 365 days of the year, we always see there is the problem of vegetables or onions. Immediately the whole...
  • Vegetable prices soar across North India due to heavy rains 06-08-2013 01:30 PM

    Heavy rains across North India have sent vegetable prices soaring but wholesalers say that there is still a huge gap between wholesale and retail prices. ...
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  • News 360: FBI says Ishrat may be a suicide bomber, claims IB letter 05-07-2013 08:52 PM

    An Intelligence Bureau (IB) letter to the Home Ministry which says the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the USA had mentioned in 2009 that Ishrat Jahan could be a suicide a suicide bomber has been accessed by CNN-IBN and Firstpost.com. ...
  • Vegetable prices go up by 100 per cent 05-07-2013 07:40 PM

    The food has lost its flavour, in most middle-class households. This after the prices of most vegetables have shot through the roof by almost 100 per cent. ...
  • Reason behind vegetable price rise crop shortage or profiteering? 05-07-2013 10:04 AM

    New Delhi: The rising prices of vegetables across parts of the country have become a huge concern among the consumers. Early monsoons have affected the crops resulting in lesser produce, but the consumers are also flummoxed by the marked difference between wholesale and retail prices. In the national capital, even...
  • News 360: Cong eyes early LS polls, tries to woo possible allies 04-07-2013 10:03 PM

    The likely tie up of the JMM with the Congress is being seen as part of a wider electoral strategy of the Congress to bag as many allies as possible ahead of the Lok Sabha polls. ...
  • Floods push up vegetable prices in Delhi, Mumbai 04-07-2013 05:53 PM

    Following heavy rains and floods, vegetable prices have gone through the roof. ...
  • Food inflation dips to 10.63 pc from 11.81 pc 17-11-2011 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: Food inflation eased to 10.63 per cent for the week ended November 5 even as prices of agricultural items, barring onions and wheat, continued to rise on an annual basis. Food inflation, as measured by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at 11.81 per cent in the previous...
  • Food inflation rises sharply to 11.43 per cent 27-10-2011 01:14 PM

    Food inflation has risen sharply to 11.43 per cent for the week ended October 15, from 10.60 per cent in the previous week. ...
  • Food inflation shoots up to 11.43 per cent 27-10-2011 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: Food inflation shot up to 11.43 per cent for the week ended October 15 on the back of costlier vegetables, fruits, milk and protein-based items. As measured by Wholesale Price Index (WPI), food inflation stood at 10.60 per cent in the previous week. The rate of price rise...
  • Food inflation eases to 9.32 per cent 13-10-2011 12:55 PM

    New Delhi: Food inflation declined marginally, but was still high at 9.32 per cent for the week ended October 1 as prices of major kitchen staples continued to pinch consumers' pockets. Food inflation, as measured on the basis of the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at 9.41 per cent in...
  • Rising food prices a concern: Pranab Mukherjee 29-09-2011 01:22 PM

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said that rising food prices was a major concern after food inflation rose to 9.13 per cent for the week ending September 17. ...
  • Food inflation rises to 9.13 per cent 29-09-2011 12:13 PM

    New Delhi: Food inflation jumped to 9.13 per cent for the week ended September 7 from 8.84 per cent in the previous week, mainly due to a rise in prices of potatoes, pulses and poultry. Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee termed the rise in food inflation as an area of "grave...
  • CCI to probe onion cartels after CNN-IBN report 07-01-2011 07:33 AM

    Mumbai: The Competition Commission of India will now be looking into the issue of the sharp rise in onion prices that have stung the 'aam aadmi'. The apex fair trade watchdog is expected to probe the role of cartels at various levels across the nation that are creating an artificial...
  • Annual food inflation falls to 15.53 pc 21-10-2010 02:36 PM

    New Delhi: India's annual food price inflation eased in early October but remained stubbornly high, keeping pressure on the central bank to raise policy rates by 25 basis points at its review on November 2. While high food prices are largely beyond the scope of monetary policy, they feed into...
  • Consumers tense as vegetable prices shoots up 04-11-2009 01:34 PM

    The consumers in Delhi and Mumbai have been worst hit by the price rise. ...
  • Bleak monsoon ahead, veggie prices hit the roof 10-07-2009 12:44 AM

    The shortfall in rainfall has had a cascading effect on vegetable prices. ...
  • Find out what Tarot predicts for vegetable prices 22-04-2008 09:45 PM

    Mumbai: The top brass of BCCI and the aggrieved Sahara Group will meet here on Sunday in a bid to break the stalemate which prompted the corporate giant to withdraw sponsorship of the Indian cricket team and also pull out of the IPL. Sahara Group supremo Subrata Roy will meet...
  • Monsoon makes vegetable prices shoot up 05-07-2007 04:29 PM

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