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DMK to participate in Sep 20 bandh


September 18th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) The DMK, a major constituent of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) central government, Tuesday announced that it would participate in the opposition sponsored Sep 20 bandh ... Read more...

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Maharashtra welcomes lifting of ban on milk powder exports


June 2nd, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) The Maharashtra government Saturday welcomed the central government's decision to withdraw the ban on export of skimmed milk powder as it would be in the ... Read more...

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‘Tamil Nadu power situation to ease from June’


March 14th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 14 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said Wednesday that the electricity supply situation in the state would improve from June, when 1,950 MW of capacity would ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa deputes two MPs to attend Badal’s swearing-in


March 10th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 10 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa has deputed two of her party MPs to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Punjab Chief Minister ... Read more...

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13 in fray in Sankarankoil by-poll


March 4th, 2012 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 3 (IANS) Thirteen candidates, including six independents, are in the fray in the Sankarankoil by-poll to be held March 18, the Election Commission said Saturday."Out of the ... Read more...

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All arrangements for peaceful Sankarankoil by-poll: Poll panel


February 18th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 18 (IANS) All necessary steps will be taken to hold a peaceful by-poll to the Sankarankoil assembly constituency March 18, poll officials said Saturday.Speaking to reporters here, chief ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa, DMDK trade barbs (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 1 (IANS) It was all-out war in the Tamil Nadu assembly Wednesday with Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and one-time ally A. Vijayakant, chief of the DMDK, exchanging bitter ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa regrets aligning with DMDK for assembly polls


February 1st, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 1 (IANS) It was all-out war in the Tamil Nadu assembly Wednesday with Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and one-time ally A. Vijayakant, chief of the DMDK, exchanging bitter ... Read more...

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Happy over Kanimozhi’s bail, says DMK


November 28th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The DMK Monday welcomed the Delhi High Court's order granting bail to party MP Kanimozhi in the 2G spectrum allocation case, saying it was ... Read more...

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Vijayakant fasts against price rise


November 24th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly and DMDK chief A. Vijayakant, alongwith other party leaders, held a day long fast here Thursday to protest ... Read more...

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Vijayakant to fast Nov 24 against price hikes


November 21st, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 21 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly and DMDK chief A. Vijayakant will hold a fast between 8 a.m and 5 p.m Thursday to ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa seeks people’s support for price rise


November 20th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 20 (IANS) Defending her decision to hike bus fares and milk prices and the proposed rise in power tariffs, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa Sunday urged people to ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu hikes bus fares, milk prices


November 17th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 17 (IANS) In a double blow to the residents of Tamil Nadu already reeling under double-digit inflation, Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday announced a steep hike in bus ... Read more...

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Pakistanis hungry as steep hike in food prices


September 12th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) Food prices have shot up in Pakistan by a whopping 74 percent in past three years, leading to an increase in hunger in the country, the ... Read more...

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Mother Dairy hikes milk prices


September 10th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Popular milk brand Mother Dairy has hiked prices of milk supplied by it by up to Rs.2 a litre, effective from Sunday, an official said ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation declines to more than two year low (Lead)


July 21st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) India's food inflation declined to 7.58 percent for the week ending July 9 -- its lowest in more than two years -- as ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation declines


July 21st, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Food inflation declined to 7.58 percent for the week ending July 9, compared to 8.31 percent in the previous week as prices of onions, milk, ... Read more...

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Food inflation rises to 8.31 percent


July 14th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) After two weeks of moderation, food inflation rose to 8.31 percent for the week ended July 2 as against 7.61 percent in the previous week ... Read more...

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Milk to cost Rs.2 more in Karnataka from Tuesday


February 14th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka), Feb 14 (IANS) Milk prices will go up by Rs.2 per litre across Karnataka from Tuesday, the Karnataka Milk Federation that supplies the popular 'Nandini' brand milk and its ... Read more...

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Milk in Bihar dearer from February


January 30th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 30 (IANS) Denizens of Bihar will have to pay Rs.1.50 more for a kg of milk from February, an official said Sunday.The Bihar State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation (COMPFED), which ... Read more...

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Rising inflation: Pranab Mukherjee asks CMs to crack down on hoarders


January 7th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 7 (ANI): Expressing concern over the rising inflation, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has written a letter to various State Chief Ministers asking them to crack down on hoarders ... Read more...

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Pranab Mukherjee expresses concern over food inflation


January 6th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that food inflation, which stood at 18.32 per cent for the week ending December 25, 2010, remained an area ... Read more...

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Milk prices up by Rs.2 in Bihar


December 30th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 30 (IANS) Millions of people in Bihar will have to pay Rs.2 more for a kg of milk from Friday, officials Thursday said.Bihar State Co-operative Milk Producers' Federation (COMPFED), which ... Read more...

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Onion, milk prices keep India’s annual food inflation high


December 9th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) After falling to a four-month low, India's annual food inflation rose again to 8.69 percent for the week ended Nov 27, as prices of onions, milk, ... Read more...

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Food inflation still high: Ahluwalia


October 21st, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Thursday termed food inflation, which fell nearly by a percentage point to 15.53 percent as of October 9, as "still ... Read more...

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Prices of essentials rose 18 percent in one year: Assocham


October 10th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Prices of commodities like condiments and spices, eggs, fish, meat, tea, wheat, pulses and coffee rose by 18 percent in the one year between August 2009 and ... Read more...

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Food inflation returns to double digit at 11.4 percent


August 12th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.12 (ANI): Food inflation has shot up again to double digit at 11.40 per cent, after remaining in single digit for a fortnight.Food inflation, which was 9.53 per cent for ... Read more...

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Mumbai residents cry foul over high milk price


April 11th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, April 11 (ANI): Many local residents in Mumbai were in for a shock on Sunday morning after learning about the newly hiked milk prices from Rs. 32 to Rs. 34.Residents ... Read more...

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Milk prices up by Rs.3 a litre in Karnataka


April 7th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 7 (IANS) Milk prices will go up by Rs.3 a litre from Wednesday midnight in Karnataka. A litre of toned milk will now cost Rs.19 and prices of milk products ... Read more...

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Decision on milk prices taken by state federations: Pawar


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Asserting that his ministry had nothing to do with hiking milk prices, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Monday said it was the state milk federations that had decided ... Read more...

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Costlier milk pinches Delhiites


March 20th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Already battling rising food prices, Delhiites got a rude shock Saturday as Mother Dairy, one of the biggest suppliers of milk in and around the capital, raised ... Read more...

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Consumers angry over hike in milk prices


March 20th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 20 (ANI): Customers here are angry over the announcement made by Mother Dairy, the biggest supplier of milk, that fresh milk would cost Rs two more per litre from ... Read more...

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Pawar has messed up food economy, says BJP


January 25th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which has blamed Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar for rising prices, Monday charged him with making a mess of the country's food ... Read more...

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Food inflation due to government policy delays (Comment)


January 24th, 2010 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
By Sushma Ramachandran Even as food prices continue to rise inexorably at over 16 percent, the government has finally taken steps to curb the spiralling price inflation that has been hurting all ... Read more...

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No move to hike milk price: Pawar


January 22nd, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has denied any move to hike milk prices.Talking to reporters here on Thursday, Pawar blamed the media for creating confusion over ... Read more...

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