India to facilitate onion imports for quick supply as domestic prices rise


The Department of Consumer Affairs (DoCA) through an inter-ministerial committee has again reviewed the prices and availability of onions. During the meeting it was informed by officials that supply disruptions are mainly due to rain and two cyclones and it is expected to improve in the coming days. With supplies running short and onion prices […]

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India to encourage millets production for nutritional security of the poor and malnourished

The government of India along with the state governments are all set to increase the production of millets in India. Millets include Jowar, Bajra, Ragi, little millets include Kutki, Kodo, Sawa, Kangni and Cheena. Highlighting the importance of Millets to the members of the Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, the […]

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