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Onion prices

Price of onions slashed by at least 20 per cent

Fadnavis requested Union minister Piyush Goyal to lift the ban on export of onions as the decision has disappointed farmers

17 Sep 2020 11:58 AM

Inflation leaves consumers teary-eyed as pricey onions, food items bite

For most part of 2019, the government was successful in price control but the party seemed to have lost the sheen lately.

27 Dec 2019 1:14 PM

High onion prices figured prominently in RBI MPC meeting, minutes show

The six-member MPC had kept the repo rate unchanged on December 5 despite moderation in economic growth and easing inflation.

19 Dec 2019 7:37 PM

Onion prices set to hit double century as supply takes a hit

Lasalgaon is 200 km from Mumbai and is known for supplying onions across the country.

06 Dec 2019 3:59 AM

Onion 2.0: Price surges to Rs 120/kg; Centre gives up

As part of measure to arrest rising prices of the kitchen staple, the government is learnt to have extended the ban on onion exports indefinitely.

29 Nov 2019 2:36 AM


Over 63 per cent of onion buffer stock rots

The onion will be imported by MMTC and supplied by Nafed across the country between November 15 and December 15.

19 Nov 2019 3:13 AM

Govt relaxes rules as onion hits Rs 80 a kg

Even after assurance from the Centre on the supply issue, many cities have been witnessing sky-rocking prices of the bulb in several mandis.

07 Nov 2019 4:50 AM

Onion, tomato prices continue to rule high at Rs 60-70/kg in Delhi

The data maintained by the Consumer Affairs Ministry also showed retail price of onion ruling high at Rs 55/kg in the NCR.

31 Oct 2019 12:36 PM

Onion reaches eye-watering prices in Asian countries after India bans all export

Whether it’s Pakistani curry, Bangladeshi biryani or Indian sambar, consumers have developed serious dependence on Indian onion supplies.

02 Oct 2019 6:36 PM

Delhi govt to sell onion at Rs 23.90 per kg from Saturday

‘One person can get a maximum of 5-kg onion for their family,’ Kejriwal said.

27 Sep 2019 5:41 PM


Arvind Kejriwal wants 'cut money' from consumers buying govt's onion: Manoj Tiwari

Tiwari said the Delhi government wants to sell onion at a price of Rs 24 per kg despite buying it at Rs 16 per kg from the Centre.

26 Sep 2019 11:13 AM

Onion prices surge again due to short supply

The Centre has discouraged export of onion by increasing the minimum export price and withdrawing incentives.

23 Sep 2019 1:51 AM

Onion prices rise in Delhi as rains and floods disrupt supply

To sell at cheaper rates, Safal will receive onions from the government buffer at the same rate.

22 Aug 2019 4:06 AM

Nafed to offload 200 tonnes of onion daily in Delhi to check prices

Retail prices of onion, the main kitchen stable, have shot up to Rs 30-40 per kg because of tight supplies from the producing states.

21 Oct 2018 1:59 PM

Prices of onion go up to Rs 23 per kg

Wholesale onion prices in the national capital have shot up to Rs 23 per kg in the last ten days on tight supplies from producing states.

20 Oct 2018 2:16 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

Delhi: Hoarders face heat over rising tomato, onion prices

Food and supply minister Imran Hussain reviewed the issue of price hike of onion and tomato at a meeting with department officers.

04 Nov 2017 3:04 AM

Govt extends stock limit on onion till December 2017

Retail onion prices are ruling at around Rs 50 per kg in the national capital.

17 Oct 2017 10:02 AM