13 Oct 2014
Wellington: New Zealand will tighten laws to address the potential threat posed by "foreign terrorist fighters" returning to the country from conflict hotspots such as Iraq and Syria, Prime Minister John Key said on Monday.
17 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A guide to over a dozen sites in South Africa related to Mahatma Gandhi, including the Pietermaritzburg station where he was thrown off a train and the Old Fort prison complex where he was jailed for two months, has been launched, the authorities said on Friday
15 Sep 2014
Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh Political Pensions Minister Rajendra Chaudhary on Sunday directed the authorities to update the age and health-related data of all the freedom fighters of the district. Chaudhary reviewed the pension-related matters of freedom fighters.
12 Oct 2014
Mursitpinar: Kurdish fighters halted a thrust by Islamic State jihadists towards the heart of the Syrian border town of Kobane, after the UN warned thousands of civilians risked massacre if it falls.
14 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi on Thursday said the country should be grateful to those who laid down their lives for its freedom which earned it the distinction of being the world's largest democracy.
09 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Floral tributes were paid to freedom fighters here on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of Quit India movement on Saturday.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Northern Railway will hold the Pension Adalat on 15th December in New Delhi to address the grievances of retired railway officials.
27 May 2014
Madurai: The Madras High Court has ruled that getting State Freedom Fighters' Pension (SFFP) would not automatically entitle a person to Swatantra Sainik Samman Central Pension (SSSCP).
24 Mar 2013
A delegation of the Puducherry Freedom Fighters Welfare Movement will call on UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi at New Delhi soon seeking her intervention for sanction of pension to genuine freedom-fighters.
30 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said that with the launch of Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995, the Centre has tried to enable people lead a respectable life in the society.