Articles about FCI

Farmers protest: Over 1,500 mobile towers damaged, Captain issues warning

29 Dec 2020

India
Farmers protest: Over 1,500 mobile towers damaged, Captain issues warning

The agitation of farmers took a pernicious turn when protesters started damaging mobile towers to register an objection against Reliance Jio, owned by business tycoon Mukesh Ambani.

Punjab government introduces resolution against Centre's farm laws

20 Oct 2020

Politics
Punjab government introduces resolution against Centre's farm laws

Punjab became the first opposition-ruled state to introduce a resolution against the Centre's three farm laws, that stirred massive protests in the state.

Explained: What is Centre's 'One Nation One Ration Card' plan

28 Jun 2019

India
Explained: What is Centre's 'One Nation One Ration Card' plan

The Centre, under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is taking concrete steps to minimize corruption and ensure welfare schemes reach the last person in the queue.

Punjab: 'Invest Punjab Business First Portal' launched to boost industrial-development

07 Nov 2018

India
Punjab: 'Invest Punjab Business First Portal' launched to boost industrial-development

The Chief Minister of Punjab, Amarinder Singh, yesterday launched the 'Invest Punjab Business First Portal', aimed at further boosting industrial development in the state.

Kolkata horror: Man living with mother's 'mummified' body for 3-years

05 Apr 2018

India
Kolkata horror: Man living with mother's 'mummified' body for 3-years

In a horrific case, a Kolkata man in his fifties has been found to be living with his mother's 'mummified' body since three years.

MP: FCI exam paper 'leaked'; 48 candidates, 2 agents held

02 Apr 2018

India
MP: FCI exam paper 'leaked'; 48 candidates, 2 agents held

Two Delhi-based "middlemen" and 48 candidates have been arrested by the Madhya Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) from a Gwalior hotel for allegedly "leaking" the question paper of a Food Corporation of India (FCI) examination for the post of a watchman, an official said on Sunday.

Rajasthan: Couple abandons girl child under heap of stones

12 Oct 2017

India
Rajasthan: Couple abandons girl child under heap of stones

In a horrific case, a Rajasthan couple abandoned their six-day-old daughter in a deserted place and placed a heap of stones on top of the baby. She didn't survive.

RBI's approval to restructure food credit given to Punjab

11 Oct 2016

Business
RBI's approval to restructure food credit given to Punjab

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has approved the proposal to restructure food credit of Rs.30,000 crore allocated to Punjab.