indian basmati rice

Basmati rice aroma to waft through global dishes

November 23rd, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) India will promote the use of basmati rice in global dishes and non-traditional markets aimed to boost exports, a senior official said Wednesday."We are trying ... Read more...

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Exporters deny reports of rice contamination

October 1st, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Indian rice exporters Thursday dismissed reports that Iran had banned an Indian basmati rice variety after finding it contaminated, and said exports to that country were still ... Read more...

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Punjab’s basmati rice is safe for consumption through out the world

September 29th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, Sep 29 (ANI): The rice exporters from Punjab on Tuesday claimed that the 1121 Basmati Rice produced in the state is safe for consumption throughout the world, having ... Read more...

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Iranian ban on Punjab Basmati rice perturbs farmers

September 27th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Ludhiyana, Sep. 27 (ANI): Paddy farmers in Punjab are perturbed following Iran declaring an embargo on import of the aromatic Indian Basmati rice.A few days back, a government laboratory in Iran ... Read more...

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India set to export record quantity of basmati rice

August 30th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) India looks set to export a record quantity of basmati rice in the current fiscal.Last month, the official agency monitoring the export of basmati rice issued 658 ... Read more...

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Indian basmati set to enter China, Mexico

July 1st, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Indian basmati rice will shortly enter the kitchens in China and Mexico. At present, basmati is exported to over 130 countries, and the government ... Read more...

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Basmati exports to Saudi Arabia set to rise

April 8th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, April 8 (IANS) India's exports of basmati rice to Saudi Arabia are set to rise substantially this year following the kingdom's decision to cut import duty on the commodity. Saudi Arabia ... Read more...

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Kerala exporters appeal against rice export ban

April 1st, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by admin
Kochi (Kerala) April 1 (IANS) The Rice Exporters Association of Kerala office bearers will meet some central ministers in Delhi Wednesday to appeal against the ban on export of non-Basmati rice. The ... Read more...

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