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Mar 14, 2014 at 18:56 | Source: PTI
For the first time in nine months, inflation based on Wholesale Price Index, slipped below the psychological mark of 5 percent in February on easing prices of onion and potato.
Mar 11, 2014 at 18:09 | Source: PTI
Onion shipments, however, have picked up since December2013 after the government lowered the minimum export price (MEP) to USD 150 a tonne from USD 350 a tonne.
Dec 24, 2013 at 16:42 | Source: PTI
A surge in food prices ripped common man's pockets as the UPA government paid for its failure in the assembly polls in four states and may feel the heat in next year's general elections as well if it is not controlled.
Dec 23, 2013 at 16:01 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The government intervened in the essential commodities market by importing onions to control price rises. No such method of control currently exists in the housing sector.
Dec 19, 2013 at 16:51 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Saumitra Chaudhuri, Member, Planning Commission says India should continue with curbs on gold imports for some more time.
Dec 16, 2013 at 13:19 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
WPI inflation for Novemebr rose to 7.52 percent, 14-month high, from 7 percent in October. Onion prices moderate, but potatoes and vegetables are the big culprits. September WPI also revised higher to 7.05 percent from the provisional 6.46 percent.
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.
Nov 28, 2013 at 15:00 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
This sector is characterised by delays in project possession and healthy interest by investors who are not end-users but speculators looking for capital appreciation.
Nov 18, 2013 at 08:31 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Sensex fell 266.73 points or 1.29 percent to close last week at 20,399.42 and the Nifty lost 84.60 points or 1.38 percent to 6,056.15, weighed down by weakness in every sector except auto.
Nov 06, 2013 at 16:45 | Source: PTI
Mother Dairy, which has about 400 retail outlets in the national capital region, is selling tomatoes at Rs 62 per kg and onions at Rs 58-60 per kg. Local vendors are charging Rs 70-80 per kg for tomatoes
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This fellow not even left onions to make more money

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Source:Economic Times - NEW DELHI: Snapping the declining trend, the inflation rose to a three month high of 5.7 per cent in March mainly due to spurt in prices of food items like potato, onion and fruits. The inflation in the food items, based on the wholesale price index (WPI), shot up by 9.9 per

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Some of the 100-odd GM food crops in the pipeline: - - - - - - - - -##### Rice, wheat, okra, onion, groundnut, bamboo, tomato, apple, cucumber, sugarcane, cabbage, cauliflower, tea, coffee, corn, ginger, ragi, yam, castor, sunflower, mustard, black pepper, pea, soybean, papaya, cardamom, carrot

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YES YES YES Congress is totally frustrated. Not in a position to digest Mr Modi`s growth, Name & fame. We can see the comments of BP ( beni Prasad ) AK ( antony ) A K ( arvind Kej Onion Man Mr Pawar, Bakra no 1 Khurshid, Dancing Master Chidambara etc etc..

3.41 PM Apr 2nd


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Facts apart, what does it mean? Every stock sold has a buyer. Besides, bulk of the trading in Indian market is amongst big players. Public participation is near zero. when RBI governer chats about vegetabe prices, the PM and FM waste tme on Onion prices and the govt. is preoccupied with petrol

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as your prophecy did not occur hear the Green Onions by Booker T jones

3.31 PM Apr 1st


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We need practical rbi governors not bookish ones like what we have. When will rbi ever realise that repo rate has nothing to do with taming inflation. If onion prices rise due to sharad pawar`s corrupt policies, the cpi index rises and the stupid rbi fellows raise the repo rate. Perhaps

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if potato can go from 10 to 70 onion can go from 10 to 100 why not sugar? I think in this country it will be !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Our country is so big consumption centre that here is very bright future for sugar industry . The only problem is our politician. Potato is bring sold at 15 from 8 Onion rises from 10 to 100 . They sugar is only being sold below cost of production. How many days it will sustain. Either Government

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that they will factor this in,” Sharma said when asked whether the Reserve Bank would reduce interest rates in view of softening inflation. The annual rate of inflation, based on the monthly Wholesale Price Index, stood at 4.68 per cent in February, slipping below 5 per cent for the first time in nine months as onion

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