Basmati rice

The mix: (clockwise from above, left) Whole spices in olive oil; sautéed onions and tomatoes; and the ‘pulao’. Photographs by Samar Halarnkar<br />

The triumph of Rajamudi

4 min read . 25 Sep 2014
In the 2013/14 financial year that ended on 31 March, India’s total rice exports stood at a record 10.5 million tonnes, comprising 4 million tonnes aromatic basmati rice and 6.5 million tonnes of the non-basmati variety. Photo: Mint<br />

India may cede top rice exporter spot

3 min read . 24 Apr 2014