Rituparna Nath

Can we have cheap LPG?

Jan 05 2019

The price of each imported LPG cylinder after taking into account freight costs of the gas from Gulf to Jamnagar is Rs.459.92. The non-subsidised cylinder, however is sold at a whopping Rs. 698.

Modi has a pain balm for troubled farmers

Dec 28 2018

The government is all set to announce a big relief package for farmers by boosting its crop insurance scheme. The PMO, which is closely working on the scheme and monitoring its progress, is also discussing a set of proposals with Agriculture Ministry and NITI Aayog officials to help farmers cope with their debt burden.