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Members of Pensioners Association (Punjab) take part in a protest against the state government, in Patiala.

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Senior citizens queue up outside a bank to receive their pension, during a cold day, in Amritsar.

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Senior citizens sit on chairs with maintaining social distance as they wait to collect their pension at General Post Office Savings Bank (SB) during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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All-India EPS 95 Pensioners Sangharsh Samiti members stage a demonstration demanding hike in minimum EPS pension during 'Rasta Roko Aandolan', in New Delhi.

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All-India EPS 95 Pensioners Sangharsh Samiti members stage a demonstration demanding hike in minimum EPS pension during 'Rasta Roko Aandolan', in New Delhi.

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All-India EPS 95 Pensioners Sangharsh Samiti members stage a demonstration demanding hike in minimum EPS pension during 'Rasta Roko Aandolan', in New Delhi.

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Flight attendants march during a protest against the planned pension change in Paris.

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A lawyer holds a effigy with a scull represending a dead lawyer march during a protest against the planned pension change in Paris. French lawyers, doctors, nurses, pilots and others are taking to the streets of Paris to protest planned pension changes by French President Emmanuel Macron's government. Placard read, "no to the pension tax". Placard reads, "Macron wants my dead".

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Pensioners demonstrate during a protest demanding payment at Employee's Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) head office in New Delhi.

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A pensioner demonstrates during a protest demanding payment at Employee's Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) head office in New Delhi.

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Border Security Force (BSF) 'Pension Adalat' in progress to elevate the complaints of retired BSF personnel, in Jammu.

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Demonstrators hold a banner that reads in Portuguese "Ending the pension system is the end of your retirement", during a protest against the pension reforms proposed by Jair Bolsonaro's government in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar during an inauguration ceremony of Chief Minister Old Age Pension Scheme, in Patna.

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The white coats of doctors lie on the street around the Spanish message "No to the veto," directed at President Mario Abdo Benítez, asking him to not veto a proposed law that would allow doctors, from both the public and private sectors, to partially retire after 25 years of work, in Asuncion, Paraguay. Doctors argue their medical studies keep them from starting work and entering the government pension system until years after professionals in other industries. Currently, workers are eligible for a government pension after age 65.

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Elderly survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy protest at the residence of Madhya Pradesh Minister for Social Justice Gopal Bhargava demanding for hike in their social security pension, on International Day of Older Persons, in Bhopal.

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Pensioners protest in front of the Spanish Parliament in Madrid. Retirees are calling for higher pensions and urging authorities to ensure funding for social security.

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Pensioners protest in front of the Spanish Parliament in Madrid. Retirees are calling for higher pensions and urging authorities to ensure funding for social security.

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Pensioners hold a banner reading " We have earned it, we want to live it. Our pension" during a demonstration in Paris, France. Thousands of pensioners are taking to the street across France to protest against a new hike in a tax taken from their pensions.

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Pensioners protest and demand Rs 15,000 minimum monthly pension under the EPS-95 (Employees' Pension Scheme), in New Delhi.

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Pensioners protest and demand Rs 15,000 minimum monthly pension under the EPS-95 (Employees' Pension Scheme), in New Delhi.

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Demonstrators, one holding a life-size cut out of Brazil's President Michel Temer, protest pension reforms proposed by Brazil's government in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Demonstrators march against pension reform proposed by Brazil's President Michel Temer's government in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Brazilian President Michel Temer's proposal, which would require most people to work more years to receive full benefits, has met widespread resistance.

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Teachers from across Maharashtra stage a protest for the implementation of old pension policy in Nagpur, Maharashtra.

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A man holds a sign that reads in Spanish, "No to the suspension of pensions" during a demonstration after the government cut disability payments to some beneficiaries in Buenos Aires, Argentina. According to local reports, the government decided to reverse the cutting off of tens of thousands of disability pensioners and said there will be instead a case-by-case review of who doesn't meet requirements.

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A demonstrator breaks the windshield of a truck that belongs to a subway maintenance crew after clashes with police broke out during a general strike in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Public transport largely came to a halt across much of Brazil and protesters blocked roads and scuffled with police as part of a general strike to protest proposed changes to labor laws and the pension system.

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Police officers attempt to break into the Brazilian National Congress during a protest by police officers from several Brazilian states against pension reforms proposed by Brazil's President Michel Temer's government that would end the special pension retirement of police officers, in Brasilia, Brazil.

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Former Chief Minister ND Tiwari with his son Rohit Sekhar and wife Ujjwala Sharma meeting with a group of protesters agitating for pension at Shaheed Sthal, in Dehradun.

