Sharad Pawar challenges AAP on onion prices

Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said he was waiting to see how AAP will implement its poll promise of controlling spiralling prices of onions.

Onion price rise will be "downfall" of Dikshit govt: Swaraj

BJP leader Sushma Swaraj Tuesday said that the onion price rise issue was a case of "divine justice" as it would lead to the "downfall" of the Congress government.

Onion spat: Sheila Dikshit says didn`t eat onion for weeks; BJP calls it lie

After weeks I ate onions today with `bhindi` (lady finger)," Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said, admitting that the skyrocketing price of the vegetable had affected her kitchen too.

Skyrocketing onion prices may ease after Diwali: Govt

Onion prices continued to reign at as much as Rs 100 a kg in major cities, with the government indicating that rates may start falling after Diwali and some states taking their own initiatives to ease the situation.

Subramanian Swamy attacks Delhi CM, says forward trading pushed onion prices

Blaming forward trading in agricultural commodities for rise in onion prices, BJP`s Subramanian Swamy claimed that Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit`s meeting with Sharad Pawar will be of no help.

Onion woes: Dikshit says situation serious, asks central help

Mindful of assembly polls Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit asked Centre to take immediate measure to rein in the rates and sought Election Commission`s permission for sale of the bulb at a reasonable price.

Sheila Dikshit to meet Pawar, Thomas tomorrow on onion prices

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit is scheduled to meet Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and Food Minister K V Thomas tomorrow to discuss the onion situation.

`Pressure on Sachin to score 100 in his last Test after Onion has reached milestone before him`

BJP leader Kirti Azad took a dig at the Congress-led UPA government on Tuesday.

`Sheila govt has dampened festive mood by inept handling of price situation`

Delhi BJP leader Vijay Goel blamed the Congress government for the rise in prices.

Delhi Assembly polls: AAP has drawn people`s attention, says Sheila Dikshit

With high hopes to win the upcoming Assembly elections in the national capital post a hat-trick, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said on Tuesday that she is both confident and nervous for the December elections.

Govt may import onion as prices soar to Rs.90/kg

Centre may import onion to stabilise prices that have soared to Rs.90 per kg in the national capital, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said Tuesday.

Centre asks states to take firm action against onion hoarders

The Centre Tuesday said the price spike in onions is due to artificial scarcity and asked the state governments to take firm action against hoarders.

Jootey bhi khaye, pyaz bhi khaye - Narendra Modi’s answer to PM’s ‘onslaught’

Narendra Modi Wednesday hit back at
the Prime Minister for questioning his secular credentials saying he was talking "the language of the 1980s".

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.

New onion crop arrival brings down prices to Rs 60-70 a kilo

With the arrival of new crop in the wholesale market, Onion prices on Monday fell by Rs 10 per kg to Rs 60-70 per kg in retail markets in the national capital.
In the coming weeks prices are expected to further cool down as new crop from Karnataka has started coming into the market.

Delhi govt blames BJP-ruled MP for onion woes

The Delhi government on Wednesday alleged that hoarding of the kitchen staple in Madhya Pradesh has resulted in escalation of its rates in the city.

BJP`s dig at Rahul on his remarks on fighting poverty

Attacking Rahul Gandhi on his remarks on fighting poverty in the country, BJP said the Congress is saying this on a day when onion and vegetable prices have again shot up.

States did not listen to Pawar`s advice on storing onions: PM

PM Manmohan Singh said state governments did not heed Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar`s advice to store onions which would have helped in maintaining more stable prices.

HC asks Govt to take steps to bring down onion prices

With onion prices soaring, the Delhi High Court on Thursday asked the Centre and Delhi government to take steps to ensure that prices of kitchen staple are brought down so that common people do not suffer.

BJP attacks Delhi govt on onion prices, power tariff issues

An aggressive BJP on Tuesday launched a blistering attack on the Delhi government on the opening day of the Monsoon session of the Assembly.