Food Distribution
India  /  Published 14.01.21

Civic body bans food distribution

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation on Wednesday banned distribution of free food and clothes to the homeless people living on the roadside under its jurisdiction and urged all those who wanted to e...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Sports  /  Published 27.10.20

Manchester United’s ‘assist’ for Marcus Rashford

Manchester United said on Monday that they will  provide 5,000 free school meals during the October half-term holidays to help forward Marcus Rashford’s campaign to end child food poverty i...
By Agencies in London

Sports  /  Published 27.10.20

Paes plays for charity

Leander Paes has found a new partner. The iconic doubles player has teamed up with Mexican food brand Old El Paso for a charity-centric social media movement, which has donated over 55,000 Mexican mea...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 27.10.20

JU ensures chicken lunch for the poor

The JU students did not restrict their efforts to offering a special menu on one of the days during Durga Puja. They gifted clothes to the destitute after an alumnae made a separate contribution for ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

Calcutta  /  Published 27.10.20

Food on wheels for the poor and hungry

Three cars stacked with food have been criss-crossing the city for the past few days. The occupants of each car have been stopping at rail stations, hospitals and slums to distribute food to the poor...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


India  /  Published 02.06.20

Ration relief for lockdown-hit sex workers in Odisha

The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) has come to the rescue of Bhubaneswar’s sex workers who have been badly affected by the ongoing coronavirus-induced lockdown. The rights body has directed t...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

North East  /  Published 23.04.20

Khalsa centre serves 1 lakh

The Khalsa Northeast Centre, which has served cooked meals to over 1 lakh people during the lockdown so far, urged the Assam government to join hands with it to set up a community kitchen here to feed...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

India  /  Published 21.04.20

Rahul Gandhi asks the poor to wake up

The resolve of the Congress to display restraint and desist from attacking the Narendra Modi government during the pandemic crisis appears to have waned as its “constructive” suggestions on managi...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.04.20

Food triggers unrest in shelter

Signs of unrest have emerged in an overcrowded camp housing migrants affected by the lockdown in Delhi.A complaint about insufficient food appears to have triggered a chain of untoward events, includi...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 27.04.20

Coronavirus lockdown: Meghalaya’s unsung heroes

From a 59-year-old man who cycles over 6km every day to serve tea to policemen free of charge to an alternative therapist who joined others to serve cooked food to the needy, scores of volunteers are ...
By PTI in Shillong


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