Rajasthan plans to sell onion,potato, pulses through PDS shops

To check inflation and rise in prices of essential commodities, Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje has asked the officials to come out with a plan to sell onion, potato and pulses through PDS at low price in the state.

Rajasthan plans to sell onion,potato, pulses through PDS shops

To check inflation and rise in prices of essential commodities, Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje has asked the officials to come out with a plan to sell onion, potato and pulses through PDS at low price in the state.

Orissa HC issues notice to govt on dal scam

Orissa HC directed
the Orissa govt to file a status report within 10 days
on the ongoing vigilance enquiry into the alleged
irregularities in supply of pulses under various schemes.

RBI says pulses` shortage driving food prices up

After tightening monetary policy to combat inflation, the RBI has expressed concern at rising prices of protein-based items, blaming them on shortage of pulses.

Social rejection drops your heart rate

A new study suggests that being rejected by another person makes your heart rate drop for a moment.

Social rejection drops your heart rate

A new study suggests that being rejected by another person makes your heart rate drop for a moment.

Delhi govt to further slash prices of pulses

The Delhi government on Wednesday decided to
further slash the prices of ten varieties of pulses currently
being sold at nearly 400 outlets across the city at subsidised
rates.

Food price inflation rises to 17.94 percent

Food inflation rose to 17.94% for week ended January 30 from 17.56 per cent a week ago.

Pulses prices likely to spiral further in 2010: Assocham

Prices of pulses, which have shot up by over 40 percent in the last one year, is likely to spiral further in 2010 due to a demand and supply mismatch, industry body Assocham said on Tuesday.

EGoM extends subsidised pulses supply via PDS

The Centre today decided to
extend the supply of pulses at subsidised prices through
ration shops till March 2010, even as most of the states have
not lifted the grains.

Sugar, pulses areas of concern; 278 distt drought-hit

The government on Monday said that
prices of sugar and pulses are "major areas of concern", while
declaring that 278 districts in 11 states are hit by drought.

Govt hikes minimum support price of paddy, pulses as sowing ends

Apprehending shortfall in rice procurement due to monsoon failure, the government on Thursday increased the minimum price paid to farmers for paddy by Rs 100 a quintal and that for pulses by up to Rs 240 a quintal.

Govt for 20% cut in salaries of ministers, MPs/MLAs for a year

Battling the spectre of
drought, the Congress Party and the government on Wednesday planned a series of austerity measures with a 20 per cent cut in the
salaries of ministers, MPs and MLAs for a year.

`Pulses consumption decreased due to price rise`

Soaring prices have forced households to cut down the intake of pulses, a study by industry body Assocham said.