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New Kerala
Rajnath meets veterans over OROP Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh met representatives of veterans protesting
Rajnath meets veterans over OROP
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh met representatives of veterans protesting over non-implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme and assured them of his support here on Friday. "The minister said he... Read more
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New Kerala
Government doesn't intend to implement OROP:servicemenGovernment doesn't intend to implement OROP: Ex-servicemen As another round of
Government doesn't intend to implement OROP:servicemen
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Government doesn't intend to implement OROP: Ex-servicemen As another round of parleys on OROP failed to break the logjam, ex-servicemen on Friday said the NDA government did not intend to implement the scheme. "The government does not intend to... Read more
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Business Standard India
No solution n sight to resolve OROP standoffRetired defence services personnel - both officers and jawans - today recognise
No solution n sight to resolve OROP standoff
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
Retired defence services personnel - both officers and jawans - today recognised that talks with the government over the One Rank One Pension (OROP) had failed when they stayed away from the celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of India's1965... Read more
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New Kerala
Quota agitation: Hardik Patel to meet Jats demanding reservation soon Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel, who is demanding reservati
Quota agitation: Hardik Patel to meet Jats demanding reservation soon
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel, who is demanding reservation for the Patel community under the Other Backward Caste (OBC) quota, on Friday declared that he will... Read more
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New Kerala
1965 war veterans to hold own programme Veterans of the 1965 India-Pakistan war will gather at Jantar Mantar on Frida
1965 war veterans to hold own programme
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
Veterans of the 1965 India-Pakistan war will gather at Jantar Mantar on Friday to observe the golden jubilee of the war, but boycott the government function. The veterans have decided to boycott the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Protesting ex-servicemen say they will boycott commemoration of 1965 Indo-Pak War Ex-servicemen staging a protest in New Delhi's Jantar Mantar area over the de
Protesting ex-servicemen say they will boycott commemoration of 1965 Indo-Pak War
Calcutta News / Posted 10 hours ago
Ex-servicemen staging a protest in New Delhi's Jantar Mantar area over the delay in the non-implementation of the one rank, one pension (OROP) scheme, said on Friday... Read more
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New Kerala
Protesting ex-servicemen say they will boycott commemoration of 1965 Indo-Pak War Ex-servicemen staging a protest in New Delhi's Jantar Mantar area over the de
Protesting ex-servicemen say they will boycott commemoration of 1965 Indo-Pak War
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
Ex-servicemen staging a protest in New Delhi's Jantar Mantar area over the delay in the non-implementation of the one rank, one pension (OROP) scheme, said on Friday... Read more
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asianage
BSF, CRPF too push government to grant OROPEx-servicemen on fast-unto-death over the One Rank One Pension issue, at Jantar
BSF, CRPF too push government to grant OROP
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
Ex-servicemen on fast-unto-death over the One Rank One Pension issue, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI) Paramilitary units seek parity with Army Even before the One-Rank-One-Pension controversy for the armed forces dies down, Central... Read more
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asianage
OROP row: Veterans meet Army Chief, two more hospitalisedEx-servicemen and their family members during the agitation for "One Rank One P
OROP row: Veterans meet Army Chief, two more hospitalised
asianage / Posted 15 hours ago
Ex-servicemen and their family members during the agitation for "One Rank One Pension" at Jantar Mantar. (Photo: PTI) Amid a strong buzz that the Central government was planning to announce the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) for... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP stir: No breakthrough yet, two more veterans hospitalised (Roundup) The 74th day of agitation over delay in One Rank, One Pensionon thu
OROP stir: No breakthrough yet, two more veterans hospitalised
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
(Roundup) The 74th day of agitation over delay in One Rank, One Pensionon thursday started on a hopeful note for veterans but there was no breakthrough by evening even as talks at... Read more
