Amid a stand-off over 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP), the agitating ex-servicemen today met Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to discuss modalities of government's proposal for resolution of the issue, but made it clear that t
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah suggested that ex-servicemen should accept the terms and conditions of One-Rank-One-Pension scheme likely to be announced by the Centre today than get nothing in return.
An announcement about 'One Rank One Pension' is expected to be made today by the government notwithstanding key differences with ex-servicemen, who have made it clear that any unilateral decision would not be accepted.
Speaking after the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) coordination committee meeting, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav said that reports of One Rank One Pension (OROP) and Ram Mandir being
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today virtually ruled out annual revision of pension as demanded by agitating ex-servicemen under 'One rank, One pension' but said government will safeguard interests of soldiers retiring at an e
Retired military personnel on Thursday boycotted the government's celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of India's 1965 war with Pakistan and expressed displeasure at Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's failure to give a
Congress leader and former Minister of State for Home R.P.N. Singh, lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday, for making false promises of passing the One Rank One Pension scheme on completing 100 days in power.
A senior BJP leader 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.