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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Mumbai dabbawalas


Mumbai: Dabbawalas, staff of consulates allowed to travel in local trains

October 07, 2020 3:21 pm

Currently, in view of the COVID-19 restrictions, only the dabbawalas who could reach the south Mumbai area on their cycles were able to deliver food to office-goers.

Mumbai: Allowed to board trains, dabbawalas face dwindling customer base, rusted bicycles

October 02, 2020 12:01 pm

Ever since the government allowed shops and offices to open with a limited number of employees in June, dabbawalas have been making a small number of deliveries on bicycles, but only on short routes in central and south Mumbai.

Dabbawalas urge Maharashtra govt to permit them local train travel

September 12, 2020 3:10 pm

The president of Mumbai Dabbawala Association said that currently, dabbawalas who can reach south Mumbai area on their cycles are able to deliver food to offices and added that meals are being delivered in keeping with all COVID-19 safety norms.

COVID-19 claims life of Mumbai dabbawala

June 25, 2020 5:41 pm

The resident of Malad had succumbed to the infection at Nair Hospital. His wife has been quarantined.

As coronavirus cases rise, Mumbai dabbawalas call off services till March 31

March 19, 2020 1:45 pm

The dabbawalas ferry tiffins of home-made food to thousands of office-goers in the city every day. They also provide free food outside these three hospitals to the relatives of patients who come from far-away places.

'Dabbawalas' to deliver couriers, parcels soon

May 17, 2018 3:06 pm

Speaking at a session in the Global Exhibition on Services here, he said they will be celebrating the wedding of Prince Harry of the British royal family and Hollywood actor Meghan Markle in a special way.

Mumbai Dabbawalas to mark Prince Harry's wedding in a special way

May 12, 2018 11:46 am

Some five thousand Dabbawalas deliver around two lakh lunch boxes to offices in Mumbai every day. They are known for their flawless delivery system, which has been studied by global management experts.

'Dabbawalas,Kumbh top self-organisation' examples

November 17, 2011 12:58 pm

Indian-American researcher says the unique tiffin service is similar to decentralised structure of the Internet.

Changing food habits hit growth of Mumbai dabbawalas

October 19, 2011 11:37 am

Craze for fast food among the youngsters has led to stagnation in the growth of dabbawalas' clients.

Anna support swells in country

August 19, 2011 1:25 pm

From villages of MP to lawyers in Bihar,people skipped work to support Hazare's cause.


Mumbai dabbawalas deliver on Swachh Bharat promise

December 27, 2014 10:10 am

Dabbawalas have joined a long list of celebrities and noted personalties who have been asked by the PM to join cleanliness drive.

Tiger Woods arrives in India

February 03, 2014 7:29 pm

Tiger Woods who arrived in New Delhi said his dream of visiting India will finally be realised.