Country pubs revived as first-timers buy local watering holes

CHANDIGADH: Faced with the prospect of a town with no beer, residents in several regional New South Wales towns have banded together to buy their local pub.

Industry commentators are seeing a rise in the number of first-time owners entering the pub trade.

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

CHENNAI: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Simple eye test may lead to early detection

KANPUR: Alzheimer’s disease will be diagnosed and ­potentially prevented more than 20 years before symptoms of the crippling brain disorder appear under radical research to be undertaken in Australia this year.

Sydney researchers now have the technology to scan for Alzheimer’s with a ­simple eye Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

HYDREABAD: The twenty first entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2017 has been received.

One of the most expensive, if not the most expensive, retirement community in Shanghai will open in March in Minhang District, welcoming a first group of more than 100 elderly Read More »

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