Onion prices

Onions for Rs 65 a kilo in Chandigarh! 800 kilos sold in four hours

The group said they bought the Nashik-onions at Rs 65 from the local vegetable market and sold it for the same price at "no loss-no profit" basis.

Dec 29, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Govt to import additional 12,500 tonnes of onions from Turkey to ease retail prices

State-run MMTC has been contracted to import an additional 12,500 tonnes of onion from Turkey as directed by the Price Stabilisation Fund Management Committee of the Department of Consumer Affairs, an official release said.

Dec 19, 2019, 22:17 PM IST

On camera: Amid soaring prices, 2 men caught stealing onions worth Rs 21,160 in Mumbai; arrested

At a time when prices of onions are shooting up to Rs 120 per kg across the country, several cases of onion theft have been reported from various villages and cities. 

Dec 11, 2019, 08:41 AM IST

Onion prices shoot up to Rs 200/kg in Bengaluru market

Price of onion shot up to a whopping Rs 200 per kg in Bengaluru due to severe short supply in the market, an official said here on Saturday.

Dec 07, 2019, 23:04 PM IST

Stampede over shortage of onions at Rythu bazaar in Andhra Pradesh

Onion prices in many places have crossed Rs 100 per kg due to low production. Acknowledging the crisis, the Jagan Mohan Reddy-led government in Andhra has decided to subsidise onions until the prices stabilise. 

Dec 05, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

After Nirmala Sitharaman, BJP MP Ashwini Choubey says he's never tasted onions

Ashwini Choubey, who is Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, said that since he has never tasted onion it is impossible for him to know about the rising prices of staple food in the market.

Dec 05, 2019, 16:41 PM IST

Amit Shah to chair GoM meet to review skyrocketing onion prices today

The crucial meeting will be attended by Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal, Union Food and Civil Supplies Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar, besides the top officials from the Prime Minister's office.

Dec 05, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

Onion price reaches record high, being sold at Rs 150 per kg in West Bengal, Hyderabad

Onion, the kitchen staple, is currently being sold at Rs 150 per kg in West Bengal and Hyderabad while in Bhubaneswar, Kota and Chandigarh, it is priced at Rs 120 per kg.   

Dec 05, 2019, 11:17 AM IST

Centre slashes onion stock holding limit for retailers, wholesalers to curb skyrocketing prices

The Consumer Affairs Ministry on Tuesday said the stock limit for retailers have been halved to 5 tonnes of onions while for wholesalers the stocks limit has been halved to 25 tonnes of onions.

Dec 03, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

Narendra Modi govt to import onions from Turkey, Egypt to curb soaring retail prices

The Narendra Modi government will import 11000 Metric Ton (MT) of onion from Turkey in addition to 6090 MT from Egypt in the backdrop of soaring onion prices in the retail market. 

Dec 01, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Series of bizarre incidents taking place as onion prices are on rise

Series of bizarre incidents are taking place as onion prices are on rise. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 01, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

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Dec 01, 2019, 14:38 PM IST

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Dec 01, 2019, 13:24 PM IST

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Nov 30, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke (Spl Edition): 'Worst phase' of Indian Economy in 6 years

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Nov 29, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

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Nov 29, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Onion price crosses Rs 100 per kg in many cities; reports of theft from across India pour in

Onions are being stolen from trucks and shops in many states including Delhi, Gujarat, West Bengal, and Bihar. In West Bengal, onions worth thousands of rupees have been stolen from a shop. In West Bengal's West Midnapore the price reached Rs 100 kg, and following this, onions worth Rs 50,000 was stolen from a shop while 10 sacks of the vegetable were stolen from another shopkeeper.

Nov 29, 2019, 15:01 PM IST

DNA: Utility comparison of onion with apple

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a utility comparison of onion with apple. #DNA #OnionPrices

Nov 28, 2019, 23:14 PM IST

Can't control onion price hike: Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan

Ram Vilas Paswan, however, said that the government is taking all steps to contain the onion price rise. Stating that prices fluctuate depending on supply-demand, Paswan said currently, there is a mismatch in this. However, the government is taking measures to improve availability and check prices.

Nov 27, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

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Nov 27, 2019, 17:46 PM IST