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Panel submits report on FCI restructuring

Prime Minister has asked the Department of Food and Public Distribution to expeditiously give its comments on the report so that it can then be implemented in a time-bound manner.restructuring plan proposed by a high- level committee headed by BJP ... 24Dunia, 4 days ago
FCI rejig: Panel submits report, PM asks for FoodMin views The Financial Chronicle, 4 days ago
The Telegraph

Janata Parivar merger will not happen: Paswan

ffairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Saturday said the merger of the Janata Parivar would not happen. "I have earlier told that this (merger) will not happen," Paswan said. He also said that the Janata Dal (United) and Rashtriya ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Government is sensitive to the issues of sugarcane farmers and sugar sector: Food Minister  Business Standard India6 days ago The Government is sensitive to the issues of sugarcane farmers and sugar sector-Ram Vilas Paswan Maharashtra CM calls on Shri Ram Vilas Paswan  Business Standard1 week ago Paswan scoffs at reunion  The Telegraph3 weeks ago
IBN Live

Bihar far behind in paddy purchase, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Union Food, Public Distribution and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday claimed that Bihar was lagging far behind in the purchase of paddy in comparison to other states. "Paddy purchase is going on extensively in the country. Punjab has ...
 IBN Live1 month ago Bihar far behind in paddy purchase: Paswan  Business Standard1 month ago

End-to-end Computerisation of PDS- A step towards good Governance

Ministry of Consumer Affair, Food and Public Distribution is implementing a Plan Scheme on End-to-end Computerisation of TPDS Operations on cost sharing basis with the States/UTs. The scheme has been declared as a Mission Mode Project (MMP) by the Government.
 PIB1 month ago

Maharashtra govt mulls ration card, Aadhaar link-up

The Maharashtra government is mulling a proposal to link ration cards with Aadhaar numbers so as to enhance the Public Distribution System (PDS) in the state. The move is being planned with a view to ensuring that the benefits provided by the government reach the beneficiaries and the process remains transparent. "The Narendra Modi government at the Centre has been very enthusiastic about the food security scheme. In keeping with that, the state government, too, has shown its keenness in ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago State government to modify UPA food scheme  Asian Age2 months ago
Down to Earth

Cabinet committee decides to reduce food buffer stocks

Go ahead for Department of Food and Public Distribution to offload excess stocks in the open market or export The Union government has decided to reduce its buffer stock of grains for the first quarter of this year, starting January 1, by 4 million tonnes.
 Down to Earth5 days ago India agrees with U.S. on food stockpiling, clears way for WTO deal  Rediff.com2 months ago PM Modi meets commerce ministry brass to finalise WTO stand  Jagran Post2 months ago

Sugar production estimated 250.46 lakh tons during 2014-15

The Department of Food and Public Distribution organized a conference of Cane Commissioners of the sugar producing States here yesterday to discuss expected production in the sugar season 2014-15 and other issues related to the sugar industry. The meeting was ...
 PIB2 months ago
Lebanon Daily Star

Lebanon tests smelly food sent to Syrian refugees

BEIRUT: Health Ministry inspectors confiscated Saturday large quantities of food distributed to Syrian refugees in south Lebanon after receiving complaints that they were emitting foul odors. The food packages, which were donated to Syrian ...
 Lebanon Daily Star1 day ago Odor of food distributed to Syrian refugees prompts confiscation by Health ministery  Ya Libnan1 day ago Minister to meet bank reps, LPG distributors over gas subsidy  Deccan Herald1 week ago

FCI rejig: Panel suggests direct cash transfer of food subsidy

Food Corporation of India (FCI), the Union government's nodal agency for procurement and distribution of foodgrains, should focus on eastern states, leaving bulk purchase to state agencies in Punjab, Haryana, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and ...
 Jagran Post4 days ago Panel suggests direct transfer of fertilizer, food subsidies  Livemint.com3 days ago Edit: How to slash subsidy & boost productivity  Economic Times2 days ago

Big PDS reform: Panel submits report to PMO

NEW DELHI: The high-level panel on public distribution system has proposed largescale use of direct cash transfers to consumers to help save Rs 30,000 crore a year in subsidy payments to farmers to help decontrol fertilisers, and asked the Food ...
 Economic Times3 days ago FCI rejig: Panel for direct cash transfer of food subsidy  Business Standard India4 days ago Panel moots direct cash transfer of food subsidy  Oman Tribune3 days ago
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