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asianage
OROP row Veterans meet Army Chief, two more hospitalisedEx-servicemen and their family members during the agitation for "One Rank One P
OROP row Veterans meet Army Chief, two more hospitalised
asianage / Posted 15 hours ago
Ex-servicemen and their family members during the agitation for "One Rank One Pension" at Jantar Mantar. (Photo: PTI) Amid a strong buzz that the Central government was planning to announce the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) for... Read more
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The Hindu
One Rank One Pension protests: Decision delayed is defence deniedIf armed forces veterans feel let down, it is because the delivery on the OROP
One Rank One Pension protests: Decision delayed is defence denied
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
If armed forces veterans feel let down, it is because the delivery on the OROP promise has been in inverse proportion to the articulation of the promise itself Each day the government delays the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP)... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP stir: Army veterans hopeful of breakthrough soon Army veterans on Thursday expressed the hope that a breakthrough will be reac
OROP stir: Army veterans hopeful of breakthrough soon
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
Army veterans on Thursday expressed the hope that a breakthrough will be reached soon over implementing the 'One Rank, One Pension' scheme for them. A central government team led by Nripendra... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP: Two more army veterans rushed to hospital Two more army veterans, who are on fast unto death here demanding implementat
OROP: Two more army veterans rushed to hospital
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Two more army veterans, who are on fast unto death here demanding implementation of 'One rank, One pension' scheme, were evacuated from Jantar Mantar on Thursday after their medical condition... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP row: 'Nothing can be more insulting', say ex-servicemen(Update) The ex-servicemen, who are staging a protest at the Jantar Mantar her
OROP row: 'Nothing can be more insulting', say ex-servicemen
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
(Update) The ex-servicemen, who are staging a protest at the Jantar Mantar here over the implementation of the One Rank, One Pension scheme, today said it is extremely unfortunate and... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP stir: Veterans hopeful of a breakthrough soon Defence veterans on Thursday expressed hope that a conclusion will emerge soo
OROP stir: Veterans hopeful of a breakthrough soon
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Defence veterans on Thursday expressed hope that a conclusion will emerge soon to the talks over implementing the One Rank One Pension scheme. A team led by Nripendra Misra, the principal secretary... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP to be implemented soon : Former Army chief Gen. V K Singh As the ex-servicemen continue to build pressure on the government over the is
OROP to be implemented soon : Former Army chief Gen. V K Singh
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
As the ex-servicemen continue to build pressure on the government over the issue of One Rank One Pension, former Chief of Army Staff General VK Singh on Thursday said that he has full... Read more
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asianage
Goverment likely to tweak OROP to satisfy allEx-servicemen shout slogans during their agitation for "One Rank One Pension" a
Goverment likely to tweak OROP to satisfy all
asianage / Posted yesterday
Ex-servicemen shout slogans during their agitation for "One Rank One Pension" at Jantar Mantar- PTI Despite representatives of ex-servicemen rejecting any watering down of the one-rank-one-pension (OROP) proposals, they reportedly attended meetings... Read more
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asianage
OROP row Ex-servicemen dismiss government's proposalEx-servicemen on fast-unto-death over the One Rank One Pension issue, at Jantar
OROP row Ex-servicemen dismiss government's proposal
asianage / Posted yesterday
Ex-servicemen on fast-unto-death over the One Rank One Pension issue, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI) Six Army veterans are on fast-unto-death and two of them are currently in hospital New Delhi: A final solution to the 'One Rank One... Read more
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The Hindu
Comment: Missing the bigger picture on OROPThe One Rank One Pension issue has been ignored for too long. But any victory a
Comment: Missing the bigger picture on OROP
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The One Rank One Pension issue has been ignored for too long. But any victory achieved through bellicose means will be, at best, pyrrhic, leaving a bitter legacy. The Indian armed forces are fighting their toughest battle ever. For an Army that has... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP: Negotiations continue, no breakthrough, but 'step forward' (Roundup) Hectic negotiations over 'One Rank One Pension' continued on Wednes
