Maharashtra mills get notice over non-payment of cane dues – The Financial Express

According to the officials, millers have paid up only Rs 360.36 crore to farmers till December 15 and the total payable FRP was to the tune of Rs 2,497.41 crore by the end of November.Maharashtra mills get notice over non-payment of cane duesAt least 15 sugar mills in the Kolhapur division of Maharashtra have been issued notices by the deputy district registrar for their failure to pay fair and remunerative price (FRP) dues to farmers for the season of 2018-19, senior officials of the Maharashtr...
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Prepared to meet full fertiliser demand in rabi season, says Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda – The Financial Express

The government is prepared to fulfil the complete fertiliser demand of farmers during the ongoing rabi season, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers D V Sadananda Gowda said Wednesday.The entire quantity required for the current rabi season, especially during peak consumption months of December 2018 and January 2019, is expected to be met by domestic production of about 129 LMT and the remaining through imports. (Reuters)The government is prepared to fulfil the complete fertiliser demand ...
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Equity fund inflows slow to 3-month low in November – The Financial Express

Inflows into equity funds for the month of October and September were Rs 14,783 crore and 11,251 crore respectively, shows the data from Association of Mutual Funds in India.Income schemes continued to witness outflows at Rs 6,518 crore and gilt funds saw marginal inflows of Rs 61 crore in November.Inflows into equity funds in November stood at Rs 10,790 crore, the lowest levels in the last three months. The contribution of systematic Investment Plan (SIPs) remained stagnant at Rs 7,985 crore as...
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