New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI) The 25-day sit-in led by social activists Aruna Roy, Baba Adhav and Nikhil Dey ended today as the protestors reiterating their demand to revamp the old-age, widow and disabled pension scheme. Roy, Magsaysay award winner, ... Press Trust of India, 21 hours ago
Rohini Nilekani, wife of Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani, Zarina Screwvala, Nikhil Dey and Anshu Gupta speak to NDTV's Sonia Singh on the Art of Giving. Here is the full transcript of the interview: NDTV: Good evening and welcome to the NDTV Dialogues, a ...NDTV, 2 months ago
PARBHANI: Turning the clock back by few years, Nikhil Kanetkar inspired Pune men's team to their maiden win in the Maharashtra State Senior Inter-District Badminton Championship. This is for the first time that Pune have won both men's and women's ...Times of India, 1 month ago
The 16th state conference of the Nikhil Bharat Banga Sahitya Sammelan today commenced here in the presence of a galaxy of littérateurs from across the country. Tourism minister and chairman of English Bazaar Municipality Krishnendu Choudhury ...The Echo Of India, 1 month ago
The Dole Route Delhi Despite leading with schemes like Bhagidari, Congress lost due to poor implementation, corruption. Rajasthan Schemes like free medicine, right to time-bound services implemented. Political disconnect, delay failed to help. ...Outlook India, 1 hour ago
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The 25-day "Pension Parishad" dharna at the Jantar Mantar here, demanding an increase in pension for senior citizens from BPL families from Rs.200 to Rs.2,000, ended Friday. This is the sixth consecutive session of ...News Track India, 20 hours ago 25-day Pension Parishad protest ends New Delhi News.Net, 19 hours ago Pension Parishad urges PM to meet elderly people The Hindu, 2 weeks ago Campaign for universal pension to gain speed The Hindu, 3 weeks ago
Govt spends monthly just Rs 124 each on 10 crore people aged 60 years and aboveThe Pension Parishad is demanding universal monthly pension of Rs 2,000 for all elderly of age 55 years or above. This would entail an expenditure of Rs 2.31 lakh crore.
Shanti is a small, bird-like woman with unkempt grey hair, a wizened face and an innocent, trusting smile. The constant smile is remarkable because her life is unbelievably difficult. She lives in a mud hut in Katihar district of Bihar with her ...Times of India, 12 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Describing the Lokpal bill — passed by Parliament this week — as incomplete without other accountability legislations like whistleblowers and grievance redress bills, activists demanded reconvening of the Parliament session. Amid ...Times of India, 1 day ago Civil society group welcomes Lokpal bill Prokerala, 1 day ago Activists, jurists push for lokpal, whistleblowers bills Times of India, 4 days ago 'Pass grievance redressal, whistleblower protection bills with Lokpal' ProKerala.com, 4 days ago
Led by Aruna Roy, the National Campaign for the People's Right to Information on Thursday demanded to know why the winter session of Parliament was curtailed despite across-the-board political consensus on the passage of key accountability Bills.The Hindu, 1 day ago Right to information body demands inclusion of other bills in Jan Lokpal Indian Express, 4 days ago Pass whistleblower bill The Hindu, 4 days ago
Social activist Aruna Roy along with other leading activists today demanded the immediate passage of the grievance redress bill and the whistleblower protection bill contending enactment of Lokpal bill is not adequate to fight corruption. ...New Indian Express, 1 day ago Aruna Roy Seeks Early Passage of Whistleblower Bill Outlook India, 1 day ago Aruna Roy seeks early passage of grievance redress, whistleblower bills ZeeNews.com, 1 day ago Time to move ahead of RTI: Aruna Roy New Indian Express, 1 month ago
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