Kendriya Bhandar

Paytm to enable digital payments at leading retail chains

 India`s largest mobile payment and commerce platform Paytm has entered into strategic alliances with leading retail chains across the country. Users can now pay with Paytm at Spencer`s Retail, Heritage Fresh, More, WH Smith, Kendriya Bhandar, V2 Retail, Value Plus, Pai International (Pai Mobile) and various other large retail stores.

Jul 04, 2016, 13:11 PM IST

Govt procures 1.11 lakh tonne of pulses to cool retail prices

New Delhi: The government has procured 1.11 lakh tonnes of pulses so far from farmers for creating buffer stock and also contracted to import 38,500 tonnes as part of its effort to control the retail prices.

Jun 07, 2016, 16:16 PM IST

Unfair to criticise only MPs for subsidised food in Parliament canteen: Rajiv Pratap Rudy

A day after it was revealed that our parliamentarians, with average earnings of Rs 1.4 lakh per month along with perks, enjoy sumptuous meal due to heavy subsidy received by the Lok Sabha Secretariat to run the Parliament canteen, BJP leader MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Wednesday said that it is wrong to show only the elected representatives in poor light, as around 5,000 people eat in there.

Jun 24, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

Delhi bans Maggi for 15 days, other states crack down; Nestle stock sinks 9%

Is India's favourite instant noodles heading towards a total ban? The Delhi government on Wednesday banned Maggi noodles for 15 days as Nestle India, the manufacturer of the popular snack, battled controversy with many more states ordering tests following a lab report that samples of the noodles contained more than the permissible limit of lead.

Jun 03, 2015, 22:40 PM IST