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Telangana: Now, police verification must for child passports according to MEA rule

HYDERABAD: To obtain a passport for your children, police verification is a must now. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has come up with this new rule in the issuing of passports across the nation. In Telangana, the Regional Passport Office (RPO), Hyderabad has issued MEA’s new rule to all the passport seva kendras (PSKs) […]

Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Engine Specifications & Features Leaked Ahead Of Launch

Royal Enfield is all set to launch the all-new Meteor 350 motorcycle soon in India. Previously, new details of the motorcycle were leaked online confirming that it will be offered in three variants – Fireball, Stellar, and Supernova. Apart from the variant details, the leaked image also revealed the colour options and new variant-specific features […]

State Bank of India introduces new feature to make ATMs safe

State Bank of India (SBI) has introduced a new feature to protect its customers against ATM frauds. The country’s largest public sector bank will now send a SMS alert to the registered mobile number every time a request is made for balance enquiry or mini statement via ATMs. This new feature will not only inform […]

Budget 2019: No need for a PAN, you can quote Aadhaar number for filing I-T return

With an aim to simplify tax administration and bring greater transparency, FM has proposed inter-changeability of PAN and Aadhaar. “Those who don’t have PAN, can file ITR by simply quoting Aadhaar number,” Sitharaman noted. Now, you can simply quote your Aadhaar card number to pay taxes without the need for a PAN card. Earlier in […]

Funds transferred from PF to NPS not taxable: PFRDA

NEW DELHI: Regulator PFRDA today said funds transferred from provident fund account to National Pension System (NPS) account will not attract any tax. “The amount so transferred from recognised Provident Fund/Superannuation Fund to NPS is not treated as income of the current year and hence not taxable,” it said while specifying procedure for effecting transfers. […]