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Adela Suliman

Homeless children in England living in shipping containers, hostels: Commissioner's report

21 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Children in England are sleeping in converted shipping containers and rooming houses, environments that are often dangerous and far from their schools, a report by the Children's Commissioner for England found on Wednesday.

Apple takes art to city streets to augment reality

16 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tech giant Apple is taking art out of the gallery and splashing it on the real world, creating playful, digital skylines with technology that critics fear could become sinister and invasive.

Apple takes art to city streets to augment reality

16 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tech giant Apple is taking art out of the gallery and splashing it on the real world, creating playful, digital skylines with technology that critics fear could become sinister and invasive.

Politics v pilgrimage: some Muslims call for Saudi haj boycott

09 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As millions of Muslims don robes and flock to Mecca for haj, a small counter movement to boycott the pilgrimage in protest at Saudi Arabia's politics has won limited support online.

Politics v pilgrimage: some Muslims call for Saudi haj boycott

09 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As millions of Muslims don robes and flock to Mecca for haj, a small counter movement to boycott the pilgrimage in protest at Saudi Arabia's politics has won limited support online.

'Sandscaping' first for UK in bid to save coastal homes

07 Aug 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A giant sand dune is being built on England's east coast to save 400 homes from storm surges, in Britain's first attempt to use "sandscaping" to stave off rising seas and prepare for a changing climate, engineers said on Tuesday.

'Sandscaping' first for UK in bid to save coastal homes

06 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A giant sand dune is being built on England's east coast to save 400 homes from storm surges, in Britain's first attempt to use "sandscaping" to stave off rising seas and prepare for a changing climate, engineers said on Tuesday.

Britain's one-pound homes more than a gimmick, say owners

30 Jul 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Graduate student Victoria Brennan knew she was taking a risk when she bought a home in a run-down neighborhood in the northern English city of Liverpool for less than the price of a cup of coffee.

FEATURE-Britain's one-pound homes more than a gimmick, say owners

30 Jul 2019

LONDON, July 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Graduate student Victoria Brennan knew she was taking a risk when she bought a home in a run-down neighbourhood in the northern English city of Liverpool for less than the price of a cup of coffee.

Football Homeless World Cup blows whistle on social exclusion

29 Jul 2019

CARDIFF (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From street vendors to asylum seekers, nearly 500 men and women gathered in Cardiff on Saturday to kick off the 17th Football Homeless World Cup, in a bid to tackle social exclusion and offer a respite from rough sleeping. | Video

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