Disability pension

Disabled soldiers to get pension who retired prematurely before

Earlier the ministry used to pay pension to the disabled soldiers who retired after January 1, 2006.

Jun 15, 2017, 20:50 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: PM Narendra Modi to personally intervene into issue of arrears and allowances

7th Pay Commission: PM Narendra Modi to personally intervene into issue of arrears and allowances

PM Modi would wait for the suggestions made by the E-CoS before personally intervening into the matter.

May 27, 2017, 12:09 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Update on allowances committee to be announced by June 1

7th Pay Commission: Update on allowances committee to be announced by June 1

Hundreds of lakhs of central government employees might heave a sigh of relief soon as media reports are pouring that the update on allowances as recommended by the 7th Pay Commission will be out by June 1.

May 25, 2017, 08:43 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Update on revised allowance structure to be announced next week

7th Pay Commission: Update on revised allowance structure to be announced next week

Central government employees will have to wait next week to get the update on higher allowances recommended by the 7th Pay Commission.

May 19, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Update on allowances likely to be announced today

7th Pay Commission: Update on allowances likely to be announced today

The ongoing curiosity related to allowances recommended by the Ashok Lavasa Committee might be laid to rest today.

May 16, 2017, 10:33 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Central government employees to soon get arrears on higher allowances

7th Pay Commission: Central government employees to soon get arrears on higher allowances

Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha has also confirmed the news following his meeting with the National Joint Council of Action (NJCA).

May 06, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Modi government notifies pending salary hike for 14 lakh armed forces

7th Pay Commission: Modi government notifies pending salary hike for 14 lakh armed forces

The benefit of the proposed modifications will be available with effect from January 1, 2016, the date of implementation of 7th CPC recommendations.

May 04, 2017, 09:07 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Bonanza for 55 lakh pensioners! Cabinet approves changes in pension revision formula

7th Pay Commission: Bonanza for 55 lakh pensioners! Cabinet approves changes in pension revision formula

The modified formulation will be beneficial to more pensioners than the first formulation recommended by the 7th CPC, which was not found to be feasible to implement on account of non-availability of records in a large number of cases and was also found to be prone to several anomalies. 

May 03, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

Reverse disability pension cut, Arvind Kejriwal tells PM Narendra Modi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to roll back the cut in armed forces disability pension and instead hike it.

Oct 14, 2016, 18:42 PM IST

Defence ministry for continuation of percentage-based disability pension

The Defence Ministry has asked the anomaly committee of the 7th Pay Commission to continue with the percentage-based system for calculating disability pensions for armed forces, an official statement said on Thursday.

Oct 14, 2016, 00:51 AM IST
Govt trashes charge of disability pension for armed forces being reduced

Govt trashes charge of disability pension for armed forces being reduced

The government tonight rubbished media reports which claimed the disability pension for armed forces has been reduced and said it has rather been "significantly increased" in the case of  90 per cent of the armed forces personnel as per the 7th Pay Commission recommendations.

Oct 10, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

No disability pension if injured off-duty: SC

Army personnel cannot claim disability pension if he or she gets hurt in an accident while on leave, SC held.

Jul 01, 2012, 09:59 AM IST