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The daily life of an Indian middle class Person

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Daya Maheshwari Memorial Trophy 2011 Winner announced:

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Daya Maheshwari Memorial Trophy 2011 Winner announced:






Bharat Pensioners Samaj on 29th of October 2011 announced BSNL & DOT Pensioners Association Gujarat Circle Ahemdabad as the winner of Daya Maheshwari Memorial Trophy 2011. Trophy in the memory of Social worker; Late Smt. Daya Maheshwari (22.07.1942-01-08-2011) wife of S.C. Maheshwari carries a cash reward of Rs 5000/-Plus Citation for the out standing services to the Pensioners’ Community during the year .

Web-based PENSION PORTAL a Mission Mode Project under the National e-Governance Plan

Web-based PENSION PORTAL a Mission Mode Project under the National e-Governance Plan - Release of Grant-in Aid to Pensioners Associations for implmentation of the Portal.
http://circulars.nic.in/WriteReadData/CircularPortal/D3/D03ppw/USC-2.pdf

Happy Diwali

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My hearty  diwali wishes to you & your family! Let this festive days brings tons of happiness & prosperity to you & your family! Have a nice time and safe Diwali


Diwali Is the festival of Lights, Happiness, Prosperity...

                                          We wish that this DIWALI... Lights your way towards                            True Happiness andProsperity... !!    S.C.Maheshawri & family

Double Whammies- Government to muzzle CAG and RTI Act?

http://www.outlookindia.com/article.aspx?278635#.TqJ3gr238a0.bloggerWhat began as a few whispers is now a booming drumbeat. Powerful senior ministers are asserting that the Right to Information Act (RTI), till now flaunted as one of the UPA government’s biggest gifts to the aam aadmi, is “transgressing into government functioning”. Similar misgivings are being voiced on another constitutional body that has been in the news lately—the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG). Put together, this has raised fears of a possible attempt to muzzle the proverbial messenger.
“The government has not made it clear what can or cannot be made public, which is what’s leading to controversies.”Sudha Pai, Professor, JNU
“Both (RTI and CAG) are messengers that bring to people something that has been stolen or gone wrong,” says former CAG T.N. Chaturvedi. But that’s not how a beleaguered government is seeing it. Facing varied governance scandals, it says that RTI is being misused for political an…

News letter 22.10.2011

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Greeting,
Wish You all a very happy Depawali
Important announcements :1 56thAGM of Bharat Pensioners Samaj is scheduled to be held on 04.011.2011 from 10.00hrs onwards in Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 11001.All members Affiliates & supporters are cordially invited. BPS announces winners of 2011 awards
2. With the intention of developing healthy competition and to encourage better service to Pensioners by its affiliated Associations. Bharat Pensioners Samaj, introduced PEMS i.e. Performance evaluation & monitoring system, under which best performing Association of the year is rewarded Batta Memorial Trophy with a cash Prize of Rs 5000/. From 2010 a Spl. Prize Trophy plus two runners-up cash prizes were added to this system. From this year replacing the Spl prize Trophy, BPS announces introduction of Daya Maheshwari memorial Trophy with cash prize of Rs 5000/-
This year's result for winners of these prizes is as follows as follow:
1. AICGA Pune 2. BSNL &am…

RREWA writes to AIRFF

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S.C.Maheshwari writes to Y.N. Sastry

To
Y.N. Sastry,
President AIRRF Secuderabad.

Reference : Your Delhi Tour report as published in AIRRF magazine September-Oct.2011

Dear Sh. Sastry ji,
KhudeeKo Kar Buland etna ke Har Takdeer se phele Khuda Khud Bandese Punche Batta Teri Raja Kya hai
RREWA, is a Symbol of LOVE Affection & Service among Pensioners in 83 Countries and 132 cities of India. Under the able guidance of V.K. Agarwal former CRB & MM Agarwal former C.E. N.Rly. RREWA serves Pensioners & Family Pensioners w/o asking for their affiliation, alliance, member ship or the Department on an average it disseminate 17,127 pages of information to pensioners every month. It is a proud affiliate ofBharat Pensioners Samajwhich has the rare distinction to have found space in the Publications of UNO, several Sociologists & Anthropologists. DO NOT KNOW WHY SOME PEOPLE ARE SCARED OF SINCERE & SLFLESS ORGANIZATIONS? Is it their desperation or insecurity? Sastry ji, we in RREWA do not believe in self praise &self imag…

