Crying foul over food prices in India

An activist with the National Akali Dal party protesting with other activists against the spike in prices of essential foods such as onions and pulses in New Delhi, India. Indian consumers are facing a crisis as the price of onion in many cities has
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An activist with the National Akali Dal party protesting with other activists against the spike in prices of essential foods such as onions and pulses in New Delhi, India. Indian consumers are facing a crisis as the price of onion in many cities has hit 70 rupees (S$1.50) a kilogram.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 29, 2015, with the headline 'Crying foul over food prices in India'. Print Edition | Subscribe