Hawkers burn Babul Supriyo's effigy, set fire to BJP office

Hawkers burnt an effigy of Union Minister Babul Supriyo and set fire to a party office here on Wednesday protesting against authorities disallowing them from plying their business at Asansol railway station.

RPF constable stoned to death in West Bengal

A Railway Protection Force constable was killed and three more were injured when angry hawkers allegedly attacked the RPF office in Malda station premises on Monday after one of them was barred from doing business.

Hawkers stone RPF man to death in West Bengal

A Railway Protection Force constable was killed and three more were injured when angry hawkers allegedly attacked the RPF office in Malda station premises on Monday after one of them was barred from doing business.

Hawkers attacked in Mumbai; four booked

A group of people allegedly attacked hawkers and vandalised their stalls in suburban Jogeshwari here, police said on Wednesday.

Hawkers lower price to celebrate Arvind Kejriwal's oath-taking

Street-vendor Lala was so excited by Arvind Kejriwal's swearing-in ceremony on Saturday that he lowered the price of cream rolls from Rs 10 to Rs 5, a decision that was more than symbolic.

HC reserves order on hawkers plea over harassment by cops

Delhi High Court today reserved its order on pleas filed by hawkers alleging harassment by policemen and piling up of garbage by MCD in open space where vegetable vendors sit.

HC asks BMC to register street vendors, hawkers in 4 months

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the BMC to initiate and complete the process of registration of street vendors and hawkers within four-month time stipulated by Supreme Court last year.

Delhi High Court bars hawkers at Nehru Place

A division bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw termed hawking and vending activities in the Nehru Place area as "illegal".

Raj Thackeray backs Dhoble, warns hawkers over holding morcha

Backing Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Vasant Dhoble MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday warned hawkers against holding a rally at Azad Maidan on January 24.

Domestic helps, hawkers to get cashless health insurance

The health insurance cover to the new categories will be provided under the RSBY and it will benefit nearly eight lakh families comprising around 40 lakh people, Delhi Health Minister A K Walia said.

Hawkers run amok at station after death of colleague

Agitated hawkers alleged that one of their colleagues died after being beaten by an RPF ASI.

Hawkers in Kolkata to be issued permits

A high-power committee will identify hawkers in the metropolis who would be issued permits, but there would be no permanent hawking zones.

Mamata favours permanent settlement for hawkers

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata
Banerjee on Sunday said she favours permanent settlement for
`recognised` hawkers.

Hawkers in Hyderabad join Telangana stir

The twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad in Andhra Pradesh Thursday went without newspapers as hawkers joined the ongoing general strike for a separate Telangana state.

Hawkers have field day at Ramlila Maidan

Hazare launched his protest at Ramlila Maidan on Friday
after coming out of Tihar Jail.

J-K Handicrafts dept lodges FIR against dealers, hawkers

The Handicrafts department of
Jammu and Kashmir today lodged an FIR against 21 handicraft
dealers and hawkers in for alleged violation of the Tourist
Trade Act, its spokesman said here on Thursday.