Community Kitchens
Calcutta  /  Published 30.05.20

Potter help for generous boy

An eight-year-old boy who had emptied his piggy bank to help a community kitchen feed the poor during the lockdown has got as a gift what he was saving for: all Harry Potter books.The Telegraph h...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.05.20

GC Block deploys cook to run community kitchen

GC Block Welfare Association has started a community kitchen to help out residents during the lockdown. And it’s killing two birds with one stone, as they have given charge of the kitchen to a cook ...
By Brinda Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 04.05.20

Food relief by theatre group of Belghoria

Migrant labourers from Bengal and Jharkhand would cook meals at the roadside stalls around Belghoria station every day for thousands of people.They used to work in the 100-odd stalls and small eateri...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.04.20

Samaritan support for stuck migrants

More than 100 migrant workers stranded in Howrah’s Tikiapara are living on food from a community kitchen that has come up at Rebecca Belilious English Institution, a day-boarding school for the unde...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 25.04.20

Community kitchens prepare over 7k food packets daily

Three community kitchens in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur town have been preparing and distributing over 7,000 food packets daily among migrant workers who are stranded at different locations owing to ...
By PTI in Jammu

India  /  Published 09.04.20

Hotels open up rooms for doctors

Hospitality chains across the country are taking a slew of initiatives to help healthcare providers and the community at large during the coronavirus outbreak.Leading the charge is Tata Group’s IHCL...
By Smita Tripathi in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Fine for hunger scheme lapse

The Supreme Court on Monday fined several states Rs 5 lakh each for not complying with its directions to file affidavits on a PIL seeking setting up of community kitchens across the country. A bench o...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.19

Is the government interested in ending hunger?

Until recently, India was busy collecting laurels as the fastest growing economy in the world. But that never stopped thousands of children from going to bed without food night after night. The Nation...
By The Editorial Board in


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.