Rs 5,000 monthly pension for aged farmers: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday announced a monthly pension of Rs.5,000 for farmers aged 60 or above for their social and financial security.

Odisha announces monthly pension for construction workers

Odisha Government today announced monthly pension and housing grants for registered construction workers and said all expenses would be borne by the state.

Govt launches Rs 1,000 minimum pension across the country

According to EPFO estimates, around 32 lakh pensioners under the scheme, who get less than Rs 1,000 every month as pension, will benefit immediately.

Govt launches insurance + pension scheme for senior citizens

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday relaunched an insurance scheme for senior citizens that will provide monthly pension ranging from Rs 500 to Rs 5,000.

Govt to soon notify minimum Rs 1,000 monthly pension under EPS

Government will soon issue a notification to implement the Budget proposal of increasing the minimum monthly pension under the EPS-95 scheme to Rs 1,000, Labour Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said.

LS members support bill to provide Rs 5,000 monthly pension

A private member's bill that seeks to provide monthly pension of Rs 5,000 to a retired person from unorganised and private sectors on Friday received support from members cutting across party lines in the Lok Sabha.

Proposal for Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension approved: Govt

Government has approved minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 under Employees Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) run by the retirement body Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), Parliament was informed Monday.

Minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 soon under EPS-95

The UPA government's decision to ensure a minimum pension of Rs 1,000 a month under the retirement fund body EPFO's scheme, which will immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners, is going to be a reality soon.

Cabinet approves Rs 1,000 per month minimum pension

Pensioners will get benefit with effect from April 1 this year.

Cabinet likely to approve Rs 1,000/month minimum pension Friday

Union Cabinet is likely to approve Friday the proposal to ensure Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension under the pension scheme run by retirement fund body EPFO, which would immediately benefit 28 lakh pensioners.

EPFO approves Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension

Trustees of retirement fund body EPFO Thursday approved a proposal to provide a monthly pension of minimum Rs 1,000, a decision that will immediately benefit about its 28 lakh pensioners.

EPFO meet Tuesday to make Rs 1,000 monthly pension a reality

Trustees of Retirement fund body EPFO will decide on Wednesday on amending the scheme to provide a minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000, which will immediately benefit about its 28 lakh pensioners.

Minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 to be a reality this month

Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, the government is likely to approve this month a proposal that will entitle formal sector workers a minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000, immediately benefiting 27 lakh pensioners.

Raise minimum monthly pension to Rs 3,000, says Parl panel

A Parliamentary panel asked the government to peg the minimum pension at Rs 3,000 a month under the Employees Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) run by retirement fund manager EPFO to help retired workers tide over rising prices.

EPFO likely to give 8.6% interest in 2012-13

Over 50 million subscribers of the retirement fund body EPFO may get 8.6 percent return on their investment during 2012-13, higher than 8.25 percent provided in the last fiscal.

EPFO considering minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000

Subscribers of the retirement fund body EPFO may soon get a minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 after superannuation, if a proposal in this regard is cleared by the Finance Ministry.

Rajasthan: Elderly people demand monthly pension

Thousands of elderly people on Monday staged a dharna here to press for their demand of a monthly pension.

Jharkhand to give statehood fighters monthly pensi

Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Friday announced in the assembly that the people who had fought for a separate Jharkhand state would get pension.