senior citizens

Mumbai: Vaccination centres see higher turnout of beneficiaries at 135%

Mumbai: Vaccination centres see higher turnout of beneficiaries at 135%

Coronavirus in Mumbai: 29 private hospitals await state government's guidelines before joining vaccination drive

Budget 2021: Mixed reactions on income tax return relief for senior citizens

Budget 2021: Mixed reactions on income tax return relief for senior citizens

Budget 2021: Senior citizens above 75 with only pension, interest income now exempt from filing Income Tax returns

Age is just a number and 
some make it count

Age is just a number and some make it count

In most of our films, old people are seen as victims of their children’s neglect, cruelty by society, or targets of crime, because of the...Read More

Su-Jok to seniors' rescue

Su-Jok to seniors' rescue

Since visiting hospitals and clinics are now risky for senior citizens, Prof. G B Luthria shares simple tips which may keep them physical...Read More

Will a physically fit senior citizen be allowed to work? Bombay HC asks Maha govt

Will a physically fit senior citizen be allowed to work? Bombay HC asks Maha govt

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday ordered the Maharashtra government to spell out if a physically fit person, who...Read More

Postal ballot for those above 65 and corona-hit

Postal ballot for those above 65 and corona-hit

The postal ballot, hitherto allowed to those who were aged 80 or above, has been extended to all senior citizens above 65, as also to "Co...Read More

Amid lockdown, Indian Red Cross society distributes Vitamin D3 among needy senior citizens in Pune

Amid lockdown, Indian Red Cross society distributes Vitamin D3 among needy senior citizens in Pune

As a preemptive measure to protect senior citizens, Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) of Pune district has commenced distribution of Vitami...Read More

Lockdown cannot be used to harass senior citizens, says HC while ordering son to vacate father's house

Lockdown cannot be used to harass senior citizens, says HC while ordering son to vacate father's house

Lockdown cannot be used as a pretext for harassing a senior citizen, said the Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court while ordering a ...Read More

Amidst lockdown five old age home across the country connected virtually

Amidst lockdown five old age home across the country connected virtually

The old age home from Goa, Palghar, Gurudaspur in Punjab, Nevilli in Tamil Nadu and Cuddalore were recently connected virtually. The seni...Read More

SBI launches 'SBI Wecare Deposit' scheme for senior citizens: Here are new fixed deposit interest rates from May 12

SBI launches 'SBI Wecare Deposit' scheme for senior citizens: Here are new fixed deposit interest rates from May 12

In a major relief to the customers amid coronavirus pandemic, State Bank of India, last week, had slashed benchmark lending rate by 15 ba...Read More

SBI cuts benchmark lending rate by 15 bps; launches special deposit scheme with higher interest for senior citizens

SBI cuts benchmark lending rate by 15 bps; launches special deposit scheme with higher interest for senior citizens

New Delhi: The country's largest lender State Bank of India on Thursday slashed benchmark lending rate by 15 basis points, and introduced...Read More

Senior dies alone in the house amid lockdown, body found 3 days later

Senior dies alone in the house amid lockdown, body found 3 days later

Husband, son in Mongolia for work, married daughter lives in Virar

Great news for senior citizens: Govt says no plan to reduce pensions

Great news for senior citizens: Govt says no plan to reduce pensions

New Delhi: The Central government on Sunday denied any proposal for reduction of pensions, saying that no action is contemplated by it in...Read More

Elderly people in Goa feel helpless amid coronavirus lockdown

Elderly people in Goa feel helpless amid coronavirus lockdown

Divar Island, located across the Mandovi river near Panaji, is one such place where several senior citizens have been living alone in the...Read More

Coronavirus in Mira Bhayandar: Corporation sets up helpline for senior citizens and physically challenged people to order essential items

Coronavirus in Mira Bhayandar: Corporation sets up helpline for senior citizens and physically challenged people to order essential items

The Mira Bhayandar Municipal corporation (MBMC) has launched a helpline 022 28117104 through which they can order daily required items to...Read More

Lockdown extended till May 3: List of people PM Modi wants you to take care of

Lockdown extended till May 3: List of people PM Modi wants you to take care of

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed the nation for the fourth time since the coronavirus pandemic broke out. Addressing the...Read More

Amid coronavirus outbreak, IAA partners with Rotary, IMC to help senior citizens; fight against domestic violence

Amid coronavirus outbreak, IAA partners with Rotary, IMC to help senior citizens; fight against domestic violence

Reacting swiftly to two critical issues that have emerged during the times of lockdown, the International Advertising Association (IAA) I...Read More

Coronavirus in India: Banks worry about senior citizens flocking to branches to collect pension

Coronavirus in India: Banks worry about senior citizens flocking to branches to collect pension

Mumbai: With pension and salaries expected to be credited into bank accounts by next week, there is a fear that senior citizens and other...Read More

FM Nirmala Sitharaman fails to impress senior citizens

FM Nirmala Sitharaman fails to impress senior citizens

Mumbai: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced new income tax slabs for senior citizens. The FM has also announced a package of Rs...Read More

Senior citizens are an important part of our lives, use their experience, says Bombay HC

Senior citizens are an important part of our lives, use their experience, says Bombay HC

Mumbai: Observing that senior citizens are an 'important' part of our life, the Bombay High Court recently said that the Maharashtra gove...Read More

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