Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 21:58
India Tuesday said the country faces a big challenge in pushing the food security agenda to find a permanent solution to the subsidy issue as agreed in the WTO meeting at Bali last year.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 20:01
The Delhi High Court on Monday referred to its larger bench a plea challenging Delhi government`s guidelines making Aadhaar mandatory for getting a National Food Security card.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 18:27
BJP`s Delhi president Dr Harsh Vardhan accused the Sheila Dikshit and Arvind Kejriwal Government of cheating 15 lakh people of Delhi in the name of implementing food security scheme.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 17:21
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in his last address on the last day of 15th Lok Sabha on Friday said that on certain crucial matters the Lower House has the capacity to rise above partisan politics.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 21:54
The International Monetary Fund on Thursday described India's National Food Security Act as a landmark legislation which is an important effort to ensure that a majority of the population has access to adequate quantities of food at affordable prices.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 19:53
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday slammed the SP-led UP government over non-implementation of Food Security Act in the state, saying the state government was "depriving" people of the benefits of the scheme.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 19:37
Admitting to shortcomings in food distribution system and the menace of middlemen, Centre said a new law has been formulated to redress issues and it has been sent to states for suggestions.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 11:24
The Maharashtra government has appointed vigilance committees to keep a close watch on unloading and distribution of foodgrains for the smooth implementation of Food Security Act in the state which was launched on February 1.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 17:55
President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday called for institutional changes in agricultural marketing to bridge the gap between wholesale and retail markets to arrest food inflation.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 15:52
Launching the Food Security scheme for the poor families in Nagpur, Maharashtra Social Justice minister has asked the officials to ensure there were no irregularities in distribution of food grains.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 00:32
Maharashtra on Friday became the eighth state to implement the National Food Security Act, which will benefit seven crore people.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 21:40
With industrialisation, the location of a land overrides the fertility factors which may pose a threat to country`s food security problems, said a study released today.
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