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Delhi shocker: 81-year-old allegedly killed by domestic help in posh GK-II area

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 10:01

In yet another incident that questions the safety of senior citizens in the national capital, an 81-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her domestic help in the posh Greater Kailash-II locality, as per reports on Wednesday.

Union government to review national policy on senior citizens

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 20:22

The central government is in the process of reviewing its national policy for senior citizens and is prepared to make changes to suit current needs, Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawar Chand Gehlot said here today.

Senior citizens are vulnerable targets, says court

Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 16:14

Expressing concern over increasing crime against senior citizens who become vulnerable targets as they live alone, a court here awarded life imprisonment to four people for dacoity and killing a 76-year-old man.

Delhi Police to come to rescue of abandoned elders

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 16:17

In what can come as a huge relief to the elderly who are deserted by their families, the Delhi Police has decided that it will register a case if a senior citizen is found abandoned on the streets and investigate whether he or she was deliberately deserted by their kin.

Ensure safety of senior citizens, Centre tells states

Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 10:42

The Centre has directed states to ensure safety of senior citizens by urgently reviewing existing policing arrangements for them and prepare plans to face current and future challenges for their protection.

Committee to look into welfare of senior citizens

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 16:21

An expert committee has been constituted by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment for the welfare of senior citizens.

Senior citizen beaten to death in Ghaziabad

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 14:56

An elderly man was allegedly beaten to death when he resisted a loot attempt by unidentified armed assailants at his residence in Kannoj area of Muradnagar locality on Tuesday, police said.

RBI notifies new interest rates on PPF, SCSS a/c w.e.f April 1

Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 19:09

Reserve Bank on Wednesday notified 0.1 percent reduction each in interest rates on Public Provident Fund (PPF) and Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) to be effective from fiscal beginning April 1, 2013.

13-year-old girl gang-raped; senior citizen among four booked in Maharashtra

Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 17:19

A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by two persons, including a 70-year-old man, at Kalyan in Thane district, police said.

Senior citizen held for molesting teacher

Last Updated: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 19:39

A senior citizen has been arrested for allegedly molesting a lady teacher here, police said.

64-year-old held for molesting teacher in Kanpur

Last Updated: Saturday, November 24, 2012, 16:43

A senior citizen has been arrested for allegedly molesting a lady teacher, police said.

Senior citizen gets possession of house in Lutyens

Last Updated: Sunday, July 01, 2012, 10:08

Court observed that it would be "a travesty of justice" if the tenant is allowed a lengthy trial just because he transferred money in owner`s account.