Senior Citizens
Calcutta  /  Published 27.03.21

Covid jab calls flood hospitals in Calcutta

Now, people aged 60 and above and those between 45 and 59 with comorbidities are eligible for vaccination...
By Sanjay Mandal, Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Lessons from mild post-vaccine cases

Health department officials and doctors said a jab could not have 100 per cent efficacy and so one should not drop guard even after getting two doses...
By Sanjay Mandal, Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.03.21

Prioritise treatment of elderly, hospitals told

Apex court grants three weeks' time to all states to respond to the fresh suggestions...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 02.03.21

Glitches in app hit vaccination drive

Officials said there was no way other than sending back senior citizens because many of them were above 70 or 80 years...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

India  /  Published 25.02.21

Covid: option to pay & get vaccinated on table

The jabs will be offered from March 1 to all people aged above 60 and those older than 45 years with chronic health disorders...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 06.02.21

Seniors find devil in fine print

This brought cheers from senior citizens who had to file annual income tax returns even though they did not have to pay or claim a refund...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.01.21

Indore bid to dump homeless

Indore has been ranked India’s cleanest city for four years straight, and has a reputation for not letting garbage or street dwellers be visible...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.01.21

Sindri senior citizens demand OPD

Inability to traverse over 30 kilometres for health checkup, after the closure of the 200-bedded hospital, forces many to be vocal...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 11.01.21

Bleak age: India's senior citizens

The privatization of care systems — old age homes, nurses and so on are available but at a cost — cannot be the answer; profiteering is the goal of these enterprises...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.12.20

TMH widens senior citizen services

Now anyone above the ago of 75 can avail of special facilities on priority ...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur


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