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Millionaire 'beggar' arrested by Saudi Arabia police

Jul 23, 2014

Millionaire 'beggar' arrested by Saudi Arabia police

Police in Saudi Arabia have arrested a beggar, who, it later turned out, has been sitting on a fortune of over $300,000, a media report said on Wednesday. #Beggars #Saudi Arabia #Beggars in Middle East #Saudi ban on begging #Saudi Arabia's begging laws
Given alternate sources of income, Delhi's beggars prosper

Jan 05, 2012

Given alternate sources of income, Delhi's beggars prosper

The MESH (Maximising Employment to Serve the Handicapped) programme which helps lepers and the disabled become employable, shows that beggars can go from the streets to being responsible citizens. #Delhi #Poverty #Faridabad #Beggars #Leprosy
Meet the beggarcatchers How Sharmaji captures his prey

Jul 23, 2011

Meet the beggarcatchers How Sharmaji captures his prey

The senior officer at the Beggars Court shares the special techniques our government uses to round up those pesky vagrants including the hightech Beggar Information System 2.1. #BooksWeLike #BookExcerpt #Begging #Beggars #Aman Sethi
Meet the beggarcatchers How Sharmaji captures his prey

Sep 21, 2014

See Chinese beggar rolling in stash of cash, literally

Pictures of an elderly Chinese beggar literally rolling in banknotes – counting his stash of cash – have gone viral on More.....
Meet the beggarcatchers How Sharmaji captures his prey

Sep 25, 2014

It’s A Start, But Not Enough

Find Eric Fisher on Twitter and Facebook Good news first: Some rain is going to fall from the sky. Bad news second: Not enough, and not widespread. Beggars can’t be choosers but this approaching storm […...
Meet the beggarcatchers How Sharmaji captures his prey

Sep 21, 2014

China: A land where beggars are choosers… of 5-star rooms and branded goods

Tales of beggars roaming around in Land Cruisers and living in posh hotels aren't limited to one region in the world. A More.....