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Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Hundreds of widows in Vrindavan town of Mathura district on Thursday voted in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 18 (ANI): Hundreds of widows on Monday decided not to celebrate Holi this time in order to mourn the sad demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Ballia (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 5 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh government has given government jobs to the widows of three security personnel from Ballia, killed in separate encounters either with terrorists or with the Naxalites in Jammu and Kashmir or in Chhattisgarh.
Updated : 1 month, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 21 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Thursday clarified that some misinformation being circulated regarding the pensions of the widows of jawans who lost their lives in the Pulwama terror attack on February 14.
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New Delhi [India], Jan 16 (ANI): Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday approved the provision of providing legal advice and support to war widows and ex-servicemen.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 17 (ANI): In a shocking revelation, twenty-two married women whose husbands are alive have allegedly been found receiving widows' pension under a scheme for the welfare of destitute women in Sitapur district.
Updated : 10 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 24 (ANI): On the occasion of International Widows Day, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu called for a societal change of mindset, asking "if a man can remarry, why can't a woman?"
Updated : 1 year ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar. 27 (ANI): In a bid to improve the livelihood of widows and destitute women in Mathura and Vrindavan, the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed temples in the two cities to donate all flowers offered to them to shelter homes.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar. 1 (ANI): Ahead of the festival of Holi, a group of widows from Vrindavan prepared earthen pots filled with 'gulaal' (coloured powder) to be gifted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): Fervour was seen in the eyes of the widows in Vrindavan as thay celebrated Holi with colours and flowers on Wednesday.
Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Ahead of the festival of Holi, a group of five widows from Vrindavan left for Delhi on Wednesday, to present 11 earthen pots containing 'Gulaal' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 21 (ANI): The Defence Ministry on Tuesday announced that the widows of gallantry award winners would continue to receive their allowance even after remarriage.