Onions

Aug 28, 2015 at 18:10 | Source: PTI
Onion is still fetching the rate of Rs 55-60 per kg in the retail market in several parts of Punjab.
Aug 28, 2015 at 14:45 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The shipment of 1,000 tonnes will reach either Chennai or JNPT ports by September 10. The approved bidder has been asked to source onions from Egypt, China, Pakistan and other countries where the commodity is available.
Aug 28, 2015 at 08:33 | Source: IBNLive.com
The government, under pressure to check retail onion prices that have shot up to Rs 80 per kg across the country, on Friday approved bids for import of 1,000 tonnes of onion at Rs 45 per kg and has decided to buy more from overseas markets to boost domestic supply.
Aug 27, 2015 at 20:58 | Source: PTI
Consumer Affairs Secretary C Viswanath, senior MMTC and SFAC officials were present. "The committee has approved the offer for import of 1,000 tonnes of onion at USD 685 per tonne (Rs 45/kg)," Agriculture Additional Secretary Avinash K Srivastava told reporters after the meeting.
Aug 26, 2015 at 21:59 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are dolling out onions at a subsidized cost of just Rs 20 per kilogram through state owned outlets
Aug 26, 2015 at 17:05 | Source: Reuters
Prices have hit 100 taka (USD 1.29) per kg in Bangladesh and 80 rupees (USD 1.2) in India as scant monsoon rain delays plantings. In 2013, prices hit around 100 rupees in India, leading to protests across cities and making it a political issue.
Aug 26, 2015 at 14:19 | Source: PTI
A senior official said that the change in onion rates comes after the government's intervention which will further bring down the price of the kitchen staple in the city.
Aug 25, 2015 at 14:22 | Source: PTI
Even at Azadpur mandi in Delhi, wholesale onion price declined by Rs 3-5 per kg to Rs 53 on Tuesday on increase in arrival of new crop from Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.
Aug 25, 2015 at 09:59 | Source: PTI
Dasburma said the department officials have been asked to form special squads and crack down on hoarders and black marketers.
Aug 24, 2015 at 22:07 | Source: PTI
Lasalgaon, the Asia's biggest wholesale market for onion, normally sets price trend for the rest of the country. The largest onion growing state of Maharashtra contributes 30 percent to India's total output of 18.9 million tonnes of onion.
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ssaiirramh

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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 2014

Firstpost

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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 2014

dadasaheb

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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 2014

dadasaheb

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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 2014

netdo

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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 2014

gopalpk47

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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 2014

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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 2014

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Sure Onion Price can be controlled

10.23 AM Jul 4th 2014

josekiss

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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 2014

suttamaar

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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 2014

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