Calcutta  /  Published 06.06.20

Help for job-hit train hawkers

Forty persons with visual impairment, many of them out-of-work hawkers on local trains, got a few da
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 02.06.20

Few hawkers open stalls

Hawkers in Gariahat were a divided lot — only around 45 of them reopened their stalls on Monday as
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 30.05.20

Small-time hawkers try to cash in on Covid-19

In the times of a pandemic, public health messages sell. So thinks a man sitting on a sidewalk along
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.05.20

Stalls across Calcutta to be numbered for odd-even initiative

Hawkers will number their shops to adopt the odd-and-even formula for reopening from May 27, as sugg
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 24.04.20

Fruits delivery at the doorstep

Door-to-door delivery of fruits began in Hailakandi in view of Ramadan from Friday. The agriculture
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.02.20

Digital push to pull up illegal hawkers in Jamshedpur

The city civic body will digitise licensed street vendor’s records to end the perennial problem of
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.19

Vacate order to Roxy hawkers

The high court on Friday said conducting trade by occupying thoroughfares was against public interes
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.10.19

Hawkers step beyond kiosks in Calcutta

Hawkers in Gariahat, who were given stalls by the Calcutta Municipal Corporation, are now occupying
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.09.19

Durga Puja shoppers beat slump in Calcutta

When it is time for the daughter to come home, you shop. Less than a month to Puja, Calcuttans have
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.19

Stalls back on Salt Lake sidewalks

Salt Lake: Hawkers have reclaimed several walkways along major roads in Salt Lake as the Bidhannagar
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


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