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.
20 Sep 2014
SURUC: Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds have crossed into Turkey in the past 24 hours, fleeing an advance by Islamic State fighters who have seized dozens of villages close to the border and are advancing on a Syrian town.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government is targeting about 80 lakh subscribers under its Swavalambam pension scheme. The scheme is a part of the ambitious financial inclusion Jan-Dhan Yojana and the government will try to achieve the figure by the end of this fiscal year, the PFRDA Chairman said on Thursday.
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.
15 Sep 2014
Hanoi: India and Vietnam on Monday inked seven pacts, including one to enhance cooperation in the strategic oil sector, as they called for ‘freedom’ of navigation in the South China Sea, a remark which could irk China which has been claiming territorial sovereignty over the high seas.
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.
11 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Freedom of the press is important but it does not come free and entails responsibility as well, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Wednesday.
12 Sep 2014
Bhuj (Gujarat): The demand for granting one-rank one-pension to paramilitary personnel would be considered, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said.
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).
12 Sep 2014
Washington: The Islamic State, the dreaded terrorist group that has gained control over a large part of Iraq and Syria, has up to 31,500 fighters - three times as many as previously feared, according to a latest CIA estimate.