NDMC’s digital push to store street vendors’ records

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is working on a project to store the records related to the registration and licensure of the authorised vendors digitally.

published on : 27th September 2022

Liquor vendors in Delhi get more stocks

The capital returned to regime within a year on Thursday with the opening of nearly 350 government-run liquor vends and exit of private players from retail business.

published on : 3rd September 2022

CM Jagan to disburse Rs 395 crore to 3.95 lakh beneficiaries today

Beneficiaries are being provided interest-free loans every year so as to enable them to stand on their own feet.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Special camps to profile street vendors in 40 ULBs from Aug 1

The TSMEPMA has set ULB wise targets for profiling and sanctioning various schemes during camps in August 2022.

published on : 30th July 2022

Street vendors in Kochi served eviction notice

Street vendors live in fear of eviction and get exploited by trade unions as corporation fails to implement livelihood protection act

published on : 27th July 2022

Kurudampalayam panchayat in Coimbatore cleans trash off roads, rents spots to vendors

According to Ravi, dumping spots in Vadamadurai, Rakkipalayam, Pazhanigoundanpudur and Thoppampatti junction have been cleaned and rented out.

published on : 19th July 2022

Hosur Municipal Corporation in Tamil Nadu suspends eviction drive after vendors' protest

The vendors alleged that the civic body did not serve formal notice but made announcements over the megaphone.

published on : 13th July 2022

'Can't abandon single-use plastics until we get affordable alternatives', say Tiruchy vendors

Though the ban has come for appreciation from many, people are of the opinion that it will be successful only when production of banned plastics is completely stopped.

published on : 7th July 2022

Caught in COVID waves, pavement vendors of Chennai drown in vortex of debt

The survey, a joint initiative of MIDS and the State Department of Economics and Statistics (DoES), assessed the impact of the pandemic in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 4th July 2022

Sambalpur’s Kamlibazar to stay, get a facelift

The clarification by SMC came a day after the vendors staged a road blockade protesting the closure of the Kamlibazar haat.

published on : 28th June 2022

CMDA tender applications now only via e-procurement system

The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) will now accept tender applications only through the Tamil Nadu government’s e-procurement system.

published on : 19th May 2022

Street vendors in Ariyamangalam seek steps to protect livelihood

The vendors said they were carrying out business on the vacant space along the NH and a private institution had, on Sunday they found a fence around the space.

published on : 10th May 2022

Kerala HC directs street vendors to display certificates, warns of eviction

The HC also directed the corporation to issue a public notice in that regard.

published on : 5th May 2022

Suspension of Mangaluru cops gets political colour

Such action will demoralise the police force and will further instigate rowdy elements and miscreants. The awakened citizens should strongly object to such incidents,” said the release.   

published on : 27th April 2022

‘Vendors cannot occupy site all day, can stay only for fixed time’ says Delhi HC

A vendor has no right to occupy the place of vending and keep his articles there round the clock, and they should leave with all belongings after vending hours are over, said the Delhi High Court.

published on : 25th April 2022

Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita seeks rehab of Ganesh Bazaar vendors within a week

She demanded that all 430 evicted vendors must be provided an alternative market place within seven days to help restore their livelihood.

published on : 13th April 2022

I did what is right for company: BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer 

BharatPe, which allows shop owners to make digital payments through QR codes, last month, stripped Grover of all titles and positions after a third-party audit alleged grave governance lapses.

published on : 5th April 2022

BJP MLA KG Bopaiah writes to Bommai, cites law on vendors

He quoted relevant sections of the law, including rule 31(12) of the Karnataka Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowments Act, 2002,

published on : 31st March 2022

Society’s pushback could blunt bigotry

Over the past few months, Karnataka has gained a reputation for communal controversies.

published on : 30th March 2022

After hijab, ban on Muslims in temple jatras puts coastal Karnataka on edge

Newspaper advertisements put out by state-owned Sri Mahalingeshwara Temple in Puttur about auctioning of stalls for the 11-day jatra clearly states that only Hindus are allowed.

published on : 24th March 2022
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