US policeman buys nappies, shoes for homeless mother caught shoplifting

A US police officer, called to a Walmart store to investigate a woman caught shop-lifting, shelled out own cash to buy diapers and shoes for the homeless mother of six.

Mumbai: Around five lakh street dwellers sleep on road

Around five lakh street dwellers are sleeping on road daily in Mumbai.

Pope Francis greets homeless at Sistine Chapel

 Dozens of homeless people were on Thursday treated to a private viewing of the Sistine Chapel, complete with a surprise appearance by Pope Francis himself, in the pontiff`s latest gesture towards the most vulnerable in society.

Moscow couple accused of killing homeless to 'clean up' city

A Russian couple allegedly carried out a string of murders targeting homeless people in Moscow to "clean up" the city, investigators said on Friday.

Most of Delhi's homeless refuse to shift to shelters, HC told

The city government on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that most of the homeless people do not want to shift to night shelters and that they were involved in drugs-related activities.

Jung grants Rs 7 crore more for night shelters in Delhi

Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung has granted an additional Rs.7 crore for the upkeep of night shelters for the city`s homeless, his office said Monday.

Ellie Goulding to serve homeless on Christmas
Ellie Goulding to serve homeless on Christmas

Actress Ellie Goulding will be serving food to homeless people and will help out at a shelter all day, on Christmas Eve.

British student raises thousands for 'homeless hero'

A British student has raised thousands of pounds for a "homeless hero" who offered her his last few coins to get home at night after she lost her bank card.

NGOs helping Agra's homeless to survive the chill

 With the temperature dropping by each passing day and this Taj city enveloped in a misty fog in the morning, night shelters set up by voluntary groups are providing succour to the needy.

Tyga, Kylie Jenner serve Thanksgiving meal for homeless people
Tyga, Kylie Jenner serve Thanksgiving meal for homeless people

Rapper Tyga and his rumoured girlfriend, reality TV star Kylie Jenner, were among stars who helped serve meals for homeless people on Thanksgiving eve.

Homeless, mentally ill Indian women face vicious cycle: Study

Homeless, mentally ill women in India are reunited with their families before undergoing sufficient psychosocial rehabilitation which causes them to suffer relapses and end up homeless again, an award-winning study by an Indian-American researcher has found.

Miley Cyrus to throw 6000 pound party for homeless
Miley Cyrus to throw 6000 pound party for homeless

Singer Miley Cyrus is throwing a 6,000 pound Christmas party for homeless people.

Venkaiah Naidu asks states to address challenges in urban governance

Urban Housing and Poverty Alleviation Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Friday expressed concern over deficit in urban governance and asked the states and union territories to address the emerging challenges.

In Donetsk, homeless Ukrainians loathe Kiev government

Despite living in a tiny cellar in Donetsk for more than three months, Sergei is not complaining about the frequent shelling or lack of running water. Instead, he saves his fury for his own country -- Ukraine.

Liam Gallagher gives 50 pound notes to homeless

Musician Liam Gallagher was recently seen giving 50 pound notes to homeless men here.

I was homeless for two years: Ed Sheeran
I was homeless for two years: Ed Sheeran

Singer Ed Sheeran has revealed that before becoming famous, he was homeless for two-and-a-half years.

Cher never looks in the mirror

Singer Cher claims she has not looked in a mirror in years because she hates getting older.

Night shelters are for pregnant and lactating women: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Friday rapped night shelters` occupants who have made them their permanent home and said the shelters were meant for homeless pregnant and lactating women and not for healthy persons.

Cher Lloyd is homeless

`X Factor` star Cher Lloyd is too busy to make a home.