29 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A retired army havildar who was on a relay hunger strike as part of agitation by veterans for early implementation of 'One Rank One Pension' was today rushed to the Army hospital after his health deteriorated.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to widen the reach of the Atal Pension Yojna (APY) among informal sector workers, the government today said it has modified the flagship programme to give subscribers an option to make contribution on a monthly, quarterly or half-yearly basis.
28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office is 'directly involved' in the efforts to resolve the One-Rank-One-Pension (OROP) issue and the government is working to fill the 'small gaps' in it, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today.
19 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Representatives of ex-servicemen, who have been protesting for the implementation of 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme for the last 66 days, are likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi next week.
27 Aug 2015
Gurgaon: Union Minister and former Army Chief General (retd) V K Singh today said he has firm faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi who had taken a pledge to implement 'One Rank, One Pension' scheme for ex-servicemen.
26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: As the government failed to keep another promised deadline over 'One Rank One Pension', ex-servicemen today said the agitation will be scaled up.
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.
14 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Government today sent out a clear message to the Delhi police that the former servicemen protesting for the implementation of the One Rank One Pension Scheme (OROP) at Jantar Mantar here should not be evicted.
26 Aug 2015
Washington: Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to 'urgently intervene' on the One Rank One Pension (OROP) issue for the Indian ex-servicemen, as the condition of those sitting on fast-unto-death has deteriorated.