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Cabinet okays Rs 15,053 crores new procurement policy to assure MSP to farmers 

The new umbrella policy 'Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay SanraksHan Abhiyan' (PM-AASHA) was approved in the Cabinet meeting, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, held here

published on : 12th September 2018

PM Narendra Modi misleading country over MSP hike: Mamata Banarjee

Mamata's comments come in the backdrop of the Union Cabinet approving a hike in the minimum support price (MSP) for all 14 kharif crops, including paddy, earlier this month.

published on : 27th July 2018

Consumer state Kerala to see a spurt in food prices

The recent hike in minimum support prices (MSP) for agriculture commodities, including paddy, by the Centre is likely to trigger food inflation in Kerala.

published on : 16th July 2018

Centre's MSP hike decision betrayal of promises made to farmers: Farmer's association

Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav, who was present at the AIKSCC group meeting here, said the farmers' body would hold 400 meetings across the country in the next four months.

published on : 14th July 2018

Politics of Paddy and MSP of Votes

Maharashtra, where the BJP faces a possible Congress and NCP coalition and the tantrums of seasonal friend Shiv Sena, is the largest producer of jowar.

published on : 8th July 2018

Stalin slams Centre over MSP for paddy, wants it increased

Stalin felt that several farmers’ suicides could have been averted had the Centre either made a substantial hike in MSP or waived crop loans.

published on : 7th July 2018

MSP hike could impact retail inflation by 73 basis points: SBI Research

Noting that while the government decision to hike the MSP of 14 kharif crops is a welcome step to address farmer distress in India, the immediate fallout of the announcement is an inflation impact.

published on : 6th July 2018

DMK working president MK Stalin criticises Centre over MSP for paddy, wants it hiked to Rs 2,310 per quintal

In a statement, he noted that the Centre made an increase of only Rs.50 each in the MSP during 2014-15 and 2015-16 and the figures for 2016-17 and 2017-18 were Rs. 60 and Rs. 70 respectively.

published on : 6th July 2018

No light at end of tunnel for Nizamabad turmeric farmers

With no MSP, and in absence of a centralised board, farmers continue to suffer.

published on : 6th July 2018

Congress leaders to ‘expose’  Centre gambit on MSP hike

Concerned that the BJP will derive political mileage from the MSP hike, the Congress has planned to expose the centre's move through nationwide pressers.

published on : 5th July 2018

Minimum Selling Price hike may trigger inflation

Analysts feel that the actual quantum of benefit of the move will depend on how it would be implemented by the Central and state governments.

published on : 5th July 2018

MSP hike misleading, a ploy for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Congress

Congress communications chief Randeep Surjewala said the MSP hike was misleading as it was less than the promised input cost plus 50 percent by PM Modi in 2014.

published on : 4th July 2018

Approval to Rs 200 per quintal hike in MSP for paddy a historic betrayal by government: Farmers organisation

The AIKS, in a statement, said that though Modi and the BJP had generated high hopes and got the support of farmers in the 2014 elections they betrayed the peasantry.

published on : 4th July 2018

Hike in MSP is a welcome step but has to be followed up with more action: Professor MS Swaminathan

Professor MS Swaminathan the Central government's approval to hike in the MSP for Kharif crops was a 'welcome first step in the process of overcoming agrarian crisis.'

published on : 4th July 2018

Governments' MSP move woos Sensex, BSE closes 266.80 points up, NIFTY up by 70 points

Sensex and Nifty posted gains for the second straight session, with consistent buying by domestic institutional investors and encouraging services PMI data for June lifting trading sentiment.

published on : 4th July 2018
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