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Taking steps to tame pulse prices: Food minister

Prices of pulses will be under control: Paswan

Patna, Apr 21 (PTI) Amid reports that the prices of pulses have started moving northwards, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today said adequate measures have been taken to keep rates under control this season. "We are aware ... Press Trust of India, 2 weeks ago
Don't fork out more for mineral water: Ram Vilas Paswan Business Today India, 2 weeks ago

Govt slashes rates of food grain supply to Mid-Day Meal scheme

LUCKNOW: In light of the food crises affecting several states in the country, including Uttar Pradesh, the ministry of consumer affairs, food and public distribution on Friday announced that food grains under the Mid-Day Meal (MDM) scheme, will now ...
 Times of India6 days ago PTI - MID-DAY - Mid-Day Meal additional expenditure will be borne by Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food  Namibia Press Agency6 days ago Mid Day Meal Scheme - rates of food grains revised  PIB1 week ago Mid Day Meal Scheme rates of food grains revised  Foreign days ago

Ministry says sufficient sugar available for the current sugar se...

New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS) Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution said on Friday that India would have about 30 - 31 million MT sugar stock available for the next sugar season 2016-17, which would be sufficient to meet the domestic ...
 India Blooms1 week ago No sugar shortage: 31 million MT sugar to be available during 2016-17  ZeeNews.com1 week ago
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Will India adopt labelling of junk foods as healthy or not healthy: Paswan

Our Bureau, Mumbai | Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan had reportedly expressed whether it was possible to label junk food items as healthy or not healthy. Paswan stressed that the lettering on the labels needed to be big so that ...
 Agron Food Processing1 month ago E-warranty to be introduced for consumers  News Today1 month ago Junk foods and packet chips may get not healthy food tag  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Not healthy food: Govt pitches for statutory warning on junk food packets  DNA India1 month ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier

Packaged commodities to display product information more prominently

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution has amended packaged commodities rules, making it mandatory for packaged commodities to display six mandatory information more prominently, covering atleast 40 per cent area of the packet, ...
 Financial Express3 weeks ago From July, Rules Change For Packaged Commodities  Afternoon Despatch & Courier3 weeks ago Packaged commodities shall have to display products information more prominently  Press Information Bureau4 weeks ago

Sukhbir blames Union food ministry for delay in payment to wheat farmers

Deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal on Tuesday blamed the Union ministry of consumer affairs, food and public distribution for delay in payment to wheat farmers, saying it had not reconciled accounts with Punjab since 1997. There is no issue of ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

Ministry of Consumer Affairs signs MoU with FICCI on six point partnership agenda towards consumer welfare activities

FICCI announces the formation of a dedicated FICCI Consumer Vertical' Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution on the occasion of World Consumer Rights Day signed an MoU with FICCI on the six point partnership agenda during the ...
 Capital Market1 month ago Consumer Affairs Ministry signs MoUs with industry bodies to promote consumer welfare  Press Information Bureau1 month ago

Government's directive to print essential information on food packets a welcome step

Union Minister for Consumer Affairs deserves appreciation for his directive to print essential information like including names of manufacturer/importer/packager/marketer etc, quantity, ingredients, dates of manufacture/expiry, Maximum Retail Price ...
 Meri News3 weeks ago More needs to be done  Kashmir Times3 weeks ago

Drinking water in Delhi isn't safe, says Paswan

Water supplied by the state-run Delhi Jal Board isn't safe for drinking, consumer affairs minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Tuesday. He said standards that apply to packaged water aren't enforceable on municipal supply. Paswan said his ministry ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan Says Drinking Water Not Safe In Delhi  NDTV2 weeks ago Drinking water not safe in Delhi, says Ram Vilas Paswan  Financial Express2 weeks ago Drinking water not safe in Delhi: Ram Vilas Paswan  ABP Live2 weeks ago

Consumers organization welcomes food act in Nagaland

Kohima: The Nagaland Voluntary Consumers' Organisation (NVCO) has welcomed the decision of the Union ministry of consumer affairs, food and public distribution to implement the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in the state from June 1. NVCO ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago World Consumer Day gift for Indian Consumers  Oneindia1 month ago Consumer org writes to minister seeking action against Ajay Devgan  DeshGujarat1 month ago Consumer Rights Week Of Activities Brings Awareness To The Consumer…  The St Kitts and Nevis Observer1 month ago
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