The government has slashed the minimum annual deposit requirement for accounts under the Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana to Rs 250 from Rs 1,000 earlier, a move that will enable more number of people to take advantage of the girl child savings scheme.
GST rate cuts: GST council took a number of decisions including exemption of sanitary pads from GST, reducing GST rates on footwear, small televisions, water heater, refrigerators, lithium-ion batteries, hair dryers, vacuum cleaners, food appliances etc.
Manmohan Singh takes on PM Modi's 'self-praise, jumlas': Highlights of Congress Working Committee (CWC) meet
Singh has been a vocal critic of Modi government's economic policies. His strong statement after demonetisation was one of the prominent disagreement with the Modi government he has shown.
Greater Noida building collapse effect: Authorities vacate building in Shah Beri village after it develops 'crack'
Something Fishy! Governance in Manohar Parrikar's Goa in cold storage even as political pot boils over formalin
In a highly unusual development, anti-ISI slogans were raised by the supporters of Pakistan's mainstream political party, the PML (N) and others outside General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi.
Faced with litigation that has assumed "grave proportions", the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has directed the taxman to dispose of appeals cases where the tax demand is above Rs 50 crore on priority by the year-end.
Rupee on free fall: INR plunge to continue on strong dollar; may hit 70.3 by September, says Morgan Stanley
The US dollar is expected to remain bullish until middle of next month, and equity and bond outflows from emerging markets are also likely to stay strong, says a Morgan Stanley report.
The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has initiated the process of introducing QR code in their textbooks, a move aimed at helping students understand chapters better by watching a film or reading additional content on laptops and digital boards.
During the Triumph Tiger Trails 2.0, back-up facilities like a 4x4 sweep with mechanics and supplies such as medical kit, tool kit, puncture kit, spare parts, pumps etc, along with a VHF radio for communication will be with the riders all the times.
A long-term horizon for your investments is likely to generate better risk-adjusted returns, in times of global volatilityHead, Fixed Income, Canara Robeco AMC
Jio Phone exchange offer brings down the upfront payment to Rs 501 from the price of Rs 1,500 last year, which meant that a customer had to make an upfront payment of Rs 1,500 towards the security deposit
Ghaziabad building collapse: Many feared trapped in Akash Nagar; another mishap in Delhi-NCR within days
The incident comes days after nine people lost their lives in a building collapse in Greater Noida's Shah Beri village, which also adjoins Ghaziabad.
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, has developed an online tool, TreadWill, to help people cope with issues related to their mental health.
A term plan is issued to a person who is earning. Both the proposer of the policy and the life to be insured has to be the same person.
UPSC CAPF admit card 2018: The Union Public Service Commission has released the e‐Admit Card for Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination at upsc.gov.in, upsconline.nic.in.
Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have successfully reversed hair loss and wrinkled skin - the hallmarks of ageing - in mice, paving the way for treating age-related disorders in humans.
Actor Sanjay Dutt's biopic 'Sanju' starring Ranbir Kapoor is busy creating milestones! On the third Saturday of its release, the Rajkumar Hirani directorial has finally booked its spot in the Rs 300 Crore club.
Kotak Mahindra Bank today reported 12.29 per cent rise in standalone net profit at Rs 1,024.94 crore for April-June, 2018-19.
When someone is committed to save and invest, the quantum of fund is not important as much as the intent to save and be responsible to one’s future is.
Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE) Standard Chartered Bank’s private equity arm, has agreed to acquire Naspers’ stake in TBO Group, a leading online B2B travel distribution company in India.
This element could take oil to $400 or more in 2020 that would almost certainly trigger a global recession
What’s the most important element in global commodity markets right now? Carbon? Copper? Gold? Wrong on all three counts.
India's top 12 major ports reported a 19.32 per cent surge in imports of thermal coal to 28.28 million tonnes during April-June this year, latest report from Indian Ports Association (IPA) has said.
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