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Centre steps in to control rising onion prices, rolls back 10% subsidy on export

Sources in the government had expressed concern over the rising prices, given its possible political fallout. Onion growers had also taken to the streets on multiple occasions in Nashik over low realisations.

Pune: Onion traders demand export subsidies, delisting it from essential commodities list

Commodity expert Dipak Chavan said that there would be further glut in the market and prices would slide further June onwards.


Days after he dissolved APMC board, Mane transferred

The government has not named anyone to take Mane’s place as APMC director (marketing).

BJP’s info offensive: Cadre told to explain price rise to public

At workshop, workers shown clippings highlighting achievements of central govt over the last 30 days.

Rising prices of basic goods upset homemakers’ monthly budget

Household budget to be upset with the price rise of vegetables. The worst affected are the onion prices that has shot up to 75%

Onion prices will fall in the next 2-3 days: Sheila Dikshit

The Election Commission has given its nod to distribute onions at cheaper rates.


Costly onion: CM offers help to Delhi govt

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Friday extended a helping hand to the Delhi government.

Helping Hand

Onions outweighing all other issues on her mind,guess who offered a ray of hope to Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit? Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithivraj Chavan.

Wholesale onion prices down by Rs 5/kg,retail rates still high

The average price of onion declined to Rs 48.77 per kg from Rs 53.39 per kg.

Onions from Afghanistan arrive,to help contain prices

Amritsar based traders had tried to import onion from neighbouring country Pakistan.