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Apr 24, 2018
Centre tells Supreme Court it will grant pension to Major Generals, equivalent ranks who retired before 2006The Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it was ready to grant pension benefits to all Major Generals and equivalent ranks in the army, Navy and Air Force, even to those who had retired before 2006.
Mar 18, 2018
Indian Army low on ammunition and supplies, but Nirmala Sitharaman insists vice chiefs given enough power to solve problemHyper-nationalistic sentiments extolling the Indian Army’s glory and supreme valour cannot place an iron shield on the truth that the defence forces are low on ammunition.
Mar 17, 2018
News18 Rising India Summit: 'There's no scam; you can search for as long as you want': Nirmala Sitharaman on Rafale dealUnion defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman, speaking at the News18 Rising India Summit, vehemently denied allegations of a 'scam' in the procurement of Rafale aircrafts.
Dec 31, 2017
Congress says it will raise ex-servicemen's issues, including OROP, in Winter SessionThe Congress said on Sunday that it will raise issues related to ex-servicemen in the current session of Parliament, as the military veterans rued the "dilution" of their post-retirement benefits.
Dec 12, 2017
Delhi High Court frowns upon compensation for kin of suicide victim, asks govt 'are you trying to set trend?'The Delhi High High Court on Tuesday frowned upon the Delhi government's decision to compensate the family of an ex-Armyman who committed suicide during the OROP agitation, saying "you are setting a trend — commit suicide and get Rs one crore compensation".
Dec 11, 2017
War veterans accuse Narendra Modi of 'betraying their trust' over OROPA group of war veterans claimed that instead of agreeing to their OROP demands for which the ex-servicemen had been agitating for long, the Centre was "insulting" them
Nov 01, 2017
Army veterans demanding OROP evicted from Jantar Mantar: Mamata Banerjee calls incident shamefulMamata Banerjee hit out at the Centre over the removal of ex-servicemen protesting at Jantar Mantar in Delhi and described the incident as "shameful".
Oct 30, 2017
Ex-servicemen demanding OROP forcibly evicted from Jantar Mantar following orders from NGTArmed with an NGT order banning protests and dharnas around the historic Jantar Mantar in Delhi,
Jul 26, 2017
By stopping free rations for peace stations, we are letting the armed forces down at a crucial timeStopping free rations for those posted in peace stations is a clear stomping of the terms and conditions of service.
Mar 11, 2017
Uttarakhand Election Result 2017: Anti-incumbency wave leads BJP to biggest victoryBJP workers have started celebrating at the party's state headquarters in Dehradun, after the party rushed towards a certain victory in Uttarakhand.