Senior Citizens
Jharkhand  /  Published 17.01.21

Sindri senior citizens demand OPD

The closure of the Sindri Fertilizer factory in 2002 eventually resulted in the closure of the 200-bedded FCI hospital. The absence of any healthcare facility has forced the senior citizens of the are...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 11.01.21

Bleak age: India's senior citizens

Is a long life necessarily a fulfilling one? This is a key question arising out of the findings of India’s maiden longitudinal ageing study, the world’s largest-ever detailed survey conduc...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.12.20

TMH widens senior citizen services

As of now, senior citizens need not pre-book appointments on phone or intranet or TMH Vishwas App for OPD consultations.  As per the initiative, which came into effect from Tuesday, all patients...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Calcutta  /  Published 27.11.20

Life certificates to be received at Snehodiya

The New Town Kolkata Development Authority(NKDA) has planned to start a camp at Snehodiya from December 1 where pensioners can deposit their life certificates.  Pensioners have to deposit the ce...
By Our Special Correspondent in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 20.11.20

Calcutta metro e-pass relief

Starting Thursday, children below 15 and women can enter a Metro station without an e-pass from 11am to 5pm, officials said. An e-pass was so far mandatory for any passenger under 60 to enter a Metro...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 11.11.20

No need to queue up for life certificate

This November, pensioners will not have to queue up at the bank or the post office to submit their life certificates. India Post has launched a doorstep delivery service, through its India Post Paymen...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 30.10.20

Senior citizens' New Town puja

And if there is no cultural programme by members this year, that gap in the schedule too is being filled by the duo. “Palash is a professional singer and a student of veteran artiste Pramita Mul...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.10.20

Metro not to run Puja all-night trains

Starting Wednesday, senior citizens will be able to enter Metro stations throughout the day without an e-pass. They will just have to show their I-cards at the gates. For others, an e-pass is mandato...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

World  /  Published 12.10.20

UK set for 3-tier lockdown

A set of makeshift hospitals built within a record time earlier this year to help deal with an influx of Covid-19 cases are being asked to mobilise in parts of northern England on Monday as coronaviru...
By Aditi Khanna in London

Style  /  Published 23.09.20

Do not go gentle, do neon

An ad showing these days about  a newly engaged senior couple has the lady introducing her Bae to her family and her kids are more than excited and accepting. That looks as refreshing as the bran...
By Sanika Kakirde in


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