OROP: Negotiations continue, no breakthrough, but 'step forward'
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
(Roundup) Hectic negotiations over 'One Rank One Pension' continued on Wednesday, as the government tried to convince the ex-servicemen to scale down their demands on the issue. While... Read more
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asianage
Tilting at windmillsSeven months have now elapsed since Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal came t
Tilting at windmills
asianage / Posted yesterday
Seven months have now elapsed since Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal came to power on the strength of an astounding performance in the Delhi Assembly elections (after receiving a disastrous drubbing in the parliamentary polls), but he has not yet... Read more
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asianage
Rank injusticeOROP. One Rank, One Pension. The frenzy at Jantar Mantar has reached such a fev
Rank injustice
asianage / Posted yesterday
OROP. One Rank, One Pension. The frenzy at Jantar Mantar has reached such a fever pitch that each day its formal announcement is delayed by the government, the chances of one or more deaths by hunger strike increase. The fast-unto-death by Col.... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP: Veterans say talks moved a 'step forward', fasts continue After 73 days of agitation, a breakthrough over the 'One Rank One Pension' is
OROP: Veterans say talks moved a 'step forward', fasts continue
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
After 73 days of agitation, a breakthrough over the 'One Rank One Pension' issue appeared to be evolving as the veterans said on Wednesday that talks with the government have moved "a... Read more
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The Hindu
Patidar leader Hardik Patel: From obscurity to limelight in two monthsTwo months ago, few had heard of Hardik Patel, a 22-year-old youth belonging to
Patidar leader Hardik Patel: From obscurity to limelight in two months
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Two months ago, few had heard of Hardik Patel, a 22-year-old youth belonging to a middle class family from Viramgam town in Ahmedabad district, but now he has become a household name in Gujarat with his agitation seeking reservation benefits for the... Read more
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asianage
Deadlock hits OROP talks, row over dateDelhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Ajay Maken along with party workers
Deadlock hits OROP talks, row over date
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Ajay Maken along with party workers at a dharna at Jantar Mantar. (Photo: PTI) Breakthrough hopes as PM steps in, no vets’ meet set yet Defence minister Manohar Parrikar met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on... Read more
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The Hindu
OROP: Army Chief meets ex-servicemenHowever, the talks remained inconclusive and the veterans have decided to conti
OROP: Army Chief meets ex-servicemen
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
However, the talks remained inconclusive and the veterans have decided to continue their protests. In an attempt to sort out differences on the modalities of implementing the one-rank one-pension (OROP) scheme, Army Chief General Dalbir Singh met... Read more
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Deepika
National News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsOROP row: One hospitalised, two more j
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 2 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsOROP row: One hospitalised, two more join hunger strikeNew Delhi: The agitation for 'One Rank One Pension' aggravated today with one more veteran, who was on fastuntodeath, being hospitalised, even as two more... Read more
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asianage
OROP fast-unto-death Second army veteran rushed to hospitalHawaldar (retd) Ashok Chauhan being taken to hospital (Photo: ANI Twitter) Haw
OROP fast-unto-death Second army veteran rushed to hospital
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Hawaldar (retd) Ashok Chauhan being taken to hospital (Photo: ANI Twitter) Hawaldar (retd) Ashok Chauhan is sitting on fast-unto-death since August 18 New Delhi: Hawaldar (retd) Ashok Chauhan, on a fast-unto-death since August 18 over the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Patidar rally brings Ahmedabad to standstill; marred by vandalismA socio-economically and politically dominant community, the Patidars, comprisi
Patidar rally brings Ahmedabad to standstill; marred by vandalism
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
A socio-economically and politically dominant community, the Patidars, comprising two groups of Kadva and Leuva Patels, held a protest rally in Ahmedabad led by the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) and Sardar Patel Group (SPG) with turnouts... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP:serviceman refuses to go to hospitalOROP: Ex-serviceman refuses to go to hospital Ex-serviceman Hawaldar Major Sin
