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Govt raises minimum export price of onion by $175

NEW DELHI: With indications of substantial damage to the onion production during rabi season, which may impact domestic supply, the government on Friday increased the minimum export price (MEP) of the key kitchen item from $250 (Rs 15,900) per tonne to $425 (Rs 27,027). Meanwhile, the Cabinet is likely to take a decision next week on whether government will extend the deadline for ... Read More »

Transfer of power projects test of credibility of Centre Jammu & Kashmir: CM Mufti Sayeed

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Tuesday termed the transfer of NHPC-run Dulhasti and Uripower projects to the state government as a test of credibility of both the governments. “It is the test of our credibility as well as the credibility of the central government as they have promised us this. Whatsoever be the procedures, these power projects shall be ... Read More »

Rahul snooping row: Govt slams oppn defends transparent security profiling

NEW DELHI: The opposition on Monday attacked the government in Parliament over alleged snooping on Rahul Gandhi. Raising the issue in both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, the opposition alleged that political freedom was diminishing in the country. However, the government countered the opposition charges saying it was making a “mountain out of what is not even a molehill.” READ ... Read More »

Narendra Modi govt goes on charm offensive as Sri Lanka stands up to China

Hours before External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s arrival in Colombo on Friday and a week before Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Sri Lanka (13-14 March), the government of Maithripala Sirisena has taken the bold decision of suspending a $1.5 billion Chinese real estate project in Colombo. The Sirisena government has walked the talk and it’s a high stake foreign policy gamble by ... Read More »

No posh bungalow for Kejriwal a 3BHK with a lawn would be just fine

xactly a year after he resigned from his 49-day tenure as chief minister of Delhi, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal is one again on the hunt for house. Foreseeing that his choice of residence will once again become fodder for controversy when he moves into a house in Delhi from his current residence in Ghaziabad, Kejriwal preempted his critics during his oath ceremony at ... Read More »