Centre discriminating with Bihar in foodgrain procurement: Nitish

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar accused Centre of discriminating against Bihar with Food Corporation of India (FCI) going back on its promise of procuring foodgrain speedily despite repeated requests.

Higher procurement price for sugarcane growers

Sugarcane growers, however, said it could be achieved only if the administration ensured irrigation facilities.

NAC debates food security; differences persist on procurement

NAC, headed by Sonia Gandhi, continued to grapple with differing views on food security plan.

RAF on procurement spree for anti-riot kits

The Rapid Action Force of the
CRPF is undergoing an upgrading process, being on a
procurement spree for riot control kits.

Wheat procurement up 11% at 130.85 lakh tonne: Govt

The government Monday said that wheat procurement for 2010-11 season, which started this month, has increased by about 11 per cent to 130.85 lakh tonne over the same period last season.