food prices

RBI at crossroads

Reserve Bank of India’s six-member Monetary Policy Committee decision to keep the repo rate unchanged at four per cent is a step in the right direction, especially when it is borne in mind that inflation is now on the rise.

Amphan blow to food prices in Bengal

Around 90 per cent of its vegetable produce in Basirhat sub-divison have been destroyed after being submerged in rainwater as the Cyclone Amphan breached hundreds of river embankments.