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Essential Commodities Act

Aakar Patel | Why not do the obvious thing? Repeal 3 laws, end farm stir…

On January 12 this year, the Supreme Court 'stayed' the implementation of the farm laws

14 Sep 2021 2:39 AM

Essential Commodities Act: Parliament removes cereals, pulses and oilseeds from law

The bill replaces an ordinance promulgated in June.

22 Sep 2020 3:09 PM

Farmers may not get big package this time

The middle-class is expected to get some tax relief but sops for farmers look unlikely this time.

28 Jan 2020 1:29 AM

‘Essential Commodities Act only for emergencies’

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, who chaired the committee, said the Act would only be applied in extreme situations like famine and war.

17 Aug 2019 1:33 AM

Changes in APEDA Act, Essential Commodities Act required to help farmers: Kant

Changes required to help farmers get better prices of their produce, said Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant.

27 Mar 2019 7:29 PM


Delhi University canteens flout LPG cylinder rules

“The contractor is liable to follow norms and comply with statutory provisions for running cafeteria services,” Dr Kumar replied.

15 Jun 2017 5:03 AM

Latest J&K wedding curbs to be as ineffective as others?

As per the order, the host can invite only 500 guests for a daughter’s marriage and 400 for that of a son.

23 Feb 2017 6:24 AM