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Why India's elderly are moving to retirement homes

Indians are known to value family ties and, traditionally, parents expect to spend their later years with their children and grandchildren.

But that's changing with a growing number of Indian senior citizens breaking away from traditional family values and choosing to live separately from their children. For some that has created a new business opportunity. Shalu Yadav reports from Bangalore.

  • 05 Jul 2013
  • From the section Asia
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