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Can you spot any loophole in the Lokpal draft?

The Lokpal Act finally seems set to turn into reality. With civil society members and citizens turning the heat on the government over the setting up of the anti-corruption body, the Lokpal......

The recipients of the Harmony Silver Award

Wipro chief Azim Premji and veteran actor A K Hangal are among the 10 senior citizens who will receive the Harmony Silver Award this year for their contribution to society.Other recipients include......

Senior citizens neglected and depressed...

V R Yadav and his wife, retired government officials who stay alone, have removed all the sharp edged showpieces from their home after reading how ivory tusk was used as a weapon in the recent......

India believes in faith equality, not in faith supremacy: M J Akbar

The nations which use the "facade of human rights" to sponsor terror are "hypocrites of the worst kind", minister of state for external affairs M J Akbar said, in a veiled reference to Pakistan. In......

Why students unions at universities must not be curbed

IMAGE: JNU students protest against the police crackdown on the campus in February. Photograph: PTI The State is trying to curb the students movements, therefore, there are suspicions against some......

Retirement homes? You must read this!

Developers are coming up with societies specifically designed for senior citizens. One can live there after turning 55 Retirement homes’ segment might be at a nascent stage in India but with......

This CEO used to wash dishes as a young boy!

In Asian societies, young employees don't talk back to senior managers. In Silicon Valley, it is the young people who are driving the show since they have strong views. This is my second meeting......

Old and at home, but not so alone

Kusum Gokarn, 77, shifted into a society built specially for senior citizens in 2006. After her husband passed away in 2010, she now lives alone in a two-BHK 'independent living' flat. On days......

Tata Housing announces first housing project for seniors

Tata Group's realty firm Tata Housing Development Company Thursday announced its foray into housing for senior citizens with launch of first project in Bangalore with an investment of about Rs 70......

All you need to know about reverse mortgage

Reverse mortgage is a financial option that senior citizen homeowners aged 60 and above can explore. Once all mortgages on their property have been paid off, they may borrow against the equity (or......

Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi: Inspiring but not so impressive

The concept is beautiful. Amitabh Bachchan is fabulous. But Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi still doesn't get it right, feels Tista Sengupta.  It's amazing to see Amitabh Bachchan back on......

Cate is awesome. Will she win an Oscar again?

'In Carol, Cate Blanchett reminds us what a real movie star is and why we are enamored by her acting and looks.' Aseem Chhabra's Top 10 picks from the Zurich Film Festival... In 11 years the......

The other side of Virat Kohli

IMAGE: Virat Kohli visits old-age home. Photograph: BCCI. In his bid to give something back to the society, India's Test captain Virat Kohli's Foundation has joined hands with ABIL Foundation......

We should be allowed back: Asif

Disgraced Pakistan pacer Mohammad Asif is anguished and disappointed that some former cricketers are against the idea of letting players banned for spot-fixing return to the game after being......

Courage beyond Compare: Beating disability to become champions

  Book cover: Courage beyond Compare. Courage Beyond Compare, as the name suggests, is all about Indian paralympic sports stars who despite physical disability battled the odds to become......

Kashmir flood leaves India cricketer Rasool stranded for 10 days

File Picture: Parveez Rasool interacts with local kids in Kashmir's Anantnag district. Photograph: Umar Ganie 'For the last 11 days, I was literally cut off from the society as none of the......
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Dilip Chandra Barthakur remembered

GUWAHATI, Aug 26 - Contributions of Dilip Chandra Barthakur - a senior IAS officer and former Election Commissioner of Assam - towards the State's... ...

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Bombay High Court seeks suggestions to ensure welfare of elderly

The Bombay high court on Wednesday asked a petitioner to suggest measures, in writing, that the state should undertake to ensure the welfare of... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/bombay-high-court-seeks-suggestions-ensure-welfare-elderly-393
Rajnath Singh to interact with all stakeholders in Kashmir

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. (Photo: PTI) This is the second visit of Singh in a month to the Valley which has been witnessing unrest since... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/rajnath-singh-interact-all-stakeholders-kashmir-038
Amnesty must be exposed, says BJP leader

New Delhi: With a case of sedition being slapped against Amnesty International for raising pro-Kashmir freedom slogans at an event, the Bharatiya... ...

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Amnesty India

Under-fire over charges of sedition, the Amnesty International India on Thursday denied reports of shutting down their office and asserted that the... ...

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