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DA Hike: Dearness allowance of Chandigarh administration employees hiked, check new rate

DA Hike: Dearness allowance of Chandigarh administration employees hiked, check new rate

Employees of the Chandigarh administration will now receive DA at 34% of their basic salaries, up from the 31%. 

May 13, 2022, 20:13 PM IST
PAN card scams on the rise: Here's how to remain safe

PAN card scams on the rise: Here's how to remain safe

Every PAN has ten digits made up of a predetermined combination of alphabets and letters. The first five characters are always alphabets, followed by four digits and another alphabet.

May 13, 2022, 18:41 PM IST
Bank Holidays in May: Bank branches to remain shut for 3 consecutive days

Bank Holidays in May: Bank branches to remain shut for 3 consecutive days

Check the complete list of bank holidays in May 2022 inside. 

May 13, 2022, 18:32 PM IST
Updating Aadhaar details via mAadhaar app? Here's how much it may cost

Updating Aadhaar details via mAadhaar app? Here's how much it may cost

Residents without an Aadhaar-registered mobile number will be able to use only a few services, such as Locate Enrolment Center, Verify Aadhaar, and Scanning QR Code.

May 13, 2022, 17:32 PM IST
After HDFC, LIC HFL hikes home loan interest rates: Check by how much your monthly EMIs will go up

After HDFC, LIC HFL hikes home loan interest rates: Check by how much your monthly EMIs will go up

LIC Housing Finance Limited has increased the home loan interest by up to 0.40%. 

May 13, 2022, 14:40 PM IST
Lost money in stocks, cryptos? Check 5 schemes offering guaranteed returns and never lose wealth again

Lost money in stocks, cryptos? Check 5 schemes offering guaranteed returns and never lose wealth again

Invest in government-backed investment schemes and see how your wealth grows in the coming years. 

May 13, 2022, 13:18 PM IST
Govt makes it mandatory to quote PAN or Aadhaar for depositing or withdrawing Rs 20 lakh, opening current a/c

Govt makes it mandatory to quote PAN or Aadhaar for depositing or withdrawing Rs 20 lakh, opening current a/c

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), in a notification, said furnishing the Permanent Account Number (PAN) or biometric Aadhaar will be mandatory for such high-value deposits or withdrawals from

May 13, 2022, 13:15 PM IST
Taken loan from PNB? You may have to pay higher EMIs from next month, check details

Taken loan from PNB? You may have to pay higher EMIs from next month, check details

PNB will raise the repo-linked lending rates from next month. 

May 12, 2022, 19:58 PM IST
PM Kisan Yojana: Ahead of 11th instalment, govt to retrieve funds from 3.15 lakhs farmers, check details

PM Kisan Yojana: Ahead of 11th instalment, govt to retrieve funds from 3.15 lakhs farmers, check details

The Central government could release the funds under the 11th installment of PM Kisan Yojana in the coming days. 

May 12, 2022, 17:24 PM IST
FD Investors, Rejoice! Axis Bank hikes fixed deposit rates, check latest rates

FD Investors, Rejoice! Axis Bank hikes fixed deposit rates, check latest rates

RBI has recently increased the repo rate, following which several public and private banks have increased fixed deposit interest (FD) rates. 

May 12, 2022, 15:46 PM IST
Big update for Pension holders! Govt hikes Dearness Relief by 13%, check amount, arrears and other family benefits

Big update for Pension holders! Govt hikes Dearness Relief by 13%, check amount, arrears and other family benefits

Dearness Relief admissible to the CPF beneficiaries in receipt of basic ex-gratia payment in the 5th CPC series is being enhanced with effect from 1 January, 2022.

May 12, 2022, 15:20 PM IST
Dearness Allowance update: DA hike of up to 13% for Central govt and autonomous body employees

Dearness Allowance update: DA hike of up to 13% for Central govt and autonomous body employees

Several employees of the government sector and autonomous bodies are not under the remit of the 7th Pay Commission. 

May 12, 2022, 11:54 AM IST
Know how to lock and unlock Aadhaar Biometrics to prevent misuse

Know how to lock and unlock Aadhaar Biometrics to prevent misuse

Any Aadhaar card holder is allowed to use the service that empowers the former to lock his/her biometrics.

May 12, 2022, 10:56 AM IST
Pay just one premium and get Rs 12,000 pension! Check how to secure your future with special LIC Policy

Pay just one premium and get Rs 12,000 pension! Check how to secure your future with special LIC Policy

LIC allows investors to start saving little to build a corpus for their retirement. 

May 11, 2022, 17:38 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: 4% DA Hike arriving in July? Check latest update for govt employees

7th Pay Commission: 4% DA Hike arriving in July? Check latest update for govt employees

The central government could increase employees' dearness allowance (DA) in July 2022. 

May 11, 2022, 12:17 PM IST
DA Hike to happen in July? Salaries of central govt employees may rise again; Details here

DA Hike to happen in July? Salaries of central govt employees may rise again; Details here

According to reports, the dearness allowance will likely be hiked by another four percent in July, bringing the total to 38 percent.

May 10, 2022, 21:56 PM IST
SBI FD alert! Bank hikes interest rates on these fixed deposits, new rates effective from May 10

SBI FD alert! Bank hikes interest rates on these fixed deposits, new rates effective from May 10

Check out the SBI Interest rates table on on 'Domestic Bulk Term deposits of Rs 2 Crore and above.

May 10, 2022, 15:12 PM IST
PM KISAN 11th installment: Complete this task by May 31 or else Rs 2,000 may not be disbursed

PM KISAN 11th installment: Complete this task by May 31 or else Rs 2,000 may not be disbursed

eKYC is one of the important documentations to get the benefit under PM KISAN. eKYC is also mandatory for PMKISAN Registered Farmers. 

May 10, 2022, 12:24 PM IST
IndusInd bank offers more than 7% interest on FD deposits: Here's how to get maximum benefits

IndusInd bank offers more than 7% interest on FD deposits: Here's how to get maximum benefits

On a 5-year tenor or deposit period, senior folks can earn up to 7% interest in Mumbai-based IndusInd Bank; the rate for other depositors is 6.50 percent.

May 09, 2022, 18:31 PM IST
7th Pay Commission: DA hike in July for Central govt employees likely? Know how much raise you will get

7th Pay Commission: DA hike in July for Central govt employees likely? Know how much raise you will get

Now that the first increase in dearness allowance for the year 2022 has been announced in March, new reports are stating that the next revision in July is likely due to the increase in the AICP Index

May 09, 2022, 15:43 PM IST