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OROP suicide: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia detained at RML hospital; Arvind Kejriwal slams PM Narendra Modi

Ram Kishan Grewal committed suicide by consuming poison at a park in New Delhi area over the issue of One Rank One Pension scheme (OROP).

Nov 02, 2016, 13:49 PM IST

Farmers, soldiers committing suicide in Modi rule: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will reportedly attend the cremation of Ram Kishan Grewal later in the day.

Nov 02, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

All ex-servicemen will get their dues by Holi under OROP scheme, says Parrikar

The minister also expressed his gratitude to banks and defence department which have worked overtime to disburse some 2,293 crores by March 17.

Mar 21, 2016, 20:44 PM IST

Government may consider OROP for premature retirees: Manohar Parrikar

 Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said the grant of `One Rank One Pension` to those who took premature retirement from the armed forces could be considered with certain conditions.

Feb 18, 2016, 22:55 PM IST

OROP row: Ex-servicemen protest outside Arun Jaitley’s residence

Ex-servicemen seeking changes in the government’s One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme, on Sunday, staged a protest outside the official residence of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Delhi, alleging that he failed to respond to concerns raised by them during an earlier meeting.

Jan 17, 2016, 14:13 PM IST

OROP promise has been fulfilled: Parrikar on defence veterans' agitation

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday reiterated that the govt's promise on the OROP scheme has been fulfilled.

Nov 13, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

OROP: Protesting ex-servicemen to start returning medals

In protest against the government notification, we will start returning our medals from tomorrow: Ex-servicemen on OROP

Nov 09, 2015, 19:09 PM IST

Centre plans OROP 'Diwali gift' for armed forces veterans

The notification on One Rank One Pension scheme will be issued "within days" of the Bihar poll process coming to an end as the model code of conduct is currently in place, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday.

Oct 26, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

Veterans sign petition to PM in blood for OROP implementation

  The protesting ex-servicemen on Sunday in a letter signed in blood demanded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for early implementation of the 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme.

Oct 25, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

OROP: Protesting ex-servicemen claim police harassment

 Ex-servicemen, protesting for implementation of 'One Rank, One Pension' scheme at Jantar Mantar here, on Saturday alleged harassment by police and claimed that they are being tailed by "unidentified people".

Oct 17, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

Ex-servicemen celebrate IAF anniversary; OROP protest to continue

 Continuing their demand for One Rank One Pension (OROP), ex-servicemen on Thursday boycotted the official function of the 83rd anniversary of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and celebrated it at the Jantar Mantar protest site.

Oct 08, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Ex-servicemen celebrate IAF anniversary; OROP protest to continue

 Continuing their demand for One Rank One Pension (OROP), ex-servicemen on Thursday boycotted the official function of the 83rd anniversary of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and celebrated it at the Jantar Mantar protest site.

Oct 08, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

VK Singh assures speedy implementation of OROP scheme

Union Minister VK Singh on Friday gave the assurance of speedy implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme for the benefit of ex-servicemen.

Sep 26, 2015, 20:03 PM IST

'Notification on OROP possibly next month'

A government notification implementing 'One Rank One Pension' scheme may take another month, top defence sources said Wednesday.

Sep 23, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

OROP protest continues, more rallies planned

Protest over `One Rank, One Pension` scheme for ex-servicemen continued for the 95th day on Thursday, and army veterans planned more rallies across the country.

Sep 17, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Ex-servicemen to hold rally today at Jantar Mantar to seek changes in OROP scheme

Ex-servicemen will hold a rally on Saturday at Jantar Mantar to press for changes in one rank one pension scheme (OROP).

Sep 12, 2015, 05:12 AM IST

Why should the govt worry about those taking VRS: Meenakshi Lekhi

 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Meenakshi Lekhi on Saturday asked why the government must worry about defence personnel who leave the services early by choice.

Sep 05, 2015, 20:03 PM IST

'OROP fail, ex-servicemen rejected six out of seven announcements', tweets Omar Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday questioned the Centre's claim of implementing the one-rank-one-pension (OROP), saying the veterans have rejected six of the seven announcements.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:42 PM IST

OROP row: Points of disagreement between govt and ex-servicemen

The government has decided to implement the `One Rank, One Pension` (OROP) scheme for veterans, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said here on Saturday. However, the ex-servicemen, who have been on agitation for 83 days, rejected the key details of the decision.

Sep 05, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Govt announces 'One Rank One Pension'; veterans 'satisfied' after clarification on premature retirement

Fulfilling a much-awaited demand of armed forces veterans, the Union government on Saturday announced that it will be implementing the 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme.

Sep 05, 2015, 15:07 PM IST