Senior Citizens
News  /  Published 09.09.22

New Town AE Block Cultural and Social Welfare Association felicitates elderly neighbours

At a felicitation of neighbours aged 75 years and above, that New Town AE Block Cultural and Social Welfare Association had organised on World Senior Citizens Day on August 21, two of the recipients v...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

India  /  Published 30.08.22

'Delhi most unsafe for senior citizens'

Delhi is the most unsafe for senior citizens among all metropolitan cities in India accounting for over 27 per cent of total crimes committed against people aged 60 years and above in these cities, ac...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 30.08.22

Hand in hand with senior citizens for pandal-hopping

Packed breakfast and buffet lunch will be provided. The city tour is available to all for Rs 3,250. The travel agency will provide assistance to the elderly. First-aid kit will be available on-board a...
By Jaismita Alexander

News  /  Published 26.08.22

Tech lessons and skits for elderly at New Town home

Students of a city college have been spending two hours every week with the elderly of a senior citizens’ home and a club for elders, teaching them how to use technology to stay in touch with th...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

India  /  Published 16.08.22

Ratan Tata invests in senior citizen start-up

Industry leader Ratan Tata on Tuesday announced an undisclosed investment into startup Goodfellows that offers companionship to senior citizens as a service. The octogenarian industrialist has been a...
By PTI in Mumbai


India  /  Published 02.08.22

HC concern for seniors

The Delhi High Court has held that proceedings under the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007 are aimed at ensuring that senior citizens can enjoy their twilight years in p...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 23.07.22

Cop safety tips for students

Siliguri metropolitan police have launched an awareness drive for students to apprise them of traffic safety, evils of drug abuse, cyber crime and women’s rights.In a regular manner, senior poli...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

News  /  Published 20.06.22

Auto driver held for robbing elderly outside banks

An autorickshaw driver has been arrested for allegedly robbing elderly people after they would step out of banks. According to police, auto driver Susobhan Dasgupta has robbed at least 10 persons sin...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Belghoria

World  /  Published 11.06.22

Indian national held for scam in US

Federal law enforcement officials have arrested an Indian national in Virginia on charges of participating in an alleged nationwide scam targeting senior citizens. Anirudha Kalkote, 24, was produced ...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

News  /  Published 30.05.22

Doctors stress need to spot dementia at early stage

Lack of understanding or awareness about dementia is widespread in society, even among those with access to information, leading to failure in recognising the pre-dementia stage, said doctors and thos...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata


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