The increase in MSP, the rate at which the government buys grains from farmers, is in line with the recommendation of the farm price advisory body CACP.
Inter-ministerial committee to send proposal to commerce ministry to raise ceiling of import for pulses for the financial year 2020.
Production of pulses went up in response to the higher MSP, but mandi prices crashed.
There is a glut in the pulses market due to high imports and production resulting in CPI prices for pulses dropping by 9% for November.
The gold standard for EVs in India will have to be established with the passenger cars. But the choices remain relatively limited, and expensive.
Ursula von der Leyen, who proposed the fresh sanctions said the European Union is 'determined' to make Russia pay the price for the further escalation with Ukraine.
Lt Gen Chauhan retired as the Eastern Army Commander on 31 May, 2021. Prior to that, he was the Director General of Military Operations during the Balakot air strike in 2019.
If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.