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Good news for pension subscribers! NPS, Atal Pension Yojna digital journey further simplified; here's all you need to know

Good news for pension subscribers! NPS, Atal Pension Yojna digital journey further simplified; here's all you need to know

The online e-KYC (Know Your Customer) will further simplify the process of account opening as it offers the subscribers a NPS digital journey, PFRDA said in a release. PFRDA said it has enabled

Feb 03, 2021, 09:28 AM IST
Union Budget 2021: Here's all about relevant changes introduced for salaried taxpayers

Union Budget 2021: Here's all about relevant changes introduced for salaried taxpayers

FM Sitharaman, presenting the Union Budget 2021 has announced some relevant changes for salaried taxpayers ranging from tax on PF to pre-filled income tax forms to further extension of Sops for

Feb 02, 2021, 16:11 PM IST
SBI exclusive 4 days shopping festival for millions of users starts on February 4; get 50% off on host of things

SBI exclusive 4 days shopping festival for millions of users starts on February 4; get 50% off on host of things

The YONO Super Saving Days will kick off on February 4 and will run through February 7. During the four days shopping extravaganza, SBI will offer an exclusive range of discounts and cashback to the

Feb 02, 2021, 14:33 PM IST
UIDAI's big Aadhaar card update! Just dial this helpline number for major Aadhaar services; check details

UIDAI's big Aadhaar card update! Just dial this helpline number for major Aadhaar services; check details

People can now make changes in their Aadhaar details online, without having to go to any Aadhaar Kendra. You can now update your Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Address and Language Online. But, for

Feb 02, 2021, 13:05 PM IST
Amalgamation of OBC, UBI into Punjab National Bank: What happens to your existing debit cards and internet banking after April 1, 2021?

Amalgamation of OBC, UBI into Punjab National Bank: What happens to your existing debit cards and internet banking after April 1, 2021?

According to information tweeted by PNB, the user ID of the old customers of Oriental Bank of Commerce and United Bank of India has changed. After the merger of OBC and UBI banks with PNB, the MICR

Feb 02, 2021, 12:11 PM IST
Union Budget 2021: FDI limit in insurance sector increased from 49% to 74%

Union Budget 2021: FDI limit in insurance sector increased from 49% to 74%

The Finance Minister stated that an Asset Reconstruction Company Limited and Asset Management Company would be set up to consolidate and take over the existing  stressed debt and then manage and

Feb 01, 2021, 15:15 PM IST
Union Budget 2021: Major disappointment for individual taxpayers! No change in tax slab

Union Budget 2021: Major disappointment for individual taxpayers! No change in tax slab

In FMs's other major announcements under taxation, Sitharaman said that the government proposes to make income tax appellate tribunals faceless. It will set up national income tax appellate tribunal

Feb 01, 2021, 13:02 PM IST
Union Budget 2021: Senior citizens above 75 years get this major exemption

Union Budget 2021: Senior citizens above 75 years get this major exemption

Among several key announcements made by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the Union Budget 2021-22, the senior citizens above 75 years with only pension income have been exempted from

Feb 01, 2021, 12:54 PM IST
Key changes from February 1: Check EPFO Life Certificate, ATM withdrawal norm, LPG Cylinder prices

Key changes from February 1: Check EPFO Life Certificate, ATM withdrawal norm, LPG Cylinder prices

As Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is all set to present Union Budget 2021-22 in Parliament today, the government has also decided to relax a lot of COVID-19 restrictions amid a consistent

Feb 01, 2021, 08:31 AM IST
Union Budget 2021: Date, time, schedule and other important details

Union Budget 2021: Date, time, schedule and other important details

Ahead of her third Budget presentation, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and her team will meet President Ram Nath Kovind, and will likely be accompanied by her deputy Anurag Thakur and other

Feb 01, 2021, 08:04 AM IST
Cabinet to meet at 10:15 am in Parliament ahead of Union Budget 2021 presentation

