Under the initiative, eligible beneficiaries would be able to avail entitled foodgrains under the National Food Security Act.
19 Dec 2019 2:12 PM
The order explains that the state which has been suffering from power crisis has taken a turn for the worse.
20 Sep 2019 2:01 PM
Government is targeting to roll out 'One Nation, One Ration Card' across the country by June 1, 2020.
09 Aug 2019 3:14 PM
The country had produced 284.83 million tonne (MT) in the 2017-18 crop year (July-June).
28 Feb 2019 2:26 PM
The country had produced 140.73 MT foodgrains in the kharif season of 2017-18 crop year (July-June).
26 Sep 2018 12:47 PM
Foodgrains via ration shops are supplied at a highly subsidised rate of Rs 3 per kg for rice, Rs 2 per kg for wheat.
18 May 2018 4:04 PM
Milk and curd will continue to be exempt from taxation when GST replaced current indirect taxes.
19 May 2017 12:36 PM
Food Ministry has chalked out plans for supplying fortified wheat and rice flour via PDS.
15 May 2017 6:32 PM
Govt is overburdened with a huge overall subsidy bill of Rs 2.4 lakh crore projected in Budget 2017.
25 Apr 2017 1:01 PM
Programme aims to integrate current and new schemes aimed at reducing food wastage and doubling farmers' income.
12 Apr 2017 5:17 PM
Country is all set to harvest a record production of 96.64 million tonnes in 2016-17 crop year (July-June).
22 Mar 2017 2:23 PM
Some complaints were received regarding consumers being asked to furnish Aadhaar details to get ration.
11 Mar 2017 10:30 AM
Food Minister has asked states to name those who have left so that they could also get cheaper foodgrains.
10 Mar 2017 4:32 PM
Chief economic adviser says problem of lack of self-sufficiency in foodgrain production gave birth to MSP.
16 Feb 2017 1:07 PM
Earlier, it was essential not compulsory to produce Aadhaar card for buying wheat, rice and kerosene at PDS shops.
09 Feb 2017 5:36 PM