Tuesday August 12, 2014
India's consumer price inflation accelerated to a two-month high of 7.96 per cent in July, driven up by surging prices for vegetables, fruit and milk, government data showed on Tuesday.
Wednesday July 9, 2014
With milk prices shooting up, the government has decided to scrap an incentive on export of skimmed milk powder (SMP) to boost domestic supply and cool prices.
Tuesday July 1, 2014
As dairy farmers fret over the risk to earnings due to the vagaries of the monsoon, the squeeze in supplies of milk is adding to inflationary pressures that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government inherited when it came to power in May.
Wednesday June 11, 2014
With onion and milk prices showing an upward cue, the government on Wednesday said it is closely watching the trend and will take appropriate steps to ensure adequate availability of these commodities in the domestic market.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
Dairy major Amul has increased milk prices in the Delhi-NCR region by Rs 2 a litre from today due to increase in cost of milk production.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 26, 2014
The Federation of Tamil Nadu Agriculturists Association today announced that it would stop supply of milk, if the Government failed to convene a meeting of milk producers to discuss increase in milk prices, by February 4.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Milk from a variety of animals including camels, llamas and moose should be more widely used to counteract high cow milk prices due to growing demand for dairy in the developing world, the UN food agency said on Tuesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
Mother Dairy, the largest milk supplier in the Delhi-NCR region, has increased milk prices by Rs 2 per litre. The new prices will come in effect from Wednesday.
Tuesday October 22, 2013
The company said that the rise in input costs has forced it to raise the consumer prices to ensure remunerative prices to farmers and sustained availability of milk.
Tuesday June 25, 2013
Prices of Amul milk will go up by Rs 2 per litre in Gujarat from next week, said the cooperative body that manages the popular dairy brand.
Monday May 27, 2013
One litre of full cream milk (poly pack) will now cost Rs. 42, toned milk (poly pack) Rs. 32, token milk Rs. 30, double toned Rs. 28. However, prices of skimmed milk have been kept unchanged at Rs. 22 per litre, Mother Dairy said in a statement.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday May 27, 2013
Mother Dairy announced an increase of up to Rs 3 per litre in milk prices in Delhi-NCR region from today, citing rise in input costs.
Monday June 18, 2012
"Milk prices this year will be very stable as the availability of milk is good," GCMMF Managing Director R S Sodhi said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 15, 2012
Milk prices in the national capital and adjoining areas will rise by up to Rs 2 per litre from tomorrow with two leading suppliers hiking rates, but largest seller Mother Dairy is not increasing rates just yet.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday November 25, 2011
The government on Friday said direct tax collection has surpassed the budget estimate of Rs 3.70 lakh crore for the 2010 fiscal.
Cities | Sam Daniel | Thursday November 17, 2011
The Tamil Nadu government today announced a steep hike in bus fares and milk prices, besides indicating that power tariff would also go up. Announcing the cabinet decisions in an address on Jaya TV, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa said the hikes were 'un...
Accord Correspondent | Tuesday November 8, 2011
As per the data weekly food inflation, prices of vegetables increased by 29%, milk surged by 12% and egg, meat & fish prices increased by 13%
NDTV Correspondent | Saturday October 29, 2011
India, the world's largest milk producer, on Friday banned exports of milk powder and its derivative casein to rein in rising prices in the domestic market. The ban, announced by the Commerce Ministry, will come into effect immediately and will be valid till "further orders". Milk price...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 13, 2011
Mother Dairy has decided to increase milk prices by Rs 2 per litre in the national capital region (NCR) from Saturday.A fortnight ago, another popular brand Amul had increased prices by Rs 2 a litre in Delhi and NCR.Mother Dairy's full cream milk will now cost Rs 35 a litre, toned milk is priced at ...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 28, 2010
After vegetables, now milk will also pinch consumers, as state's largest milk producer,Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) marketing dairy products under the brand 'Amul' today announced a pan-India hike in milk prices by Rs 2 per litre."We have increased prices of our various bran...