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# beggars - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

An Indian city is rounding up beggars ahead of a visit by Ivanka Trump
# Hyderabad
# Hyderabad

An Indian city is rounding up beggars ahead of a visit by Ivanka Trump

Nov 15th 2017, 6:25 PM 15,391 Views 25 Comments

Begging is a criminal offence in India and can be punished by as much as 10 years in prison, although the law is rarely enforced.

# beggars - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

At least two arrested over 'tissue packet begging scam' on Irish trains
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

At least two arrested over 'tissue packet begging scam' on Irish trains

Apr 26th 2017, 12:05 AM 128,830 Views 101 Comments

Irish Rail said it is cracking down on the organised begging.

# beggars - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Dublin restaurants say persistent beggars are a 'major threat' to diners' comfort
# Begging
# Begging

Dublin restaurants say persistent beggars are a 'major threat' to diners' comfort

Jan 14th 2017, 6:11 PM 37,368 Views 91 Comments

A Dublin City Council report also recommends planning rules for outdoor seating be relaxed.

# beggars - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Gay people 'more likely to dodge tickets', metro workers told
# Madrid
# Madrid

Gay people 'more likely to dodge tickets', metro workers told

Feb 19th 2015, 10:20 PM 20,761 Views 36 Comments

An investigation has been launched into the leaked memo.

# beggars - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Ombudsman upholds complaint about article on 'parasitic' Roma beggars
# Roma Community
# Roma Community

Ombudsman upholds complaint about article on 'parasitic' Roma beggars

Jan 22nd 2014, 10:03 AM 19,449 Views 17 Comments

The column claimed Roma beggars “look on this country as a giant stupid cow to be milked whenever they see fit”.

# beggars - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Organisation in Dublin launches campaign to reduce street begging
# Begging
# Begging

Organisation in Dublin launches campaign to reduce street begging

Jan 31st 2013, 2:37 PM 10,328 Views 107 Comments

The Dublin City Business Improvement District is encouraging people to place donations in new ‘giving boxes’ instead of directly to people begging.