Invest Rs 50, get Rs 34 lakhs! THIS scheme is your perfect retirement delight

Under this scheme, your money in NPS will get invested in two instruments: stock market and debt. 

May 08, 2021, 07:36 AM IST

Pensioners alert! Govt extends payment of provisional pension up to 1 year period

At a meeting held online with senior officers of the Department of Pension and DARPG, the Minister said that provisional family pension was also liberalized.

May 06, 2021, 07:26 AM IST

Set aside Rs 74 per day for THIS scheme and earn 1 crore upon retirement

The key to reaping a good return on any investment lies in investing at an early age, hence this mantra should always be kept in mind.

Apr 26, 2021, 18:06 PM IST

National Pension System update! Entry limit age may be increased to 70 years

The Indian government had launched National Pension System (NPS) in 2009. The scheme offers an investment opportunity to all organised sector employees working in India.

Apr 17, 2021, 12:32 PM IST

Good news for NPS subscribers! PFRDA to raise entry age limit to 70 years, exit to 75

PFRDA is also planning to give its subscribers an option of parking 40 per cent of the corpus that is mandatory to purchase an annuity at the time of retirement with a pension fund manager to get better benefits.

Apr 16, 2021, 13:58 PM IST

Big update on central government employees pension, notification on NPS benefits issued

The present notification provides a detail guideline for  processing various  benefits /facility available to NPS employees.

Apr 02, 2021, 13:58 PM IST

PFRDA extends direct remittance facility for non-resident subscribers of NPS

D-Remit offers a convenient mode of depositing voluntary contributions into NPS and also optimises the long-term retirement wealth creation by offering same-day NAV (net asset value), it added. Through this, periodic NPS contributions can be automated for any defined amount and for any defined date from the subscribers bank account.

Feb 05, 2021, 10:50 AM IST

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 various digital enablers such as OTP-based authentication, paperless on-boarding, e-sign-based authentication, video customer identification to facilitate remote on-boarding, online exit tools, online enrolment for government sector subscribers, among others.

Feb 03, 2021, 09:28 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

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 accounts for an individual is not allowed under NPS, an Individual can have one account in NPS and another account in Atal Pension Yojna.

Jan 31, 2021, 18:15 PM IST

Union Budget 2021: Will ask govt to make employers' contribution, tier-II account tax free for all: PFRDA

"There is this tier-II NPS account which was made tax free exclusively for the central government employees recently. So there also, we would request the government to give the facility to all the subscribers. In the tax-free tier II account we are keeping a lock-in period of 3 years because you are getting the tax-free status...And we want it to be extended to all the other employees," he added.

Nov 16, 2020, 09:45 AM IST

NPS Vs PPF corpus calculation: Know how much retirement fund you can build

The critical times that we live in has made us realise about our future planning and how well we can map it out for a good retirement fund.

Oct 21, 2020, 18:10 PM IST

NPS Alert! Now, open National Pension System account from the comfort of your home

PFRDA has been constantly introducing new methods of subscriber authentication for National Pension System.

Oct 09, 2020, 12:48 PM IST

Secure your spouse's future, know how to get Rs 44,793 monthly pension by investing in NPS scheme

NPS is a pension cum investment scheme.

Oct 05, 2020, 11:03 AM IST

Now, open NPS account through internet banking using OTP on registered mobile number

POPs and CRAs have been advised by PFRDA to provide the required functionality of OTP based authentication, PFRDA said.

Jun 29, 2020, 17:31 PM IST

NPS System account opening gets easier – Here’s how to apply for Aadhaar-based paperless KYC verification

The PFRDA has permitted e- NPS/Points of Presence facilities to use offline Aadhaar of prospective subscribers with their consent for opening NPS accounts.

May 28, 2020, 16:35 PM IST

Government's contribution under NPS to be raised to 14% from 10%, entire 60% of withdrawals to be tax-free

Contribution by the government employees under Tier-II of NPS will now be covered under Section 80 C for deduction up to Rs. 1.50 lakh

Dec 10, 2018, 15:40 PM IST

10 key Income Tax rules will change from April 1 – All you should know

Know how the change in Income Tax rules will impact you.

Mar 30, 2018, 08:39 AM IST

40,000 railway employees to march to Parliament for better wages

The union assured that no rail services will be disrupted

Mar 13, 2018, 07:12 AM IST

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

National Pension Scheme: All you should know about it after Budget 2018

One needs to remember there are many tax benefits under NPS.

Feb 13, 2018, 12:23 PM IST