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An unlikely hurricane hero takes over chaotic Texas storm shelter

An unlikely hurricane hero takes over chaotic Texas storm shelter

The truth was that no one - at least, officially - had been running the shelter at Live Oak Elementary school. The city of Rockport, a coastal community about 30 miles northeast of Corpus Christi, had opened it before the storm hit Friday. 

Aug 28, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit Bihar

Thousands living under open sky in flood-hit Bihar

Authorities have failed to provide them a polythene or plastic sheet. Their roof is the sky.

Aug 17, 2017, 17:20 PM IST
Education most important after food, clothing, shelter: Amitabh Bachchan

Education most important after food, clothing, shelter: Amitabh Bachchan

Bachchan also said that he still harbours feelings of going to school and college and learning from them.

Jun 13, 2016, 20:30 PM IST

Italy slams anti-immigrant north as crisis deepens

Italy`s government on Monday slammed the country`s powerful northern regions for their "unjust" refusal to accommodate more migrants, begging the question of where thousands of incoming refugees will find shelter.

Jun 09, 2015, 02:47 AM IST

AIIMS to provide shelter to patients, relatives in winter

With the slump in the temperature and cold winds sweeping across the national capital, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has geared up to provide night shelters to the patients and their relatives who fail to get a bed and have to camp outside the premiere institution.

Dec 20, 2014, 21:38 PM IST

AIIMS to provide shelter to patients, relatives in winter

With the slump in the temperature and cold winds sweeping across the national capital, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has geared up to provide night shelters to the patients and their relatives who fail to get a bed and have to camp outside the premiere institution.

Dec 20, 2014, 20:44 PM IST

Railway refuse to give land for shelter at night: Delhi HC told

 The Railway on Friday told the Delhi High Court that its land near stations here is not available to make night shelters for the homeless as the people who will stay there will not die of cold but will be killed when they cross the tracks carelessly.

Dec 12, 2014, 21:00 PM IST

Iraqis seek shelter from battles and privation

On a dusty patch of land off a highway in northern Iraq, Faisal watches his three-week-old son cry in the tent that is now his home.

Jun 22, 2014, 10:01 AM IST

Around 19,000 Ukrainian refugees flee to Russia

Nearly 19,000 refugees have fled Ukraine for Russia, the government said Thursday citing latest statistics.

Jun 20, 2014, 05:39 AM IST

UN bases shelter a record 95,000 in South Sudan

The number of civilians seeking refuge on UN bases from bloodshed in South Sudan has reached a peak of 95,000 since fighting broke out in December, the United Nations has said.

Jun 20, 2014, 04:11 AM IST

Delhi HC slams Delhi govt for failing to provide shelters to poor

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday slammed Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) for failing to provide night shelters to the homeless in the national capital and criticised the police for "beating" people for sleeping on the roadside.

Feb 26, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Neanderthal `homes` were tidy and organised

Neanderthals, like modern humans, had separate areas in their shelters dedicated to various activities and household chores, according to a new study.

Dec 07, 2013, 15:01 PM IST

Riches to rags: Ex-editor offered shelter by Mumbai couple

Sixty-five-year-old Sunita Naik, former editor of Marathi magazine `Grihalaxmi`, who was living on the pavement outside a local gurdwara here for the past two months, has been offered shelter by a couple.

Aug 20, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

Orphaned by AIDS, siblings forced to return to graveyard shelter in UP

Land for a house granted to five siblings who were found living in a graveyard cannot be handed over to them as there is a stay order against its transfer, one of the children has said on Monday.

Jul 29, 2013, 20:40 PM IST

Canadian who sheltered Americans in Iran dies

John Sheardown, a former Canadian diplomat who sheltered fugitive US Embassy staffers at his Tehran home during 1979 Iran hostage crisis has died.

Jan 06, 2013, 08:46 AM IST

Ensure proper shelter for poor during Kumbh: HC

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday directed Municipal authorities to ensure proper shelter for the poor visiting the city.

Jan 02, 2013, 18:02 PM IST

Sushanta Ghosh sheltering in Tripura: Cong MLA

West Bengal CPI-M leader Sushanta
Ghosh, being sought by the police since the unearthing of
several skeletons from near his ancestral house at Garbeta in
West Midnapore district, is taking shelter in Tripura.

Jul 06, 2011, 00:14 AM IST

Shelter, education to street kids by Delhi govt

Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit on Tuesday launched a project to provide shelter, education and other facilities to around 30,000 street and working
children in the city.

Jun 14, 2011, 18:03 PM IST

A lakh homeless spend winter on Delhi`s streets

Delhi has over 100,000 homeless people, most of whom are left to fend for themselves in the open during the cruel winter season.

Dec 09, 2010, 15:09 PM IST

Hotels shelter Venezuelans affected by floods

Flooding and mudslides following weeks of torrential rains have badly hit thousands of Venezuelans.

Dec 07, 2010, 09:55 AM IST