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  • India accuses Pak of giving pensions to terrorists

    India accuses Pak of giving pensions to terrorists

    Badhe said the HRC should ask Pakistan why the size of its minority communities such as Christians, Hindus and Sikhs has drastically has shrunk since independence and why other communities such as Ahmadiyyas, Sikhs, Pashtuns, Sindhis and Baloch have been subjected to draconian laws, systematic persecution, blatant abuses and forced conversions.

    March 3, 2021
  • Release old age pensions: Capt

    Release old age pensions: Capt

    With the cash-strapped Punjab government holding old age pensions since April, Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ordered immediate release of the same. Expressing concern over the non-payment of old age pension in many places since April 2017, Amarinder expressed the hope that the process of payment would be regularised by March, with …

    January 23, 2018
  • Gorkhas garroted

    Gorkhas garroted

    Universally are they hailed as soldiers par excellence, having proved their worth on battlefields in several theatres. Yet for all their gallantry they are unable to cut through the red-tape to which the Indian Army remains tethered. It is of little consequence if the personnel creating complications for veterans of the 1962 war in receiving …

    March 4, 2017
  • Modi announces hike in freedom fighters pension

    Modi announces hike in freedom fighters pension

    Addresing the nation on the occasion of 70th Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced 20 per cent hike in freedom fighters pension. "Pension for our freedom fighters will be increased by 20 per cent," Modi said, adding that "those who are receiving Rs.25,000 will now get Rs.30,000," Modi said from the Red Fort …

    August 15, 2016