Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 15:25
Two Indian archaeologists are being sent to Kabul to study a "begging bowl" thought to have been used by Buddha in a first step to bringing the artifact back to India, an official said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 16:50
Tamil Nadu Government today said it was taking sincere efforts to eradicate begging in the state.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 20:49
The Burdwan district administration has taken up a project to send back to their home districts women and children who had come from outside the state to live and beg at Burdwan railway station.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 17:14
Two youths, sentenced to one year detention for begging in buses here, have been ordered by the Delhi HC to be tried again.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 01, 2012, 10:07
As part of school curriculum, children in a Bihar school are taught on how to beg and get sympathy from people so that they can earn more.
Last Updated: Monday, April 16, 2012, 16:41
A woman, sentenced to a year of detention in a remand home for begging with her one-year-old daughter, has been set free by a court after admonition.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 11:43
In a shocking incident, a 12-year-old girl was forced to beg by her father in Mysore after she scored poorly in her exams.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 19:28
Ajmer natives Jethu Ram and Laxmi were found begging from passersby at a traffic signal on Lodhi Road.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 30, 2010, 14:34
Kerala Home Minister
Kodiyeri Balakrishnan told assembly that police have
been asked to put up strict vigil against child labour
practice and children being used for begging purpose.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 07, 2010, 18:09
The national capital, which has been using a 51-year-old law to deal with begging, is drafting a more "humane" legislation incorporating various welfare schemes, an official said.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 29, 2010, 00:32
Union Finance Minister Pranab
Mukherjee today paid rich tributes to late Congress leader C
Subramaniam, saying he saved India from the humiliation of
going with the begging bowl for foodgrains.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 21, 2010, 00:16
Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed the
state Director General of Police to ensure that immediate
instructions are issued to police to prevent begging.
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