Congress will work to empower street vendors: Rahul Gandhi

A day after Parliament cleared the street vendors bill, scores of street vendors today met Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and thanked him for his help in ensuring passage of the legislation.

Woman vendors to press for passage of Street Vendors Bill

Women vendors are set to sit on an indefinite strike from Monday to press for the passage of the Street Vendors Bill in Parliament.

Rahul seeks Opp support on anti-corruption, street vendors bills

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday appealed to Opposition parties to support the passage of six anti-corruption bills as also the Street Vendors Bill in the Parliament session starting Wednesday.

Nido Taniam death: Rahul Gandhi visits protesters at Jantar Mantar

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday reached Jantar Mantar to address the candle light protest carried out by the North Eastern community against the death of Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Taniam.

NASVI demands immediate passage of Street Vendors Bill

Welcoming the government`s move to extend the parliamentary session till September 6, NASVI on Tuesday demanded immediate passage of a Bill, which aims at regulating street vending through demarcation of vending zones.

Girija Vyas to help poor and generate employment

Implementing the government`s livelihood mission aimed at allaying poverty in urban areas would be a priority, the new Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Girija Vyas said on Tuesday.