Latest News on Senior Citizens
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Dec 14, 2018
Supreme Court bats for rights of elderly, directs Centre to increase pension and set up old age homesThe Supreme Court of India made some poignant observations on the plight of elderly.
Sep 13, 2018
Maharashtra government asks state police to develop GPS-based emergency alert system for senior citizensApart from the emergency alert mechanism, the Maharashtra police have also been told to set in place a senior citizens' helpline in all districts and commissionerates.
May 14, 2018
Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife bluesA suitable amendment in the law would be conducive to checking one's tendency to dip into one’s retirement funds at the drop of a hat.
Apr 12, 2018
Adivasis, Dalits, Muslims have lowest mean age of death among Indians, reveals new reportAt 43 years, the mean age of death for adivasis (scheduled tribes or STs) was the lowest, meaning they were more likely to die before other Indians, according to a new paper.
Mar 10, 2018
Supreme Court should consider Indian senior citizens' right to die with dignity, go beyond medical reasonsGiven the collapse of the large Indian family and the known fact that most senior citizens are treated badly, the Supreme Court should consider extending the right to die with dignity to the elderly
Feb 03, 2018
Arun Jaitley's bonanza for senior citizens poses a dilemma, FD or SB interest?The new tax benefit is, however, going to make senior citizens more wanted.
Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley hikes exemption limit on interest income for senior citizens to Rs 50 k annuallyAnnouncing benefits for senior citizens, Arun Jaitley said exemption limit on income from interest for them has been raised five times to Rs 50,000 per year
Dec 14, 2017
Remove 'bail-in' clause in FRDI Bill as deposits only way of saving money for elderly, pensioners: AssochamAssocham Secretary General D S Rawat says bail-in concept especially for depositors should be completely done away with
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.