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About 81.35 crore People to Get Subsidised Foodgrains Under Na...

The Minister said that evaluation studies of TPDS have shown that there are instances of improper targeting of the poor households and there are inclusion as well as exclusion errors. For allocation of foodgrains (rice and wheat) to States and Union ... Business Standard, 2 hours ago
Subsidised foodgrains to soon be reality Asian Age, 1 week ago

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Food Subsidy Estimated to be Around Rs. 1,31,086 Crore

Annual food subsidy implication of implementation of National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA) at 2014-15 costs, is estimated to be around Rs. 1,31,086 crore, against which, Rs. 1,10,500 crore has been provided in the current year budget. In addition ...
 Business Standard India1 hour ago Retail and Food Groups Issue Statement on Tokenization Technology  Individual.com5 hours ago Over 5.31 crore added to beneficiaries under Food Security Act  Times of India1 week ago Total Foodgrain Production Target set at 261 million tonnes during 2014-15  Business Standard1 week ago
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India sticks to its stand on food security issues at WTO

NEW DELHI: India today stuck to its stand on food security issues taken at WTO notwithstanding the pressure by the US, which engaged in hectic parleys on the subject with Indian leaders, hoping for a "compromise". US Secretary of State John Kerry ...
 Economic Times3 hours ago India sticks to its guns on WTO deal  Deccan Herald10 hours ago India sticks to its stand on WTO  Business Standard16 hours ago India sticks to its stand on WTO notwithstanding pressure by US: Report  Islamic Republic News Agency2 hours ago

US-based Indian food company Bandar Foods raises funding led by August...

San Francisco-based Bandar Foods has secured its first external funding led by August Capital Partners , a Singapore-based institutional investment firm, and an individual investor Karl Ulrich, vice dean of Innovation at Wharton Business School. ...
 VC Circle3 hours ago - Wharton's Ulrich & August Capital Partners invest in SF's Bandar Foods  FnBnews.com5 hours ago

India says WTO Bali deal contingent on its food security demands

GENEVA (Reuters) - India told the World Trade Organiztion on Friday it will only back a worldwide reform of customs rules, which some estimates say could add $1 trillion to the world economy, if its demands on food stockpiling rules are implemented in the ...
 Reuters6 days ago Put Bali agreement on hold Modi govt to tell Kerry  Hindustan Times2 days ago India's food stockpiling and WTO stand-off  Sify2 days ago Factbox - India's food stockpiling and WTO stand-off  Sify2 days ago

India stands ground on food security, blocks WTO trade reforms

WTO ministers had already agreed the global reform of customs procedures known as "trade facilitation" last December, but it needed to be put into the WTO rule book by 31 July. The post India stands ground on food security, blocks WTO trade reforms appeared ...
 First Post.com8 hours ago WTO agreement on facilitating trade blocked by India  Nikkei Asian Review5 hours ago

India seeks a deal that addresses food security concerns

India has not shied away from a trade facilitation agreement. It is just looking for a decision that addresses its food security concerns as well, says T S Vishwanath. The Doha Round of talks of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) faces a new challenge and if some statements emanating after the General Council meeting on July 25 at Geneva are to be taken at face value, this could derail the process of trade liberalisation through a multilateral route for some time. Many countries will, as is ...
 Rediff.com23 hours ago WTO: India firm on food security  Times of India2 days ago India won't back WTO protocol | Objects omission of food security concerns in talks  Economic Times6 days ago India won't back WTO trade protocol unless food security concerns addressed  Economic Times6 days ago
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WTO trade pact hangs in balance

India has well understood it can take advantage of the so-called 'Peace Clause' on food-security till 2017, as was agreed in Bali
 Business Standard1 day ago India refuses to ratify trade facilitation pact at WTO until its food security concerns are addressed  Business Standard6 days ago WTO:India says no to TFA without resolving food security issue  Business Standard6 days ago India may agree on pact after 'assurance' on food security  Business Standard1 week ago

At WTO, India has little choice but to fall in line

Despite the noise that India is making at the WTO saying that its food security concerns are non-negotiable, back home it is aggressively pushing for dismantling minimum support prices and at the same time limiting the sovereign role of Food Corporation of India in food distribution to the hungry and the needy, says Devinder Sharma. Will India stand tall or buckle under international pressure, as it has always done, at the World Trade Organisation? This question is being asked as the July 31 ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago EU, Australia-led group unite against India at WTO  Business Standard6 days ago

WTO: India unwilling to compromise on food security

India is not going to settle for anything that does not address its concerns and having a subsidy cap based on 1986-88 prices does not make sense. NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday said it is unwilling to compromise on its demand for any dilution in its policy ...
 Economic Times2 days ago
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