India  /  Published 08.03.23

Police issue prohibitory order against beggars

The restrictions will be effective from March 9 till April 30...
By PTI in Nagpur

India  /  Published 13.08.21

Child begging: HC seeks govt's response

Next hearing of the matter on September 27...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.07.21

Centre: Ensure jabs for nomads

There is a need to keep the focus of Covid vaccination on the most vulnerable groups, says health ministry...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.07.21

SC backs beggars' rights

Bench orders Delhi government to respond to plea seeking vaccination of vagabonds...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 16.06.21

Friends turn beggars into farmers

The beneficiaries, who used to beg on the streets of Gangte village, about 12km from Birbhum’s Suri, will now have earnings from selling the produce of the farm...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 16.09.20

Three ‘beggars’ of Banjara gang in theft net

Cameras capture same men begging in Narkeldanga & Entally...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.06.20

Villagers’ act of compassion

80-year-old woman taken for final journey with all Hindu rituals, villagers to hold langar...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

India  /  Published 27.03.20

Move to feed beggars in 10 cities

Under the rehab plan, the civic authorities will engage NGOs to identify beggars through a survey...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 31.12.19

Be the change, make the world a kinder place

More than one-time acts of kindness, look for sustainable ways ...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 08.06.19

Who are the women beggars?

The myth of a begging mafia seems to be a time-tested exercise in deflection from some hard truths...
By Sabina Y. Rahman


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