Half of all homeless people may have suffered a traumatic brain injury at some point in their life, according to new research — which experts say could be either a consequence or even the cause of their homelessness.
A Japanese evacuation center turned away two homeless people as a deadly typhoon approached on the weekend, prompting widespread criticism and a promise from the prime minister on Tuesday that it would not happen again.
Barcelona has begun installing its first shipping container homes just a stone’s throw from La Rambla, the famous thoroughfare in the city center, in a bid to provide emergency housing for people who have been evicted or otherwise driven out of the neighborhood by gentrification.
Pope Francis has given the homeless a Christmas gift of a new clinic in St. Peter’s Square where they can get free medical help, the Vatican said on Saturday, announcing his latest move to help Rome’s destitute.
A homeless man who used his shopping trolley to help thwart an attack by a knife-wielding terrorist, said to be a follower of Daesh, in Australia this month was charged with five offences, including burglary and theft.
New Delhi's homeless will be given cotton masks to help them survive in the world's most polluted major city, officials say, although experts say the basic coverings will be useless against deadly smog particles.