Daily Archives: 2nd January 2019

Good news Subsidized LPG cylinder price slashed

The price of subsidized domestic cooking gas or LPG has been reduced on account of tax impact on the reduced market rate of the fuel. Subsidized LPG price was slashed by Rs. 5.91/cylinder. After the reduction, a 14.2-kg subsidized LPG cylinder will cost Rs. 494.99 in the national capital from midnight tonight; it currently costs […]

New GST rates applicable on list of items that get cheaper

Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council after its meeting on December 22 had reduced the applicable GST rates on 23 items of mass consumption. The new rates that are applicable from today are expected to bring down prices of consumer goods such as televisions, tyres, monitors, movie tickets among others. Nearly 1,250 goods and services […]

JioPhone with six months free at Rs 1095

Reliance Jio is currently offering its customers a chance to get the JioPhone along with six months of free usage at Rs 1,095 under its JioPhone New Year offer. Under the offer, consumers will be able to get a JioPhone at Rs 501 along with Rs 99 vouchers for data and calling benefits for six […]

RBI allows Paytm Bank to restart account opening

Paytm Payments Bank has received the green light from the Reserve Bank of India to restart opening accounts for its customers. The bank intends to start Know Your Customer formalities for its wallets as well as its bank accounts from Dec 31, confirmed a company spokesperson. The RBI had asked the bank to stop adding […]

All you want to know about Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana

Modi government launched Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) in 2015. Suraksha Bima Yojana was launched in 2015. The accident and disability cover offered is valid for one year, from 1 June of the current year to 31 May of the next year. At just Rs. 12 per annum, it provides risk coverage of Rs. […]

BSNL Offers Additional Talk Time on Combo STV Recharge Options to Rival Reliance Jio

Countering Reliance Jio, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has kicked off promotional offers for its combo STV recharge options in select circles to offer additional talk time as well as up to 4GB data. The state-owned telco is offering benefits on its special tariff voucher (STV) options of Rs. 252, Rs. 402, Rs. 175, and […]