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Uddhav Thackeray govt revokes four apmc posts

In order to repeal the appointment of expert directors, a provision in the APMC Act will also be deleted.

08 Jan 2020 2:30 AM

Food inflation likely to go up to 2 pc in FY20: Goldman Sachs report

Goldman Sachs said focus has now shifted to farmers who are protesting against low food prices and demanding higher returns on their crops.

25 Mar 2019 4:58 PM

Convicts too have right to start new life, says court

Bombay HC was hearing plea seeking disqualification of APMC chairman in Jalgaon.

17 Feb 2019 2:28 AM

Normalcy expected to return in markets today

According to the committee, since Tuesday, the arrivals and despatch of vegetables had been stopped, as the market was observing a shut down.

29 Nov 2018 1:46 AM

Spike in fuel cost sends veggie prices soaring

On Tuesday, petrol price further increased to Rs 88.26 per litre, while diesel prices went up to Rs 77.47 per litre.

12 Sep 2018 12:56 AM


Heavy rains hit supply, veggie rates skyrocket

While vegetable vendors claim that the prices of vegetables rise every year during Monsoon, this time the costs have doubled for some vegetables.

03 Jul 2018 1:20 AM

Potato prices skyrocket due to farmers’ protest

Prices of other vegetables, fruits remain unaffected n Tomato prices stabilise after steep rise.

08 Jun 2018 5:31 AM

Onion prices crash to Rs 9 per kg at Lasalgaon APMC

The stocks of Unhal variety of onions are exhausted, and now only Lal onions are available.

18 Dec 2017 1:30 AM

Wholesale onion prices fall after farmers flood markets

The plunge in the rates will be good news to consumers as the essential vegetable will become affordable.

02 Dec 2017 2:38 AM

Onion still costly at Nashik APMCs

MEP, which effectively stems rising onion prices, has been used extensively by earlier governments.

28 Nov 2017 2:46 AM


Onion prices rise to Rs 40 as production dips

Leading onion trader Sushil Palod said that less quantity of onions were arriving in the APMCs and their quality too was low.

20 Nov 2017 1:54 AM

APMC secy, MIDC offical held over bribery charges

The factory owner then bargained with Patil and brought down the bribe amount to Rs 9800 and called the ACB which laid a trap.

28 Oct 2017 2:31 AM

Onion prices dip by Rs 4 to Rs 6 in wholesale market

Onion Merchants Association leader Sohanlal Bhandari did not comment and said that he was attending a programme.

28 Oct 2017 2:28 AM

At Rs 32 per kg, onions bring tears to everbody’s eyes

Market experts predicted that the prices may rise further due to late harvests of new onion.

25 Oct 2017 2:05 AM

Executing farm-loan waiver scheme tough for government

The process may take another two months to get over.

12 Oct 2017 5:55 AM


Sluggish onion trading in AMPCs after strike ends

The merchants had boycotted trading after some of the onion traders were raided by the income tax department.

19 Sep 2017 6:06 AM

I-T officials raid onion traders’ premises

Onion Merchants’ Association president Nandakumar Daga refused to comment on the raids in Nashik.

15 Sep 2017 3:38 AM

Onion prices fall, farmers blame Maharashtra government

Meanwhile Nashik collector Radhakrishnan B. said that people should not believe in rumours.

14 Sep 2017 6:32 AM

Tomatoes down to Rs 10 per kg in Nashik APMC

Wary of a repeat, fewer farmers planted tomato, causing a shortfall in production in July this year.

23 Aug 2017 3:23 AM

Onion prices crash due to import of Egyptian variety

Experts predicted that the Egyptian onion would not make any impact on Indian onion.

18 Aug 2017 1:11 AM