Falling interest rates hit pensioners
The economy is passing through a low interest rate regime with the RBI cutting rates for five consecutive times to boost growth. Inflation has also remained benign and low for a sustained period, hurting the real monthly returns of pensioners.
How pensioners can submit life certificate online
If you are a government pensioner, November is the month when you will be planning a visit ...
How government pensioners can submit life certificate online
It is mandatory for government pensioners to submit the life certificate (Jeevan...
US Senate passes funding bill to avert government shutdown this week
The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation that would continue the funding for a wide range of federal agencies through Dec. 20 and avoid partial government shutdowns that otherwise would begin on Friday, when existing money expires.
Over 200 economists, academicians ask government to release NSSO data, reports
The economists and academicians who issued the statement, include A Vaidyanathan and Abhijit Sen (former members of erstwhile Planning Commission), Biswajit Dhar (JNU), Dilip Mookherjee (Boston University), Maitreesh Ghatak (LSE), Prabhat Patnaik (Emeritus Professor, JNU), and Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics).
Reliance Capital Pension's registration under NPS cancelled: PFRDA
With this, the pension fund is no longer available for subscription under NPS. Earlier this year, Reliance Capital had surrendered its NPS licence. It was one of the 8 companies registered under NPS to manage funds from the private sector.
Good corporate governance help cos achieve better financial results: Survey
"While compliance with laws and regulation must form a part of any governance framework, there is an opportunity for progressive boards to broadly work on better corporate governance practices. This includes promoting a culture of integrity and ethics, tapping into key stakeholder groups and creating enough scope for debate and dissent," said Dinesh Anand.
Government brings India’s economy into focus amid privatization push
India has jumped 14 places to 63rd in the World Bank’s annual rankings for ease of doing business, rolled back a levy on foreign funds, injected $10 billion into sick banks and relaxed foreign direct investment rules in coal mining, contract manufacturing and single-brand retail trading.
Nearly seven lakh vacant posts in central government departments: Personnel Ministry
Based on the vacancies reported by the user departments, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started recruitment process to fill up 1,05,338 posts during the year 2019-2020, Minister of State for Personnel, Jitendra Singh said.
We’ll form government before Dec 01: Sanjay Raut
Shiv Sena is all set to form a government in Maharashtra within this month only. Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut Said on November 21 said that ...
Congress hits out at BPCL disinvestment decision, says government 'selling the country'
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a strategic divestment of the government's 53.29 per cent stake in BPCL, along with transfer of certain management control. This is excluding BPCL's equity share holding of 61 per cent stake in Numaligarh Refinery.
RBI takes control of DHFL board over governance issues
DHFL has become the first nonbank lender to be sent to the NCLT under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC).
View: A pro-markets worldview seems absent in BJP government’s policy prescriptions
The government’s role in accelerating growth was to lift controls and restriction on entrepreneurs, and give them greater freedom to operate.
Three Rafale jets handed over to India: Government
"Three Rafale fighter aircraft have been handed over to the Indian Air Force (IAF) till date which are being used for training of IAF pilots and technicians in France," Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik said in reply to a question in Lok Sabha.
NPS partial withdrawal rules and how it is taxed
NPS offers two types of accounts for an individual - Tier-I and Tier -II. It is mandatory to open a Tier-1 account to invest in NPS. However, there are certain conditions that must be met to make partial withdrawals from a Tier-1 account.
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