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Food ministry seeks alternatives for packaged drinking water

Food ministry seeks alternatives for packaged drinking water

Ram Vilas Paswan held a meeting with bottled water industry and various government departments to find a suitable alternative for single-...Read More

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States asked to relax turnover period for pulses traders

New Delhi :  he Centre has asked states to relax the turnover period for pulses traders as prices of the essential commodity have started...Read More

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Govt slaps 20% export duty on sugar to check prices

New Delhi:  The government imposed 20 per cent customs duty on sugar exports to boost domestic supply and check prices which are ruling h...Read More

Rice at Rs 2 per kg is unimaginable elsewhere: Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan

Rice at Rs 2 per kg is unimaginable elsewhere: Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan

New Delhi: The “last two years have been extremely satisfactory” as certain basic issues of people’s livelihood could be addressed, Food ...Read More

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Govt to revoke sugar export order; may lower import duty

New Delhi : The Food Ministry is considering revoking its order for compulsory export of 3.2 million of sugar and is open to lower import...Read More

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Food Min seeks 1.4L cr as subsidy for FY17

New Delhi : Food Ministry is seeking a 12.52 per cent increase in food subsidy for the next fiscal at about Rs 1.40 lakh crore mainly to ...Read More

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Govt hikes import duty on sugar to 25%

New Delhi : In a move that could lead to increase in sugar prices, the government hiked the import duty on both raw and refined sugar to ...Read More

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Govt merges food ministry offices instead of dismantling

New Delhi : Two directorates in the Food Ministry that deserved to be wound up after becoming redundant have been instead merged into one...Read More

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