Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

Food Security Act


Wheat stock in Central pool at lowest level since 2008

June 10, 2022 7:24 am

While wheat stock has come down, rice stock stood at 496.69 LMT as on June 1, this year. This is marginally higher than last year’s 491.50 LMT.

SC refuses to entertain Jairam Ramesh's plea on universal food security during Covid-19

May 05, 2020 1:56 pm

It observed that people were approaching the top court under Article 32 of the Constitution without making any representation to the government authorities.

Five key states yet to come on board Centre’s cash transfer scheme for pregnant women

June 12, 2018 5:45 am

Union government officials state that the non-cooperation of these states could result in the Centre being held legally accountable for not covering all states as required of it under National Food Security Act (NFSA), 2013.

Maharashtra to create framework for implementation of Food Security Act

January 02, 2018 5:10 pm

The Maharashtra government has issued a notification for creating an administrative framework for the implementation of the National Food Security Act, 2013.

Beef, triple talaq, Article 370 and Ram Janmabhoomi are issues raised by parties, they can’t be govt policy: Ram Vilas Paswan

May 14, 2017 12:15 am

"It is the Opposition’s job to propose their presidential candidate. It is not surprising at all. But I see no understanding between the parties. They can come together and nominate their candidate, but nothing will come of it,” said Paswan.

Rajasthan: Over 1.2 cr names removed from food security beneficiary list, claim officials

August 20, 2018 2:03 pm

“A Task Force was constituted under the Chief Secretary which trimmed the list, beginning in April last year, while reviewing the eligibility criteria,” he said.

Food security cards: Many poor families in Vadodara left out of scheme, despair

April 06, 2016 8:39 am

31,357 beneficiaries from middle-class area to receive Annapurna cards today.

Why the Food Security Act has Kashmir in a rage

March 03, 2016 1:03 am

The issue is price vs quantity, and residents believe they have got a bargain so bad they may starve

Food Security Act: Gujarat HC notices to Centre, state

January 30, 2016 1:14 am

PIL alleges non-implementation of the Act by state govt since Sept 2013.

BJP has buried Food Security Act, says Chandigarh Congress president

October 04, 2015 8:42 am

The campaigns were held in Sector 37, Ramdarbar, and Sanjay Colony, Phase 1, Industrial Area.