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India: Domestic mismanagement sparks food price rises

By Wed, Nov 02, 2011 12:42PM UTC 6 Comments Photo: Michael Foley Photography (Flickr 3.0)

Food prices in India continue to rise when when international prices are stable because of the failure of domestic food management, wherein temporary shortages have led to price spikes, the Interntional Labour Organization (ILO) has said. Over the past two years wholesale food prices have increased by 40 per cent much more than during the...