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Inside An Onion Storehouse As India Prepares To Import Onions As Prices Surge...Bloomberg Photo Service 'Best of the Week': A laborer sorts onions inside Shivshankar Trading Co.'s onion storehouse at the Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC) wholesale market in Lasalgaon, India, on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. India is preparing to import onions for the first time in two years as a surge in prices threatens to trigger a backlash against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh before next yearís elections.

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A labourer sorts onions inside a storehouse in a wholesale market in Lasalgaon, India. India is preparing to import onions for the first time in two years due to a surge in prices. Read more

Workers fill sacks with onions after sorting them at a wholesale market in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad July 17, 2013. Onion prices in India hit a two-and-a-half-year high on Wednesday riding a supply squeeze due to last year's drought in key growing areas, and traders expect prices to spiral up further in a month as demand remains strong due to Ramadan.

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Workers fill sacks with onions after sorting them at a wholesale market in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad. Onion prices in India hit a two-and-a-half-year high on Wednesday, riding a supply squeeze due to last year’s drought in key growing areas. Traders expect prices to spiral up further next month as demand remains strong due to Ramadan.