Jan 13, 2016 at 17:42 | Source: PTI
The Public Accounts Committee has decided to include these additional subjects for examination after the principal government auditor tabled its reports in Parliament inDecember last during the Winter session.
Dec 10, 2015 at 21:51 | Source: PTI
A delegation led by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy met Ananth Kumar here on Thursday. The major issue of discussion was revival of FACT Plant at Kochi.
Feb 21, 2014 at 15:56 | Source: PTI
Replying to a supplementary to a Short Notice Question, KV Thomas said central warehouses might be providing storage facilities to items other than foodgrains.
Feb 12, 2014 at 21:07 | Source: PTI
The Finance Ministry will be consulted to ensure that the framework of the subsidy complies with World Trade Organization norms. The subsidy will be paid through an escrow account, Thomas said.
Dec 19, 2013 at 19:55 | Source: Reuters
The cabinet has approved a scheme of interest free loans to sugar mills, Food Minister K.V. Thomas said on Thursday, as part of a bail-out package to beleaguered mills
Dec 09, 2013 at 17:43 | Source: PTI
In a written reply to the Rajya Sabha, Food Minister K V Thomas said 8,041 tonnes of onion were imported during September 1 and November 13 from China, Egypt, Pakistan and Thailand.
Dec 09, 2013 at 12:50 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The sugar industry has been lobbying for an immediate review on current cane pricing and demanded that the UP government introduce the revenue sharing model suggested by the Rangarajan committee.
Dec 01, 2013 at 20:46 | Source: Reuters
Sugar mills in India's top cane producing state will soon start crushing cane after they temporarily resolved a dispute with the local government over how much to pay farmers, officials said on Sunday, ending a standoff that could have hit exports.
Nov 28, 2013 at 18:18 | Source: PTI
Assuring Centre's full assistance in solving the UP sugar crisis, Union Food Minister K V Thomas asked sugar mills and farmers not to "precipitate" the crisis.
Nov 28, 2013 at 15:54 | Source: Reuters
The impasse between farmers and millers over price has delayed the start of cane crushing, which usually takes place at the beginning of November. The longer the situation continues the greater the impact on production will be, though stocks are comfortable for now.