The Centre on Friday approved enhancement of financial aid to orphaned children of ex-servicemen in the country. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh took to Twitter to announce the humanitarian gesture to the Armed Services.
New Delhi: Since the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission in August this year, resentment among the government employees has been brewing. Now, adding to it, the Defence Ministry is likely to take a decision on capping the educational expenses paid to the children of ex-servicemen as per the Commission’s recommendations. Amid demands not to […]
A polyclinic under Ex-Servicemen Health Scheme (ECHS), a central government financed programme to provide quality health service to ex-servicemen pensioners and their dependents, was inaugurated here today
In a major change in the Civil Services Exam (Group ‘A’ & ‘B’ Posts), Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has introduced new provisions clarifying on the relaxation of upper age limit. The policy on age relaxation applicable for ex-servicemen for appearing in Civil Services Exam (Group ‘A’ & ‘B’ Posts) is governed by ‘Ex-servicemen (Re-employment […]
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The National Cadet Corps (NCC) and Department of Ex-Servicemen welfare (ESW), Ministry of Defence (MoD) have offered a helping hand to civilian authorities in the country’s fight against COVID-19. The NCC has issued guidelines for temporary employment of its cadets under ‘Exercise NCC Yogdan’ to augment relief efforts and functioning of various agencies […]