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Veteran servicemen during a protest against the One Rank One Pension scheme outside the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley residence.

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Veteran servicemen shout slogans during a protest against the One Rank One Pension scheme outside the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's residence.

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Veteran servicemen shouts slogan during a protest against the One Rank One Pension scheme announced by the government near Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Bollywood actress Gul Panag during the Ex-servicemen's agitation for 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) at Jantar Mantar, in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen participating in a candle light march protest over One Rank One Pension scheme in Dehradun.

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Ex-servicemen during their protest for implementation of 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Amul's new hoarding on One Rank One Pension (OROP)

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Adviser of the ex-servicemen's front Major-General (retd) Satbir Singh with ex-servicemen Colonel (retd) Pushpendra Singh, Hawaldar (retd) Ashok Kumar and Hawaldar (retd) Major Singh and others celebrate after breaking their fast to withdraw hunger strike following government's decision to implement 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) scheme, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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BJP MP and State president Jugal Kishore Sharma along with party workers celebrate the announcement of "One Rank One Pension" (OROP) scheme by Union government in Jammu.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated by ex-servicemen for One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme announcement, at Faridabad.

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Ex-servicemen celebrate at the India Gate after the government announced the implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme, in New Delhi.

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Members of Jammu and Kashmir army Ex-servicemen participate in the candle light march for "One Rank One Pension" in Jammu, J&K.

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Ex-servicemen during the agitation for 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) at Jantar Mantar, in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen during the agitation for 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) at Jantar Mantar, in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen continue their indefinite hunger strike over non-implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP), at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Havaldar Ashok Kumar Chauhan, on fast-unto-death over the One Rank One Pension issue, is taken to the hospital after his health deteriorated, in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen shout slogans during their agitation for "One Rank One Pension" at Jantar Mantar, in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen participate in the candle light march for "One Rank One Pension" at India Gate in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen participate in the candle light march for "One Rank One Pension" at India Gate in New Delhi.

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Ex service men organises a scooter rally protesting for one rank one pension in Dehradun.

Social activist Anna Hazare joins ex-servicemen, sitting on a hunger strike, during the protest for implementation of One Rank, One Pension scheme at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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An employee of a bank gives directions to pensioners in Athens. About 1,000 bank branches around the country were ordered by the government to reopen to help desperate pensioners without ATM cards cash up to 120 euros ($134) from their retirement checks.

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Ex-servicemen protests over 'One Rank One Pension', during a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen protests over 'One Rank One Pension', during a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen protests over 'One Rank One Pension', during a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen of Gujarat state protest to demand "One Rank One Pension" scheme in Ahmedabad.

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Hard tack Ex-servicemen protesting in 2009

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Elderly persons at the Pension Parishad dharna, demanding entitlement of universal Old age pension, in Jantar Mantar, New Delhi on March 05, 2013

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Ex-Servicemen protest against the delay in implementation of the "One Rank One Pension" at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Women protesters fill their bottles with drinking water as they participate in a rally, in New Delhi. Thousands of workers, farmers, pensioners, slum dwellers and other underprivileged people gathered near the Indian parliament raising various economic and social rights including pension, food, employment and healthcare among others.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, MPs Jaya Bachchan and Dimple Yadav and other leaders at the inaugural function of Samajwadi Pension Yojana in Lucknow.

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Old age gas victims and destitute pensioners staging protest on the occasion 'International Day of Older Persons', in Bhopal.

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Small lifeline Jirwah Devi, who gets a pension under the government pension scheme, outside her house in Latehar dist

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Old age pensioners staging a protest to increase their pension on the occasion of International Day of Older Persons, in Bhopal.

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A villager smokes tobacco as he joins other protesters during a rally demanding pension for elderly poor citizens in New Delhi.

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It’s working A widow shows her pension receipt

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Elderly women take part in a rally of Pension Parishad at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram during a press conference after cabinet meeting in New Delhi.

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Ex-servicemen deposit their medals and submit memoranda signed with their blood for handing over to President Pratibha Patil during a protest organised by Indian Ex-Servicemen Movement, demanding better pension, in New Delhi.

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A speaker gestures during a protest organised by Indian Ex-Servicemen Movement in New Delhi. The protesters deposited their medals and signed a memorandum in blood addressed to the President demanding better pension.

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A man gets his head shaved to draw attention to the demand that the government provide monetary assistance in the form of pension to every registered voter in the country, in New Delhi.

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