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India

Mayank Bhardwaj

Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

08 Jun 2018

Vegoils: Palm oil extends loss into fifth session tracking weak soybean

NEW DELHI Malaysian palm oil futures extended losses into a fifth straight session on Friday to hit their lowest in one month, tracking weaker soybean prices in Chicago, while slowing demand growth and higher inventories also weighed.

07 Jun 2018

Vegoils: Palm oil losses deepen for fourth session, hits one-month low

NEW DELHI Malaysian palm oil futures extended losses for a fourth consecutive session on Thursday, hitting their lowest in one month on continued concerns about a weak demand outlook, while declines in Chicago soybeans also weighed on the market.

06 Jun 2018

Monsoon rains hit Kerala coast - weather office

NEW DELHI Monsoon rains hit the southern state of Kerala a few days earlier than normal on Tuesday, the country's weather office said, potentially brightening the nation's outlook for agricultural output and economic growth.

06 Jun 2018

Vegoils: Palm oil edges up on gains in U.S. soybean, India duty hike

NEW DELHI Higher benchmark soybean prices in Chicago and India's plans to raise the import tax on soft oils pushed up Malaysian palm oil futures on Wednesday, a day after they hit their lowest in nearly a month.

06 Jun 2018

India prepares sweeteners for sugar mills, cane growers

NEW DELHI India is set to announce support measures to cut a growing sugar surplus and prop up local prices, the food minister said on Tuesday, a move aimed at helping loss-making mills and millions of cane growers who make up a key voting bloc.

05 Jun 2018

India poised to unveil sweeteners for sugar mills, cane growers

NEW DELHI, June 5 India is set to announce a slew of support measures for the sugar sector, government sources said, aimed at cutting a growing surplus and propping up local prices to help loss-making mills and millions of cane growers who make up a key voting bloc.

04 Jun 2018

As election looms, Modi's popularity wanes in rural India

KAIRANA, India Indian farmers voted overwhelmingly for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2014 general election that swept him to power. He cannot count on them doing so again, as a crash in commodity prices and surging fuel costs stoke anger in the countryside.

04 Jun 2018

Insight: As election looms, Modi's popularity wanes in rural India

KAIRANA, India Indian farmers voted overwhelmingly for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2014 general election that swept him to power. He cannot count on them doing so again, as a crash in commodity prices and surging fuel costs stoke anger in the countryside.

22 May 2018

India to build sugar stockpile to cut surplus supplies in market

NEW DELHI India will build government stockpiles of sugar to cut a surplus in the market, two official sources said on Tuesday, a move that will prop up local prices and help money-losing mills pay dues to millions of cane growers, a key voting bloc.

04 May 2018

Monsanto appeals to India's Supreme Court over GM cotton patents

NEW DELHI Monsanto Co has appealed to India's Supreme Court against a ruling by the Delhi High Court which decreed last month that the world's biggest seed maker cannot claim patents on its GM cotton seeds, a company spokesman said on Friday.

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