World | Erica Goode, The New York Times | Wednesday December 4, 2013
There were times - after he told his parents he was gay, for example, and his mother wept, and his father tried to hit him - when Fredy Bolvito curled up on a bench in Union Square here and cried because he had AIDS and no job and no place to stay, a...
Offbeat | Associated Press | Friday November 29, 2013
Members of a Mormon congregation in the U.S. encountered someone they thought was a homeless man at church on Sunday.
World | Associated Press | Friday November 29, 2013
When he was archbishop of Buenos Aires, Pope Francis was known to sneak out at night and break bread with the homeless, sit with them literally on the street and eat with them.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 20, 2013
The Election Commission (EC) distributed voter identity cards to more than 100 homeless people in Delhi so that they can vote in the December 4 assembly polls, authorities said on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 15, 2013
A young homeless man who claimed he heard voices in his head killed a 90-year-old villager in southern France and then ate his tongue and heart, officials said on Friday.
World | Michael Wilson, The New York Times | Sunday November 10, 2013
The SUV pulled up outside an RV park in Alvarado, Texas, where a homeless man was hanging around, waiting for work doing odd jobs.
India | Sanjay Ramakant Tiwari | Sunday November 3, 2013
In Maharashtra, over 50,000 people who were supposed to get houses are now forced to observe Diwali as homeless.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 20, 2013
Efforts by Election Commission (EC) to include citizens from the marginalised sections on electoral roll have started showing results.
Cities | Maya Sharma | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Imagine having no home, no roof over your head. Hundreds of people in Bangalore - mainly from the IT sector decided to understand that feeling better by spending a night out with a difference.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 2, 2013
A mentally disturbed US homeless man slashed and stabbed five people with a pair of scissors in a New York park on Tuesday, one of them a one-year-old child, police said.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 21, 2013
The businessman hired 70-80 homeless people from downtown LA, and hired them to spend the night waiting in line outside the Apple store in Pasadena.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday September 21, 2013
The Uttar Pradesh police today arrested two more legislators accused of inciting the Hindu-Muslim tension that left nearly 50 people dead and 40,000 homeless in Muzaffarnagar earlier this month. So far, three MLAs have been arrested for their alleged...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 20, 2013
Honesty has - quite literally - paid off for a US homeless man who turned in a $42,000 find: a bid to raise money for him passed the $100,000 mark on Thursday.
World | Mireya Navarro, The New York Times | Wednesday September 18, 2013
On many days, Alpha Manzueta gets off from one job at 7 a.m., only to start her second at noon. In between she goes to a place she's called home for the last three years - a homeless shelter.
India | Reported by Anant Zanane, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 18, 2013
Zubaida lives with her family of seven in a tent, chases after tractors for food, and scavenges piles of used clothes for anything to wear.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday September 16, 2013
A homeless man in the US returned a lost backpack, containing USD 2,400 cash and USD 39,500 in cheques, to the police.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 13, 2013
Actress Raveena Tandon, who has teamed up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for its dog adoption campaign Puppy Love: Adopt, Don't Buy, urges people to adopt homeless dogs from the streets and shelters.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 23, 2013
Five years of rigorous training and the much-needed motivation have borne fruit for two 18-year-olds who will represent India in the Homeless World Cup.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday July 17, 2013
The Supreme Court has struck down the ban on dance bars, which the state home ministry had condemned in 2005 as fronts for crime and prostitution.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 15, 2013
Three South Koreans were confirmed dead or missing after heavy rains pounded the Korean peninsula, leaving hundreds homeless as the downpours left a trail of destruction in the two Koreas, officials said on Monday.