Pensions

90% pensions  given on Day 1 

Pensions were disbursed to 90.7% beneficiaries under YSR Pension Kanuka by 6 pm on Wednesday. The government kept a target to complete the distribution of pensions by December 5. 

published on : 2nd December 2021

AP government employees warn of agitation if salary, pension concerns are not addressed

Urge State govt to solve issues related to PRC, DA and pay salaries, pensions on time 

published on : 13th October 2021

Indigenous Australian wants early pension due to short lives

Indigenous men have a life expectancy of 71 years and Indigenous women 75 years. That's 8.6 years shorter than other Australian men and 7.8 years shorter than other Australian women.

published on : 27th September 2021

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh rolls out enhanced social security pension scheme

The enhanced social security pension of Rs 1500 is a threefold increase from the Rs 500 that the BJP-SAD government gave.

published on : 31st August 2021

Andhra Pradesh government releases Rs 1,455 crore for social pension payments

Social welfare pensions in Andhra Pradesh are being distributed in 17 different categories such as old age and widow and disabled.

published on : 31st July 2021

Minor errors in data entry endanger pensions of 13,000 women in Andhra Pradesh

Notices have been issued to them to prove their eligibility on or before June 25, failing which their social security pensions will be stopped from next month.

published on : 25th June 2021

Arun Jaitley defends SBI decision to cut savings account interest rate

The Union Finance Minister said to protect the interests of senior citizens, the government has already floated a deposit scheme that guarantees 8-plus per cent interest rate.

published on : 3rd August 2017