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Good News! Colleges to now issue driving licences: Here’s all you need to know

In a boost to make the driving license more accessible and make the whole issuing process more simpler, students in Delhi will now be able to apply for learners’ driving license from colleges and various educational institute as per a notification by Transport Department, Government of National Capital Territory, Delhi. …

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Chief Statistician punctures government’s claims, says EPFO data about formalisation, not job creation

Even though the central government attributes a sharp rise in the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) payroll over the past year as evidence to huge employment creation, Chief Statistician of India Pravin Srivastava says otherwise. EPFO enrollment data never “talked about job creation,” he told The Indian Express in an …

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Oyo Living for long-term housing rental

OYO which is known as budget hotel chain is all set to enter long-term housing rental segment named it as Oyo Living, told TOI that Oyo is working with independent owners and large builders to lease out properties for long-term housing needs of young professionals. The division has onboarded about …

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Withdrawing EPF before completion of five years? Here’s how you will be taxed

If you have quit your job, you can withdraw your Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF) money even before the completion of five years. However, according to the income tax rules, such withdrawals will be taxable. And not many people know of the tax aspect of withdrawing their EPF money. According to …

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Your bank may charge you for closing a bank account. Know why

These days a lot of hue and cry is made by consumers about bank charges especially when it comes to monthly average balance maintenance charges. But do you know your bank also charges you when you close your account within a particular time period. Generally, if the account is closed …

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Getting tatkal passport easier as govt scraps need for Class 1 officer’s nod

The ministry of external affairs (MEA) has decided to do away with the mandatory requirement of a so-called Class 1 officer’s recommendation on the application for a passport under the tatkal or instant category, in a move that could see an increase in the number of applicants under the category …

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Paid your income tax returns? This is how Modi Government will surprise you

The Modi government is working on an ambitious policy proposal to “facilitate” honest and consistent taxpayers in availing a variety of public services and tax-related works on priority, officials said Sunday. They said that a committee under the Central Board of Direct Taxes, the policy-making body for the Income Tax Department …

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How Central Government Pensioners Can Generate Pension Slip Online ?

How Central Government Pensioners can generate Pension Slip online ? – FAQ 1. What is pension slip? A pension slip contains details of pension payment credited to a savings or current account held by a pensioner. 2. How can I generate a pension slip? You need an Internet banking user …

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Aadhaar update services by banks, post offices to stay

UIDAI has said that the Supreme Court order restricting use of Aadhaar will have no bearing on enrolment and update services being carried out at banks, post offices and government premises. The move comes as service providers may still use offline verification tools that leverage the unique ID without authentication. …

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Sony offers permanent price-cut on Xperia phones: Details here

Just as India gears up for Diwali sales, Sony has offered permanent price cuts on a bunch of phones in its Xperia line-up. The company, according to a report in Gadgets360, is slashing the price of high-end Xperia devices, including Xperia XZ and XZ1, by as much as Rs. 10,000. Here …