Pension

  • Congress an expert in fooling people: Modi 29-03-2014 08:45 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi mocked Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on the one rank, one pension policy. Modi said Gandhi had been fooling the public saying he had introduced the policy in three days. He said, "The Congress party is an expert in fooling people. Did...
  • We need a political platform if we want change, says General VK Singh 06-03-2014 10:47 PM

    Days after joining the BJP, former Army chief General VK Singh said that some recent events forced him to take the political plunge. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey, Singh said that a political platform is needed for change. "I take strength from Anna Hazare," Singh added. ...
  • The Last Word: Has 'One rank One Pension' scheme been fully funded? 18-02-2014 09:20 PM

    An interim budget is about vote catching and the announcement of the 'One Rank One Pension' scheme is perhaps the one expenditure which the government is hoping will pay immediate dividends. The defence budget has been raised by 10 per cent out of which Rs 500 crore will be earmarked...
  • A Billion Votes: Politics behind the Interim Budget 2014 17-02-2014 07:30 PM

    In an election year, Finance Minister P Chidambaram presented an Interim Budget shorn of rhetoric and stuck to highlighting the Congress-led UPA Government's achievements of the last 10 years. Faced with a massive economic slowdown and staring at prospects of a Congress rout in the Lok Sabha elections, the Finance...
  • 'One rank one pension' advocated by BJP: Jaswant Singh 17-02-2014 02:49 PM

    Former Finance Minister Jaswant Singh reacted to P Chidambaram's decision to implement 'one rank one pension' for military personnel saying that even if the Congress was taking credit for the same now, it was advocated by the BJP government. ...
  • Video Volunteers report exposes non payment of old age pension in UP 12-01-2014 06:29 PM

    This video sent to us by our partners video volunteers exposes how many elderly are being deprived of the benefits of the old age pension scheme started by the government in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 12-01-2014 05:17 PM

    This week, stories that expose injustice and inefficiency across the country. A woman fights for justice, a villager in Madhya Pradesh is using his mobile phone to save the environment around his village, Video Volunteers report in how elderly in UP are deprived of their old age benefits, your pictures...
  • LS passes Pension Bill; Chidambaram says can expect more FDI 04-09-2013 08:32 PM

    The long pending Pension bill has been passed in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. The TMC, DMK and Left parties opposed the bill. The bill provides for market based returns and wide coverage based on several investment options in the pension sector. Finance Minster P Chidambaram said that we can...
  • After fighting for the nation, CJs fight for dignity 14-08-2011 09:05 AM

    Citizen Journalists freedom fighter Suresh Aggarwal, Air Cmdr (Retd) KK Badhwar fight for their dignity, respect and pension. ...
  • CJ impact: Govt provides shelter to freedom figher Gayatri Devi 14-01-2010 10:44 AM

    She will get medical attention and care at an old age home in Janakpuri. ...
  • CJ: Freedom fighter fights for Rs 1-cr pension 15-08-2008 04:07 PM

    SP Aggarwal was sanctioned a freedom fighter's pension in 1977. ...
  • Tatas meet Ford Union to discuss job security 21-02-2008 10:36 PM

    Mumbai: Sourav Ganguly advises Duncan Fletcher to watch a re-run of India's wins at Leeds (2002) and Nottingham (2007) after the coach claimed to have not seen this much swing before. Sourav Ganguly is known to be straightforward about his views and it wasn't any different on Tuesday when he...