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Pawar supporters protest across Maharashtra

November 24th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Protesting the attack on party chief and union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar in New Delhi Thursday, angry Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) workers held state-wide demonstrations ... Read more...

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Pawar calls for agriculture reforms

October 21st, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Friday called for reforms in agricultural marketing to enable farmers to get best prices for their products.The prevailing system of regulated ... Read more...

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Onion prices shoot up in Maharashtra

September 14th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik/Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) Onion prices in Maharashtra have shot up yet again this week due to a supply crunch owing to growers' refusal to market their yield in protest ... Read more...

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UTV signs three-film deal with N. Linguswamy

July 11th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) UTV Motion Pictures has inked a three-film deal with renowed Tamil producer-director N. Linguswamy to co-produce, market and distribute his movies.The studio will produce ... Read more...

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Double-digit growth will need key reforms: new CII president

April 25th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Indian economy is expected to grow at 8-8.5 percent this fiscal, but will need to step up efforts to improve manufacturing output, boost agricultural ... Read more...

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Waive octroi, local taxes to curb inflation: PM

February 4th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said rising prices presented a strong case for waiving octroi and other local taxes as inflation was posing a "serious threat" ... Read more...

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Inflation poses serious threat to growth momentum: Manmohan Singh

February 4th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Friday said India's high inflation posed a "serious threat" to the country's growth momentum, and was driven by supply-side ... Read more...

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Agriculture sector needs to improve to combat food inflation: CII Chairman

January 21st, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Pooja ShaliNew Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) Chairman Rakesh Bharti Mittal has said that it is essential for the agriculture sector to move forward to combat food ... Read more...

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Nasik onion traders on strike, prices drop in Maharashtra

January 10th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai/New Delhi, Jan.10 (ANI): Onion traders in Nasik, Maharashtra, are on strike, even as the prices of the product have come down drastically.Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar welcomed the drop in onion ... Read more...

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Iraqi governor survives bomb attack, two others killed

August 8th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Aug 8 (DPA) The governor of the Iraqi district of Niniveh survived an assassination attempt in the city of Mosul Sunday, but two other people were killed in the explosions ... Read more...

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Delhi’s fruit, vegetable wholesalers on strike

August 5th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Fruit and vegetable sellers in the Azadpur agriculture produce market - the largest in Asia - went on strike Thursday to protest a recent Delhi High Court ... Read more...

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Prices of vegetables, fruits shoot up in Ahmedabad

July 4th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, July 4 (ANI): The price rise in fuel has led to a rise in prices of vegetables and fruits in Ahmedabad as transportation rates of the commodities have increased.Consumers say that ... Read more...

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Will Monday’s meet on prices lighten people’s burden?

March 30th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
By Rajeev Ranjan Roy New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Feeling the pinch of a rising inflation rate, people are looking forward to some effective measures from the Cabinet Committee on Prices (CCP) that ... Read more...

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