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Rajnath assures army veterans of support

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh met representatives of veterans protesting over non-implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme and assured them...

Veterans trying to meet central ministers: OROP

New Delhi: Representatives of ex-servicemen on Tuesday said they were trying to meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to discuss the...

OROP stir: Another veteran’s health deteriorates

New Delhi: Col. Pushpender Singh (retd), who was hospitalized after fasting for nine days over non-implementation of the 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP), stabilized on...

Defense ministry to decide on women’s entry in forces: Parrikar

  Chandigarh: Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said his ministry would take a final decision within two months on easing norms for women's recruitment in...

Centre will implement OROP once modalities sorted: Parrikar

  New Delhi: As ex-servicemen continued to protest here for the implementation of the 'One Rank One Pension' scheme, the government on Friday said it is...

Parrikar says OROP will be implemented after the modalities are approved

New Delhi: Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday told parliament that the 'One Rank One Pension' was discussed with stakeholders, and it will be...

Goa Crime Branch begins probe into Louis Berger bribery

  Panaji: The Goa Police Crime Branch on Monday started its probe into the $976,630 international bribery scandal involving New Jersey-based consultancy firm Louis Berger, Congress...

Tremendous corruption in the northeast: Parrikar

  Panaji: There was "tremendous corruption" in the northeastern states, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday. "There is tremendous corruption in the northeast. They say a...

Parrikar should focus on national security: Congress

Panaji, The Congress in Goa on Sunday took potshots at Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for spending time in the state, meeting party workers, even...

Two Goa ministers may have taken bribe, says Manohar Parrikar

Panaji: Defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said two ministers from Goa, including the then public works department minister, may have accepted bribes from a...

India holds high-level meet to discuss ceasefire violations

By NewsGram Staff Writer External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday met in the national capital...

OROP struggle: Ex-servicemen continue relay fast in Delhi

  New Delhi: Even as Delhi was lashed by heavy rain on Friday, around 60 ex-servicemen sat on a relay fast at Jantar Mantar in the...

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar breaks his promise, fails to meet veterans over OROP issue

New Delhi:  With Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar failing to keep his promised meeting with agitating ex-servicemen on Wednesday, the veterans decided not to seek...

Army launches software to digitise data on soldiers

New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday launched a software to digitise records of over 12 lakh soldiers of the Indian Army. The software, ARPAN...

Ex-Servicemen launch hunger strike for OROP

New Delhi: Scores of ex-servicemen on Monday launched an indefinite relay hunger strike here over the delay in implementing the One Rank, One Pension (OROP)...

Why women must be allowed to take up combat roles?

By Nithin Sridhar Last Saturday, Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar announced that women will not be a part of any combat operations of the armed forces...

India-US to sign a high-level Defence Framework Agreement for 10 years

The 10-year agreement that will steer bilateral ties in the defence sector, which was renewed during the visit of US President Barack Obama in January, is set to be signed as Carter is scheduled to meet Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today.

No women to be recruited in combat mission: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar

By NewsGram Staff Writer Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar announced on Saturday that women will not be recruited for any combat operations in armed forces due...

Modi government okays ‘One rank, one pension’, likely to benefit 25 lakh ex-servicemen: Report

By NewsGram Staff Writer In a good news for the armed forces, the government is likely to clear "one rank, one pension" (OROP) for defence...

Government identifies roads for development along International Border with China

By NewsGram Staff Writer The central government has identified 73 roads for development along the International Border with China, informed Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in...

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