Cabinet to meet at 10:15 am in Parliament ahead of Union Budget 2021 presentation

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi said that the budget session, which started on January 29, will take up 38 legislative items. The first part of the budget session will continue till

Feb 01, 2021, 07:19 AM IST
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to present Union Budget 2021 today

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to present Union Budget 2021 today

The Union Cabinet will hold a meeting at 10:15 am before the presentation.Usually, the duration of the presentation ranges from 90 to 120 minutes. This year, the Union Budget will be delivered in

Feb 01, 2021, 06:44 AM IST
Union Budget 2021: Invest Rs 50,000 in NPS and get additional tax benefits over and above Rs 1.5 lakh under section 80C

Union Budget 2021: Invest Rs 50,000 in NPS and get additional tax benefits over and above Rs 1.5 lakh under section 80C

Any individual citizen of India (both resident and Non-resident) in the age group of 18-65 years (as on the date of submission of NPS application) can join NPS. Although, opening multiple NPS

Jan 31, 2021, 18:15 PM IST
Ration Card rules changing from February 1; mobile OTP to be mandatory: Details here

Ration Card rules changing from February 1; mobile OTP to be mandatory: Details here

Monthly distributed ration under the Annapurna and Antyodaya scheme used to make use of Biometrics, this will change in the wake of the pandemic. The Biometric user identification increases the risk

Jan 31, 2021, 17:24 PM IST
5 major rules impacting your everyday life changing from tomorrow

5 major rules impacting your everyday life changing from tomorrow

Since these rules are going to affect your everyday life, it is important to know more about these changes in detail. These rules range from LPG Cylinder prices, PNB ATM Cash withdrawal, mandatory

Jan 31, 2021, 14:50 PM IST
7th Pay Commission latest update: Here's why your take-home pay may reduce from April 2021 but Gratuity, PF component may rise

7th Pay Commission latest update: Here's why your take-home pay may reduce from April 2021 but Gratuity, PF component may rise

A couple of months ago, the government notified draft rules under Code on Wages 2019, following which take-home pay of employees may be reduced from next financial year ie, April 2021 because the

Jan 31, 2021, 14:16 PM IST
Budget 2021 classroom: How to save income tax other than 80C; check these 10 options

Budget 2021 classroom: How to save income tax other than 80C; check these 10 options

The one thing that the common man eagerly waits to hear from the finance minister is the announcement on taxation. We shall all get to know what is stored in FM's kitty. For the moment, we could look

Jan 31, 2021, 11:15 AM IST
Modi govt to give Rs 3800/month to citizens between 18- 50 years of age under PM unemployed allowance scheme? Here is the truth

Modi govt to give Rs 3800/month to citizens between 18- 50 years of age under PM unemployed allowance scheme? Here is the truth

Lately, a viral post is doing rounds on social media platforms stating that the Modi government will give Rs 3800 per month to Indian citizens between the age of 18- 50 years under the Prime Minister

Jan 28, 2021, 14:01 PM IST
Modi govt’s big decision for ESIC beneficiaries! Health services under ESI scheme in all districts from April 1 for ESIC beneficiaries

Modi govt’s big decision for ESIC beneficiaries! Health services under ESI scheme in all districts from April 1 for ESIC beneficiaries

ESIC beneficiaries would get access to health services under the ESI scheme in all 735 districts of the country from April 1, news agency PTI quoting an official said. At present, ESIC's health

Jan 28, 2021, 13:40 PM IST
7th Pay Commission latest update: Big changes likely in Salary, DA, PF, Gratuity, travel allowance; know details here

7th Pay Commission latest update: Big changes likely in Salary, DA, PF, Gratuity, travel allowance; know details here

According to fresh media reports, the government has decided to increased dearness allowance by 4 percent, thus meaning, the dearness allowance of central employees will  increase from 17 percent to

Jan 28, 2021, 12:53 PM IST