Frontline Magazine

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http://www.frontline.in/social-issues/social-justice/unkept-promise/article5596770.ece?homepage=true 23 January 2014 Social Welfare Unkept promise Meeta Ahlawat Participants in the protest organised by the Pension Parishad demanding enhanced pension, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on December 18. The tussle within some Central government Ministries over proposed … Continued

The Hindu

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http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/activists-push-for-inclusion-of-pension-in-party-manifestos/article5602332.ece 22 Jan 2014 Activists push for inclusion of pension in party manifestos Girija Shivakumar Pension Parishad has resolved to make pension entitlements an election issue. Representatives from the organization on Tuesday submitted a petition to political parties urging them … Continued

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18 Jan 14 ‘Govt. duty-bound to raise old-age pension’ Staff Reporter, New Delhi Nearly 200 elderly people from marginalised communities from 18 States, including Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh, participated in a Jan Sunwai (public hearing) organised by the Pension Parishad here … Continued

The Business Standard

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18 Jan 14 ‘Implement recommendations of pension panel’ IANS Various social activists Friday demanded that the government implement the recommendations of the Mihir Shah Task Force Committee on Comprehensive National Social Assistance Programme (pension). The members, who participated in a … Continued

Amar Ujala

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18 Jan 14 जन सुनवाई में बुजुर्गों ने उठाई पेंशन की मांग नई दिल्ली (ब्यूरो)। पेंशन परिषद की वृद्धावस्था पेंशन पर जन सुनवाई में करीब 18 राज्यों से आए बुजुर्गों ने हिस्सा लिया। इस दौरान उन्होंने दो हजार रुपये पेंशन … Continued

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http://www.deshbandhu.co.in/newsdetail/203208/1/21 ‘पेंशन भीख नहीं, हमारा संवैधानिक अधिकार’ (04:27:37 AM) 18, Jan, 2014, Saturday पेंशन परिषद द्वारा वृध्दावस्था पेंशन पर राष्ट्रीय जन सुनवाई कार्यक्रम आयोजित नई दिल्ली ! हम यहां पेंशन की भीख मांगने नहीं आए हैं। इस देश का संविधान … Continued

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17 Jan 14 Pension Parishad organizes Jan Sunwai in Delhi Girija Shivakumar, New Delhi Nearly 200 people of the elderly and marginalized communities from 18 states including Jharkhand, Ladakh and Chattisgarh participated in a “Jan Sunwai” (public hearing) on Friday … Continued

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30 December 2013 Kejriwal urged to take actions on pensions IANS | New Delhi: The Pension Parishad Sunday wrote to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal demanding immediate action on its demand for universalising pensions and declaring Jantar Mantar as “Sangharsh … Continued

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25  Dec 2013 Beyond small mercies JEAN DRÈZE APHARD TIMES: Even in relatively well-off families, money is always in short supply and the comfort of the elderly often takes the back seat. In the harsh lives of the elderly, the … Continued

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