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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......

'Narendra Modi is swallowing the Congress'

Permissive communalism, as represented by the Sachar Committee report, cannot become the basis to counter the threat of majoritarianism, says D L Sheth. Edited excerpts: With the rise of the......

'Baap wali baat': UNICEF's new song puts focus on mindset of men

UNICEF India on Saturday unveiled a song, ‘baap wali baat’, to mark the International Day of the Girl Child. The song puts the spotlight on men for ensuring empowerment, safety and......

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......

Centre raises tax exemption limit for senior citiz

The government has increased the tax exemption limit under the Senior Citizen Savings Scheme, 2004, to Rs 10,000 from Rs 5,000. Now, no tax will be deducted at source on interest payments, which do......

Budget: Here's what the industry leaders have to say

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget in Parliament on Thursday. We present here some reactions:Marginal reduction in excise duties in the food processing sector is welcome:......

Review: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is worth a watch

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel comes alive with engaging perforamce by renowned veteran actors, writes Sukanya Verma.The splendour of travel lies in discovery. Not just of a location but of the......

Review: Chillar Party is enjoyable

Preeti Arora says that Chillar Party aims at generating laughter, without punching you in the gut. Post YOUR reviews here!A motley group of kids. An endearing canine companion. A waif busy washing......

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......

  People speak for senior citizens for society

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Stalin
Q. o empower which group of society has the Government of India announced setting up the "Nirbhaya Fund " in 2013 ? Option : (A) Senior Citizens (B) Women (C) Unemployment Youth (D) Disabled Persons
Stalin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/o-empower-which-group-of-society-has-the-government-of-india/26429369/answers/

kartikay sharma
Q. Is it good To Provide food Those Who do not Want to Work ,are we not creating More Beggars by such Distribution of Foods ?
Kartikay Sharma:  A. b/ women more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-good-to-provide-food-those-who-do-not-want-to-work-are/24460868/answers/26429371

Farhaan
Q. Considering the spate of incidents against Senior Citizens in and around India, do u think they are safe???
Farhaan:  A. Disabled, challenged ppl. and senior citizens who hv no one to take care need support from the society, it is not helping them but helping ourself to hv healthy society. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/considering-the-spate-of-incidents-against-senior-citizens-i/24154771/answers/24460908

mansur abbas
Q. Why old man gets more angry even at small happenings??
Mansur Abbas:  A. whom can we term as SAFE ? None.This govt has only sowed distrust lack of character making and evils,that is reflected in society in mass,so. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-old-man-gets-more-angry-even-at-small-happenings/24008365/answers/24154841

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Police Martyrs' Day observed (More news)

Mangalore: Police Martyrs' Day was observed here on Tuesday to commemorate the sacrifices of police personnel who lost their lives on duty.... ...

http://www.sahilonline.org/english/newsDetails.php?cid=1&nid=28231
Keynote address by SLW at 6th Annual Cross Straits Pension System Forum (English only)

Ms Yvonne Sin (Chairman, Hong Kong Retirement Schemes Association), Madam Wang Jianlun (Chairman, China Social Insurance Association), Ms Grace Lee... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3621196
Multidimensional poverty in Pune

With income as the only indicator, an absurd 5% of Pune's population would be classified as poor. But the Pune Municipal Corporation itself accepts... ...

http://infochangeindia.org/agenda/urban-poverty/multidimensional-poverty-in-pune.html
CPI-M says BJP managed poll victories with 1/3rd or less votes

New Delhi : Ridiculing BJP's claims that the days of coalition governance were over, CPI(M) today said the party has now perfected the art of... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/cpi-m-says-bjp-managed-poll-victories-with-13rd-or-less-votes/
Dhanwantri Jayanti celebrated with fervour, gaiety

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 21: Dhanwantri Jayanti was celebrated with great fervour and gaiety. Dhanwantri Jayanti was celebrated at... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/dhanwantri-jayanti-celebrated-fervour-gaiety/

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