Latest from homeless

Disaster strikes twice for two families of Sangrur village

After being homeless in 1993 floods, Prem Singh and other poverty-stricken flood victims in Punjab face the same fate again as their houses are washed away. They have suffered irrevocable damage to their belongings and are now seeking compensation from the government.

Balvir Singh shows his house submerged in floodwater.
Updated on Jul 19, 2023 11:39 PM IST
By, Sangrur

Homeless man turns underground vault into secret home outside Los Angeles museum

Homeless man found living in underground utility vault near Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles raises concern about safety, access to public areas

A homeless man in Los Angeles was discovered living in an underground utility vault located just steps away from the Japanese American National Museum (JANM).(YouTube/KTLA5)
Published on Jul 09, 2023 05:46 PM IST
ByPaurush Omar

Lack of transparency in process to provide houses to homeless: PDP

Soon after the press conference of Mehbooba on Wednesday evening, the Jammu and Kashmir government in a statement said the government allotting land to two lakh odd persons is factually incorrect and all statements made by her are without having any understanding of the PMAY scheme and revenue laws of the J&K which permit allotment of land to landless, for housing purposes

People’s Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti (File photo)
Updated on Jul 06, 2023 11:07 PM IST
By, Srinagar

DUSIB starts verification drive at shelters in Delhi

The Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), in collaboration with the Delhi Police, started a verification drive last week at its 198 night shelters to keep track of the homeless who are taking refuge at these shelters across the city

Of the 198 night shelters, 82 are permanent buildings, 103 are portable cabins, three are temporary buildings and 10 are locations under special camps. (HT Archive)
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 11:47 PM IST

Prince William using his Cornwall estate for public housing to end homelessness

Prince William, the future King of England, Duke of Cambridge is leading the charge against homelessness.

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prince William during a visit to Loftus Road, the home of Queens Park Rangers in west London, ahead of the sixth anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire, to hear how the club has provided invaluable support in the immediate aftermath and in the years since the fire, as well as meet some of the affected community who they have worked with. Picture date: Friday May 26, 2023. Aaron Chown/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo(via REUTERS)
Published on Jun 18, 2023 08:24 AM IST
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
My Reads
My Offers
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Tuesday, September 26, 2023
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Register Free and get Exciting Deals