RBI revises inflation projection upwards in view of rising food prices
Following the slide in economic growth to 4.5 per cent the last quarter — the worst numbers in more than six and half years — the RBI was expected to further cut policy rates, but ended up holding the repo rate at 5.15 per cent.
What will food look like in the year 2099? India wants to know now
India, the world’s second most populous nation, has already been grappling with the impact of climate change. This year’s monsoon, which typically waters more than half of the country’s total farmland, caused floods and poor rains at the same time.
What's for dinner? 48% Indians opt to order-in, say it's more economical than hiring a cook at home
The top reasons for people ordering-in include convenience, breaking the monotony and celebrating a special occasion.
Pak minister blames suspension of trade with India for hike in food prices
A senior Pakistani minister has blamed the suspension of trade with India for the current price hike of food items in the country as the prices of tomatoes skyrocketed to Rs 300 per kg.
End of subsidised Parliament canteen meals, MPs unanimously decide to give up subsidy
In a unanimous decision, the Members of Parliament on Thursday decided to not avail of any subsidy at the Parliament canteen. Sources said t...
UAE’s top companies to invest in food, logistics in Punjab
As one of the partner countries for Progressive Punjab Investors Summit (PPIS) 2019, UAE is looking at increasing its stake in the state’s development and growth by strengthening their existing strategic ties.
View: Beating drumsticks for Indian food abroad
Instead of food fights over Twitter, a change in attitude to Indian food might come from the discovery of their health and diet benefits.
Etihad Airways boss is a fan of Thai food, says it's her excuse for visiting Phuket
The Etihad Airways VP-Indian Sub-continent loves London's shopping experience.
Zomato to raise up to $600 million by next month: Deepinder Goyal
The company is making all efforts to achieve its mission, 'Better Food for Everyone', Zomato founder Deepinder Goyal said. We started 11 years ago and now present in 550 cities in India and we serve around 48 million people every month.
ET Awards 2019 a gastronomic gala: Chestnuts in paneer masala, lotus root in tadka dal, asparagus-edamame combo a hit
The guests satiated all their food cravings.
Price rise soon in Parliament canteen
The much-reviled subsidy on food served in Parliament canteens for lawmakers, government staff and journalists is set to go with a broad consensus emerging on the issue at the Business Advisory Committee of the Lok Sabha.
How food and cloth fibers are connected
Food & clothing are human essentials and in the many centuries of creating both, we have overlapped their use.
Share market update: 17 stocks hit 52-week highs on NSE
Overall, 26 shares were trading in the green in Nifty50 index, while 24 were trading in the red.
Government to check for inconsistencies in Household Expenditure survey
The meeting took place in the wake of a leaked draft of the Household Consumer Expenditure survey report showing a decline in consumer spending in rural India in 2017-18. MoSPI, which had junked the survey, said it would not use it for official purposes but was examining its repercussions and impact on all base revision of various economic indicators.
No adverse impact of American chickenlegs on domestic industry, FSSAI has no info on impact on human health: Piyush Goyal
“No report of adverse effect on the domestic poultry sector including Namakal district in Tamil Nadu, due to import of chicken legs from the United States to India, has been received in the ministry,” commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal said in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.
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