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Whose Name On A Grain Of Rice?

Greedy exporters used ‘needy’ African nations to circumvent a ban on rice exports. An indulgent officialdom facilitates the windfall.

Whose Name On A Grain Of Rice?
Whose Name On A Grain Of Rice?
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How A Rs 2,500 cr Scam Was Swung

Everyone had to be working in tandem: pliant governments, both here and abroad, and hungry cartels


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A Few Good Questions

  • Why did Sierra Leone send a letter demanding that rice be sent through specific Indian companies?
  • What was the criteria for choosing the 21 countries, since some of them are rice-exporting countries themselves?
  • Why didn’t the government route...
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