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onion price hike


Price turnaround: These farmers aren’t crying

January 16, 2020 7:23 am

Food inflation isn’t a bad thing, at least for onion growers.

42,500 MT of onion available, send your demand: Ram Vilas Paswan asks states

December 31, 2019 4:40 am

In a bid to arrest the rising prices of onions, the government had directed public sector undertaking MMTC to import onions from countries such as Turkey.

Food inflation: The truth of onions

December 19, 2019 1:13 am

Abnormal weather, not lack of cold storage or processing infrastructure, is to blame for the current price volatility in the bulb.

Bike-borne miscreants loot 50 kg onions from rickshaw puller in UP's Gorakhpur

December 09, 2019 9:05 pm

The incident took place on Sunday afternoon when the rickshaw puller was going to deliver the onions to a hotel. "Police is checking the CCTV footage and action will be taken on the basis of investigation," Superintendent of Police (city) Kaustabh said.

Rahul Gandhi calls Sitharaman 'incompetent', says not her job to tell what she eats

December 05, 2019 8:44 pm

"The Finance Minister's job is not to tell India what she eats. And the fact of the matter is she has no idea on what is going on. Basically she is incompetent. UPA believed in putting competent people in charge of the economy," said Rahul Gandhi.

Nashik: I-T dept begins searches to curb onion hoarding

November 12, 2019 3:56 am

The team collected sale and purchase records from wholesale markets and proceeded to verify the same by conducting search operations in Satana, Kalwan, Nashi, Lasalgaon, Pimpalgaon and other places, according to sources.

India banned onion exports. Now Asia has eye-watering prices.

October 03, 2019 8:51 am

From Kathmandu to Colombo, it's a kitchen nightmare: Onion prices have gone crazy.

Two key state polls looming, Centre bans onion export

September 30, 2019 4:50 am

Stocks capped: Only 100 quintals for retailers, 500 quintals for wholesalers

From Plate to Plough: Wipe away the onion tears

September 30, 2019 11:43 am

The government's concern over spike in onion prices is justified. But the policy instruments it is using won't solve the problem.

Amid price rise, onions worth Rs 1 lakh stolen from farmer's store house in Nashik

September 24, 2019 12:08 pm

Retail prices of onion have shot up to Rs 70 to Rs 80 per kg in New Delhi and other parts of the country owing to supply disruption in the wake of excess monsoon rains in major growing states, according to sources.