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Wednesday, December 01, 2021

Mala Kapur Shankardass

The writer is associate professor, department of sociology, Maitreyi College, Delhi University and chair, Asia, International Network for Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA).

Mental and physical well-being of elderly requires special focus during pandemic
Mon, Aug 24, 2020

The precarious nature of economic work of older persons and inadequate salaries means that more than 80 per cent of such people in the workforce are either partially or fully dependent on others, who are anyway facing difficult circumstances.

The thing about air
Tue, Feb 26, 2019

The pollution problem is not merely a technological issue, but a social concern.

A Matter of Dignity
Fri, Nov 02, 2018

As the number of its elderly increases, India needs strategies to deal with dementia.

A responsibility to care
Fri, Nov 10, 2017

India must have a plan for looking after those stricken by Alzheimer’s, dementia.