The State economy of Assam has witnessed a picturesque change over the period from 2004-05 to 2013-14, as the primary sector witnessed a shift to service sector and the service sector has flourished rapidly in the State economy, says the report of the Economic Survey, Assam, 2013-14 tabled on the Assam Assembly.

BHUBANESWAR: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a 2008 order of the state government imposing a bar on dealing in public distribution system (PDS) items by persons having commercial interests in

Guwahati: The Assam government will implement the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in the state from September 1 this year.

Continuous rise in prices of rice in the open market has forced households to lower their consumption.

The government on Thursday said it proposed to restructure the Food Corporation of India that procured, stored and distributed foodgrain to identified beneficiaries under the Targeted Public Distri

Price stabilisation fund to tackle inflation

GDP is expected to grow in the range of 5.4-5.9 per cent in 2014-15.

India has toughened its stance at the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the slow progress of food security agreement reached at the Bali ministerial in December last year, making it clear at a cr

The government has declared the Capital free of blue kerosene, and many have switched over to cooking gas.

Economic survey of Punjab is prepared by the Economic and Statistical Organisation, Department of Planning every year which is presented in the budget session of State Vidhan Sabha. It analyses the important economic activities and achievements of the Government during the previous year.