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Food  /  Published 16.05.22

Meet Duare Biryani’s ‘biryani kaku’, who sells biryani door-to-door in Howrah

The service has become so popular that he is flooded with phone calls daily. In fact, he often has to ignore calls. “Jokhon ranna kori, phone bondho kortei hoye. Eto phone ashe je kuliye uthte p...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

Business  /  Published 11.04.22

Licious to expand

Meat and value added food delivery start-up Licious is planning to expand its presence in Calcutta both in terms of user base and infrastructure. “We right now have only 60 per cent of the cove...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

News  /  Published 21.01.22

Food delivery chain partners strike in Kolkata, seek higher pay and bar on outsourcing

 Many Kolkatans complained that the food they had ordered on Swiggy was not delivered on Wednesday because a section of delivery executives went on strike pressing for higher pay and other demand...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 02.12.21

Kolkata restaurants get creative with packaging to avoid delivery blunders

Sweetish House Mafia has a delivery kitchen in Kolkata and uses some extra measures to deliver their delicate, soft bake cookies. “We use triple packaging, we first wrap our cookies in a paper s...
By Ujjainee Roy

World  /  Published 27.08.21

Ex-Afghan minister now delivers meals

Sayed Sadaat used to be communications minister in the Afghan government before moving to Germany last September in the hope of a better future. Now he is a delivery man in the eastern city of Leipzig...
By Reuters in Leipzig


Calcutta  /  Published 23.07.21

Pool car owners shift gears to survive

The owners of many pool cars that would once ferry children to school and back have now enrolled as drivers at travel agencies, started stitching garments or switched to delivering groceries in search...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.07.21

Life hobbles from blow to blow

A man lost his first job in 2017, amid the slump triggered by the demonetisation. The Covid-19 lockdown robbed him of his second job, a contractual one. At 51, the man started another rigorous job. ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 12.06.21

Fooza Foods to divest 5% stake

Food delivery start-up Fooza Foods on Friday said it is divesting a 5 per cent stake in the company for Rs 35 crore to fund expansion. The company plans to foray into Mumbai, Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon, B...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Food  /  Published 05.06.21

A list of services delivering food to the Covid afflicted

Delivering to: Beleghata, Dum Dum, Rajarhat-New Town and Salt Lake Kind of meals provided: Regular Bengali lunch and dinner dishes including teto chochchori, posto’r bora, tomato chutney, chhan...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 29.05.21

Food portal fraud charge in Calcutta

Several occupants of a government guest house on Pretoria Street lodged a complaint with Shakespeare Sarani police station alleging they had been duped of Rs 75,000. The complaint said they had order...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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