Pension Scheme

  • Had little role in 'One Rank, One Pension' decision: Rahul 25-02-2014 07:41 AM

    Chandigarh: Claiming that he had made "little" contribution in the decision to bring in the 'One Rank, One Pension' scheme, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said it should have been introduced 25 years ago. Addressing a gathering of ex-servicemen from the region late in the evening, Gandhi said,...
  • UP government woos voters with 'samajwadi pension scheme' 28-01-2014 02:10 PM

    In a bid to woo electorate ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday announced to launch "samajwadi pension scheme" which will benefit over 40 lakh families. "The cabinet has okayed Samajwadi pension scheme, which will benefit 40 lakh families. Under the scheme, pension between Rs 500...
  • New Pension System for low income group in Assam 16-08-2013 06:12 PM

    The Swavalamban Pension Scheme for all citizens of low income group in Assam will be implemented by the government in a phased manner beginning from the Social Welfare Department for Anganwadi workers, official sources said on Friday. Under the scheme, a subscriber with a minimum contribution of Rs 1000 yearly...
  • Anasuya's dream rhapsody

    Post Mortem |  Brijesh Kalappa
    It was the day of her superannuation and Anasuya was quite thrilled. Everyone at the bank spoke to her in endearing terms and asked after...

  • FTN: Demand for universal pension scheme: Are senior citizens the most neglected community today?

    Demand for universal pension scheme, tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, are senior citizens the most...
  • India has one of world's weakest pension systems 08-11-2011 10:27 AM

    London: Greece, India, China and Thailand are home to the weakest national pension systems in the world, crippled by a mix of acute sovereign debt, young retirement ages, high ratios of pensioners to workers and poor pension take-up, a study showed. The Allianz Global Investors Pension Sustainability Index, which tracks...