grain supply

Now, food prices to take toll on Britons

August 28th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 28 (IANS) British families, already facing difficult times due to a financial crunch, may have to further cope with much harsher times as they would have to spend ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Karnataka geared to meet drought, says Gowda

October 8th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda, whose administration has declared nearly half of Karnataka drought-hit, acknowledged Saturday that providing relief was the primary responsibility of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

FCI to improve food grain supply to northeast

November 25th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 25 (IANS) The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has embarked on a Rs.550 crore project to broaden storage facilities and maintain uninterrupted supply of food grain to the northeastern states, ... Read more...

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BJP slams Congress over rotten grain supply

September 30th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Noagaon (Assam), Sep 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari has hit out at the Congress party for failing to carry out a Supreme Court order to distribute grains ... Read more...

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Nepal President Yadav leaves India after four-day visit

February 19th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) With four agreements, assured food grain supply and a soft loan of $250 million, Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav completed his first ever tour to India ... Read more...

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Industrialization of China increases fragility of global food supply

January 22nd, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): A new research by the University of Leeds, UK, has determined that industrialization of China is increasing the fragility of global food supply, with reports indicating that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Extra grain import by China could upset global market

January 22nd, 2009 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Even if rapidly urbanising China were to import just five percent of its grain requirments, experts fear it would upset the world market. The knock-on effect on the ... Read more...

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China outlines first long-term grain security plan

November 13th, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 13 (Xinhua) China Thursday released its first grain security plan setting a target of 500 billion kg by 2010 and more than 540 billion kg by 2020 in the face ... Read more...

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Quake won’t have major impact on China’s economy: Experts

May 13th, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 13 (Xinhua) The quake that shook the earth in southwest China and left a trail of devastation, killing more than 12,000 people, is not likely to have a major impact ... Read more...

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