North East  /  Published 18.04.20

Probe against dealers sought Beneficiaries queue up outside the Salganga Co-operative Society in Cachar. (Swapnaneel Bha

The residents of Thaligram and neighbouring villages under Udharbond Assembly constituency in south Assam’s Cachar district have demanded a high-level probe into alleged corruption by some dealers o...
By Swapnaneel Bhattajarjee in Silchar

Opinion  /  Published 17.04.20

Listed for slaughter

Sir — All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. A zoo in Germany has said that it might have to feed some animals to others as a last resort if it is to stay afloat during ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 16.04.20

Govt sets record foodgrain production target for 2020-21 crop year

The government has set the foodgrain production target at 298.3 million tonnes for the 2020-21 crop year, up 2 per cent from the record output achieved in the current year, banking on forecast of a no...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.08.19

Zomato's principled stand is rare and refreshing

Food provides much thought in the Indian context. That is because the relationship between food and faith remains fraught. Some are of the view that the tension has been aggravated with New India’s ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 31.07.19

Zomato refuses customer's request to change 'non-Hindu' delivery boy

Food delivery company Zomato is winning the internet after it refused on Wednesday to resolve a customer's complaint about being assigned a Muslim delivery executive for his food order.'Food doesn't h...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.04.20

Our godowns have enough food grains for nine months: Paswan

The central government has enough grains to feed over 81 crore beneficiaries of the public distribution system (PDS) for nine months, Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Sunday, expressing confide...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 09.04.20

Give up card, govt tells staff

The Manipur government has warned its employees, who have National Food Security Act (NFSA) cards, to surrender the same within seven days or face disciplinary action. An office memorandum issued by s...
By Brozendra Ningomba in Imphal

Food  /  Published 22.09.18

Gourmet pop-up at a lifestyle den

By Anannya Sarkar in

Business  /  Published 13.07.19

June inflation rises

Retail inflation spiked to an eight-month high of 3.18 per cent in June on the back of higher food prices, while factory output fell to 3.1 per cent in May, which could prompt the RBI to ease key inte...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.04.20

Meghalaya on border alert

The Meghalaya government has appealed to citizens living along the international and inter-state borders to remain vigilant and not allow the entry of people either from Bangladesh or Assam in a bid t...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


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