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Geetanjali Krishna: Sumitra Devi and her battle for pension
Business Standard

Geetanjali Krishna: Sumitra Devi and her battle for pension

As I write this column, a copy of the 2014 HelpAge India report on the State of Elderly in India is on my desk. It's depressing reading; it forecasts that between 2006 and 2050, India's population will grow by 40 per cent, while that of its aged (60 ... Business Standard, 2 weeks ago

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Business Standard

Taking medical aid to the elderly

Instead of bringing patients to the doctor, Helpage India's mobile medical units are bringing doctors and medicines to the patient Geetanjali Krishna April 3, 2015 Last Updated at 21:12 IST Demographers predict that while the 21st century is that of the ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago SBI donates Mobile Medicare Units to HelpAge India  India Infoline1 month ago

If You Feel For The Poor Elderly Suffering With Cataract, Make Donations To HelpAge India Now!!!

HelpAge India has supported approximately 850,000 cataract surgeries on poor as well as needy elderly by associating the organization with approximately 400 organizations (eye hospitals, trusts, NGOs). Are you aware of Cataract? It is a condition ...
 Press Release Ping1 month ago Indian elderly worse off  Iran Daily3 weeks ago 20% of population to be elderly by 2050: HelpAge India report  Livemint.com2 months ago India spends mere 0.032 per cent of GDP on senior citizens  Rediff.com2 months ago

Cities for Aged and Disabled Also Be Designed: HelpAge India

Help Age India has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking the need to create or design cities for aged and disabled persons, on the line of Smart City, its CEO, Mathew Cherian said today.
 Outlook1 month ago

Street plays create awareness of law protecting senior citizens

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Students watch a street play performance organised by HelpAge India on caring for senior citizens, in Madurai on Monday.— Photo: R. Ashok In a bid to create awareness of the Maintenance and Welfare of ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

Abuse of Senior Citizens Doubled in 2014: Report

Abuse of the elderly doubled in 2014 from the previous year, according to study by HelpAge India, the NGO. The study also revealed that 50 per cent of senior citizens it surveyed reported that they had personally encountered abuse. The study, titled 'State of ...
 NDTV2 months ago

Budget 2015: Government needs to focus on elderly, says HelpAge India report

By 2050, there will be 324 million citizens over the age of 60 in India, while 48 million of them will be over 80. While the government focuses on supporting the youth, expecting them to contribute to the economy , there is very little support for ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

No Country For Old Men?

As part of the whole globalisation pitch, practically everybody who gets behind a podium anywhere in India, invariably talks about how India is a young nation. Rousing though it may be to know that by 2025 we will have the youngest population (and ...
 New Indian Express6 hours ago
Malay Mail

Retirement villages spring up as Indians break from family living in twilight years

When Usha Mantri brushed off frowning traditionalists and moved into a retirement village, she became a pioneer for a generation of Indians who are increasingly breaking the custom of multi-generational households. She is now happily settled in ... days ago Seniors in India want the freedom to live on their own weeks ago In changing society, elderly Indians steer away from traditional family living  Malay Mail3 weeks ago Retirement options: Indians break from family life in twilight years  CTV News3 weeks ago
Inter Press Service

No Rest for the Elderly in India

Asia-Pacific , Civil Society , Democracy , Development & Aid , Economy & Trade , Editors' Choice , Featured , Headlines , Human Rights , Labour , Population , Poverty & MDGs , Projects , Regional Categories India is currently home to over 100 ...
 Inter Press Service3 weeks ago
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