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.

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.

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.

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.

Around 19,000 Ukrainian refugees flee to Russia

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Hotels shelter Venezuelans affected by floods

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

Goa police asked to check if naxals using state as a shelter

In the wake of recent arrests of
some naxal leaders here, the Goa government has asked the
police to check whether naxals are using the state as a
shelter to bide their time.

17,205 kids given shelter under state-run scheme

A total 17,205 children benefited from open shelters provided under a government scheme in nine states last year, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath said Monday.

`Good shelter` unlikely in Haiti: UN official

A top UN official in Haiti on Friday said many of those made homeless by the massive earthquake one month ago are unlikely to be provided "good shelter" before the coming rainy season.

After 1 month of chaos, Haitians help themselves

After the worst disaster in Haitian history, an international aid effort has not provided the people of the Marassa 14 neighbourhood with the food, shelter and security they need. So they built a new community from scratch.