Wednesday, 27 October 2021

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Britain appoints Loneliness Minister

LONDON: The British government has appointed its first ever minister for loneliness, who will help tackle the problem of isolation and loneliness suffered by an estimated 9 million people in the country. The move follows a cross-party initiative to tackle an issue that was one of the legacies of Jo ...

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Stitch, the over-50s dating site tackling deadly loneliness

LONDON: Marcie Rogo didn’t see herself as a matchmaker when she started a website to help lonely over-50s find companionship, after watching residents in the nursing home where she worked sit alone in their rooms with iPads. “Users kept asking me:  Can t you just list the marital status? ” Rogo said ...

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