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Aug 30, 2017
Mumbai rains: Citizens open their homes, hearts to strangers after city comes to a haltAs heavens opened up over Mumbai, its residents too opened their homes and hearts to strangers, offering assistance to those stranded in the devastating rains and floods that brought the megapolis to its knees.
Jul 24, 2017
Varishtha Pension Yojana: Will the existing scheme cannibalise it?It appears that the new scheme would arouse the interest of only those who have more than Rs 15 lakh to spare
Jul 21, 2017
Arun Jaitley to launch senior citizens pension scheme today, to offer 8% fixed interest ratePension is payable at the end of each period, during the policy term of 10 years, as per the frequency of monthly, quarterly, half-yearly, yearly as chosen by the pensioner at the time of purchase
Jun 30, 2017
Govt slashes interest rates by 0.1% on PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra, other small savings schemesKisan Vikas Patra (KVP) investments will yield 7.5 percent and mature in 115 months
Jun 20, 2017
The Promised Land: It's a hard life for children, parents of Kerala's migrant workersMigration may have benefited Kerala but it has made life miserable for the members of their families left behind by the migrants.
Jun 12, 2017
Senior citizens put themselves back in job market, employers should focus on this growing social needSenior citizens are increasingly looking at work options post-retirement to keep themselves financially independent and productive. Are employers listening to this growing social need?
Apr 21, 2017
Air India lowers age limit to 60 years for elderly travel concessionEarlier, the age limit for this offer was 63 years.
Apr 13, 2017
Railways rolls back need for Aadhaar card for senior citizen's concessional ticketsThe Aadhaar-based ticketing system for the railways has been withdrawn with immediate effect.
Feb 01, 2017
Union Budget 2017: Focus on 'welfare schemes' sends right message, it's now up to BJP to convince votersThe Narendra Modi-led BJP government has succeeded in giving a political message through the Union Budget 2017 — it is pro-poor and is inclined to give special thrust to the welfare of the underprivileged and marginalised sections of the society.
Jan 24, 2017
Cabinet clears pension scheme for seniors with 8% guaranteed returnThe pension scheme, the release said is a part of governments commitment for financial inclusion and social security.