OROP:serviceman refuses to go to hospital
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
OROP: Ex-serviceman refuses to go to hospital Ex-serviceman Hawaldar Major Singh, who is on a hunger strike for the last ten days over a demand for implementation of One Rank, One Pension (OROP) scheme on Tuesday, has refused to go to... Read more
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New Kerala
Investors protest against Pearl Group at Jantar Mantar Investors of the Pearl Group staged a protest against the company on Tuesday
Investors protest against Pearl Group at Jantar Mantar
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Investors of the Pearl Group staged a protest against the company on Tuesday here. "I have deposited one crore rupees in the company (Pearls Group) and now they are saying they won't return my... Read more
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New Kerala
Hardik Patel bats for OBC quota, says 'Nitish, Chandrababu Naidu is one among us' Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel, who is demanding reservati
Hardik Patel bats for OBC quota, says 'Nitish, Chandrababu Naidu is one among us'
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel, who is demanding reservation for the Patel community under the Other Backward Caste (OBC) quota, on Tuesday reached... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP hunger strike: Colonel Pushpendra Singh rushed to RR hospital Ex-serviceman Colonel Pushpendra Singh, who was on a hunger strike for the pa
OROP hunger strike: Colonel Pushpendra Singh rushed to RR hospital
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Ex-serviceman Colonel Pushpendra Singh, who was on a hunger strike for the past eight days for demanding the implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP), was rushed to the Army... Read more
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The Hindu
Gen. V.K. Singh’s daughter joins OROP protestsThree veterans — Col. (retd.) Pushpinder Singh, Havildar (retd.) Major Singh an
Gen. V.K. Singh’s daughter joins OROP protests
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Three veterans — Col. (retd.) Pushpinder Singh, Havildar (retd.) Major Singh and Havildar (retd.) Ashok Chauhan — have refused to break their fast-unto-death. Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh’s daughter Mrinalini Katoch on... Read more
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asianage
Govt gets OROP jolt: VK Singh’s daughter joins stirIn what is bound to cause huge embarrassment to the Narendra Modi government an
Govt gets OROP jolt: VK Singh’s daughter joins stir
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
In what is bound to cause huge embarrassment to the Narendra Modi government and put further pressure on it to immediately implement the “One-Rank-One-Pension” scheme for ex-servicemen, the daughter of Gen. V.K. Singh (Retd), former Army Chief and... Read more
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asianage
Govt gets OROP jolt VK Singh's daughter joins stirIn what is bound to cause huge embarrassment to the Narendra Modi government an
Govt gets OROP jolt VK Singh's daughter joins stir
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
In what is bound to cause huge embarrassment to the Narendra Modi government and put further pressure on it to immediately implement the “One-Rank-One-Pension” scheme for ex-servicemen, the daughter of Gen. V.K. Singh (Retd), former Army Chief and... Read more
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The Hindu
Cop behind crackdown on OROP veterans transferred35 policemen shifted in major Delhi police reshuffle A senior police officer w
Cop behind crackdown on OROP veterans transferred
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
35 policemen shifted in major Delhi police reshuffle A senior police officer who led a crackdown on OROP protesters at Jantar Mantar a day before Independence Day and another officer who was part of the controversial encounter of a city-based... Read more
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The Hindu
Veterans mark 1965 war with own eventMark sacrifices of 1965 war in their own way In a move that can further embarr
Veterans mark 1965 war with own event
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Mark sacrifices of 1965 war in their own way In a move that can further embarrass the government, ex-servicemen, who have announced a boycott of all government and military functions in protest against the delay in implementing the one rank, one... Read more
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Deepika
National News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsOROP row: Minister's daughter joins pr
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 4 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsOROP row: Minister's daughter joins protest by ex-servicemenNew Delhi: The daughter of union Minister (Retd) Gen V K Singh today joined exservicemen's agitation here to express support to their "just" demand... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM on digital policingThe PM has chosen three police stations which have adopted the smart policing a
