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7th Pay Commission: Will government employees get increased pay package along with arrears?

7th Pay Commission: Will government employees get increased pay package along with arrears?

The Union Cabinet had in June approved recommendations of the CPC with 34 modifications, which will mean an additional annual burden of Rs 30,748 crore on the exchequer.

Feb 26, 2018, 07:17 AM IST
Personal loan vs credit card: When should you avail them?

Personal loan vs credit card: When should you avail them?

We tell you the difference for you to decide which one will suit you best.

Feb 23, 2018, 14:59 PM IST
Avoid some common mistakes while planning tax savings

Avoid some common mistakes while planning tax savings

So in case, if you plan to avail benefit under section 80 (D), you need to avoid paying in cash your health insurance premium.

Feb 23, 2018, 14:56 PM IST
Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank begins operations

Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank begins operations

Payments bank are being promoted by the Reserve Bank to further financial inclusion.

Feb 23, 2018, 12:43 PM IST
State Bank of India to issue first electoral bonds from March 1

State Bank of India to issue first electoral bonds from March 1

The State Bank of India (SBI) has been authorised to issue and encash first electoral bonds from March 1 this year.

Feb 23, 2018, 07:23 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Good news for central govt employees, new pay hike from April

7th Pay Commission: Good news for central govt employees, new pay hike from April

Finance ministry has reportedly set a panel to take a final call on demands of these employees by April this year.

Feb 22, 2018, 20:32 PM IST
EPFO cuts administrative charges to 0.5%

EPFO cuts administrative charges to 0.5%

EPFO has also lowered the rate of interest on employees provident fund to 8.55 percent from 8.65 percent.

Feb 22, 2018, 12:12 PM IST
Petrol, diesel price on 22nd February 2018: Check out the rates here city-wise

Petrol, diesel price on 22nd February 2018: Check out the rates here city-wise

Under the dynamic pricing scheme, petrol and diesel prices are revised on a daily basis in sync with global crude oil prices.

Feb 22, 2018, 06:39 AM IST
EPFO lowers interest rate to 8.55 percent for 2017-18

EPFO lowers interest rate to 8.55 percent for 2017-18

Retirement fund body EPFO on Wednesday lowered the rate of interest on employees provident fund to 8.55 percent.

Feb 22, 2018, 00:07 AM IST
Will EPFO retain 8.65% interest on provident fund for 2017-18? Decision likely today

Will EPFO retain 8.65% interest on provident fund for 2017-18? Decision likely today

The EPFO had announced this rate on deposits for 2016-17, a tad lower than 8.8 percent in 2015- 16.

Feb 21, 2018, 10:25 AM IST
Key tax changes that will come into effect from April 1 – All you should know

Key tax changes that will come into effect from April 1 – All you should know

Check out 10 key tax changes that will come into effect from April 1

Feb 21, 2018, 07:55 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Finance Ministry Panel to take final call on pay hike by April

7th Pay Commission: Finance Ministry Panel to take final call on pay hike by April

The Union Cabinet had in June approved recommendations of the CPC with 34 modifications, which will mean an additional annual burden of Rs 30,748 crore on the exchequer.

Feb 20, 2018, 11:46 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Central govt employees to get pay hike with fitment formula 3.00 times of basic pay

7th Pay Commission: Central govt employees to get pay hike with fitment formula 3.00 times of basic pay

The Union Cabinet had in June approved recommendations of the CPC with 34 modifications, which will mean an additional annual burden of Rs 30,748 crore on the exchequer.

Feb 19, 2018, 08:50 AM IST
Petrol, diesel price on 19th February 2018: Check out the rates here city-wise

Petrol, diesel price on 19th February 2018: Check out the rates here city-wise

Under the dynamic pricing scheme, petrol and diesel prices are revised on a daily basis in sync with global crude oil prices.

Feb 19, 2018, 06:20 AM IST
7th Pay Commission: Three-time fitment factor hike for Central govt employees

7th Pay Commission: Three-time fitment factor hike for Central govt employees

Under the 7th Pay Commission, govt employees have been asking for the fitment factor to be raised by 3.68 times from the existing 2.57 times.

Feb 18, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: Seven things to know about panel recommendations for Central govt employees

7th Pay Commission: Seven things to know about panel recommendations for Central govt employees

The minimum pay of an entry-level govt employee is increased from Rs 7,000 to Rs 18,000 per month.

Feb 17, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: All you need to know about recommendations for Central govt employees

7th Pay Commission: All you need to know about recommendations for Central govt employees

The minimum pay of an entry-level government employee is increased from Rs 7,000 to Rs 18,000 per month.

Feb 16, 2018, 16:19 PM IST
Benefits of ELSS and how it fares as tax saving instruments

Benefits of ELSS and how it fares as tax saving instruments

Mutual fund houses offer ELSS which qualifies as tax saving instrument under section 80C of Income Tax Act.

Feb 16, 2018, 14:06 PM IST
Credit cards can help you save big on fuel purchase – Here's how

Credit cards can help you save big on fuel purchase – Here's how

There are four pointers to gain maximum benefit on fuel credit cards.

Feb 16, 2018, 09:53 AM IST
PM Jan-Dhan Yojana: More than half account-holders are women

PM Jan-Dhan Yojana: More than half account-holders are women

According to the report, there is a 200 percent increase in volumes of "cash in, cash out" transactions from the banking agent points across India.

Feb 15, 2018, 10:51 AM IST

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