Modi said that each and every expense incurred by a farmer will be considered, including his labour, while fixing the MSP at 1.5 times the input cost.
In a bid to engage more farmers on the eNAM platform, the government unveiled mobile payment facility BHIM, and other features in regional languages as well.
The Budget is finally out and Mr Jaitley did not disappoint. The government managed to do a commendable job of balancing economic populism with prudent economics.
Prices of tomatoes in the NCR shot up to up to Rs 70-80 owing to heavy reduction in supply from neighbouring UP and Haryana after heavy rains damaged the tomato crop.
APMCC chairman Vinood Pandita says Kashmiri pandits cannot be made sacrificial goat by the Central government. We will not tolerate any talks with separatists.
e-NAM is expected to mend the broken food supply chain and tame inflation.
Wholesale onion price in Delhi declined by Rs3-5 per kg to Rs53 due to increase in arrival of new crop from Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh.
ICICI Lombard sells 17.7 Lk shares or 0.84% equity at Rs 270/sh
In pact with Reliance Nippon to sell Mutual Fund products
Nextgen Vakrangee Kendras to offer mutual fund distribution on pan India basis
Plans to sell part of se Asia biz as part of strategy to exit non scalable biz
To sell Singapore & Thailand units valuing them at $ 500Mn
Singapore & Thailand biz contributes 16% to revenues & 2% to EBITDA
To turn focus to domestic market
Avendus cap-KKR emerge as frontrunner to acquire IDFC MF
Offer of Rs 3,000-4,000 Cr made by FIN services firm