Monday, November 29, 2021



Government sensitive towards ex-servicemen but some elements playing foul: Bhamre

January 14, 2017 5:22 pm

Criticising the previous government for not taking any action on OROP, Bhamre said the Prime Minister has fulfilled his promises on this issue which had been pending for the past 40 years.

Police question three in Subedar Grewal suicide case

November 06, 2016 3:27 am

Police said they are trying to ascertain the exact sequence of events.

Narendra Modi ji you should stop lying and implement OROP: Rahul Gandhi

November 04, 2016 4:21 pm

Rahul demanded that the government apologise to the family members of the late ex-servicemen.

OROP: Govt may extend tenure of judicial panel

June 03, 2016 3:51 am

The central government’s standing counsel Anurag Ahluwalia, appearing on behalf of Defence Ministry, told the court that “over 2,500 representations” had been received by the ministry so far.

PIL in Delhi HC for public hearing before OROP commission

June 01, 2016 3:46 pm

The plea came up before a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Jayant Nath which ordered that the matter be listed before another bench on Thursday.

OROP: Ex-servicemen suspend agitation, to fight it out in Supreme Court

April 30, 2016 12:34 am

Addressing armed forces veterans staging protest at Jantar Mantar in the national capital, Jethmalani said he would fight their case in the Supreme Court.

Cabinet okays implementation of OROP

April 07, 2016 4:13 am

The Defence Ministry said that 15.91 lakh pensioners had been given the first instalment of OROP till March 31, which amounts to Rs. 2,861 crore.

OROP payments made to 13 lakh ex-servicemen, rest to get it by Diwali: Parrikar

March 22, 2016 2:29 am

New DPP effective from April 2, and new blacklisting and defence agents policy to be issued next month.

Give Soldiers Their Due

February 22, 2016 12:02 am

The armed forces should have a separate pay commission.

Arun Jailtey: Rs1.1L cr more for pay panel, OROP implementation

February 06, 2016 1:04 am

More incentives will be given in the next year’s budget to increase farm productivity: Jaitley


EXPLAINED: One Rank One Pension

July 16, 2015 11:45 am

One rank, one pension (OROP) for military veterans was one of the first public promises made by Narendra Modi in his campaign which immediately won him the support of a majority of veterans in the country.