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EPFO targets to make UANs operational by Oct 15

Last Updated: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 18:59

Retirement fund manager EPFO that has initiated the process of seeding KYC details like PAN, Aadhaar of contributing members for making Universal Account Number (UAN) has set a target of seeding 2 crore bank account data by end of this month, an official said.

Govt faces opposition ire for discontinuing LPG subsidy transfer scheme

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 13:56

Dharmendra Pradhan said the direct benefit transfer on LPG (DBTL) scheme was a "good scheme" but was launched by the previous UPA government with objective of getting political mileage before the general elections.

EPFO settles 11 lakh claims in July, 43 lakh since April

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 06, 2014, 13:49

Retirement fund manager EPFO has settled over 11 lakh claims, including transfer and withdrawal of provident fund, last month.

EPFO to provide UAN to contributing members initially

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 22:33

Retirement fund body EPFO has decided to work in mission mode to provide portable Universal Account Number to contributing members initially and seed it with KYCs like Aadhaar and PAN to make it more secure.

Centre not considering any proposal to junk Aadhaar project

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 14:59

Government is not considering any proposal to discontinue the Aadhaar project under which biometrics details of residents are collected to generate unique identification number, Parliament was informed Friday.

Govt not considering any proposal to junk Aadhaar project

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 14:29

Government is not considering any proposal to discontinue the Aadhaar project under which biometrics details of residents are collected to generate unique identification number, Parliament was informed Friday.

Left MP urges Modi to `scrap` Aadhaar, says US collecting biometric data of Indians

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 00:09

A Left MP on Monday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "scrap" the Aadhaar project launched by the UPA government in the wake of reports that US security agency NSA was allegedly "collecting the biometric data of Indian citizens".

Panel recommends reinstatement of LPG subsidy transfer scheme

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 14:07

Months after the scheme to pay LPG users cash subsidy was put on hold, an expert committee has recommended its reinstatement after streamlining some processes as it helps prevent pilferages.

No legal basis required for using Aadhaar for DBT: Montek

Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 00:07

Earlier this year, the government had suspended the ambitious scheme to pay LPG subsidy in cash to consumers directly.

Delhi govt`s move to make Aadhaar mandatory challenged in HC

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 20:01

The Delhi High Court on Monday referred to its larger bench a plea challenging Delhi government`s guidelines making Aadhaar mandatory for getting a National Food Security card.

Consumers can buy more than 1 subsidised LPG cylinder a month

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 17:53

The government had raised the annual cap on supply of cheaper LPG from nine to 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each on January 30. It was inferred this meant one cylinder in a month.

SC commutes death sentence, jails rapist for 35 years

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 23:42

The Supreme Court has commuted the death sentence of a man convicted for raping a minor girl who later died of her injuries, but sentenced him to a minimum of 35 years` imprisonment without remission.