09 Feb 2016
Seoul: The rocket North Korea launched this week appeared to be more powerful than one fired in 2012, with an increased range of 12,000 kilometres which puts most of the US within reach, a South Korean defence ministry official said today.
09 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Delhi government has received over 11 lakh responses on the future of its car-rationing scheme, as the deadline for public to give their opinion on the issue ended yesterday.
08 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The long-pending 'One-Rank-One-Pension Scheme' for ex-servicemen was tonight brought into force with government issuing a notification which will benefit over 25 lakh veterans and war widows.
06 Feb 2016
Chennai: One person was killed and three others were injured in a yet unexplained blast today in the garden of an engineering college in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, around 170 km from here, police said.
11 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Former defence minister AK Antony today lashed out at Narendra Modi government accusing it of 'betraying' war veterans and dubbing the notification on One-Rank-One-Pension as a 'Diwali shock' for them.
05 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The government today announced acceptance of the long-pending demand for 'One Rank One Pension' but the ex-servicemen who have been on agitation rejected the key details of the decision and said their 84-day long stir will continue.
12 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Hundreds of army veterans today held a 'Sainik Ekta' rally to press for 'honest and truthful justice' as they rejected the 'One Rank One Pension' scheme announced by the government even as some ex-servicemen groups dissociated themselves from the demonstration.
15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Ex-servicemen protesting in the heart of the national capital today shouted 'shame, shame' after Prime Minister Narendra Modi didn't announce an implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme in his Independence Day speech.
14 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A group of former servicemen demanding 'One Rank One Pension scheme' today resisted eviction from the protest site at Jantar Mantar here by Delhi Police and NDMC which were trying to clear the area in view of security concerns ahead of Independence Day.
04 Feb 2016
New York: The journey from a winner to a cheater could be short as Israeli researchers have found that after a competition is over, winners behave more dishonestly than losers in the future.