With homelessness on the rise and an economic crisis looming, Germany faces a reckoning.
The village was to be home to 11,000 Olympic athletes and 4,400 Paralympic athletes. It is largely complete and empty with the Olympic opening postponed by the novel coronavirus outbreak until July 23, 2021.
The country's homeless are dealing with food scarcity, not to mention the absence of medical care and lack of safe places to sleep, while 40,000 of them are without a roof over their heads.
With no roof over their heads and no food to sustain themselves, the homeless around the world are one of the most vulnerable groups in light of the global pandemic.
Responding to an initiative already run by fans of both clubs, City and United will donate 50,000 pounds each to the Trussell Trust, a support network of more than 1,200 food banks.
A report says homelessness in California increased by 21,306, or 16.4 percent, between 2018 and 2019, which is more than the total national increase of every other state combined.
Homelessness has increased 23 percent in the UK due to unaffordable rents and a lack of government action.
Police in India's commercial capital face accusations of using an old law against begging as a way to pick up anyone sleeping on the streets so they can reach their arrest quotas.
Life on the street puts unimaginable miseries and limits on the upward mobility of many teenagers in America, but homeless teens like Ronaldino Crosdale have achieved an academic milestone, defying all odds.
A Pakistani resident opened a restaurant on one of DC’s most famous streets in 2013. Far from being a profit-making endeavour, it is a sanctuary for the homeless and the downtrodden.
"At least 470 shanties were destroyed by the fire. So far nine people have died. They included four members of a family," fire brigade official says.
Microsoft President Brad Smith announced the company was pledging $500 million to address homelessness and develop affordable housing in the region.
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