SENSEX NIFTY

Onions

Aug 26, 2014 at 16:05 | Source: PTI
"To protect the interest of farmers, the government should have declared MSP for onion as soon as it was included under the Essential Commodities Act," Lasalgaon Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) Chairman Nanasaheb Patil told reporters over the weekend.
Aug 21, 2014 at 08:44 | Source: Reuters
Exports will now be possible at USD 350 per tonne, Telecom and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters.
Jul 16, 2014 at 22:01 | Source: CNBC-TV18
It is not just seasonal vegetables that are escalating in price, but it's also the basic vegetable like the tomato that is seeing a price rise.
Jul 14, 2014 at 08:31 | Source: Reuters
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, elected in May amid anger over rising prices, has ordered a crackdown on hoarding to hold down food prices and set limits on the export of staples, such as onions and potatoes.
Jul 11, 2014 at 19:05 | Source: PTI
Sanjeev Balyan also added that as per trends of last few years retail onion prices tend to be lower during the rabi season and rises from June onwards.
Jul 08, 2014 at 18:01 | Source: PTI
Minister of State for Finance Nirmala Sitharaman said government has taken measures such as bringing onion and potato under the Essential Commodities Act.
Jul 03, 2014 at 19:36 | Source: PTI
As FCI is expanding storage space over the years, Paswan said that there is a need to create godowns for vegetables and fruits. He also added that such a scheme was intiatated during the NDA regime.
Jul 03, 2014 at 12:10 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Subir Gokarn, Director of Research, Brookings India says steps taken by the government to check prices of essential commodities will increase supply in the near term. But the real problem lies with production and distribution, and government needs to address those issue as well.
Jul 02, 2014 at 22:37 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Farmers in Nasik district are beginning to think like corporates. More and more farmers are now coming together to set up companies to consolidate their buying and selling and also earn more. CNBC-TV18's Gopika Gopakumar digs deeper into this quiet revolution taking place in one of India's largest onion markets.
Jul 02, 2014 at 21:23 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The government today also raised the MEP price of onions to USD 500 per tonne to further bring down the prices of this commodity.
Messages on Onions »

ssaiirramh

New Member

0 Follower

KCP Sugar  

market & govt take action the onion, allu, & sugar are - My target for KCP Sugar is Rs 28 for the short term with a stoploss of Rs 18

12.08 PM Jul 8th

Firstpost

Platinum Member

891 Followers

Politics  

Source:FirstPost - 3.41 pm: Unlike UPA, NDA already taking action on price rise of food items, says JaitleySpeaking on price rise on food items, Jaitley says that the government is already taking action. "As far as price rise of food is concerned, for the past 2 years price of potatoes and Onions

4.39 PM Jul 7th

dadasaheb

Silver Member

1 Followers

Politics  

surely. i myself feel that we can forgo buying and eating onions(which is perishable item) for few days and defeat hoarders.

10.00 AM Jul 7th

dadasaheb

Silver Member

1 Followers

Politics  

yes. i have one different solution. please forgo onions for a week or two.onion is a perishable item, traders will be forced to reduced price.

9.47 PM Jul 4th

netdo

Platinum Member

188 Followers

Politics  

Has there ever been any concrete evidence that Onion prices go up by hoarding of a middlemen? Economics is a a crazy subject with many theories w/o data. The so called trickle down economics proved to be a Big joke decades later. The US Fed printing and pouring money in to wall street

4.21 PM Jul 4th

gopalpk47

New Member

0 Follower

Politics  

Best way to tackle hoarding is that the Govt should allow imports of onions and potatoes so that the price crashes and there is no incentive for hoarding.

2.51 PM Jul 4th

mohan_balji
t

New Member

0 Follower

Politics  

In IRAN the chicken meet price has an upper limit fixed beyond that price nobody can sell. Similarly in India three items are needed to be controlled. Onion, Potato, Tomato year round every three months upper price limit should be fixed. And stock limit should also exist. In Bhopal I have seen

11.29 AM Jul 4th

Politics  

Sure Onion Price can be controlled

10.23 AM Jul 4th

josekiss

Platinum Member

752 Followers

Politics  

I might have 8-10 tons of onion for Oct ` 2014 delivery which is now growing at farm. Forward bookings are most welcome.

10.07 AM Jul 4th

suttamaar

Platinum Member

72 Followers

Suzlon Energy  

Sir do not think the other pupil you are talking to is pagal as some other boarder called me and you are right it increases the organo sulfur compounds which are the most powerful compounds of the onion good for health and for your info I also sometimes grow onions along with my ginger plants

1.53 PM Jul 3rd

News across the web »
Sep 29, 2014 at 11:45 | Source: Economic Times
Sep 28, 2014 at 09:27 | Source: FirstPost
Explore Moneycontrol

Copyright © e-Eighteen.com Ltd. All rights reserved. Reproduction of news articles, photos, videos or any other content in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of moneycontrol.com is prohibited.