Delhi govt to sell onions, potatoes at liquor outlets

As part of its efforts to check prices, the Delhi government is planning to use liquor outlets in the capital to sell onions and potatoes.

Delhi govt planning to sell onions, potatoes at liquor outlets

As part of its efforts to check prices, the Delhi government is planning to use liquor outlets in the capital to sell onions and potatoes.

Did we store onions, potatoes in banks, Congress asks Arun Jaitley

"Did we take away onions, potatoes and tomatoes and store them in a bank," Congress said as it took a dig at Arun Jaitley over his remarks blaming the previous UPA regime for rising prices.

Odisha govt ask Collectors to take action against hoarders

Odisha government on Saturday asked district collectors to take actions against the traders found guilty in hoarding and selling potato and onions at high price under the Essential Commodities Act of 1955, official sources said.

First consignment of onions reach city

The first consignment of onions procured by government cooperative, NAFED from Maharashtra to fulfill the requirements of Delhiites has reached the city today.

Onions leading to murders on UP roads

The driver and cleaner of a truck transporting onions were murdered on a highway in Uttar Pradesh after a gang looted the consignment, police said Friday.

Delhi BJP leader Vijay Jolly gifts Delhi CM a basket of onions

In a symbolic protest against her government`s ‘inaction’ to contain rocketing onion prices, Delhi BJP leader Vijay Jolly presented a basket of the kitchen staple to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit as ‘Diwali gift’.

Pakistani onions bring down prices in Kashmir

Onions were selling at Rs 100 per kg here till Friday, but recorded a decline in prices Saturday with retail traders selling it at Rs 75 per kg.

EC gives nod to Delhi govt for buying onions

The Election Commission gave its nod to Delhi government`s proposal to buy onions, prices of which have soared in recent weeks causing anxiety to ruling Congress in the coming Assembly Elections.

West Bengal govt selling onions at Rs 36/kg from 40 outlets

In view of the spiralling prices of onion, the West Bengal government has made arrangements to sell onion at Rs 36 per kg through 40 stores, state`s Agriculture Marketing Minister Arup Roy has said.

Delhi govt team in Maharashtra to buy onions

A Delhi government team has reached Maharashtra to purchase onions from the Nashik market in a bid to lower prices of the kitchen staple.

Tarun Gogoi’s Onion Mission begins in Assam

With onion price touching Rs 90 to Rs 100 per kg, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi’s Onion Mission has been introduced in Assam to bring an additional 2000 hectare under scientific onion cultivation.

Rahul Gandhi needs to prove his mettle: Sharad Pawar

Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has refused to work under Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi saying that there is a generation gap between the two.

Sheila Dikshit meets Sharad Pawar over soaring onion prices

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit met Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and asked him to take measures to contain the soaring onion prices.

Conspiracy by middlemen behind high onion prices: Congress

With rising onion prices keeping the government on tenterhooks, Congress suspected "some conspiracy" by middlemen at the behest of forces inimical to the party ahead of Assembly polls in five states this year.

Sharad Pawar turns blogger; answers critics

NCP president Sharad Pawar has turned blogger and in his maiden post sought to reply critics questioning his contribution as the agriculture minister.

Digvijay Singh pins blame on MP govt over rising onion prices

Talking to reporters on the sidelines of an event here, Sharma blamed hoarders for the recent spike in prices.

Onion prices soared to Rs.90 per kg in the national capital and they are being sold at around Rs.80 per kg in other parts of the country. The prices have more than doubled in the past four months.

Angry at no onions in omelettes, local goon shoots at egg vendor in UP

Annoyed over the absence of onion in omelette, a local history sheeter entered into an altercation with the egg vendor, Deepu Kashyap, and shot him in Etah district on Saturday.

MP govt refuses to take blame for spiralling onion prices

Onion prices going north is becoming a major election issue in the state, slated to go for polls around the year end.

Indians teary-eyed over onion price hike

A sharp hike in the price of onions has brought tears to the eyes of people. Onions are now costing nearly 300 percent more this month than in the same month last year.