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Elder care: Jobs aplenty, but there’s no one to care

Home care is at a premium, as senior citizens are struggling to fend for themselves in the lockdown

06 Jul 2020 7:14 PM

Growing old with grace

August 21 is the UN-proclaimed World Senior Citizen Day. Here's how technology is making life easier for aging adults.

19 Aug 2019 11:42 AM

‘Abusive son can’t enter mother’s home’

The mother, a 72-year-old doctor said that she had approached court as a last resort to save herself from the problems her son was creating for her.

22 May 2018 1:35 AM

Union Budget: Govt exempts Rs 50k interest income for senior citizens

Deduction limit for health insurance and medical expenditure has been raised from Rs 30,000 to Rs 50,000 under Section 80D.

01 Feb 2018 5:00 PM

Aadhaar-SIM linking to get easier for senior citizens

The Supreme Court's order in February 2017 mandated linking phone numbers with Aadhaar for every individual.

11 Oct 2017 12:19 PM


Mumbai: Elderly held for assault on two minors

The 72-year-old would allegedly molest the duo when they visited his place to play with his pet dog.

09 Oct 2017 3:06 AM

Congress attacks BJP for pension delay

Mr Dutt also demanded that pension be raised from Rs 1000 to Rs 2500.

07 Oct 2017 2:04 AM

RBI urges banks to be sensitive to senior citizen, differently-abled people

The Reserve Bank of India also permitted co-operative banks to open current accounts.

04 Oct 2017 8:26 PM

Senior citizens in Hyderabad take initiative to repair potholes on road

Despite assurances from officials, no action has been taken yet and the road is dangerous, especially for the people who ride two-wheelers.

30 Jul 2017 4:17 PM

Burglars kill three of family, escape with gold, cash

Three burglars entered the house by breaking the kitchen window while the remaining two kept watch outside.

26 Apr 2017 3:17 AM