Now, she stays back with company from The Family Member.“Initially, we were scared about having a stranger in our home,” says Bhavesh, 45, an IT executive.

“But the volunteers are very professional — and details about them, including a police verification certificate, are sent to us in advance.”The volunteers keep her company, watch Hindi soaps and religious shows with her, read to her, or just chat about this and that.

A SENIOR teacher’s career and personal life has been left in tatters due to his online activities engaging in sexualised chat with underage girls.

“Clinton threatened national security and/or broke the law by maintaining a private email server” is better, but less self-evident. Some of the other parts of the five-pronged test would argue for the scandal being important. 3: “Does the scandal reify/reinforce/‘prove’ a core negative perception about the candidate? 2: “Does the scandal cut against a core element of the candidate’s brand?

That’s part of why I’ve been skeptical that the details of the scandal mattered all that much to voters. ” It makes it harder for Clinton to talk about her time as secretary of state in a positive light, which could otherwise be a real strength for her.

Brown was arrested and several computer devices were seized.

Mr Quinn said examination revealed indecent child images were sent to other Skype users, while his sexualised online conversations came to light, in which he asked for revealing pictures and made suggestive remarks.

natesilver: It’s not especially empirical — just a way to focus the discussion a bit.

The first question is whether the scandal can be explained in a one-sentence sound bite.

Often, they just read to the senior citizen, play puzzles or board games, help the client pass time. “We are still coming to terms with a concept as new as this,” admits Subhadra Upadhyay, 88, whose son signed her up with The Family Member in Ahmedabad four months ago.

“But we had to be practical, because Bhavesh has his own family to take care of,” she adds.

Bhagyalata Das, 72, says the ‘volunteers’ from Samvedna give her something to look forward to.

Here, she and Priyanka Bantwal surf the internet for knitting designs at her Gurgaon home.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)As families go nuclear, paid non-medical care is becoming a reality for many senior citizens in their twilight years in many Indian cities.

In arbitration, Kerry argued that her claims for declaratory and injunctive relief should not be in arbitration and should return to federal court based upon an express exclusion in the arbitration agreement.