EPFO May Reduce Provident Fund Contributions For Better Take Home Pay

Presently, employees and employers contribute 12 per cent of basic wages each towards Employees Provident Fund Scheme (EPF), Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) and Employee Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme (EDLI). New Delhi: Trustees of retirement fund body EPFO may…

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Will Airlines Cut Air Fares After GST Rollout? Don’t Count On It

Airlines may be unwilling to pass on the benefits of lower taxes to passengers, a report said. The Goods and Service Tax (GST) for most products and services have been finalised by the GST Council headed by Union…

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SpiceJet anniversary sale: Fares start at Rs 12

Budget carrier SpiceJet is offering air tickets for as cheap as Rs 12. The base fare of Rs 12 does not include taxes and other surcharges. The offer is valid for both domestic and international travel and is…

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June 30 Aadhaar Deadline Not To Be Extended, Government Tells Top Court

Several petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Unique Identity programme Aadhaar are pending in the Supreme Court. New Delhi: There is “no question” of extending the June 30 deadline for making Aadhaar mandatory for availing benefits of…

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IRCTC Rail Connect – Book train ticket at your fingertips

We have seen how the internet is playing a wide role in everyone’s day to day life. But now it’s the turn of Indian Government to make use of the internet to get closer to the people and…

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Nokia 3310 dupes are here: Check out Darago 3310, Micromax X1i (2017)

Nokia 3310 (2017), which is a revamped version of the iconic Nokia 3310 phone, is available in India at Rs 3310. Nokia 3310 (2017), which is a revamped version of the iconic Nokia 3310 phone, is available in…

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Tax on DTH, cable to come down: Centre

It said that the rate of entertainment tax on cable TV and DTH levied by states is in the range of 10-30 per cent in many states. New Delhi: Finance ministry on Tuesday said that the taxes on…

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WhatsApp will allow you to ‘unsend’ a message

WhatsApp will give users the ability to edit or delete the sent messages before they’ve been read. Say goodbye to your embarrassing messages! WhatsApp is reportedly working on a feature that would let you unsend messages after they…

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Apply for passport via mobile using the mPassport Seva app

  Back in 2013, the Ministry of External Affairs launched the mPassport Seva app on Android, iOS and Windows Phone platforms. With the app, you can get to know passport-related information right on your smartphone. mPassport Seva is…

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GST Rate Fixed For Services: How It May Impact You

The rates will be 5, 12, 18, and 28 per cent, depending on the classification from the council which exempted healthcare and educational services from the purview of the GST. The Goods and Services Tax Council chaired by…

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