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Grain traders protest against 5 pc GST, shut shops

Branded grains, rice, sugar and atta will be levied five per cent GST.

30 Jun 2017 2:58 PM

Nomura says MSP hike this year is 'modest'

According to Nomura estimates, every 1 per cent increase in MSP raises headline CPI inflation by around 15 basis points.

27 Jun 2017 12:51 PM

Govt hikes paddy MSP by Rs 80 per qtl, pulses by up to Rs 400 per qtl

Urad MSP is now Rs 5,400 per quintal against Rs 5,000 in the previous year.

20 Jun 2017 6:06 PM

Govt releases Rs 700 crore to Nafed for buying pulses at MSP

Nafed had procured pulses and other commodities worth Rs 5,800 crore during 2016-17 fiscal mainly under the PSF.

16 Jun 2017 3:44 PM

Foodgrains, common-use products to get cheaper under GST

Milk and curd will continue to be exempt from taxation when GST replaced current indirect taxes.

19 May 2017 12:36 PM


Bumper crop of pulses expected, still short of demand

Govt says country will take two to three years to become self-sufficient in production of pulses.

24 Mar 2017 6:23 PM

Govt buys 6.38 lakh tonnes of pulses for buffer stock

The govt is targeting a record 20.75 million tonnes of pulses output in the ongoing 2016-17 crop year.

25 Nov 2016 5:11 PM

Two million tonne pulses for buffer stock plan by government

India imported nearly six million tonne pulses last fiscal to meet the domestic demand.

18 Nov 2016 4:29 PM