PM on digital policing
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The PM has chosen three police stations which have adopted the smart policing and digital India initiative to do digital policingThe PM has chosen three police stations which have adopted the smart policing and digital India... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Minister VK Singh's daughter Mrinalini joins OROP protest Union Minister VK Singh's daughter Mrinalini has now joined the ongoing prote
Union Minister VK Singh's daughter Mrinalini joins OROP protest
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Union Minister VK Singh's daughter Mrinalini has now joined the ongoing protest for One Rank One Pension at Delhi's Jantar Mantar, reports said on Sunday. Mrinalini told media that she... Read more
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Calcutta News
OROP: Ex-servicemen hold candle light vigil at India Gate The ex-servicemen on Sunday held a candle light vigil here at India Gate dema
OROP: Ex-servicemen hold candle light vigil at India Gate
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
The ex-servicemen on Sunday held a candle light vigil here at India Gate demanding the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) policy. They also marched from Jantar Mantar to India... Read more
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New Kerala
servicemen pay homage to 1965 martyrsEx- Hundreds of ex-servicemen participated in a candle light march at India Ga
servicemen pay homage to 1965 martyrs
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Ex- Hundreds of ex-servicemen participated in a candle light march at India Gate here to pay homage to the martyrs of the 1965 India-Pakistan war. The march started from Jantar Mantar in central Delhi where the... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP:servicemen hold candle light vigil at India GateOROP: Ex-servicemen hold candle light vigil at India Gate The ex-servicemen on
OROP:servicemen hold candle light vigil at India Gate
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
OROP: Ex-servicemen hold candle light vigil at India Gate The ex-servicemen on Sunday held a candle light vigil here at India Gate demanding the implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) policy. They also marched from Jantar Mantar to India... Read more
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The Hindu
Gen. V.K. Singh’s daughter joins OROP protestsMinister of State for External Affairs General (retd.) V.K. Singh's daughter Mr
Gen. V.K. Singh’s daughter joins OROP protests
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Minister of State for External Affairs General (retd.) V.K. Singh's daughter Mrinalini Singh joined ex-servicemen at Jantar Mantar on Sunday, in the protest for early implementation of One Rank, One Pension (OROP) scheme and called for its early... Read more
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The Hindu
V.K. Singh’s daughter Mrinalini joins OROP protest at Jantar MantarMinister of State for External Affairs and former Army chief V.K. Singh’s daugh
V.K. Singh’s daughter Mrinalini joins OROP protest at Jantar Mantar
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Minister of State for External Affairs and former Army chief V.K. Singh’s daughter Mrinalini Singh on Sunday joined a protest at Jantar Mantar by ex-servicemen against the delay in the implementation of ‘One Rank One Pension’ (OROP)... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP: Gen V.K. Singh's daughter joins protesters Minister of State for External Affairs and former army chief V.K. Singh's dau
OROP: Gen V.K. Singh's daughter joins protesters
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Minister of State for External Affairs and former army chief V.K. Singh's daughter Mrinalini Singh on Sunday joined a protest here by ex-servicemen against the delay in the implementation of 'One Rank... Read more
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New Kerala
MEA minister V. K. Singh's daughter joins OROP protest(Update) Minister of State for External Affairs and former army chief General
MEA minister V. K. Singh's daughter joins OROP protest
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
(Update) Minister of State for External Affairs and former army chief General (Retired) V.K Singh's daughter joined the ongoing ex-servicemen's protest for implementation of the one rank one... Read more
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New Kerala
V K Singh's daughter joins OROP protest at Jantar Mantar Minister of State for External Affairs General (Retired) V.K. Singh's daughte
V K Singh's daughter joins OROP protest at Jantar Mantar
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Minister of State for External Affairs General (Retired) V.K. Singh's daughter Mrinalini on Sunday reached Jantar Mantar to join the protest demanding implementation of 'One Rank, One Pension... Read more
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