WHY SOME PEOPLE ARE SCARED OF SINCERE & SELFLESS ORGANIZATIONS/PERSONS

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RREWA A Symbol of LOVE Affection & Service in 83 Countries and 132 cities of IndiaUnder the able guidance of V.K. Agarwal former CRB & MM Agarwal former C.E. N.Rly RREWA serves Pensioners & Family Pensioners w/o asking for their affiliation, alliance ,  member ship or the Department . It is a proud affiliate of Bharat Pensioners Samaj which has the rare distinction to have found space in the Publications of UNO, several Sociologists & Anthropologists. DO NOT KNOW WHY SOME PEOPLE ARE SCARED OF SINCERE & SLFLESS ORGANIZATIONS? Is it their desperation or insecurity?
Visit our website Mr Sastry :  www.rrewa.org Adesperate & confused  Y.N. Sastry PRESIDENT AIRRF 's  report as published in Railway Federation News Sept.-Oct.2011 issue
In view of the SCOVA meeting being held on 21-09-2011 at New Delhi, the important Central Office bearers from different railways have been invited to be at Delhi on 20-09-2011 morning. Sri M.M.P. Sinha, E.C.RIy. with 3 members, Sri Kishan S…

HOW THE SOLICITOR GENERAL IS BLUFFED BY THE MINISTRIES

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HOW THE SOLICITOR GENERAL IS BLUFFED BY THE MINISTRIES IN BRIEFING THEM? HOW THE COURTS IN TURN GIVE VERDICTS BASED ON THE “BLUFF-BRIEFS” PRESENTED AND  ARGUED BEFORE THEM BY SUCH SOLICITOR GENERALS!!
READ THIS RECENT CASE- AN EYE OPENER- WE NEED TO BE ALERT ALWAYS ABOUT GOVT BLUFFS IN “COUNTERS”! MORE OFTEN THAN NOT THE DEPTS CONCEAL FACTS AND COVER UP THEIR OMISSIONS AND ERRORS WITH BLUFFS!-Courtesy: N Natrajan - Chennai

BPS monthly magazine - Oct. 2011

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Bharat Pensioners samaj introduces Daya Maheshwari Memorial Trophy with Rs 5000/ cash reward

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Friends, With the intention of developing healthy competition and to encourage better service to Pensioners by its affiliated Associations. Bharat Pensioners Samaj, introduced PEMS i.e. Performance evaluation & monitoring system, under which best performing Association of the year is rewarded  Batta Memorial Trophy  with a cash Prize of Rs 5000/. From  2010  a  Spl. Prize Trophy plus two runners-up cash prizes were added to this system. From this year replacing the Spl prize Trophy, BPS announces introduction of Daya Maheshwari memorial Trophy with cash prize of Rs 5000/- This year's result for winners of these prizes is as follows as follow:
1. AICGA Pune 2. BSNL & DOT Pensioners Association Ahemdabad. 3. DAPWA Chandigarh 4. RSCWS Mohali
Winners are requested to be present on 04/11/2011 in 56thAGM of Bharat Pensioners Samaj to receive  the awards
Secretary General Bharat Pensioners Samaj                                        Dated.16. 10.2011

RIGHT TO INFORMATION- A FUNDAMENTAL RIGHT?

RIGHT TO INFORMATION- A FUNDAMENTAL RIGHT?
Naveen Tewari
Published in: The Hindustan Times, 13 October 2011
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THE FIRST SHOCK CAME WHEN THE U.P. GOVERNMENT APPOINTED THE STATE CHIEF INFORMATION COMMISSIONER AND THE INFORMATION COMMISSIONERS.

ALARM BELLS STARTED RINGING IN OUR MINDS.

THE APPOINTMENTS RAISED SERIOUS QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW SERIOUSLY THE GOVERNMENT OF UTTAR PRADESH HAD TAKEN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ACT IN LETTER AND SPIRIT

The Right to Information Act was passed in India in the year 2005. But the founding fathers of our constitution had already enshrined it in the constitution as a fundamental right under article 19(1-a). The right was not exercised by the people due to their general ignorance of law and also because it was not developed into an implementable form with a delivery mechanism and system.

Slowly over the years the pressure for transparency in governance and accountability in administration increased to a very high level.  The enactmen…