27 Jun 2015
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Integrated Power Development Scheme aimed at ensuring 24x7 power for all, during his visit here tomorrow. Modi is scheduled to arrive at the LBS International airport at Babatpur where Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Governor Ram Naik would receive him.
15 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Scores of ex-servicemen on Monday protested here over the delay in implementing the One Rank, One Pension (OROP) scheme for them and threatened to intensify their agitation.
30 May 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government is 'committed' to the long-awaited One Rank One Pension (OROP) for ex-servicemen. "The government is committed to OROP and there's no doubt about it," Modi stated in a tweet.
29 May 2015
Pune: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said his Ministry had completed all formalities in respect of the 'One Rank-One Pension' (OROP) scheme for ex-servicemen and nobody should try to 'politicise' the issue.
28 May 2015
New Delhi/Pune: Aggrieved over the delay in the roll-out of 'One-Rank-One-Pension' (OROP) scheme for the armed forces, ex-servicemen plan to hold a nation-wide agitation even as 1971 war veteran Wing Commander(retd) Suresh Karnik boycotted a function attended by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
24 Jun 2015
Chennai: Hitting out at BJP government at the Centre on the One Rank One Pension issue, NDA constituent PMK today said, “it was unfair on the part of the Prime Minister and Defence Minister in not taking measures to fulfil their promises made last year."
25 Jun 2015
New Delhi: No discrepancies have been found 'prima facie' in Maharashtra Minister Pankaja Munde clearing purchases worth Rs 206 crore under the ICDS scheme without inviting tenders, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said here today, but did not rule out ordering a probe.
17 Aug 2012
With the Congress-led UDF Government in Kerala sticking to its decision to introduce Participatory Pension Scheme (PPS) in state services, pro-Left employees unions have threatened to strike work on August 21.
25 May 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address a rally in Mathura on Monday to mark the first anniversary of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre. PM Modi is likely to announce implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme for ex-servicemen.
19 Jun 2015
New Delhi: With a view to curbing demand for physical gold, the government today proposed to issue sovereign gold bonds which may attract capital gains tax as is applicable to bars and coins.