News  /  Published 31.03.23

Acid survivors to entrepreneurs

The journey that helped women rebuild their lives...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.03.23

Working women in Kolkata recall struggle

‘Abused at home, how worse can I be outside?’...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.02.23

North or south Kolkata, hawking rule flout rampant

Hawking rules recently framed by the West Bengal government bar hawkers from encroaching on roads...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.02.23

Woman hawker calls up mayor over footpath space on sale for Rs 1.5 lakh near Shyambazar

Firhad Hakim promises to take action, asks her to visit local police station...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.01.23

Lost art form of Sunderbans revived

The training culminated in a month-long exhibition at Sajnekhali that started on Sunday...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


News  /  Published 11.01.23

Plan for fresh shot at issuing hawking certificates in Kolkata

Fresh applications will provide KMC and Town Vending Committee information on actual number of hawkers, says Debashis Kumar...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.12.22

Fair boost for Piyali moms and kids

Some students made handicrafts which included clay items while their mothers made snacks and woollen mats...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

India  /  Published 21.12.22

Jharkhand eyes rural empowerment

In the last three years since the UPA alliance led by Hemant Soren came to power in December 2019, there has been a sixfold increase in the number of women self-help groups receiving community investm...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 02.12.22

Kolkata Traffic Police help KMC conduct drive against hawkers in Karaya market

Hawkers told to remove their belongings that had encroached on carriageways or were blocking pavements...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri and Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.11.22

Firhad Hakim alleges inaction by police commissioner on violation by hawkers

Kolkata mayor also accuses a section of cops of being hand-in-glove with hawkers...
By Subhajoy Roy and Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


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