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OROP and suicide by Army veteran: Police stops Rahul from leading candle march

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, after being detained twice yesterday, was against stopped from marching to India Gate here to register protest over the suicide by Army veteran Ram Kishan Grewal due to the lopsided implementation of the one-rank-one-pension (OROP) scheme by the Union Government Rahul was detained twice yesterday when

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Suicide by Army veteran on OROP issue: Rahul, Kajriwal attend funeral

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhiwani (Haryana): Congress vice Prsident Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal were prominent among others who attended the funeral of Ex-Armyman Ram Kishan Grewal, who committed suicide by consuming poison on Tuesday night in New Delhi protesting against the poor implementation of the One-rank-one-Pension scheme bythe Union Government. The Delhi Chief

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Army veteran commits suicide over OROP: Rahul Gandhi slams Modi Government

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi earlier today was detained by police and not allowed to meet the family members of the Army veteran who allegedly committed suicide by taking poison at Jantar Mantar in the capital last night as he had failed to receive pension according to the one-rank-one pension (OROP) scheme

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Prime Minister Modi inaugurates War Memorial in Bhopal

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to martyrs who have laid down their life fighting for the nation. The PM  was addressing a huge rally held at the imposing Lal Parade Grounds here to mark the inauguration of a war memorial for martyrs built by Madhya Pradesh Government. The Prime Minister

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OROP will be rolled out before Diwali: Manohar Parikkar

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Defence minister Manohar Parrikar today evening announced that  OROP (one-rank-one pension) for ex-Defence personnel will be rolled out before Diwali. Meanwhile representatives of the agitating ex-servicemen, who are demanding immediate implementation of OROP scheme, conveyed to the media that they lack confidence in the Government. Instead of calling off their agitation

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Modi, OROP and RSS

Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarification on OROP appears to be goaded by RSS pressure day before yesterday. A wise step. It was clear only Modi could have overruled Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. The nuances can wait but battle of perception had to be won. Whether Satbir Singh, who has led the veteran’s

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PM clarifies stand on One Rank One Pension issue

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today cleared the doubts on the One Rank One Pension (OROP) issue and declared that the defence veterans who who retired prematurely will be entitled to OROP. The Prime Minister made this announcement at a rally he addressed in Faridabad on Sunday – a day after Defence

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Can the Pythagoras’ theorem of OROP be simplified?

Indu Indira Lala New Delhi: Is there a third side to the OROP right triangle which is being missed out in this government plus veterans plus OROP math of superannuation benefits? The two sides of this equation being Government and the army veterans – agitating for one rank one pension – do seem to stand

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OROP – penultimate bout

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Protests, fast until death, severe health crisis of veterans, rushing to hospitals, ministerial family member pitching in and adding to ruling government’s restlessness – One Rank One Pension (OROP) has seen it all. Yet, the ultimate show hasn’t been staged yet. Running over more than two months continuously, some relief

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