Vegetable prices go up due to unseasonal rains

Vegetable prices have gone up due to unseasonal rains in different parts of the country.

Onion extract may lower high blood sugar, cholesterol

Onion extract, Allium cepa, may help lower the high blood glucose (sugar) and cholesterol levels, says a new study.

Onion extract lowers high blood sugar, cholesterol

Combined with the antidiabetic drug metformin, an onion extract can help lower high blood glucose (sugar) and total cholesterol levels among diabetics, says a study.

Potato, onion brought under Essential Commodities Act in Tripura

The Tripura government has decided to bring onion and potato under the Essential Commodities Act (ECA), 1955, to check price rise, state Information Minister Bhanu Lal Saha said on Wednesday.

Prices of essentials sore due to economic blockade in Manipur

Prices of essential items have gone up due to indefinite economic blockade on two national highways in Manipur which entered the second day on Friday.

Protest over onion, potato inclusion in essential commodities

Scores of farmers under the banner of farmer welfare organisation Shetkari Sanghathan took out a rally near here demanding to exclude onion and potato from list of essential commodities.

No shortage of onions, potatoes, tomatoes in Delhi: Govt

There is no shortage of onions, potatoes and tomatoes in Delhi and the current stock of these items in the national capital is higher than what it was in the corresponding period last year, Delhi government claimed on Sunday.

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.

Punjab takes measures to check prices of essential commodities

A committee formed by the Punjab government to check the prices of essential commodities today said raids will be conducted to stop hoarding of items including onion and potatoes.

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`Onion prices down significantly on steps taken by Delhi govt`

The Congress government in Delhi on Saturday said prices of onions had come down significantly due to an initiative taken by it in the last couple of weeks and asserted that the rates would plunge further due to improved supply.

Delhiites reject "poor quality" onions sold by Delhi govt

Congress government in Delhi may have started selling onions at cheaper rates but people in many areas alleged that the quality of the kitchen staple was "poor" and not fit for consumption.

Delhi govt mobile vans start selling onions at Rs 50-55 per kg

Under attack from the opposition over skyrocketing onion prices, Delhi government on Monday started selling the kitchen staple through 125 mobile vans across the city at rates of Rs 50-55 per kg.

Onion prices continue to rule upto Rs 90/kg

Providing no respite to consumers, retail prices of onions continued to rule high upto Rs 90 per kg in most parts despite some easing of rates at wholesale markets on improved supply of fresh crop.

Delhi govt responsible for rise in onion prices: Harsh Vardhan

BJP`s Harsh Vardhan held Delhi government responsible for rise in onion and food prices saying its failure to act against hoarders led to the situation even as the agriculture produce was good.

BJP seeks EC nod to sell onions at subsidised rates in Delhi

BJP on Saturday sought permission from the Chief Electoral Officer to sell onions here at cheaper rates.