Decrying the hike in diesel prices as "unjustified" action, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday demanded its roll back and withdrawal of powers granted to oil companies to regulate fuel prices.
Launching a frontal attack on the Congress Party, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Vice President Balbir Punj on Sunday said that the ruling party at the centre which has become synonymous with inflation and massive corruption needs to be thrown out.
As the prices of onions and other vegetables have sent the budgets of many homes in the country haywire, Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday said that the government has nothing to do with the spiralling onion prices
Ashutosh Rana took on Union Cabinet Minister for Transport, Road and Highways and talked about the contemporary inflationary phase in our country and the reasons behind it on Bharat Bhagya Vidhata`s show — Nishaane Pe. Fernandes, a vital cog in the UPA II government, talked about the possible strategies and schemes employed by Centre to counter inflation.
The government is likely to release food grains from its stocks in order to bring down soaring food prices, Union Minister of State for Consumer Affairs and Food and Public Distribution K V Thomas said on Monday.