slum area


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Noun1.slum area - a district of a city marked by poverty and inferior living conditionsslum area - a district of a city marked by poverty and inferior living conditions
city district - a district of a town or city
shantytown - a city district inhabited by people living in huts and shanties
skid row - a city district frequented by vagrants and alcoholics and addicts
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slum area

nquartiere m povero
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FILE - Rawdat al-Sayeda social housing units CAIRO - 19 August 2019: Cairo Governorate Municipal Authority relocated 788 families from Tereat Al Tawarea slum area to Ahalina neighborhood, Cairo Governor Khaled Abdel Aal announced on Monday.
Fire leaves 20 Caloocan families homeless !-- -- Marc Jayson Cayabyab (The Philippine Star) - February 6, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Twenty families were left homeless when a fire razed a slum area in Barangay 8, Caloocan City before dawn yesterday.
Muhammad Yaseen, a 52-year-old from slum area near Expo Centre, said his mother Zainab Bibi was suffering from pneumonia.
(2002), [3] we considered a household as being in a slum area if it simultaneously lacked piped water, electricity and a flush toilet.
Summary: Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): A fire broke out in a slum area at Patil Estate Lane no 3 near Shivajinagar here on Wednesday afternoon.
He administered polio drops to the children of slum area in Islamabad.
Summary: The apartment block was located in a slum area on the outskirts of the Egyptian capital
ISLAMABAD -- Two people were killed on Thursday after armed men opened fire at each other over a domestic dispute in a slum area of the federal capital.
This comparative descriptive pilot study was conducted at two primary schools randomly selected one from posh and other from slum area of Patna, Bihar.
This brought with it a lot of hardships, but also surprising insights in the resilience of the slum dwellers who although living in extreme poverty manage to cope with external threats--of which the recurring floods and the ever looming danger of clearance of the slum area by the government were the most critical.
It has been observed that present slowly the people were coming and settling in the slum area of I-10 and the concerned authorities were doing nothing in this regard.