india

For this ex-Railway employee, life began after retirement

N. Subramanian helps children of government primary schools, lends assistance to pensioners The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off, so goes a saying. And this holds true in the case of 77-year-old N. Subramanian. It seems as if he was indeed waiting for retirement, to launch himself headlong into another […]

india

KRSA Act to be amended for strict enforcement

Road Safety Commissioner steps down Amendments to the Kerala Road Safety Authority (KRSA) Act for digital enforcement and physical enforcement on National Highways and State Highways to ensure road discipline is under the consideration of the government. “The amendments to the KRSA Act for digital enforcement and to rope in the MVD personnel from the […]

celebrity

Oprah ‘doesn’t believe in’ retirement

The word “retirement” isn’t in Oprah Winfrey’s vocabulary. “I don’t believe in it,” the media mogul told Entertainment Tonight. On January 29, Oprah officially reached retirement age, 65, in the eyes of the government. “The other day somebody said, ‘Oh, I see you’re now here and ’cause you’re retired.’ And I go, ‘No,’” Oprah recalled […]

cities

Army mulling increasing retirement age of jawans

The Army is considering a proposal to increase the retirement and pensionable age of jawans in service from the current 15 years to 20 years in a phased manner. This will have a major impact as Other Ranks (OR) constitute most of the rank and file of the 1.3 million army. As of now Jawans […]

sport

Mitchell Johnson retires from all cricket

Johnson retired from internationals in 2015 but remained a useful bowler in Twenty20 competitions Former Australia paceman Mitchell Johnson, who terrified England during the 2013/14 Ashes series and captured 313 Test wickets through a roller-coaster career, has retired from all cricket, the bowler said on Sunday. Left-armer Johnson retired from internationals in 2015 but remained […]

celebrity

Robert Redford retiring from acting

Robert Redford is done with acting. On Monday, the 81-year-old Oscar-winner confirmed the film “The Old Man & the Gun” will be his final on-screen performance. “Never say never, but I pretty well concluded that this would be it for me in terms of acting, and [I’ll] move towards retirement after this ’cause I’ve been […]