AFTER EFFECTS OF MSP
Drop in price of pulses reveals flaws in agriculture policy
In many state-regulated agricultural markets of major tur-producing states such as Maharashtra and Karnataka, prices have fallen to Rs 4,000 per quintal in some markets.
Government hikes pulses MSP sharply to boost output, check prices
The decision was taken by Cabinet Commitee on Economic Affairs, headed by P...
Narendra Modi government failed to implement 50% of input cost as MSP: JD(U)
Terming Narendra Modi government as anti-farmer and anti-poor, t...
India's CPI not one that is going to move in very narrow band: Aditi Nayar, ICRA
"A lot of the dichotomy is related to PE issues would also ease out with the WPI coming back into positive territory."
Government to announce MSP of paddy & other crops by June 15
"We will announce the minimum support price (MSP) of kharif (summer) crops for the 2014-15 crop year by June 15," Singh told reporters here.
WPI inflation at 4-month low of 5.43%: Here's why government cannot relax
The fall was mainly on account of decline in prices of food items and vegetables with the exception of potato and onion.
Fast-track courts for 1984, international market chains: SAD manifesto
With special emphasis on industrial and IT growth, the manifesto assures the creation of three lakh avenues for employment for the Punjabi youth in new ventures.
Paddy MSP sows seeds of discontent in UP
BJP, CPM up in arms to ‘protect farmer interest’ in time of food shortage, inflation.
Row over Rs 850/q MSP for paddy
The fixing of the new MSP for paddy has snowballed into a major political row with the opposition BJP and CPM, the UPA government’s main prop, charging the Centre with sacrificing farmers’ interests for protecting the fisc.
MSP hike may still elude govt goals
Can the hike in support price for wheat to be marketed in 2008 ensure sufficient grain in the mandis to meet all of welfare and PDS needs?
Chana prices may rise after June
Though the price may remain under pressure in the short term, it will be on the positive side during the third quarter.
Govt hikes wheat MSP to Rs 750
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) decided on Monday that the minimum support price (MSP) of wheat would be hiked to Rs 750 per quintal.
Farmers to subsidise Centre's pet food law
Agriculture minister Sharad Pawar has been consistently batting for opening up exports in order to allow the farmer get a better price for his produce.
Need to better target food subsidies to eradicate poverty: Montek
The deputy chairman of the Planning Commission says there is a need to better target food subsidies to eradicate widespread poverty. He shared his views on wide-ranging topics such as the stagnation in agriculture and problems in infrastructure funding in an interaction with ET
After flashing the scalpel, Jaswant just drops it
An angry Bharatiya Janata Party got Finance Minister Jaswant Singh to do a Kelkar Committee on the mid-term review and disown all the key reforms-friendly measures of the mid-term survey. The Mid-Term Economic Review: Full Coverage
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