FCI

Rice millers fear export ban, mull shutting shop

The State government offered to sell the paddy to the millers at a price lower than it offered to farmers. However, teh offer does not seem to attract the millers. 

published on : 30th June 2022

Delhi launches library hub to improve climate literacy

This newly-launched library in the city is home to an array of books that can help educate people on environment issues

published on : 27th May 2022

Government wheat procurement down by 53 per cent to 182 lakh tonnes in 2022-23

The wheat procurement target has been revised downward to 195 lakh tonnes for the current year from the earlier 444 lakh tonnes due to a fall in wheat output and increased exports.

published on : 24th May 2022

Centre extends deadline for Rabi rice delivery

The Centre has extended the period of milling of paddy and delivery of custom milled rice to FCI in Telangana for Rabi 2020-21 marketing season till May 31, 2022.

published on : 5th May 2022

Don’t trouble farmers, rice millers in the name of verification: Gangula

The Minister also said that the State government is trying to help the farmers while the Centre is continuing with its indifferent attitude. 

published on : 4th May 2022

Choksi pledged 'lab diamonds' with inflated valuation to get Rs 25 crore loan from IFCI: CBI

The fresh valuations showed that the pledged jewellery valued anything between Rs 70 lakh and a little over Rs 2 crore only, it said.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Wheat procurement down 32 per cent till April 17; private firms buying more grains for exports

The official sources attributed the fall in wheat procurement so far to increased buying activities by private players, especially in Haryana and Madhya Pradesh.

published on : 20th April 2022

KCR ups heat on Centre over paddy

The TRS chief decided to lead a delegation to Delhi after Monday to exert pressure on the Centre to procure the entire paddy produced in Telangana in Rabi season. 

published on : 20th March 2022

State goes slow on paddy purchase, milled rice delivery

In delivery of custom milled rice (CMR), the State is way behind last year’s achievement.

published on : 14th February 2022

FCI and VITM-Bengaluru set up country's first food museum at Thanjavur

India's first food museum in Thanjavur takes a technological spin on its exhibits of the evolution of food and storage.

published on : 20th December 2021

Bandi Sanjay warns TRS of consequences if procurement centres not opened

He cited a physical verification report submitted by a Central team in July, which had found a shortage of 25,303 metric tonnes of rice in the godowns in Warangal district alone.

published on : 1st December 2021

FCI introduces mixed indicator method to weed out old rice stocks

As a standard operating procedure, testing from now would be done to check the acceptance of any old rice.

published on : 15th October 2021

'Mersal' row: South Indian Film Chamber writes to PM Modi, Smriti Irani; seek action against H Raja

Chennai, Oct 23 (PTI) The South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce (SIFCC) today said it has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Infor...

published on : 23rd October 2017